Another Month On

We were told/warned that the 4 to 6 week period after a death is probably the worst part and they could be right though it’s all pretty awful to be honest. The time when the quiet descends, the funeral is past, all the paperwork has been signed, all the meeting with his friends and old… Continue reading Another Month On



And what a strange month that turned out to be! Ups and downs and all over the place. Of course there was the sad news of the Queen's passing. I'm surprised at how shocked some people were. She was 96 and not long lost the love of her life. At least she had the foresight… Continue reading September

Creating · Dogs

Tullamore Dew

Tullamore Dew 16.03.2006 - 24.08.2022 Tully was bought as a companion for Ruger as we were told GSP’s shouldn’t be alone. She only ever saw herself as equal too, if not more than, any other big dog. She could run along with the best of them. She swam like a little torpedo and no piece… Continue reading Tullamore Dew


Being in the Wars

Well we’ve had a few weeks of strangeness starting with John and a nosebleed. Not just any nosebleed of course. His has to involve blood vessels well up into the sinus cavity and being on two types of blood thinners. Then there was the no response from 111, 999 having a 4 hour minimum ambulance… Continue reading Being in the Wars