Arlene and two adopted dogs.

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

Monthly Archives: March, 2014

Just a quickie

Trying my darnedest to keep up my blogging, Today the weather took a turn for the better, that evil North east wind swung round to South east, still got an edge, but not as bad, it was still a bit chilly on the beach. I’d made up my mind to do some gardening to-day, I …

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Environment……..Who cares

Who cares? .. well I do, I get sick of hearing the pundits that talk about vanishing species when they do sweet noting about it, it’s all verbal garbage from their mouths. I’m not going into statistics here as I don’t have them at my fingertips, but you can find them in the relevant places.What …

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Me again

I don’t know how others manage to keep interesting blogs going continuously, I think of all sorts of things during the day that I’ll post, but when it comes to putting fingers to keyboard i get bloggers block, but I’ll try. The weather [always a good subject] was lovely last week, so I spent a …

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What I’ve been up to

I’ve been having a little play around with a programme I found while surfing, well there’s two actually one is called imikimi.com and the other is Lunapic .com Here’s a little sample of what I’ve been doing My Lovely Jet   My granddaughter and husband   My grandson and fiancée Craig and Jade   My …

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Once……….an accident, twice………….sheer carelessness.

As some of you may know I make my own bread, Yesterday evening i put all the ingredients in the machine set it and sat down to watch Television, After about an hour and after the last knead I take the paddles out of the dough otherwise they stick in the bread and getting them …

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They ought to be ashamed

I live in a very beautiful area of the Hampshire/Dorset border, now at this time of the year it’s mostly locals who use the beach and walks round the area, When out walking my dogs I never cease to be amazed at the amount of dog poo that litters the paths., it’s especially worst just …

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I did it……..YAY!!

After lunch I went back to the jumble of wires and scarts etc, and had another go, I kept getting a message, ‘no device inserted’ I then tried taking out the jacks I had put into the adapter for the camcorder and put in the scart into the place, sounds complicated doesn’t it > well …

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Technology…………..Bah !!!!

I have lots of old VHS tapes mostly of the grandchildren when the were young, also of my dogs that have gone. I was hoping to transfer them to DVD so sat one afternoon and sorted out all the ‘bits’ I had a tape in the VHS player and wanted to eject it, it just …

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Why seniors still need newspapers

I was visiting my daughter last night when I asked if I could borrow a newspaper. “This is the 21st century Dad,” she said.“We don’t waste money onnewspapers. Here, use my iPad.”   I can tell you this. That fly never knew what hit him.

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Just in case you wondered where I’d gone here’s a few jokes.

Son: “Dad, we’re learning about prisms at school. They’re fascinating.” Dad: “That’s good son, because as a dyslexic black boy, you’re bound to end up in one.” Paddy decides to take up boxing and goes for the required medical. A few days later the doctor ‘phones and says “Paddy, you realise you’ve got sugar diabetes.”Paddy …

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