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Introducing Ben...

So my second furry friend is the 13 year old collie we rehomed earlier this year! He is such a sweetie and just a typical, sleepy old man with just the right amount of crazy! 198 more words

Country Life

A Busy Year

Daphne has had another busy year, giving talks on otter conservation and appearing in a number of feature films including ‘Ab Fab’ the movie, and the new ‘Bridget Jones’ as well as ‘The Crown’ for Netflix.  51 more words

Daphne Neville

Schefflera Tree (鵝掌柴)

This is a flowering tree,in my garden.

Whenever flowering always attract a lot of bees and butterflies, flower withers after a period of time, then the tree bears fruit, it is a bird’s favorite fruit. 16 more words


ach, ten minutes here or there...

If I have to leave my child one more time in the care of an ill-tempered parent, I am going to move to our secret desert island. 928 more words

Parenting Abroad

Thoughts on Surviving Grief

I think everyone wants to know how to make the pain stop after losing someone dear. I have had a lot of experience in this regard in recent years, suffering a number of human, canine, and feline losses. 459 more words

Dogs & Other Animals


“The darkness is just as important as the light”