New Puppy: Welcome Earvin Zippance (Zippy) Greayer

Hi – just popping into let you know that I have a new arrival.   As with all new babies, families need time to adjust so I will be out the rest of today and back tomorrow (hopefully I will have gotten some sleep in the interim).   But until then, say hi to the newest member of our family.

Earvin Zippance Greayer - English Bull Terrier puppy

(BTW, those two bloody spots — they are a ‘welcome home, I’m so glad you are here’ love-pat from our cat)

His name is Earvin Zippance Greayer — I think we are going to call him Zippy.

I know the gallery is still probaby not working (unless it corrected itself as magically as it got messed up) but bear with me — I think you can still appreciate the cuteness.

til tomorrow ~ R


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Hi, I'm Rochelle and for 18 years I have worked as a landscape designer, author/writer, and design teacher. I've designed residential and hospitality (for hotels, restaurants, and spas) gardens across the USA and in the UK, Europe and the Middle East. After many years of teaching garden design topics in person, I launched the PITH + VIGOR Boot Camp series in early 2018. Through my blog, social media, and online courses (Garden Design Bootcamp and Planting Design Boot Camp) I aim to help homeowners learn how to confidently design and create home gardens that reflect their own personal and unique style.
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  1. Jenn on March 14, 2012 at 4:52 pm

    Apparently the gallery can spontaneously fix itself.

    Zippy is very cute.

    “I has a leaf” he says…

  2. Marsha @ Splenderosa on March 14, 2012 at 6:46 pm

    You didn’t say what breed Zippy is, and I would love to know. He, like everything else young, is absolutely adorable. He looks solid as a rock and like he might get big. We love dogs around here…DOGS RULE !!!

    • rochelle on March 15, 2012 at 6:20 am

      Marsha — He is an English Bull Terrier (like the target mascot or Spuds Mackenzie from the 80’s beer ads)

  3. janet on March 15, 2012 at 12:12 am

    congratulations! He is quite the cutie and will probably provide you with lots of tales and kodak moments for the blog. I look forward to watching your family find the magic in living with a dog.

  4. ksb on March 15, 2012 at 3:56 pm

    Ah, what I always think of as a “Bill Sykes” dog. Those paws are big!

  5. Kate on March 20, 2012 at 5:55 am

    Naaaawwwww! Welcome Zippy! I just got two little chickens and, while much less willing to cuddle me, I’m just as besotted! Can’t wait to see more and more photos and lovely puppy stories!

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