Given the week that was in it I thought I'd include the dogs and start with Charly! Crufts dog show is huge over here and not without controversy. I love watching the agility and flyball and learning about the dog breeds. A Jack Russell Terrier took part in the flyball this year and I was yelling for them to win but the Border Collies always seem to make it across the line quickest!
Yes this is the new sofa - on account of him destroying the old one! And no he's not barred from it - I managed a total of 2 days keeping him off of it and that was really because mum was staying and made sure he didn't get anywhere near it! So I missed the linkup but am participating in the spirit of the idea: