Tag Archives: The Natural World

Our Monte Carlo is multilingual

Hmmm, what’s that I smell over here? Last night was such a lovely evening Mr F and I took Monte Carlo on our favorite 45 minute walk through our neighborhood. Walking down the street opposite our local golf course, we … Continue reading

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on a +80 degree day in April: Monte Carlo, the fish fertilizer and the murder suspect

Man, as they say in South Africa, it’s hard to come down to earth after a vacation.  I felt restless and “blah”, couldn’t focus, tried to write a blog but ended up doing nothing all morning, until around noon when … Continue reading

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Monte Carlo and the camera

  Monte Carlo is the newest member of our family – we adopted him at a Petco store the week before Christmas. He’s a Manchester Terrier,  between 2 to 4 years old, and poor thing had been at the shelter … Continue reading

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Museum Musings: the Great Dane

 Great Danes aren’t the kind of dog you expect to see working as a service dog, they’re so large they look more like a horse than a dog, so I wasn’t the only person staring at the middle-aged woman who … Continue reading

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I’ll be singing for his supper…

When Mr F didn’t take doggie to work today our prince of dogs looked so mournful, poor chap, laying down in his bed,  he turned his back to me, and refused to eat his breakfast even though I enticed him with tasty bits. … Continue reading

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Hampstead Heath

Writing about the tea we bought in London last year reminded me of our early morning walk on Hampstead Heath (a 791 acre park) with Sue and her pugs, Bosco and Betty. Hampstead Heath by Rosanne Freed Grassy hills damp … Continue reading

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sunny first day of spring

Saturday was such a beautiful sunny day that Mr F and I threw away our long list of errands, and took our Prince of dogs for a hike in Runyan Canyon. We weren’t the only one’s to think of a … Continue reading

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