Blogger: Life & Times of the Acklin Army, Squirrel Hill
We will miss him forever. We are so thankful for having him for 14 years. He taught me how to be a mom and I'm so grateful for all the years, all the memories, all the times he was there to lick my tears and make me laugh. The beauty of a dog is that they ask for nothing, not one thing, but for your love and acceptance. And they give you an ocean of love and memories in return.
Learn more about Wilson, and how the Acklins helped their children cope with his death, here.
Erica Acklin is a Capitol Hill staffer, turned elementary school teacher, turned stay-at-home mom to three kids in Squirrel Hill. Erica holds a M.S.Ed. from Duquesne University and a B.A. in Political Science from Iowa State University. Her post on blogs as the new baby books was also featured on PlayGround.