Dax is taking a quick afternoon catnap.
I'm preparing dinner.
(Baked chicken strips with whole wheat breading from scratch, in case you were wondering. Out of the ordinary lately.)
I realize it's a little too quiet for my liking.
I notice sunlight streaming into our hallway- which has no windows.
The back door is gaping open.
The 3 year old and dog are gone.
This is what I walked out to find-