Arlene and two adopted dogs.

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

Monthly Archives: October, 2011

Thoughts on gardening

I’ve got about twenty minutes before I get ready to go out, so I thought I’d put up this quick blog post. Looking at the garden to-day I got to thinking about next year. One thing I’ve made up my mind about, is no more spur of the moment plants from the Garden Centre just …

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A miscellany of stuff, mostly food

I’m settled with some of my favourite music a cup of tea and a piece of cake, I thought to h*ll with the chores I will have a cyber chat. My daughter Arlene, her daughter and husband took me out to lunch yesterday, I ate too much, bangers and mash, followed by Apple crumble and …

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A couple of little grumbles

I was reading the newspaper the other day and there was an article on to-day’s doctors. It struck a cord with me having had a bit more to do with doctors in the past couple of years, than the previous 50 as far as I can gather. The author was commenting about the more cavalier …

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A few pics

Hi folks I hope I’ve caught up with and replied to most of your comments to my blogs, if I’ve missed anyone out, I apologise. I’ve not done anything jaw dropping lately, very hum drum. The weather has got  a bit milder but now the clouds are building up and the rain that has threatened …

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For Sheila [natswans]

Hi Sheila here are my photos of the caterpillar, or dragon if you prefer .

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Hello

Hi there folks, I’m back though I don’t know for how long, Not wishing to sound a moaner, but just to say I’ve had a lot of discomfort from this ‘frozen shoulder’ and not sleeping well, I went to the doctor and was prescribed painkillers, so I’ve been giving it a bit of a rest …

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Always Look Up

I was sent this to-day and I thought it too good not to share, Thank you all for your previous comments about the sunsets and kind ones on the painting. I’m hoping to come visiting as many of you as I can. Have a lovely week end.   THE BUZZARD:If you put a buzzard in …

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Sunset etc.

I’m waiting for a loaf to finish cooking then I can go to bed, so I’m taking advantage of the time to posting up some news etc. My shoulder is improving, I’m limiting the computer use and taking it all steady, though  I did do some gardening this afternoon, Why does a wind decide to …

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Trivia

    In the 1400’s a law was set forth in England that a man was allowed to beat his wife with a stick no thicker than his thumb. Hence we have ‘the rule of thumb’ ———— Many years ago in Scotland , a new game was invented. It was ruled ‘Gentlemen Only…Ladies Forbidden’.. . …

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Protect your Password

 Given the current climate re: concerns for computer and data security, I suggest you take this message seriously. This is for your own safety and security!If your workplace has been assessed and determined to be at a low level of risk,the following method is recommended to ensure no one can see your passwords or what …

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