My daughter has always been an animal lover. She was to blame when we adopted a golden retriever when I was pregnant with my third child and had no right trying to take on another thing.
I should mention my (then) husband had been working on me to get a dog for years, but with a one-year-old, a two-year-old, and another on the way it felt like too much–we all know moms do the heavy lifting when it comes to pets.
But, when my daughter laid eyes on the sweet dog and crawled over to it I could feel their hearts intertwining. When I called my now ex-husband to say I’d changed my mind, and yes, we should definitely get a dog as long as it was this particular one, he was beyond shocked.
I’m so happy I said yes to a dog
There wasn’t a day that went by when my Anna didn’t spend quality time with our dog, Eve. They slept together, played together, and Eve was a bit chunky thanks to…