Arlene and two adopted dogs.

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

Monthly Archives: February, 2012

My Invitation

This morning I got an invitation, no,  not to a party nor Buckingham Palace, but…..to renew my car insurance,  I love the way they write to you.   Dear Mrs Phillips Then they thank me for insuring with them for the past twelve months, I should think they should thank me, I’m paying for their …

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It all falls flat

Damn, damn, damn, after yesterday’s little spurt and getting all fired up to really make a big dent in the garden chores, it’s all gone pear shaped, why’s that ? you ask, well two reasons, One is that it’s a good deal chillier and pretty dull and overcast….. and Two  is that I didn’t sleep …

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Zip-a-de-do-da, zip-a-deday….

Remember that song?     zippadeday, my oh my what a wonderful day, tra-la, Jiminy Cricket in Pinnochio if I remember right. Well it’s been like that here to-day folks, from when the sun got going around 10 am till another glorious sunset at 5.30 pm. I got up around 7.30 am as usual and …

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Last night and to-day

  Last night was awful! I went to bed at pretty much the usual time around 10.30 pm,, the previous night I’d finished reading a Biography, Jenny Bond , who was the Royal Correspondent , it was OK, I started a new book ..Into The Darkest Corner, by Elizabeth Haynes, her first  novel and highly …

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Job satisfaction

No matter what your job, you can always try to make the most of it ….   —

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A parking matter part two

I intended posting this yesterday but got tied up, But, I went back via car to the parking spot, I wasn’t sure whether or not I’d see Mr. Know all, as I was a bit later. but as chance would have it, just as I got the dogs out of the car he drove down …

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A Parking matter.

I had to call the police station to-day to get clarification on a parking matter. In the evening I often take the dogs down a longish Avenue which has several roads leading off mostly with dead ends. The blue arrow is my route and I park down at the bottom as shown by the blue …

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Find the Face ……FOUND

Here is the face

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Just a quickie

Hi , just a quickie to let you know I’m still in the land of the living, been busy and been bored, not necessarily in that order, also been very cold, and wanted nothing more than just to hibernate. Today is much milder, in fact after the minus degrees of the past two weeks it …

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East or West

In Britain we are accused of being obsessed by the weather. and, yes, it’s probably true., but when you live on an island in the latitude that we do the weather is so diverse you just have to keep an eye on it to plan your life, |We can get three seasons in a day …

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