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A few Turkish treats!

Do you ever get that feeling when you’re in a supermarket abroad and you see a British brand you know and get excited and drawn to buy it, even if its something that never usually makes it in to your shopping basket at home? No? Maybe that’s just me… When I saw a shop selling […]

Early Christmas..

3 more days til Santa, but Christmas came early for us today, as we celebrated at Mum’s house. We woke up this morning after a night of sharing the sofa bed with the dog, who was also feeling very festive.   We had crumpets for breakfast and then opened our presents, while still in our […]

Dogsitting mum’s shih tzu..

I’m currently sitting at mums house alone dog-sitting all night, and although it’s no substitute for my beautiful Boncuk, I love her dog and he’s cute, so thought I’d do a little post about him.What is your pet? He’s my mum’s dog, but he’s a dog. A pedigree shih tzu. What is their name? Brad. […]

Meet Boncuk..

What is your pet? A dog. Don’t know the breed, a mix i guess. What is their name? Boncuk (pronounced ‘bon-jook’) It means ‘bead’ in Turkish. I’m not entirely sure why, but apparently it’s a very common name for dogs, cats, budgies.. etc here in Turkey, I assume because of the ‘beady’ eyes? Who knows […]