I like to keep up with the headlines. Even the ridiculous ones. An American paper had what I consider a ridiculous one titled: Letting pets sleep next to you can make you ill, experts say. Now I am not an authority on such things, so I went researching again. One of the potentially risky effects… Continue reading There are four in the bed…
Rounded yellow eyes track movement up a wall, life’s short
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aP3gzee1cps You can’t tell me cats are not clever, intelligent, and CUNNING animals.
Although we are heading in to winter here in New Zealand there is still loads of fruit around. Kiwifruit season has started. At the moment I have a couple staying with me from China who are on a year long trip around New Zealand. Sophie & Bob are very sweet and I am really enjoying… Continue reading Pets, Friends, Fresh Fruit & Preserving
Yesterday I took my two students from Hong Kong with me...and Chevvy...to Waihi Beach for a walk. The girls had fun...writing their Chinese names in the sand. Which Chevvy promptly demolished with her footprints as she ran rampant. Not really great weather for it. But others were out too...having a game of soccer. Wind, rain… Continue reading On A Good Day
The Winter Solstice is here in the Southern Hemisphere and it is a cold dreary day. The tuis are still filling my garden with their song. I love having this pair residing in my trees. Someone however, does NOT think it is a good idea to get out of bed...can you guess who ??? Yesterday… Continue reading Winter Solstice in NZ
What object do you always have with you when traveling and why? Why...because it has become another limb. What subject would you like to study in depth, if given the time to do so? Mythology. So I can invent my own a little better. Which would you prefer: a wild, turbulent life filled with joy,… Continue reading Share Your World – 2014 Week 18
First I want to say thank you to all of you have expressed your sorrow and sent your hugs in the last couple of days. It has meant more to me than I can ever express. Chevvy, Charlie and Jackie are all taking very great care of me. On Tuesday I buried Crash close to… Continue reading The final farewell