We Lost Flash Today

Our lives, our home, our family are irretrievably changed today. We lost Flash today, our beloved black lab who came to us as a 10 month old pup in 2007. We are heartbroken.

He had a routine visit to the vet earlier today, but had worsened breathing problems after that, and never quite recovered. In his last moments he wanted to be out in his back yard, which he certainly considered his domain and where he loved to be no matter the weather. It was cool today but sunny, and he left us in the warm sunlight.

I can’t write anymore now, I cannot see the screen because my tears are too heavy. But here are some pictures from an album we made for Flash in 2015. My heart is broken. I miss you so much.

Look at Flash’s album from 2015:¬†https://tinyurl.com/qkjbj4r

Let’s Play!

My portrait at Happy Dogz 2014

Flash and Mocha at Happy Dogz 2014

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2019 Thanksgiving

2019 Menu

Quiet Stone Thanksgiving Dinner

Turkey Breast a la Tante Marie

Spicy Lemon-Ginger Bread Stuffing

Beet and Potato Salad 

Quick Egg Bread Dinner Rolls [secret recipe – you must be present to taste]

La Follette Chardonnay 2015

Pumpkin Pie w/Whipped Cream



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Disclosure, 2018 Tax Filing – Postcard Version

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Miss You Sweet Brown Dog

Just a year ago…and I miss you every day. Here is the first time you were our assistant brewmaster, standing by “Sweet Brown Dog Ale,” you were no bigger than a 5 gal. carboy.

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Thinking about Mocha today, her 17th birthday. It’s been less than a year since you had to leave us and I miss you so much, sweet brown dog.

I am trying to find some things on the internet about Mocha. Here are links to her Sire, and her Dam’s kennel:

Honbury Enigma

Windy Knoll Kennels

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I had to leave my family today

I had to leave my family today. Life just became too hard and they knew it was my time. We had 16 years together and they gave me such a good life. We are so happy for all the time together. Sorry I can’t be there today to get treats and hugs, there were so many. My family said they will always love me, and I believe them.

Mocha Honbury Kahlua, Our Sweet Brown Dog, 1/5/2002 – 2/12/2018

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Dolomite Ridge Weather Station Operational

Weather Underground PWS KWIMADIS175

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