Family Moments: Puppy

Puppy!  Our sweet puppy has been with us about 6 weeks.  He is sweet, cute, playful and VERY curious.  He is a stealth ninja sock stealer and demander of cuddles.  He is very much like having a third child.Meet Fozzie!...more

Mr. Inky Mewster Reviews Purr-fect Cat Toys

When you're looking for the purr-fect pet toy, you could ask friends. But Samantha Bell of Best Friends Animal Society says that certain ones are the cat's meow. Among them are:...more

My cat is in the closet...

I am sitting at this computer, waiting for pages to load, thinking out loud that this is the slowest computer in the world -- even though I am the only person in the room. And then I hear movement in the closet, shuffling, rearranging, moving paper, and, then, silence (yes, I hear that too, as it is so conspicuously different, that absence of sound). My cat is in the closet.I get up and shoot a photo -- and manage to capture something tolerable on the first shot, because I didn't want to disturb this precious kitty in whatever it is she is doing....more

Waiting out the storm with the Dogs of War.

 Profound courage on guard detail....more

Nothing Like Kittens After A Long Day

Growing up as a dancer, something that obviously requires physical energy and athleticism, I often didn't think about how exhausting it can be to "just" use my brain. Sitting and working doesn't seem like it's that tiring because I'm not doing anything physical, yet it still takes quite a lot of energy to use your brain power.Surprisingly, sitting around (falling asleep) while listening to other people talk can be even more exhausting. That's what I did today.I had jury duty....more

Fun with Fur Babies

When I encounter a lot of childfree people, I tend to see a common theme: complete and utter gratitude for the furry beings in their lives. Many people out there seem to really pour their maternal and paternal energies into raising their dog or cat. You see lots of pictures of fur babies on Facebook which go in direct competition with the bazillion other postings of real life babies who are smiling, drooling and getting all dressed up for their baptism....more

How to Befriend a Snobby #Cat

They come in all shapes and sizes but they have one thing in common: They are snobs and they don't need anyone who needs them.But beneath the haughty aloof fur-ball on four legs is a cat that also likes to snuggle.You may only have two legs but you can match their vibe plus extend graciousness that will inspire them to show that they too can be gracious.1) Posture and prance in slow motion. Show comfort in your skin. You are complete, with or without the company of a fellow almighty....more



Peachy Keen - Light Warrior!

Back in March I got a little rescue dog and after knowing her for the last 8 months I ask myself - who rescued who?...more

Loving an old man dog

Maybe if I lay on it, she won't try to put it on me again."You have to live forever," I told our then-12-year old Maltese-Bijon, Goliath....more