Month: April 2018

Big Dog Breeds…How Fast do They Grow?

Big Dog Breeds…How Fast do They Grow? I’ve spoken recently about my daughter’s puppy who is a mixture between a Golden Retriever and a standard Poodle. We have always had small to medium sized dogs so it is a new experience to have a big dog breed around. The first thing that has amazed me is how…

Thinking Out Loud by Rio Ferdinand, Book Review

Thinking Out Loud

Thinking Out Loud  Rio Ferdinand THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER ‘A lacerating account … painful but necessary’ EVENING STANDARD ‘Beautiful & significant … Tackles grief with honesty’ DAWN FRENCH ‘Very important and moving book’ ALASTAIR CAMPBELL ‘A searingly honest book. So much of Rio’s emotional turmoil and deep loss resonated with me. At the same time I loved his…

A Year On,Still Blogging

It’s a year since we lost Alfie and the beginnings of this blog began to form in my mind as a way to distract me from the grief. If I’m honest I didn’t think I would still be blogging a year on but it has helped me so much, given me something to think about,…

Labrador Retriever, Most Popular Dog Breed

 Labrador Retriever Today, I am featuring the world’s most popular dog breed the Labrador Retriever. Here is everything you need to know about this amazing dog breed Here are some breed statistics Dog Breed Group: Sporting Dogs Height  Up to2 feet tall at the shoulder Weight:55 to 80 pounds Life Span:10 to 12 years How Labrador Retrievers Can…