I didn't realize it's been SO long since posting. I have a few layouts from June/July to upload, but time just got away from us. It was a busy summer and now it's even busier!!
June -- job interview in IL, visited family in MI
July -- roger emergency hospitalization with epiglotitis (life-threatening emergency), recovery (MANY thanks to dear friend Melissa who immediately flew out to help me. major plumbing repair (ABS piping failed kitchen drain). started getting backyard fence estimates.
August -- 4-day weekend vacation to Ely MN. wall repair & painting from plumbing job.
September -- week vacation in the Black Hills of SD followed by pickup of NEW PUPPY!!
October -- birthday & anniversary, and busy, busy, BUSY potty-training puppy!! visit from Mom & Dad :-)
born 7/30/11, joined our family 9/25/11-- here she is at 11 1/2 weeks
her name's meaning:
KEIKO (japanese for "blessing")
DAKOTA (native american for "friend")