There have been many times in our lives together so far that my husband and I have been preparing for a new member of our little family, or considering adding one. We’ve driven excitedly to collect a new hamster or rats from a rescue centre, counted down to merging our existing pets together when we… Continue reading Preparing for the next addition to our family… and adapting routines for the rest!
Yesterday started at 3am for me, with a few hours’ sleep caught and my alarm heralding my early start to watch the election results continue to come in. I never quite lose hope when it comes to voting time, in spite of past experience, and continue to care so deeply about the ins and outs… Continue reading When the world is going crazy…
A very happy Easter everyone from us all, including the pheasants who pop by to visit in the mornings!
On the cusp of another working week, and the weekend has passed in a blur so quickly as usual. Beginning on Friday with an easy night in the barn with Charmer, brushing out (yet more!) winter coat, taking an amble down the track and reading an old favourite pony book in his company; it was… Continue reading Weekend with the boys, big and small 💙
Today, 4th April, is officially World Rat Day, a day which since 2002 has celebrated rats as pets, and as the intelligent, affectionate and amazing animals those of us who have had the honour of having them in our lives know them to be. Possibly one of the most underrated and misunderstood animals, rats have… Continue reading Happy World Rat Day from our mischief 💙🌍🐁
This week began in my little world with a sad goodbye, as I gathered together with my mum, dad, brother and sister to spend a last couple of days with our family dog Ginny, before taking her to the vet to be put to sleep. At nearly 14 years old, Ginny had done so very… Continue reading Endings and Beginnings