Soon my family is complete again. While the two-legged members of the family travelled down-under, Perry got to spend our holiday with Mr. 14's cousins in Sweden. As I write this post, our ship has arrived in Stockholm and we are driving north to their house. Needless to say we are all very excited and... Continue Reading →

Six Word Saturday: 27.7.2013

Back where it all started from! Follow this link and you'll see where we were 12 months ago! The handsome fellow you see above was our introduction to the Lagotto breed. A special anniversary post dedicated to Perry will follow at some stage shortly. His first birthday is just around the corner 🙂

The Dog on the Tuckerbox

Guess what I'm up to this weekend? Okay, I'll let you off the hook, you don't have to guess. I'm hosting a restaurant! Last year I wrote about the first time I attended Ravintola Päivä (Restaurant Day) and I closed the post by expressing a vague desire to maybe have my own restaurant for a... Continue Reading →

Weekly Photo Challenge: From above

Perry loves the snow! His first winter has been like an amusement park for snow lovers: snow just everywhere you look! So good for running in and jumping through; wonderful to eat although not so nutritious 😉 ; fun if not frustrating to catch; and of course - rolling in it! His first action walking... Continue Reading →

Weekly Photo Challenge: Colour (my morning!)

The weekly photo challenge drops to my mail box every Friday afternoon any time between 1400 and 2000. A week ago the message opened with a flaky blue door and this opening text : Color. Splashed on the walls of cities, in batches of flowers in gardens, in the doodles of students, and on the palettes... Continue Reading →

A Word A Week Photo Challenge: Action

Here is my belated entry for the word of the week photography challenge. Action and phone cameras are an oxymoron in my mind. However, the end result is not too bad. The first picture is the original, the second after some editing This was Perry just before his first haircut 😎 I'm fulfilling the mobile... Continue Reading →

It’s a new day, a new month and a new year!

Happy New Year! Onnellista Uutta Vuotta! I hope that your new year celebrations didn't leave you too worse for wear! Our family had the quietest NYE in a long time. We did buy a few fireworks and Mr. 13 accompanied The Engineer out to let them off about 9:00 pm. At midnight the neighbourhood show... Continue Reading →

Who knew it would be easier? Life with a puppy has been far less challenging than initially feared. Introducing Perry (he's a Lagotto Romagnolo if you're wondering 🙂 !)

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