Tag: #puppies

365 Grateful – Days 220 to 222

365 Grateful – Day 220:  So grateful to Lenard’s for being so thoughtful and kind.  This magazine arrived in the mail from them with a lovely note!  Thank you so much. I love the magazine and look forward to trying some of the amazing looking recipes in it! […]

365 Grateful – Day 171

The best friends I could ever have are my puppies.  The last couple of weeks have been difficult but these two have provided me with unconditional love, companionship, lots of cuddles and loads of laughs and smiles. Chelsea on the left turned 13 on 3 March 2013.  Ava […]

365 Grateful – Day 152

I’m grateful to MrMM for organising the installation of a new pet door giving our dogs access to the covered pergola area! MrMM is still on holidays.  In fact, he has one more week of holiday before he returns to work.  During this time at home he is […]

365 Grateful – Day 98

I’m grateful for this 2013 calendar that I bought myself for Christmas.  I buy one every year.  Anyone would think I like Cavalier King Charles Spaniels or something!! For those that are interested, here is a photo of the back which shows a small version of the photograph […]

Ava – 12 weeks

I thought that those of you who do not see my Facebook page or Instagram might like to see an updated photo of Ava.  Here she is at 12 weeks.  She turned 12 weeks on Tuesday 18 December.  We think she is just gorgeous!  She looked so cute […]

Puppy Roster

Ava is 11 weeks old today!  She arrived to us 1 day before she turned 9 weeks so she has been with us for 2 weeks and 1 day.  For 1 week and 6 days of that time, I have taken on total responsibility for the night duty.  […]

365 Grateful – Day 74

I’m grateful for the joy of seeing the world through puppy eyes where EVERYTHING is fascinating! You know how with kids when they are little there is that time of day (usually around dinner time) that is referred to as ‘the witching hour’ or ‘the god help me […]

Confessions from a new puppy mum

I’m tired!  I’m very, very tired! Don’t get me wrong.  I absolutely love our new puppy Ava and am very glad we have her, but I had forgotten how tiring a new puppy can be.  I’m not the late twenties/early thirties with young kids gal that I was […]

365 Grateful – Day 66

I’m grateful for toilet paper rolls! Toilet paper rolls have proved useful before – for various crafts when my children were little.  I used to save and collect them for craft use at home and to donate to kindy and preschool! All these years later and we are […]

365 Grateful – Day 65

Tonight I will be very grateful to get some sleep!! My first night with our new puppy Ava went well for a first night in a new home for a little pup….but my sleep was interrupted at 1am and again at 5am and I’m a little out of […]