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    Service Dog


    Just a short update in case you haven’t seen it yet: my future service dog’s mom gave birth to 10 beautiful pups! 6 females and 4 males, which gives me a good chance of getting a suitable female.

    I really feel like this is the start of something really, really good.

    Welcome to the world, little nuggets.

  • Videos

    Document Your Life: June 2018

    In which I go to a safari park, go bouldering, visit my puppy’s breeder, go to a climbing forest, and more. Music: Old Man Canyon – The Road (Apple Music –…

  • Books

    Book Review: A Very Large Expanse of Sea

    This post includes affiliate links.  Thanks to HarperCollins for providing me with a review copy. In no way does this affect my opinion of the book or the content of my…

  • Books

    Big Book Bonanza 2018

    Last week, I was fortunate enough to go to the Big Book Bonanza, which is an event hosted by HarperCollins and Van Ditmar Boekenimport where they showcase upcoming releases. The Big…

  • Sustainability

    Zero Waste Project #1: Straws

    This is the first instalment in a blog series I’m doing about my own personal zero waste project. Or as zero as zero waste can be, anyway. Many people see going…

  • Videos

    Document Your Life: April + May 2018

    In which I follow various geese and swans around for photography, go on walks with my favorite dog friends, plant a wild flower garden, go bouldering, and visit Groningen. Music: Ruth…

  • Books

    Summer 2018 Book Reviews

    This post includes affiliate links. The reading slump has been defeated, hooray! Getting back into fiction has definitely helped, I absolutely flew through some books. Very slowly, I’ve been applying my…

  • Books Mental Health

    Book Review: Notes on a Nervous Planet

    This post includes affiliate links. Notes on a Nervous Planet by Matt Haig Age Group/Genre: Non-Fiction Publication date: July 5th, 2018 Publisher: Canongate Books Pages: 310 Format: Hardcover Add to Goodreads…