Category Archives: Cats

Passing through

Sherman, at some point in the last week or so, ate some yarn. I know, I know, I am a hard core knitter and there is yarn everywhere so really, this was inevitable, but I do try to keep it … Continue reading

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Not a creature was stirring

The cats, apparently, are doing their best to see if they can make me have a heart attack. The other day I came home, dropped my purse on the table, placed my keys carefully and deliberately on TOP of my … Continue reading

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Step by step

Tonight we put up the tree. As you can see, this is a very involved process. First, you must give all of the parts a thorough inspection before you remove them from the box. Next, you begin assembling the tree. … Continue reading

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One year

One year ago today we went and picked up a tiny little scrap of grey fluff. He met all the cats and immediately decided that Rupert (the Highly Caffeinated Cat) was his Very Best Buddy in the whole world. And … Continue reading

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Gifted

I am sitting at my desk in our home office, typing this entry. Behind me, on the floor, lies this toy, and a pair of cats, and I do not have to turn my head to know that they are … Continue reading

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I had to do it

Red yarn + white yarn + knitting needles + this pattern + a handful of very, very, VERY annoyed cats leads to this:   and also this:   When they find us dead in our beds tomorrow morning, you all … Continue reading

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What lurks there in the dark

We have had the tree up for a while – in fact, since the weekend after Thanksgiving. It is a fake tree, because several years back we both realized we were tired of dealing with the mess of a real … Continue reading

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Swiftly passing by

Sherman, adopted May 6th, birthdate approx. March 10 Osiris Socks Little Blue Capelet – featured in Stitches South fashion show Smocked socks

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And then there were three

Some people have all sorts of fancy ornaments and tinsel and garland.

Us? We just decorate our tree with cats. Continue reading

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The hardest part

I wanted there to be more time. Continue reading

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