OK then folks, the time has come for me to mention the Christmas. I was wondering whether to go all out for the “Real Tat” look or just stick to the usual “Understated & Tasteful”. Having browsed the Interweb this bright and sunny day, it seems that “Understated & Tasteful” will be a challenge.… Continue reading Understated or Tat?
Just a general observation from our wanderings around the neighbourhood this morning. In said neighbourhood there appears to be plenty of canine people. What I would like to know is, why do people of the human variety get one dog, never mind two or three, and then leave it/them out in the garden all… Continue reading Barking – Mad or Otherwise
Good Day People! The mahoosive pile of boxes shipped from the UK is diminishing …….. slowly. From this: to this: His Lordship spent the other day building two IKEA cupboards – bless his heart – ❤️ – to put all the plates, dishes, mugs, glasses etc. etc. in. Having moved from the house in… Continue reading Stuff and Nonsense
Well Hello. I did say my mood would lighten up a bit after the last blog. I have decided that I should just laugh at all the things that get on my last shredded nerve. But before I get my “Happy Face On” one last word about sprinklers……. Tipping down with rain… Continue reading A Little Bit of Rambling
Good Afternoon friends and relations. I have not been very active these past weeks – not that I couldn’t but more I couldn’t be arsed. Having a few thoughts on whether we need to relocate from this rented house to another rented house. Not sure His Lordship is amenable to that though. The… Continue reading Some Negatives
Still looking for a repellent that works on these flying bitey bastards! Have ordered some stuff in the UK which I will be collecting on my small, swift trip in September. The company would have shipped to the USA but you will never guess in a million, squillion years how much they wanted to… Continue reading General Waffling of No Account, Whatsoever!
Right then, couple of weeks in to this American Adventure and all is going quite smoothly. The Dogettes have settled in pretty well – The Sensitive Soul, had a couple of mishaps but all is now better, thanks in part to an Adaptil collar and Rescue Remedy. We seem to be working on a routine –… Continue reading Just Checking In for a Chat
I keep making lists, ticking things off then making a new list which is even longer than the previous one! How can that be? But at least the three important bookings are in and confirmed……….. The VIP’s flight The Hoominions flight The goods and chattels shipping I have even made a notice for… Continue reading The List Goes On
Is it time for me to have a small panic? Or a large panic? His Lordship has been in touch with the crooks estate agents selling our house and they have suggested that COMPLETION will be sometime before the end of July. I am assuming that they mean this year. Ha! I had better… Continue reading Don’t Panic Mr Mainwaring! Don’t Panic!