I wasn’t prepared for this. My little baby got sick. Ears down, tired, not knowing what to do with himself. You feel lost when your pet gets ill. You can’t communicate with them, it is all so much guess work. All you can do is turn them over to the professionals and hope for the best.Continue reading “Sick Little Boy”
Playtime is over. He is still a child, of course, but it is time to get serious. Zack is now 5 months old and, until now, I have been training him myself. It has become apparent though that it is time to go to school. You can watch as many YouTube videos as you like, but we all know there is no replacement for a real teacher. So that is what we did last weekend, Zack had his first private training session.Continue reading “Training Time”
We finally took the plunge, after many discussions, different thoughts, and opinions. We did it, we got a dog. Welcome to the family, Zack the black labrador.
The decision about when to get him was made easier by the travel restrictions which are still in place, and the fact that both my wife and I are teachers. So, summer was going to be spent at home. Nearly 8 weeks to welcome a puppy, train him, make him feel at home. What could go wrong?Continue reading “Summer of the Dog”
Ensure it is cooked, it shouldn't be crispy. That is what they said, way back when. Grey leaves, swimming in stinky water. Eat up, it's good for you! Arms crossed, a battle of wills. Cabbage, rediscovered as an adult. All those years of hate, make it crunchy and tasty.
Words © Neil Hayes and neilhayeswrites
Do you ever feel like you spend too much time looking at the same walls? Surrounded by your favourite things at home you can become comfortable and not feel any reason to change. Having a comfortable job which doesn’t stress you too much can have a similar effect. Why rock the boat, eh?Continue reading “Change Your Scenery, Rock your Boat”