I was so excited to visit Germany – my ancestral homeland! Of course, “dachshund” meaning “badger dog” in German. We first arrived in Frankfurt where we headed straight to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, a picturesque little town featuring the iconic Bavarian wood framed houses. It’s also renowned for the fact that it’s one of the… Read more!
Continuing from where I left off in Part 1, Oakley and I were having a blast down in the Smoky Mountains, but Oakley especially – having never ventured this far from his home, was finding the exotic humidity and heat to be a little overwhelming at times. Which is why the first thing we did… Read more!
It was to be Oakley’s first-ever trip out of the country, and his first trip anywhere aside from our cottage. For this trip, we partnered with Visit My Smokies who would help organize and show us some of the best things to do. Oakley was expectantly quite nervous. He lives with the parents of MY… Read more!
Although it’s perhaps seemed like things have been quiet with me on the surface recently, there’s been a lot going on! For one thing, Mum and Dad just started a beehive, officially making me a “backyard beekeeper”; another esteemed credential for my already mountainous resume. Not only that, but I just announced that I officially have… Read more!
I volunteered to teach the tick prevention 101 course this semester at my local university because ticks are something I have a history with. Yes, I had a tick once and it was a horrible experience. So, I’m using my power as a teacher to inform others just how ticks – and protection methods – work, so… Read more!
I just got back from an amazing trip to New York City. I’ve been there a bunch of times already, but this past visit has to be my favorite! As many of you knew about already, I was nominated for a Shorty Award a couple months ago, then with all the help of my fans… Read more!
I woke up yesterday to comments from friends and fans saying they had seen my photo on Reddit, the popular news aggregate and web content discussion site. The original photo of mine, which is me on stilts, had appeared in the Photoshop Battles subreddit, where users try to come up with something cool and clever using the… Read more!
I recently posted to social media and gave my fans the opportunity to pose any question to me they’d been wanting to ask. I got a lot of questions in response (couple thousand actually), from how my surgery went to how I do so well in costume, where I came from to where I like… Read more!