Sunshine and Sanity

Sunshine. Honestly, sunshine. The blue sky started peeking through the clouds and actual sunshine appeared.

sunshine actually appeared in the sky

The sun actually appeared in our sky!

We danced. We sang. We wrestled. Ok, sure, that might sound like a normal day for us, but we did it with such enthusiasm. And when the regular time for our walk around our neighborhood came . . . there was no rain! So we walked! We might have been a wee bit excited.

Just a wee bit

Just a wee bit.

Yes, sanity has returned. Normalcy has returned.

Well . . .

Well . . .

Ok, fine, our definition of sanity and normalcy has returned.


  1. Donna Wolfe on October 6, 2015 at 9:41 pm

    Looks like Rusty the Rooster is still whispering in some-pup’s ear…

  2. Zoe on October 6, 2015 at 1:49 pm

    A backward typhoon is a happy typhoon

    • The Thundering Herd on October 6, 2015 at 9:03 pm

      Which might be the best slogan possible for him.

  3. Juno's mom on October 6, 2015 at 9:30 am

    Seeing them so joyful just being out for a walk shows that it’s the simple things in life that bring the most happiness.

  4. Sea Wolf on October 6, 2015 at 8:48 am

    Exuding waves of happiness Siberian style. Next stop .. zoomies.

  5. Khyra on October 6, 2015 at 8:46 am

    Sanity and Sibes

    Why is my mom smiling?


  6. The Painter Pack on October 6, 2015 at 6:59 am

    Yay! A happy and exercised Herd!!

  7. Lori on October 6, 2015 at 5:58 am

    Oh such happy puppies❤️❤️????

  8. Mom, Ice 'n Ebby on October 6, 2015 at 3:49 am

    Mom sez: And there is nothing happier than a Happy Siberian Husky! Trust me, I know this, too!

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