Finding Time

Finding Time

If there’s one thing I didn’t quite realise before getting a dog, it was how difficult it can be to find the time to do anything when you have a child. And yes, my puppy Milo is my child in this context, because of course he is. Before, I could just go and do...
An Ode to Milo

An Ode to Milo

My life changed forever this month.  I’ve been missing having an animal around since my nephew kitty Buttons moved out with my sister and since then I’ve been looking to get a dog. I’d been aiming for a rescue because obviously they’re cheaper and there’s usually a...
Broken

Broken

If my blog post for May 2021 was any indication, my mental health has been struggling as of late. It all came to a head at the start of this month and I’ve needed to take some time to check in with myself and figure out what I can do to improve my current...
Depression and Me

Depression and Me

This was not a good week. Ever since I got diagnosed with depression, I’ve generally been pretty open with people about it. There’s little reason to hide away from the fact that it’s there. In being honest about it, I can get the support I need to get me through the...
Buttons

Buttons

So today is a day I am not looking forward to. My sister is officially moving out today and taking her cat, Buttons, with her. We rescued Buttons about a year and a half ago from the amazing RSPCA Radcliffe and he was the best decision we ever made for my sister’s...