Oh dear Ben … and baby elephants


I am sure I must have remarked before now that Ben is practically the size of a baby elephant.  He weighs just a little under 12 stone (168 lbs) or 76 kg and stands around 5'8" on his back legs.  So a big fellow - but a gentle giant, who is usually happy to amble along on his walks in a placid sort … [Read more...]

Tilly & Floss


I am so proud of my daughter Rosie and her new business venture, Tilly (named after that naughty little goldendoodle shown below  "helping" Rosie with her work!) & Floss. Rosie loves to sew and comes from an even longer line of needlewomen than I do (!) Not just on my side of the family - … [Read more...]