#AtoZChallenge: “T” is for TORONTO

Welcome everyone, to the #AtoZChallenge Blogging Extravaganza, where hundreds of bloggers publish 26 posts in 26 days – one for each letter of the alphabet – covering a myriad of topics!  “Travel & Culture” is…Read more

HOT! HOT! HOT!

Originally published July 18, 2013. Revised July 19, 2017 Another heat wave is upon us, and pretty much all of North America, it seems.   Today’s weather in the Toronto area: Dogs feel the heat…Read more

THE DOGLADY’S AUTHOR BIO

DEBBIE D. Canine Innkeeper in suburban Toronto, Canada, known as ‘The Doglady”. Writer/owner of THE DOGLADY’S DEN website. Photographer, animal lover, music fanatic, inveterate traveller, history, literature and cinema buff. Eternal “hippie/rockchick”. Bi-national, German/Canadian. Speaks…Read more

SPECTACULAR LIGHTFEST AT NIAGARA FALLS #WW

We are fortunate to live near (~45 minutes’ drive) one of the world’s natural wonders, Niagara Falls. Read more HERE. Last weekend year, free from doggie houseguests, hubby and I took an overnight getaway there,…Read more

THE POWER OF GRATITUDE | #FlashbackFriday

Welcome to FLASHBACK FRIDAY, where old posts are given new life! Flashback Friday, introduced by Michael G. D’Agostino of A Life Examined and hosted by Jemima Pett, is a monthly blogfest, occurring on the last Friday. Michael’s directive:…Read more

THE #CherishedBlogfest: PRECIOUS MEMORABILIA #CBF16

What’s the story behind your most prized possession(s)? Welcome to the #CherishedBlogfest! Hosted by: Dan Antion / Sharukh Bamboat / Damyanti Biswas / Mary Giese / Peter Nena / Cheryl Pennington / Kate Powell  Their directive: “We invite you to talk to us…Read more

MUSIC AND WORDS AWARD #MWA

I’m thrilled and honoured to have been nominated for the MUSIC & WORDS AWARD by fellow bloggers and music lovers Mary of Jingle Jangle Jungle, Michele of Angels Bark and Jeffrey of J.A. Scott. This award was…Read more

THE DOGLADY’S 2015 RETROSPECTIVE

HAPPY NEW YEAR, EVERYONE! The previous year went by so fast, it’s all a blur! Doesn’t it seem like the passage of time accelerates as we get older? All the more reason to make the…Read more

NIAGARA FALLS FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

We are fortunate to live near (~45 minutes’ drive) one of the world’s natural wonders, Niagara Falls. Read more HERE. Last weekend, free from doggie houseguests, hubby and I took an overnight getaway there, to…Read more

NOTHING ELSE MATTERS – #BOTB RESULTS

Welcome back! It’s time to announce results for the Aug. 15th BOTB post BATTLE OF THE BANDS (BOTB), hosted by Far Away Series and StMcC Presents Battle of the Bands. is where you listen to different…Read more

THE DOGLADY’S DEN

Welcome Wilkommen Bienvenue  Benvenuto Bienvenido अभिनन्दन Hello from Toronto! https://thedogladysden.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Hello-from-Toronto.mp3 Thanks for visiting my little corner of the internet. Let me entertain you with memoirs, photos, travelogues, creative writing pieces, music galore and so much…Read more