Happy Birthday Thomas!

Today our puppy had his 5th birthday.  I appreciate that doesn’t really make him a puppy any more but he will always be our pup! We are immensely lucky with our Thomas, there’s just three weeks between him and Ben so they’ve grown up together.  Thomas is the most gentle, placid dog you’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting but still with plenty of silly boxer bounce! When I told Ben and Chloe that it was Thomas’ birthday today they were really excited and suggested we should get him a cake.  I was happy to oblige, I mean who turns down a perfectly good excuse for cake?   We trooped off to the supermarket to choose a cake, having discussed that Thomas wouldn’t actually be able to eat the cake and perhaps we’d pick him up some extra treats.  On the way to the supermarket Ben joked that Thomas might…

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Kids in the Kitchen – Word from the Mr

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Sugar and Crumbs Review

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Harvest Festival songs, apple crumble & conkers – An Autumn Bucket List Update!

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