Feb 24th, 2012

Pilfering possum

I have been feeding the cats on a bench seat on the front deck lately in order that they might enjoy their food at their own leisurely pace and not have to bolt dinner down before the dog comes along and steals it. I don’t think the plan is working quite as I intended. Despite […]

Feb 22nd, 2012

Rainy Days – by Tom

  Rainy Days The breeze blowing it towards me. The feeling of the clouds tears on my sad hurt face. The clouds voice searching for all worthy of their judgement. The clouds striking the guilty. I wish they would strike me on this day but tomorrow offers a new chance. by Tom.M   (Note to […]

Feb 5th, 2012

The stuff of nightmares

After waking rather early this morning and then not being able to go back to sleep, because of a combination of a slightly sore ear, a snoring husband, and a cat who had decided that the best way to get breakfast was to stand perched on my hip bone with his rather significant weight concentrated […]

Jan 30th, 2012

Monday Moggy

Came home from dropping Tom at school, taking the sewing machine in for repairs, and buying David’s school uniforms, to find this on the kitchen table. The sound of the camera prompted the opening of one eye and a pointed “I’m not moving” glare. But I am cruel, and kicked her off anyway. And then […]

Jan 6th, 2012

Fingal Bay

The week before Christmas we took ourselves off for four nights in a cabin at Fingal Bay, the forecast was for wet and dreary so we packed card and board games and lots of dvds. We did indeed play those games and watch dvds but we also managed swims at the beach and in the […]

Jan 4th, 2012

Have some cute bunny pics

It being rather warm, we put a container full of ice out in the bunnies’ enclosure today, Toffee spent most of her day lying with her cheek snuggled up against it. Caramel spent most of his day sprawled in the corner at the end of Caitlin’s bed enjoying the comfort of air-conditioning and a spare […]