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Merry Christmas … To All! (and Happy New Year!!) Date: December 31, 2021

Well, I’m writing this during the chaotic whirlwind that is the week before Christmas – I like to think of it as the storm before the calm! There’s an awful lot of preparation that goes into the festive season, from shopping to cooking to decorating homes and gardens, not to mention preparing for time off […]

Pets for Christmas? Date: December 14, 2021

We’ve all heard the well-known Dog’s Trust slogan ‘A dog is for life, not just for Christmas.’ This campaign has been running for many years – I certainly remember seeing it on car stickers when I was just a young ‘un – in fact, the phrase is so widely known it’s almost become engrained in […]