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October 29, 2011

Hi friends! Sorry for the break in posting—things got pretty busy here this week! It’s been the last round of workshop in my poetry class at UAH, and on top of that, today I helped out with the Alabama high school area participants in Poetry Out Loud, a national poetry recitation contest.  I helped students workshop their original poems today—it was a lot of work, but actually really fun! 

In addition to everything that’s been going on here, we’re taking a quick trip to Shreveport tomorrow—in on Saturday and out on Sunday—to attend a friend’s wedding shower. 

This is all to say…I probably won’t be posting this weekend! I hope you have a great one, and I’ll see you on Monday!!

ps—to make up for my lack of posting, I thought I’d try to win your affection back with some entertaining photos of our dogs in costumes through the years.  Don’t act like it’s not working. No one can resist a dog dressed as a cow.

Their first Halloween together: gettin’ down on the farm:

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Then came the hot dog and the squirrel (those things go together like peas and carrots.  Or hot dogs and squirrels):

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Devil and angel:

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A lovely bride and groom:

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(We shot these photos on campus and ran into one of my students in the process.  Nothing says “authority figure” like dressing your pets up in costume.)

And finally, the canine gondoliers:

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If this is what we do with our dogs, can you imagine what we’re going to do to our kid?  Seriously.

Happy Halloween!!!

15 Comments leave one →
  1. October 29, 2011 1:08 am

    Bahaha, I love the gondoliers!

  2. October 29, 2011 1:18 am

    omg such hilarious pics!

    have a great weekend and hope it’s full of R & R for you on your getaway!

  3. October 29, 2011 4:09 am

    Have a great weekend! Those pictures are hilarious-frank wont let us dress him up!

  4. October 29, 2011 11:31 am

    I LOVE IT!! Seriously, I think I like seeing dogs dressed up more than kids. Crazy.
    Enjoy your fun, busy weekend!

  5. October 29, 2011 12:05 pm

    this is SO CUTE. i love the giant bride and tiny groom :)

  6. Danielle permalink
    October 29, 2011 2:01 pm

    Hahah, these pictures are hilariously awesome.

  7. October 29, 2011 3:48 pm

    Your pups are too cute! Have a great trip!

  8. October 29, 2011 5:19 pm

    awwwwwwwwwww yay! keep doing this for ever ever! i cant dress up the ferritos so i have to live vicariously through you! <3

    have a happy halloween anna!

  9. October 29, 2011 7:20 pm

    Hope you have a great weekend. I just love seeing pics of your pups. They’re just so full of personality!

  10. October 30, 2011 1:40 am

    Can we please stop this cuteness train?? After reading this, I’m going to have a smile frozen on my face!

    The gondoliers are my favorite one though, that is so creative. I can’t wait to dress Linky up on Monday :)

  11. October 31, 2011 2:08 am

    Hope you had a great weekend! Love the pics of the pups!

  12. October 31, 2011 10:53 am

    I can’t decide which costume I like best!!!! Happy Halloween :)

  13. October 31, 2011 11:52 am

    Adorable…just the smile I needed. :)

  14. October 31, 2011 4:55 pm

    I remember these photos from last year, or a previous post! Even seeing them for the second time made me bust out laughing. :)

  15. October 31, 2011 7:17 pm

    Haha, so cute!!

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