Today was a nice and quiet day, so maybe it was as close to the life of our cats as we humans can manage! 😀 Just look at Keith! He is such a calm and quiet cat. We brought him indoors to better treat his eyes; they were never as bad as his brother David's, … Continue reading Oh, to have the life of our cats
The way this blue jay's head is set, it looks like he has big, fluffy eyebrows!
I just had to pause for a picture when I saw these guys, watching me when I came outside this morning. These guys know well enough to stay out of the wind, even if they can see fresh food and water is about to be dispensed! 😀 Except this little Spice Boy, who has a … Continue reading Morning kitties, and apparently we had a storm
A female pine grosbeak, looking back at us.
The last of our seed orders FINALLY came in the mail today. They were shipped quite a while ago! This was the first batch that was ordered. I completely forgot that, on noticing how few seeds were in the packets compared to the giant sunflowers we ordered last year (which was by weight, not seed … Continue reading They’re finally in! Also, we still have an income…
One of the things we enjoy doing is baking bread and experimenting with bread recipes. Unfortunately, none of us are particularly able bodied. In what way may be different for each of us, but it's not unusual for none of us to be up to kneading dough at the same time. I would happily use … Continue reading Trying out an overnight bread recipe
After getting Butterscotch's wound stitched, and keeping her in the house overnight, we've been keeping an eye on her to make sure she is doing okay. As much as possible, anyhow. She is not making it easy! I had to zoom in, just to get a picture of her NOT letting me come close, this … Continue reading Stubborn Kitty!
It had been a long time since we saw red polls!
We ended up keeping Butterscotch indoors, overnight. After 2 hours in the carrier, she was certainly more active and alert after the anesthetic wore off, but she was totally cracked out! We did not feel it would be safe for her to be outside, yet. She got the basement all to herself for the night. … Continue reading Back outside: Butterscotch recovery update
Three little grosbeaks, all in a row... 🙂