Archive for December, 2015

The last day of 2015

We headed off to Burton Bradstock as the sun came out this morning on the last day of the year.  Read more…

“The Three Strangers” in Thomas Hardy’s country

Yes, that’s us – me, George and Mummy visiting Dorchester where Thomas Hardy lived most of his life. Read more…

We arrived in Yeovil, so did Frank!

The winter days are short. The sun rises after 08.00 – so when we had an early start this morning, it felt as if we had come out in the middle of the night.  Read more…

When David met Goliath

Yesterday Crumpet came to visit – and both Darcy and I were taken aback!   Read more…

再见 (Zàijiàn) – Till we meet again

It seemed like only yesterday when Ellen and Kai arrived back in London, home from Dubai for the holidays – but today they’re already leaving to go back to Dubai. Read more…

Rounding up the year in Dorset

We’re all packed and ready for our trip tomorrow – we’re heading off to the coast. Come wind, rain or hopefully sun, we will do what we’ve done almost every year – walk on the beach on New Year’s Day. Read more…

Wearing our Polos

The weather is so mild in London but there’s often a threat of rain. So Mummy didn’t want to put us in any woolly things but instead we put on our Polo t-shirts. Read more…

The singing Italian!

Tory (the one hiding behind George) whom we visited in Carpentras in April came to stay with us before Christmas.  Together with Janet they had a little ex-De Beers “reunion” – they were all colleagues many years ago. Read more…

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Walking off the Christmas Pudding!

We’re running towards the Serpentine Gallery for our last 2015 Hyde Park Doodles Meet! Read more…

The best for the last!

This box was delivered at 10pm last night – saving the best for last? Read more…

Oh Christmas Tree!

When we were taking our morning walk on Boxing Day morning, we came across a tree lying on its side – on a pavement that we often walk past. Read more…

So this is Christmas

We’ve never been to the church across the road from where we live but Mummy said there’s always a first time. Read more…

The Twelve Days of Christmas … Is it a good book?

The Twelve Days of Christmas … TWELVE days of presents and treats? Wow! Read more…

Hello from the other side!

Happy Christmas Little Tyke! We haven’t seen you in a while. Read more…

Twas the night before Christmas

It’s Christmas Eve and we are off to dinner at Stanley’s – Read more…

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Christmas time is here

A lovely video.

May you and yours share beautiful memories together this Christmas.

With love, May, Darcy and George

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Washing-n-Fluffing before Christmas Eve

Well, it had to be done.

We had our Christmas “wash-n-fluff” yesterday at The Pet Spa. Read more…

HAPPY CHRISTMAS!

Look Mummy, this makes a good photo outside of Orla Kiely’s store window. Read more…

What are you doing on Sunday?

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When you have had your second helpings on turkey and stuffing. Read more…

L’escargot, Georgie?

As in snails, Porgie! Read more…

From our home to yours …

To all our readers far and wide, we wish you all much joy, peace and happiness this holiday season. Read more…

What or who is under the tree?

It’s Jaffa-kins! Read more…

Demanding George

This is what happens every morning … Read more…

Dear Father Christmas …

As Christmas Day approaches, it will mark the day seven months ago when Harlow went missing.  As we celebrate being with each other, let’s give a thought those who are missing someone they love. In this case it is Harlow … Read more…

A new Italian on the scene

Part of the Christmas festivities is getting together with friends.

And whenever it is down to Mummy to organise the venue, she always made sure they would allow George and I to be there – either back to same old haunts or whenever she hears of a new find – we’re there! Read more…

All candles have been lit …

Happy 4th Advent! We are now so close to Christmas! Read more…

Last shopping weekend before Christmas

Christmas is coming and we still needed a couple more pressies to buy. So we were off to the best pet boutique in town! Read more…

The Patient and the Impulsive

The sun peeped out for a little while when we went to the park this morning.  And there were squirrels everywhere! Read more…

A Tree of Memories

We only have a little tree and it’s not a real one – but Mummy had it for many years and fits her current lifestyle perfectly.  As much as she loves pine trees and the beautiful scent – she absolutely abhors the cleaning up afterwards!   Read more…

Come closer and love me tonight!

OKAY!!!! I don’t mind Georgie. He annoys me sometimes. I am not the snuggle-up type but when we’re on the bed at night, well things happen … Read more…