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Best in Show

Roger and I don’t have children.  We have dogs.  We have chickens.  We have projects. We have different activities.  We have fun.  Never before have we taken the dogs to a dog show, but when our friend Ann came to visit from Taiwan with her six-year old daughter Luna, the local village dog show seemed a fun way to spend an afternoon. 1,093 more words


Hangershell Rock and Butterdon Hill

Just a short walk today with a couple of aims, the first was to scout out a wild camp spot and the second to find Tor Rocks. 384 more words

Dartmoor Walks

At long last…

Mirabile Dictu! We’re pig-free!

They say that every day’s a school day and that has certainly been true of the Batch 1 experience.

Whilst in large part our Tamworths were supremely easy to look after, one thing which they all had in spades (probably more so than any flavour of pig we’ve kept previously) was intelligence. 403 more words


Dartmoor sheep like our grass

With all this rain the grass has become very green and lush at Bernard’s Acre. The moorland sheep have not been slow to notice, we welcome them for their company and their lawn mowing skills 24/7


I need to get acquainted with the UK!

Growing up, my family was lucky to travel as my dad worked for an airline so we went to the US several times, Canada, Hong Kong, Cyprus, etc. 174 more words

What Does It Take To Be A Royal Marines Commando?

The Royal Marines describe themselves as ‘the world’s most elite amphibious fighting force’.

Part of the Royal Navy, the force is trained to respond rapidly to international crisis situations. 582 more words

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