Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
Grand Ideas
InterSpecies Memos

Tag: fourth of July

Security Alert!

Dear Mom,I don’t like wearing this coat. XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,We won’t leave it on today. I’m just fixing one of the Velcro pieces, for next time you need it.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,I don’t need a coat.XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,I know, sweetie, normally you don’t. But I think this one helped you during the Fourth of […]


Dear Poppy,You don’t seem to be at all alarmed by the booming sounds every night.Love, Carolyn Dear Mom,Oh no!!!!!! Should I be alarmed? XOXO Poppy Dear Poppy,No, sweetie! I just wanted to check in with you on it. A lot of the dogs in the neighborhood have been freaking out. Seems like folks have been going […]

The Star

Dear Poppy, You are looking very patriotic! Love, Carolyn   Dear Alpha Mommy, Patriotic? I thought this t-shirt says I’m a star. XOXO Poppy   Dear Poppy, Well, maybe both. You are a star, honey, and you are wearing red, white, and blue. Love, Carolyn   Dear Alpha Mommy, I don’t understand patriotic. What does […]