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WAIW | Another Walk’N’Talk

Image contains a photo of the heads of two dogs looking at each other. In the background, there is an orange sunset.

Although things have been relatively quiet online, lots of stuff has been happening in the background. Today, I thought I would bring you up-to-date on at least some of it. Read More »

WAIW | Your Last Real Friend?

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Thanks to social media, lots of us connect with people daily. However, when was the last time you made a real friend and how did it happen? Read More »

WAIW | Lowering Expectations

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Facebook has me feeling down again, so I decided to talk a bit about that and find out whether or not you might have a solution. Read More »

Review | The Pig Who Made It Big

Image contains an illustration of a pig and a small dog dropping from the sky with parachutes. Below the animals, there is a movie clapboard that says "The Pig Who Made it Big" in white chalk letters. Below this, and to the left on the board, similar coloured text says "Illustrated by Agnes Szucher". To the right of this, there is text that says "Written by Dragana Vucic Dekic".

Amanda is back to review another kid's book, and this time it's about a pig who makes it big. Read More »

WAIW | Then There Were Three

Image contains a photo of a dog with yellow fur and a red collar laying down on a tile floor in the foreground. In the background, the legs of a wooden chair and table can be see. Behind the furniture, a black dog is visible. Near the black dog, a toy truck is also visible.

I flew to Chiang Mai, Thailand yesterday and I was dreading facing the fact that another dog passed while I was away. However, I've been too busy dealing with something else to really face the loss so far. Read More »

WAIW | Dancing With a Cat

Image contains a photo of a mainly orange cat sitting on a multi-coloured mat while looking up at the camera.

I've sat plenty of needy animals over the years that I've been house sitting, but this cat is the first one that really needs to bite my feet whenever I'm in the kitchen. Read More »