Category Archives: Critters

Being Real

This summer, when we had taken my nephews to some sort of kid’s play space, a woman came up to me and started to tell me all her woes that resulted in some career decisions her husband had made.  My … Continue reading

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Early Morning Mystery

This morning I noticed a small gathering of cats on our stairs.  They were staring intently at what I thought must be a small mouse that foolishly found it’s way into our cat-infested home.  Normally, I would come and rescue … Continue reading

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Just in case you were wondering…

Our Big Dog, Shelly, is getting a bit older.  So at her last visit to the vet,  they wanted to do some blood work.  Naturally, the vet wanted to take her in the back room to have the blood drawn. … Continue reading

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The Penguins of July

Earlier this week, I purchased this book on a whim I’d been eyeing it for a while and when I saw it at Costco for a really good deal…well, somehow that book just snuck into my cart and followed me … Continue reading

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Running With Hoofs

It’s taken me a while, but I’m finally learning something about myself.  I’m an all or nothing kinda gal.  I’ve had these pictures loaded onto my Live Writer page for over a week now.  Only…waaaay out in the woods I … Continue reading

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Never Doubt The Groundhog

Exactly a week ago, Punxsutawney Phil poked his head out of his burrow and was frightened by his own shadow, thus predicting six more weeks of winter.   We smiled at the news, wished everyone a “Happy Groundhog Day” and went … Continue reading

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Snow Isn't For Wimps

A week or so ago, my blog started to snow.   I simply had to smile at all the people that were charmed by it, and wanted to know how they could get snow for their blogs too.  Now, I would … Continue reading

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Susan of the Forest

Whenever Shaun can’t find me right away, he starts calling for me in a very pathetic sort of way.  “Suuuuuuuzzzzzzzzzzyyyyyyy” he calls.  “Oh Suuuuuzzzzzzyyyyyyyyyy ….where are yooouuuuuuuu…..” I almost always choose to ignore him.  This is partly because of  a … Continue reading

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A Cat of a Different Color

“Don’t you think Buddy looks exactly like Morris?”  my husband asked me as he sat stroking our enormous purring  orange fur ball. “Huh?” Was my response.  (I’m verbose like that) “You remember…Morris the Cat?” Of course I remembered Morris the … Continue reading

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A Fine Collection Indeed

For a variety of reasons, it’s been a long time since I’ve played Fun Monday.  (Some of those reasons might possibly include because I haven’t been blogging, but we won’t mention that!)  I signed up at Mariposa’s without really paying … Continue reading

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