Just watched the full length video of Emma Massingale‘s The Island Project.  This lady is quite amazing and I can only aspire to have her patience, self control and determination!

Here’s the trailer:

It got me thinking about my relationship with Abbey and I’ve concluded that far too often I rush to the yard from work, muck out, fill haynets and water buckets, exercise her and put her to bed. I don’t really spend just time.  I used to, especially in the early days when I was more groundwork with her so I’m thinking….

…I’m going to set myself the challenge of getting Abbey to lie down on cue.

The best ‘how to’ videos I’ve found are:


I will let you know how we get on!