Category Archives: Home Life

Blackdown Walk – Surrey/ Sussex borders

A beautiful National Trust walk through 500 acres of heathland and woodland that we have been getting to know this week is called the Blackdown Walk. National Trust Blackdown Blackdown or Black Down is an important landscape feature on the Surrey/ Sussex borders.  It … Continue reading

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Broken Birdhouse – Squirrel Patrol

The roof of the bird house has been broken for a while. It looks like this! Although it doesn’t look that great, it is still continuing as a popular food stop for all the local birdies and provides me with relaxing … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain Go Away…

Rain, rain go away…Come back another day. Since I arrived in England, it has rained and rained. My window cloud art whilst watching the rain. We tried to go for a walk on the heathland and there was a lot of sludgy … Continue reading

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Closing Drawers!…Tricky T-Day

This weekend we have moved to England and whilst my human is trying to organise all our bits’n’bobs, I thought I would show you one of my helpful tricks I am learning! Us doggies like to make ourselves useful around the … Continue reading

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Wash & Groom…Sparkly Clean!

My ‘wash & groom’ time starts off with teeth cleaning…then ears and eyes…followed by a manicure…a shower…and yummy treats as rewards for just staying still! 🙂 Relaxing with my pal Toffee after our ‘wash & groom’. Then we look forward to … Continue reading

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All Change!

“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.” Alan Watts So it’s ‘all change’ with us..It’s official! The land of my favourite forests and hours of daily … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

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Here comes the sun!

The sun came out shining its happy magic on me and my pal Toffee as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.  With all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it,  the sun has far more important … Continue reading

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Shorties & their ‘Cute Power’

The Shorties, that is to say – the doggies that stand well below my belly in height – are very popular on the French Riviera. They don’t mind me calling them Shorties, in fact their humans argue that the Shorties are the normal sized … Continue reading

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A trip to Blighty!

Is it that time already?  Another trip to Blighty? Oooo..the green forests and rich soft smells of the English countryside for me to run around in..mmmmm…ahhhh! I will miss my friends, but I look forward to my forest adventures and super … Continue reading

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