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December 2017

Happy Holidays

We stayed home for Christmas this year, and it was pretty lovely. Not having anywhere to go, we had a few days to enjoy feeding cardinals in our yard, going for a long sleigh ride to look at Christmas lights in the park, toboggan down hills, and make a Christmas …

2017 In Review

2017 has been a horrible year: illness, suffering, loss, a break-in, hurricanes, and whatever fascist nightmare we have suddenly awaken. Through it all we tried to keep Devon informed of what was happening in our lives, but also keep him happy. He just turned three this year: he’s precocious and …

Success!

The cat house Devon built has been a success. Gigi was hesitant about it at first, but now loves to sprawl in her new house and look out the window at the birds. This evening she even climbed up on the roof — we’ll find out how sturdy the house …

Cat House

It took team work, planning, and perseverence but we did it: we built a cat house for Gigi. This summer I scavenged …

Holiday Cheer

Christmas came to our house suddenly last weekend. Devon (and the cat) helped us bring up the ornaments from storage and set …

St. Nick

Devon has been a good boy all year. Look: So St. Nick brought him a ukulele this morning. And we’ve been enjoying …

Animal Bond

Devon and Ryder have been developing a stronger bond over the past few months. Ryder loves to eat all of his leftovers, …