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Rotten Puppy

I know you are thinking, "how can she look at that cute little face and call Lexi rotten." Well, that cute little face is deceptive. She has been a really rotten puppy lately. I know, she is technically not a puppy, but she is sure acting like one. We were told when we adopted her that she was two years old. Well, we quickly figured out that was a lie when she continued to grow, and we pegged her to really be about 10 months old when we got her. That makes her about a 1.5 years old now. But over the last couple of weeks we have notice some serious behavioral regression in her. She has decided that she no longer wants to go "pots" (the bathroom) outside. She prefers to do it where ever she currently is. Even if she is on our bed, our couch, or in her kennel. It has become really frustrating. Nothing is wrong with her medically, a quick yet expensive trip to the vet figured out that she has just become lazy. Ugh.

The vet suggested that we treat her as if she is a pu…

Minnesota State Fair!

Yesterday Morgan and I went to the Minnesota State Fair for dinner! And of course we had a blast eating our way through the fair. It was great to finally go have fun without worrying about homework and school.

We left after Morgan came home from work. We used the free park and ride which worked super great and the icy-cold buses were super nice since it was 90+ degrees outside. We got to the Fair about 6:00 so the sun was setting and it was a little-bit cooler than it had been. We specifically decided to go Monday night so the crowds would be as small as possible (if you want to meet a super crabby Morgan and Nicole - take them to the fair when its super crowded and hot - the tiny amount of patience I have disappears pretty quickly).

The first thing Morgan and I did was get our very favorite food at the fair - French Fries! Not just any french fries, the ones from the giant french fry place near the haunted house. They were perfect. For those of you who haven't been to the fair, t…

Lazy Blogger Alert

HOLY COW! How has it been almost a month since I've written a post? Wow, I suck. Sorry. Over the next couple days I'm going to try to write some updates on all the semi-interesting stuff we have been up to. And I promise I'm going to be better in the future about updating!