Photo challenge: Place in the world

This weeks photo challenge is an interesting one: “Where’s your safe space? Where do you go when you need to feel inspired or cheered up?” because for me that isn’t a particular place but more of an activity with the right people and a beautiful background definitely helps. Taking Kira out for a walk (normally with Al) always makes me; […]

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Down among the bluebells

I love this time of year. The trees are blossoming, the weather is (in theory) get warmer, our walks are (again in theory) getting less muddy and best of all the flowers are coming out. One of my favourite things to go and see are the bluebells. And this year I finally have a dog to go and walk through […]

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Holidays with Dog

Since getting Kira 9 months ago we’ve taken her “on holiday” three times; once just us and twice with my partners family. Now pre-Kira this was a common occurrence and I can’t imagine that will change hence already having been away twice and with one already in the planning. But taking a dog away with you changes things; what you […]

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Mud Mud Glorious Mud!

As I imagine many of you with dogs will be very aware of is that around this time of year lots of our walks are muddy! Some are a lot worse then others. Now I don’t know about you but I tend to see this mud with an ever worsening sense of dread. Kira however, loves it! As was shown […]

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My First Hike

This weekend we took Kira on her first hike…and ours. I haven’t been to Wales much so decided we’d visit the Brecon Beacons. Honestly, I didn’t look at what walks were in the area or anything sensible like that, simply found somewhere I’d like to stay and then looked for where we could walk afterwards. Probably not the best plan […]

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