Over a week has gone by since Bruce moved in with his new family. I chatted with them Friday and it sounds like he is doing well. We are all having to adjust I guess. Timmy has been a slightly different dog since Bruce left. I think he's just happy to be the only-dog-child. For… Continue reading It’s been a week of..
I'm never a fan of goodbyes. Especially when it's someone you know and love and looked after for the past 4 and a half years. But I think we are all ok with it, as sad as we are...Bruce has found his new home! A lovely family has taken him in with open arms! And… Continue reading Bitter-sweet Goodbyes…
Beyond heartbreak. Beyond sad. We have, so sadly, made the descion to re-home our beloved Bruce. Even just writing that sentence has made me break down in tears. I think it's the hardest decisions we've ever had to make. We found Bruce, then known as Henry, at the Lost Dog's Home when we lived in… Continue reading Heartbreak called Bruce.
So now for a little while, we've been using this amazing amazing table...All built my the amazing Jacob. Part recycled gymnasium floor with the free-throw line, part rimu posts from someone's old decking, lots of glue and lots of nails and a whole lot of sanding!Putting the top together, and hand carved-planed posts magically turn… Continue reading Remember that table?
As of late...Cold Infusing Oil with Pineapple SagePizza with my homemade Mozzarella. Sorry for the lateness on the posts! Trying to play catch up now! Watch out!xo
Summer hasn't been too summery here, but it's still summer.DoorbellBruce enjoying the summer sun in the window seatChamomile and Lemon FizzKawakawaSunny kitchen window sills with mint, basil, lemon balm and lemon grassHello bumble!Front door letters, too bad it doesn't open any moreTimmy looking a bit grumpyHello blackberries behind the houseA rainbow of tomatoesOur valley
... can be rare, but well worth taking advantage of.Enjoy it all when you get the moment...
Finally some Christmas photos! We had a lovely time, our first Christmas in our new house... even with no furniture. Our fantastic little tree from the Aro Street Community Centre.Peanut Butter Cookies for the Dog Park Party? Such a lovely time!!Post Dog Park Sleepy.Christmas Dinner. Go Jacob with his Manuka Honey and Orange Glazed Ham. Fantastic.The new… Continue reading Christmas Love..
Ok, maybe not help with the household chores or the painting.. But it's times like these you can't help but love the lil bloke!!My Scrappy Do!
Finally.After a couple heart-wrenching days, we have all arrived here in Wellington, safely, in one piece, a little tired and confused, but so happy!I was absolutely heart broken when our lovely little dog-boys were picked up in Melbourne by Barry from JetPets. Seriously. They had barely driven away before I completely lost it and broke down… Continue reading Our new home…