Food for Thought

It’s kind of funny how we make assumptions with regards to price. Pretty much since we started Elvis on his diet I figured that his special food must be costing us more than Lola’s run-of-the-mill stuff. After all, Elvis’s food comes in at about 36€ a bag, whilst Lola’s is just 7€ for two boxes.…

Foster Diaries: Ilona & Friends – Week Four

When I post next week’s Foster Diary I will have to change the name. It can’t be ‘Ilona & Friends’ anymore, because Ilona is no longer here. She has moved on to her brand new home. It’s somehow simultaneously wonderful and terrible. Okay, okay. It’s a good thing. Yes it is weird not having her…

NaBloPoMo: I’m Having A Bad Bad Day

Why are Bad Days a thing? I mean, what is it that makes bad things happen all at once? I think everyone has probably had a bad day at least once in their lives. One of those days that, from the moment you wake up, everything seems to go wrong. Back in the summer S had…

Foster Diaries: Ilona & Friends – Week Three

I bring terrible wonderful news! Ilona has been reserved for adoption. Isn’t it horrible great? You might be able to tell that I have mixed feelings about this… Ilona is the first kitten we ever fostered. We’ve had her with us for nearly two months, and she’s developed from a tiny hissing little ball of…

Foster Diaries: Ilona & Friends – Week Two

I’m going to try and keep this short because I’m exhausted after today’s writing Marathon (I’ll tell more about it tomorrow, but suffice to say that I wrote a little over 10,000 words today…) Still nothing from any potential adopters. We’re going to have to try and work out logistics for whilst we’re away. We’re…