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I'm happily married and lucky enough to know it.
Interests: travel, dogs, games, art, animals, old cars, language, cooking, movies, reading, photography, shoes, chickens, clothing, my husband. not in that order.
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I came across this lively crowd of young Nepali fashionistas while walking through Boudha yesterday. The Nepal Fashion Bloggers were holding their first Bazaar at the Hotel Harmika in Boudha. Nepal Fashion Blogger Bazaar Everyone was having fun trying on... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Danger Dog Blog
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The artist Bishnu has populated the district capital of Myagdi, Darbang, with his lovely hand painted signs. Beauty/Barber shop sign by Bishnu This talented artist left for Saudi Arabia in 2007, soon after I hired Bishnu to hand paint a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Danger Dog Blog
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The Siddhartha Art Gallery currently is featuring the collection of Kamala Lama's antique portraits of the Nepali royal family from the 1920s. The exhibit runs through June 13th, 2016 and Siddhartha Art Gallery has new hours and is open until... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Danger Dog Blog
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In walking around Kathmandu and Pokhara, I come across fewer and fewer of my beloved Beware of Dog signs that inspired my fair trade art project... A happy puppy hand painted on metal. I think I know the artist on... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Danger Dog Blog
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It is always a pleasure working with the artist Dilip Niroj. His work never disappoints... Dry ready and waiting! Dilip's artwork is always fun to see as he leaves it out on the street for me to find. Rasta the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Danger Dog Blog
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Sagar Bitsa's new finals are lovely... Dee Dee the Chihuahua by Sagar Dee Dee the Chihuahua by Sagar captures her mystery. No lettering was requested on this Danger Dog sign. Mavis the Open Hearted Dog by Sagar Mavis the dog's... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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New finals are coming in, these great portraits are from artist Sanjib Rana. Florbel, an American Bulldog, by Sanjib Rana Sanjib Rana captures Floribel's strength and she looks great against her mountain setting. She is an American Bulldog and is... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Off the Beaten Path in Nepal, part 6. This spring in Nepal, the haze is unprecedented. However the Lali Gurans bloom is in full swing. Nepal is famous for their huge Rhododendrons and this year's flowers are big and beautiful!... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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After that grueling walk with a gain of over 3500 feet in 5 hours, we were ready for the flat walk to our hotel in Dhorpatan. This hotel, the Community Hotel of Dhorpatan, had been recommended by 3 people, but... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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It is always fun to pick up new work from the artist Nara, with his traditional dark blue background. Dee Dee the Chihuahua by Nara The beautiful pup Dee Dee in her first final, by Nara. Dee Dee had requested... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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We left Darby and after about an hour and a half easy walk arrived in Bobang. Our hotel in Bobang was unmarked. There was reputed to be one by the school, but it is no longer open for some reason.... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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It is always fun to slowly walk off the beaten paths of Nepal. We stopped in Darby, simply because there was a hotel there, and what a great place it was. Run by Shurra, she was a great hostess, making... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Jit Gurung came through with flying colors in his latest series of final Danger Dogs (and a cat)! Utah the Australian Shepherd by Jit Gurung Utah is a handsome Aussie and is well captured by Jit Gurung, a sign painter... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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From Bertibang, we continued on our way up the Baglung Valley to the town of Soikhola. We were told it was an hours uphill walk. Crossing over the footbridge The scenery along the way was lovely and after Bertibang, we... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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This trip we decided to try a new direction for our month-long trek into the mountains of Nepal - heading up to Dhorpatan. We did this with no guide, but we did have a map of the area. We planned... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Pokhara is in holiday mode. Their new year has just begun. The dogs are having fun, too. A shaggy Nepali dog enjoys New Year's Day This happy dog has been celebrating the New Year's Day by playing and jumping in... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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The wildflowers of Nepal are colorful and varied. From the large Rhododendrons (known as Lali gurans - the national flower) to the tiny blue Gentian, there is a wide range of flora here. Tiny Gentian flowers cover the hillside You... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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The Danger Dogs are traveling to England to be part of The Dog Show in Brighton! The dates are the weekends from April 30th through the end of May. Last year's exhibit was fabulous and is featured on this YouTube... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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Hanuman by the artist Narsh Welcome to the Year of the Fire Monkey. I was born in the year 1956, which in the Chinese Zodiac, makes this the first year since my birth that this combination has come around. It... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2016 at Danger Dog Blog
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This latest trip to Nepal, the second of the year 2015, was especially popular with Chihuahuas! Scully the Golden Chihuahua Scully is a particularly bright and beautiful Chihuahua with her big eyes and ears and golden fur. Her three choices... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2015 at Danger Dog Blog
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These Zen Cats are finally in. Which would you choose? Google and her final 3 portraits come alive by Megh Raj, Dilip and Sanjib (clockwise from top left). Yahoo, Google's counterpart, exudes a dangerous glow in her three portraits by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2015 at Danger Dog Blog
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These Danger Dogs from Nepal are sure to please. Which would you choose? Ganda and Wyatt are lovely against the backdrop of the Himalayas, hand painted on metal by Megh Raj, Sagar and Sanjib Rana (clockwise from top left). The... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2015 at Danger Dog Blog
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Gandalf and Luna and their final 3 Bianca and Maggie and their final 3 by Indra, Megh Raj and Sagar (clockwise from top left). Jou Jou, the charming mix of Boston Terrier and Bouvier, and her first 3 finals by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2015 at Danger Dog Blog
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The final three of 2015's last order are coming in... Ella the Enchanted Dog and her 3 finals Ella the Enchanted Dog is hand painted on metal by Shahi, Sagar and Dilip (clockwise from top left). Ella looks good in... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2015 at Danger Dog Blog
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Ellis and Daisy's three finals Ellis and Daisy are a Chihuahua and a Dogue de Bordeauz. Their three finals are by Dilip, Jit Gurung and Shahi (clockwise from top left). Argos the Terhuven and his final three Argos the Terhuven's... Continue reading
Posted Dec 1, 2015 at Danger Dog Blog