It’s been a busy couple of weeks and I just have not had time to write. Now, my work project is complete, my baby blanket (gift) is done and ready for wrapping, my long warm blanket is finally finished and ready to be washed, my taxes are submitted and all the other random little tasks are done or nearly so.
Back to blogging!
I could do worse than to be my cat.
If I am reincarnated, I want Oscar’s life. My cat one of the most spoiled creatures ever to live. It’s not that we live in opulent splendor or that he has the most expensive cat food available. No, this is more about his sense of entitlement and success in achieving his goals. Continue reading “the privilege of being a cat”
I’ve always been a bit of a wimp but I may be totally defeated by winter’s ice.
Falling snow … so pretty to watch through the window or to act as a backdrop for an invigorating walk. Ice on the sidewalk … so scary and uncompromising. Continue reading “beaten by winter?”
Five days post-dental work, Oscar is feeling better. He has more energy and is mostly back to his old self. He is quite put out that he can’t have his usual dry food and crunchy treats. I try to explain that they are not allowed until after next Friday, when we go back to the vet. But, my efforts are falling on deaf ears … or maybe I’m not as proficient in “cat” as I thought I was. Either way, this is becoming the longest two weeks of my life! Continue reading “update on oscar”
Oscar is a joy and makes me smile every day, but for the next week or so he will have a sore little mouth.
So, my poor boy went to the vet’s office to get his teeth cleaned. For anyone who has not experienced feline dental care, it’s a long and expensive process. I drop my cat off by 8:30 am and don’t see him again until about 6:00 pm. I’m not sure how long the actual teeth cleaning takes, but I know how much it costs! Continue reading “a fluffy sweetie”
Apparently, “cosy” murder mysteries are acceptable now.
I think I’ve converted my mother! I love mysteries – of all kinds – but Mom was not a fan. So, either I’ve worn her down or she has seen the light.
Continue reading “now we like miss marple … and columbo”