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Cat Tree

I decided to take the plunge and buy a cat tree.  I have been afraid to drop that much money on something the cats may or may not use.  So far Sadie and Kimber (formerly known as skinny stray kitty) love it.  Lily could care less, she just wants to be outside.

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Feral

Turns out the little skinny stray kitty I brought in the house the other day isn’t the only stray we have.  Turns out there is another kitty that is lurking in the tree line watching us.  This one looks older and healthier.  It is also pretty wild and will not let us near it.  We will continue to put out extra food and water for it.

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Stray

We had a stray cat show  up at our house.  We had seen her lurking in the tree line and knew she had been eating the food we left out for our Lily kitty.  Well, today she came to me.   Lord, be still my aching heart.  She is so emaciated I couldn’t just leave her.

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I am hoping to find a nice home for her…..that isn’t mine 😉

Sunday Slumber

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Settling In

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Are you really going to take my picture again?  All I really want is to take a nap.

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I need to get ready for my early afternoon nap.

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Just a little more cleaning….

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And a little scratching behind my ear….

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Now I am all ready for some serious snoozing.

Bambino

Our neighbors rescue horses, clydesdale’s to be specific.  They then decided to breed them.  Their babies are so darned cute!  Someday I will have a more powerful lens to get a more close up picture.

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Clean Up Crew

Some critter got run over in front of our driveway and the turkey vultures showed up to clean up the remains.

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Being mindful that he doesn’t get run over.

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Taking a quick bite….

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While others were checking things out from above.

 

Blooming Iris

Last fall my mother decided to tear out all of her iris bulbs….as in she no longer wanted any.  These bulbs are originally from my grandmother, so I couldn’t let them all get trashed.

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I was excited to see that some yellow bloomed.

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Taffy says hurry up because you smell so pretty when you are in full bloom.

 

Tuesday Morning Mystery

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Taffy was very, very interested in something on the other side of the fence this morning.  She wouldn’t budge from this spot and kept barking and digging.  I went out to see what the fascination was, only to find absolutely nothing of interest.  Time went on and she kept carrying on, so I decided to take a closer look outside the fence.

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I moved some leaves and fluff and found these little guys.  Some dumb bunny decided to nest right by the fence.  I covered them back up and tried to come up with a plan to keep the dogs from tunneling out of the yard.

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This probably isn’t going to work, but it was the best I could come up with on the spur of the moment.  Now Taffy is pacing from one end of the tarp to the other.

George Thorogood

Last night was a girls night out which consisted of going to see George Thorogood at the Uptown Theater.  This is the second time I have seen him in concert and both times were fantastic.  He puts on quite a show.

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We had a fantastic time! Would definitely go see him again.

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