All posts tagged: basset hound

In My Brain Today: SpouseMart

By Leslie Lindsay It’s been a crazy-busy couple of days and that is why I have been a bit of a blog slacker.  With out-of-town guests, an Apraxia Walk, a wedding anniversary, and a new dog….well, you can only imagine the business.  Throw in two kids and a traveling spouse, well… So, my hubby and I were celebrating our anniversay a little early.  At the pet store.  So romantic, right?  After 10 years, I guess date night has a whole new meaning.  Having a new hound around the house defintitely calls for some new equipment.  So, here we were, kid-free and we went to PetSmart.  I began by telling the clerk that we needed to get some food for our new basset hound.  “No problem, right this way,” she chirped and lead us towards the back of the store. “I, uh…would like to match this dog food,” and I procured a snack-sized Zip-Loc from my purse with kibble I had gotten from the Foster Family who had Sally before we adopted her. The clerk cocked …