the end of the road

I must say, it was a surprise, to have so many people react to my previous post about our dog, Lupin. I wrote that post at a very low ebb, my patience stretched beyond breaking point, my optimism non-existent. I dreaded my … Continue reading

whilst I’ve been away…

So, as you may have gathered, I haven’t been around on here much recently. I was a bit burned out with blogging. Having written a blog post most days over a few years, life became busier than it had been when I started out. … Continue reading

see you in the new year!

tiny steps

So life with a dog continues… I never appreciated, as a child, the work my mum put into turning our dogs into the well behaved, well trained, well adjusted creatures they all were. But I tell you what, I do … Continue reading

a dog never lies about love

The mind of a dog is a mysterious thing. Inviting a dog into your life necessitates trying, mostly unsuccessfully, to understand this mystery – to some extent, at least. Last weekend we invited Lupin, a crossbreed rescue dog who was born on the … Continue reading

bargain box

Just a quick post as a reminder that I will be opening the lid of my bargain box, and selling off all of the items left in it after the Secret Garden Craft Fair. If you would like to be in with … Continue reading