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On leash or not - have your say about new dog-walking bylaws

If you’re a member of our Facebook group, you’ll know by now that the City has caused quite a stir in our neck of the woods by suggesting that dogs should be on a leash on the Alphen trail and a few other green-belt areas. 441 more words


Was today Monday?

Bob was missing at walk time early this morning. So we started searching his usual hideouts. However when, the kitchen, the hall and his favourite blanket beside the doors to the garden revealed nothing, we widened the search. 25 more words


A Dog With A Job...

Stroodle and I had been housesitting for some friends recently. We had also been charged with the care of a German Shepard named Ilse.

This turned out to be a bit of a hardship on Stroodle for several reasons, not the least of which is that Stroodle open feeds. 361 more words



Day 14…

Had a nice walk with the boy and the doodles…


Kitchen: Most Popular Room In Our House

One thing I’ve realized, and many of you probably would agree with me, is that the kitchen is the most popular and used room in a house.  97 more words


because it's dreary & cold

Or Death and December

George Garrett

The Roman Catholic bells of Princeton, New Jersey,

wake me from rousing dreams into a resounding hangover.

Sweet Jesus, my life is hateful to me. 18 more words

Abby Paying Her Bills In Person

Abby was pretty surprised when I told her that she needed to go in person and pay her water/sewage/garbage bill.  As you can see, she was so bothered by it that she was giving me the cold shoulder.  101 more words