Arlene and two adopted dogs.

Just a blog from someone who loves to communicate with other dog owners

Monthly Archives: May, 2011

My Budgies

Hi all and thanks for visiting and comments, I’ was blogging to someone else about budgies and thought I’d post up some of mine when I used to breed them.They were in an aviary but I sometimes think I would like to have a pet, but I keep hearing the mantra, ‘A bird in a cage …

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The Garden Centre

A few blogs back I mentioned that I lost a few shrubs to the hard frost we’d had, I was most saddened at the loss of a Firethorn that was maturing nicely.   However I decided to-day to go to the Garden centre to get a replacement. I pondered on whether to choose a Viburnum, Escallonia, …

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Flowers [again]

The roses are in full bloom so I couldn’t resist taking some photos. the yellow ones are from the garden and the Briar are from the fields, they were taken with the camera phone,  I didn’t intend taking photos so left the digi home, sigh, so the pictures aren’t great. There is also a pot …

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To-day’s walk

Nothing spectacular, the day was very windy and my 114 lbs had a job to stay upright in the strong wind. I as usual didn’t have the camera, but TBH there wasn’t really a lot to photograph, except some waves, so I whipped out the camera phone and tried to catch the most dramatic, which …

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Life’s lessons

Someone asked me did I mind getting old, ‘of course I do’ was my initial re-action, but then I gave it a bit of thought, and decided that it’s not so bad after all. As I’ve aged, I’ve become kinder  and less critical of  myself. I’ve become my own friend..  I have seen too many …

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Just a few pics from my camera

Nothing to say so as a picture says a thousand words,  here’s a whole encyclopaedia   Sitting watching Piers Morgan interviewing Des O’Conner, Hard to think he’s 79, but \i think he’s had some Botox, as the only thing in his face that’s moving is his lips.       I don’t understand why Dandelions …

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Just wanted to say

with kind thoughts in your heart, and kind words from your friends.

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Who, me? an award. I don’t believe it

It appears i’ve been awarded a versatile blogger award by a canine friend called Sandi, you can read all about him in sandysays1.wordpress.com  I am honoured and absolutely amazed.  I thought my days of awards were over and done when I hung up Tango’s training lead. It appears i have to divulge 7 things about me …

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Chattering

Just a little catch-up My kitchen is all but finished except for the curtains which are being made, but may be about 3-4 weeks yet, so I’ll leave the final photos till then, Ruby has got over her little op and has had no ill effects at all, and is now enjoying off lead running …

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The Addict

Oh go on, said the voice, No way, I replied, I’m sitting here peacefully reading, Why not, said the voice, Because i don’t want to, I said, Come on, you know you enjoy it,it persisted, Oh go away and let me alone, just because I enjoy it doesn’t mean to say I want to do …

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