Animals, Food, My Photos, New Zealand, Recipes

Pets, Friends, Fresh Fruit & Preserving

Although we are heading in to winter here in New Zealand there is still loads of fruit around. Kiwifruit season has started. At the moment I have a couple staying with me from China who are on a year long trip around New Zealand. Sophie & Bob are very sweet and I am really enjoying… Continue reading Pets, Friends, Fresh Fruit & Preserving

Funny Stuff

Time for some smiling…

1. The local news station was interviewing an 80-year-old lady because she had just gotten married for the fourth time. The interviewer asked her questions about her life, about what it felt like to be marrying again at 80, and then about her new husband’s occupation. “He’s a funeral director,” she answered. “Interesting,” the newsman… Continue reading Time for some smiling…

Animals, Birds, Fauna, Food, My Photos, New Zealand, Pets

Winter Solstice in NZ

The Winter Solstice is here in the Southern Hemisphere and it is a cold dreary day. The tuis are still filling my garden with their song. I love having this pair residing in my trees. Someone however, does NOT think it is a good idea to get out of bed...can you guess who ??? Yesterday… Continue reading Winter Solstice in NZ

Animals, My Photos, Pets, Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday

Animals, My Photos, Pets, Thoughts

Because they loved me… Isobel is holding a Pet Remembrance Day at her blog in memory of Cat, her beloved moggie that she lost three years ago. She has inspired me to tell you about some of my dearly missed and always loved pets. The first pet I remember was a budgie. When he died I horrified my… Continue reading Because they loved me…

Animals, My Photos, New Zealand, People, Pets, Weekly Photo Challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections

Animals, Movies/DVDs, Pets

The Secret Lives of Dogs

What do YOU know about your dog ? appears not nearly as much as I thought I did. This documentary is life changing in the way it allows you to understand what a dog does and why. Simple things you never knew. Like how a dog's body works when they shake water off. The… Continue reading The Secret Lives of Dogs

Animals, My Photos, People, Pets, Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday


Animals, My Photos, New Zealand, Travel Theme

Travel Theme: Work

It looks more like fun to me, but that's what these guys do for a job. And so cute to boot !!!! Related Posts: Travel Theme: Work

Animals, My Photos, New Zealand, Pets, Travel Theme

Travel Theme: Yellow

Dogmatic was at the A & P show this year. meet Legend...who with great gusto had fun jumping through a YELLOW hula hoop. Travel Theme: Yellow