Tag Archives: dog

Aug 2nd, 2008

Today in photos

Tom played soccer this morning. We sat on the front deck enjoying the sunshine. David hunted siblings And then we went on a picnic with my mum AND Adam’s mum, took Clara to a dog park for the first time (she was in HEAVEN), played basketball with the kids, and completely failed to take a […]

Jul 16th, 2008

High praise

Our very wonderful Vet on Wheels (or more precisely, his wife) brought the cats and dog back from their holiday out at the vet’s place tonight. Clara apparently has been an impeccable guest, she was described as “the most beautiful dog I have ever met”. Well, yes. I knew that 🙂

Jul 8th, 2008

The dog got lonely on the weekend

When I went to bed on Sunday night Clara climbed up beside me and demanded cuddles. Her bed is in the other half of the rumpus room which has been converted into our bedroom and a gym area and is divided by bookshelves so there’s no door on our bedroom as such. When I told […]

Jun 11th, 2008

Adventures in dog ownership

Bloody dogs, in particular the ones which escape from backyards and wander the streets unattended. So. Brendan (who, I might point out, REALLY doesn’t like dogs) and I were walking Clara up to the school to meet the kids and we get stopped by this guy who is looking for Pymble Station, had no map, […]

Jun 5th, 2008

I went to work today

Now that’s something I haven’t said in about 11.5 years! Yep I’m back in the paid workforce, just 2 half-days a week at the moment and nicely flexible when it comes to school holidays and the like. I’m not sure how much work they’ll have for me going forward (and of course there’s the whole […]

May 18th, 2008

To sprawl or to snuggle that is the question

Clara had been an outside dog before she came to live with us (what with her family renting the house they were in and all) but lounges seemed to hold no mystery at all. She knew exactly what they were for as soon as she saw them. When no-one else is sitting in the lounge […]