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Lara Elizabeth
Dogs, horses, books and travel are the things I love most.
Dogs, horses, books and travel are the things I love most.


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I Love Boca
It's a helluva start, being able to recognize what makes you happy .  ~ Lucille Ball 

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In Search of Treasure
You can either be a victim of the world or an adventurer in search of treasure.  It all depends on how you view your life. ~ Paulo Coelho

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Before I Was Hers
You can know an animal - or a person, for that matter - in
an instant, really,  though your understanding can go on unfolding for years. ~ Mark Doty  

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Pop Your Pup Helps Fuel My Unapologetic Dog Obsession
Everyone who knows me knows that I'm obsessed with dogs - any and all dogs, to a point, but more specifically, my dogs. I could look at Ruby's adorable face all day, and since she's on my phone, computer, office bulletin board, and oh yeah, on my arm, I can...

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Summer Wonder
A dog can never tell you what she knows from the smells of the world,
but you know, watching her, that you know almost nothing. . . ~ Mary Oliver

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"Look! A trickle of water running through some dirt! I'd say our afternoon just got booked solid!" ~ Bill Watterson  

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The Tonic of Wildness
We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to
explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious
and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and
unfathomed by us because unfathomable....

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On (Im)permanence
As promised, I'm back to share my Ruby tattoo, and to start writing more regularly. This has been the most amazing summer of a most amazing year, and I've been doing a great deal of reflecting on luck, love, loss and gratitude. For perhaps the first time in...

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Natural Beauties
Too stunning not to share these beautiful portraits of my girls, taken by one of my best friends, Steig Ole Lerbakken who is staying with me for the summer. He is available for pet (and human) portrait sessions in Colorado through October. All is well with ...

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Should You Need Us
In this unusual picture, the hyper dog is sleeping and the lazy dog is awake. Life is always surprising us... For my first post of 2017 I'm here to tell you that I'll be taking a break from the blog for a while, to pursue other adventures and to contemplate...
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