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The Prompt: Summer

Summer Summer is in, now school is out. “Ice cream please!” The kids all shout. Lazy days; less work, more play. Outdoors beckons; less home, more away. Families spend more time together, There’s a lot to be said for better weather. Lush green grass and big blue skies, Sunglasses on to protect our eyes. Picnics […]

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Strawberries & Pimms; It Must Be Summer!

England. June. What sums up Summer more than a fresh bowl of strawberries or a refreshing glass of Pimms? I love both so I was delighted to find some new ideas for these seasonal treats. Strawberries boast an abundance of vitamins and antioxidants; they are undeniably delicious, yet equally nutritious. The red fruit is a […]

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Off to Oxborough

When Stella and I visited the beautiful Water Gardens at Gooderstone this Summer, we then went on to have a look at Oxburgh Hall. Despite it not being a million miles away from home it’s yet another place I hadn’t got around to visiting. A friend often goes and then makes me envious with his […]

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Woof Wednesday: The Great British Bark Off

Yes, a certain very popular TV show is back on telly tonight, so, in honour of that, I’ve browsed the interweb and found some Summer recipes for our four-legged friends. Stella loves the Billy & Margot ice cream of course but it’s good to make things at home too…these are all on my to-do list, […]

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Woof Wednesday: Phew! What A Scorcher

We weren’t thinking we’d have to share a warm weather warning this Summer. We were thinking people were becoming more responsible pet owners and our four-legged friends wouldn’t be in any danger. It seems we’re wrong. There’s already been a news story shared on my Facebook timeline today about Spanish police breaking into a car […]

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Summer Woof Wednesday: Keep Pets Cool & Safe

We all know about the dangers of keeping dogs locked in parked cars in the summer; it’s a no-no for any dog owner and a well-publicised concern. Whilst avoiding common dangers, you can also take proactive measures to keep your animals feeling cool this summer. Here’s a guide to some of the best things you […]

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Summer Festival Season Is Almost Here

If you saw my Facebook this week, you’ll know that, after several years of illness, I’m getting my gigging shoes back on with a trip to see The Corrs at Newmarket Nights next week. I’m so excited…the last gig I went to must have been Madonna back in 2012 and I haven’t seen The Corrs since […]

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