This morning, my daughter asked me if I'd read the packaging for the terrarium heater we got for the cat house. I had not, so she read it to me, and I just have to share! In case you can't see or read the image for some reason, this is what is says, in "Engrish". … Continue reading Ceramic heating soaks…?
The cat house we now have to provide the outside kitties shelter for the winter has power to it. There are two outlets inside, one of which has a light plugged into it. We've never been able to plug it in. The nearest source of power is in the old kitchen. We've got an extension … Continue reading All aglow, and yard helper
Butterscotch's kittens disapprove of me. Or maybe they disapprove of the dropping temperatures! Especially this one. We get quite the giggle over how all four of Butterscotch's kittens - including the camera shy calico - have these matching expressions! The Re-Farmer
There are areas around the house that we do and do not allow the cats. For example, they are not allowed on the kitchen counter the sink it in, nor where counters were food is prepared, but there is one small counter by the window they are allowed on, so they can sit and look … Continue reading Scene of the cat crime
Today turned out to be actually chilly, for a change. Also, a bit on the damp side, with the odd bit of rain here and there. Which made it the perfect day to FINALLY get a burn done. I set this ring up last year, so we could burn away the scrap and rotted wood … Continue reading Finally doing a burn, and getting cuddles for my efforts
I dumped my laundry on the bed for folding, and it immediately got catted! 😀 Our mama cat and Leyendecker had formed a Nicco sandwich on my clean sheets. Turmeric had been asleep in my arms when I had to get up, so I was going to gently put her on the bed. Instead, she … Continue reading Cat pile!
Today I found myself heading into town for a trip that included a stop at the hardware store. I took advantage of being there to look for some Dremel tips. The didn't have the individual tip I was looking for. I ended up getting this, instead. I think I've got enough tips for quite a … Continue reading The wonkiest
I found this guy... these guys?... this morning. It was on the same plant as the other mutant squash that I'm leaving to get big. Such an adorable little mutant. 😀 There have not been as many squashes to pick lately, but there has been a surge of male flowers blooming right now - and … Continue reading The New Mutant
I started another load of laundry in the new machine, just before I went outside for my evening rounds. This is what I found when I came back. I was wondering which of the cats would be first to discover the window! Also, there are two things that really stand out about this new machine. … Continue reading Watching the show
Today has worked out to be a lovely day! First, I had a cheering squad waiting for me when I went to feed the fish. Saffron, Cheddar, Big Rig and Two Face The top of the big aquarium we can't use right now has long been a favorite place for the cats to sit. Now, … Continue reading A lovely day