And they called it…

So how is everyone doing? Last week was Mental Health Awareness Week in Canada – with the state we’re in a week hardly seems enough. On March 11, 2021 the World Health Organization finally called the coronavirus outbreak a pandemic and we are still deep in it.

Lockdowns, job losses and social isolation still have a tight grip on us, but also has being denied the most basic sense – touch. Physical touch is a sense that tops my ‘things I will no longer take for granted once this is over’ list.

Also on the top of that list is Starr, my two-year old Springador. Her dad is a Lab and her mom a Springer Spaniel. And yes, on some days it is a recipe for crazy.

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