Author Archives: myriadeann

YORKIES and RAG RUGS by DE ANN SMALLWOOD

One of my favorite memories is taking a bath in my grandmother’s claw foot bathtub and stepping out on the handmade rag rug placed on the linoleum floor at the side of the tub. The floor was always cold especially … Continue reading

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YORKIES AND CANNING by DE ANN SMALLWOOD

It’s fall in our neck of the woods. The trees are thinking about changing colors and the rain we received yesterday had a cold, wintry feel to it. We live in Colorado so we can expect snow in October. My … Continue reading

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YORKIES AND THE FINE ART OF PATIO SITTING by DE ANN SMALLWOOD

I am a genuine, certified, patio sitter. I hit the patio at 6:00am or earlier, coffee cup in hand, and work at planting myself there throughout the day. I am committed to my craft. My patio sitting work day lasts … Continue reading

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YORKIES AND COMPUTERS by DEANN SMALLWOOD

Have you seen the poster of Garfield, the cat, holding a running chain saw over a computer? He has a look on his face that I have had the last few weeks while trying to get my computer and printer … Continue reading

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Yorkies And Dirty Fingernails by DeAnn Smallwood

Gardner’s most generally have dirty fingernails. This comes from their love and enjoyment in gardening. I too have dirty fingernails. Dirty, broken, and disgusting. Spring has sprung and with it comes getting the garden ready for planting. And though I … Continue reading

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YORKIES AND JIGSAW PUZZLES by DeAnn Smallwood

They say its an ill wind that blows nobody any good. The Yorkies aren’t so sure about that because since Covid and isolation their mom and dad have become dissectologists. Yep, dissectologists to the point of sometimes ignoring their fur … Continue reading

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YORKIES AND FORGETFULNESS By DeAnn Smallwood

Have you ever heard the saying that goes something like: of all the things I’ve lost its my mind I miss the most? Uh huh. Well, the Yorkies are worried about Mom. I forgot to do my blog for today … Continue reading

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Yorkies And Christmas Gluttony

I am a victim of gluttony. My Yorkie boy, Eli, is also a victim of gluttony. Because of the images the very word provokes, I pulled out my trusty synonym finder. The following didn’t make me feel any better: greedy-gut, … Continue reading

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Yorkies and Tryptophan by DeAnn Smallwood

I love Thanksgiving. It’s my favorite holiday of the year. Why? ‘Cause of the yummy, delicious, turkey dinner. I also enjoy my nap that comes after I gorge myself on the golden brown, roasted turkey and all the other mouthwatering … Continue reading

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Yorkies and Fall by DeAnn Smallwood

The Yorkies and I are entering the fall season with mixed feelings. They are trying to figure out why its so cold when they go out in the early morning to do their jobs. I can almost hear them asking, … Continue reading

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