Surprise Visitors

With the title of today’s post, you would think that we had some surprise visitors at Chez Herd. But, no, the Hu-Dad went across the valley to our cousins house last night to visit with Tartok and Ruby (ok, and the Hu-Grandmom).

Tartok with surprise visitors and supervising grilling.

Tartok supervising the grilling of pork chops.

While he does visit there some, rarely does that happen on Sunday. But it seems that we have a holiday weekend here, so Monday is not a work day. Which is sort of strange for a day called labor day that the entire point is not to labor.

Ruby supervising the grilling of pork chops

Ruby supervising the grilling of pork chops.

And, yes, you are probably getting the impression that our cousins are very good supervisors of the grilling process. They are also very good supervisors of the eating process.

What are you eating, Hu-Dad.

What are you eating, Hu-Dad?

We hope everyone has a terrific Labor Day – whether you are not laboring in celebration or you are laboring because you live where it is not a day of celebration.


  1. The Ao4 on September 7, 2015 at 3:28 pm

    Wait, what?!? You’re NOT supposed to labor on Labor Day? NOW you tell me!
    I’m glad the hu-dad was well-supervised!
    Yours sincerely,
    Margaret Thatcher

  2. Lori on September 7, 2015 at 7:32 am

    Tart ok and Ruby❤️ You are both soooooo beautiful❤️ Happy Labr Day Hu-Dad and you adorable Herd???✨??

  3. Susan McManus on September 7, 2015 at 3:46 am

    Aww,, Tokyo was also supervising the grilling of meat -chicken in our case. Happy Labor day to you and the herd (working dogs? )

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