Category Archives: Pets

Final Days

Sunday We got about seven inches of wet snow. People keep telling me the winters in Colorado are hard, but I’m not seeing it.  I went to Jewel to buy City of Cary blue garbage bags, and as I walked … Continue reading

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Warm Glow

While our wives were inside the candle outlet store buying huge baskets of stuff, Nate and I wandered about and made fun of stuff. When even that got old, we went outside, rescued Ande and the Red Chair from the … Continue reading

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Footprints on the Carpeting

I’m developing a theory. It goes like this — you can tell how interested someone is in buying your house by seeing how far they walk into the bedrooms. But I’m getting ahead of myself. We decided to put our … Continue reading

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Indy

I actually met my  neighbor Jim before we bought our house. On the day we first came to look at it, he was working in his yard. I asked him if he had problems with kids coming into his yard … Continue reading

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Life with Kittens

Lucy and Millie make a friend. Lucy helps clean the windows.  

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Cats on Chairs

All the other cats that have lived in this house had to be bribed to go anywhere near the red chair. But Millie and Lucy are social — they want to be where we are. So, when I’m working at … Continue reading

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Life with Kittens

Millie and Lucy are littermates but have decidedly different personalities. Millie just throws herself — at people, at toys, at adventures. She’s incredibly fast and rarely stops moving. She likes to be petted but she doesn’t like to stay still. … Continue reading

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Lucy and Millie Meet the Chair

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Lucy and Millie

Ever since we had to put our cat to sleep last summer, Sally’s been planning on getting a kitten — or two. Lindy found two females from the same litter in Missouri, and she and Andrew brought them up when … Continue reading

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Lhotse

The Wick’s cat enjoys Christmas day.

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