Category: Parkinson Disease

The Mog on the Tyne cat cafe in Newcastle

Newcastle is host to not just one but two cat cafes – CatPawCino on the Quayside, and Mog on the Tyne, which is a little nearer the centre of town.  I chose to visit the latter simply because the name – a pun on the famous (or at least, locally famous) song The Fog on the […]

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Dog Friendly Things to Do Near Portland: Dog Mountain Hike

I read a lot of trip reports about the Dog Mountain hike near Vancouver, WA. I read about it being dog friendly, the amazing yellow wildflowers in spring, and the spectacular views of the Columbia River. I also read about how steep it was, about the potential for rattlesnakes, about the ticks, the flies, and about […]

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Soaking Up the California Sunshine

After heading north from San Diego it was nearly time to head back home where snow would await us, but first we had just enough time for a pit stop in sunny Laguna Beach, where we got married almost two years ago. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect and with winter storm warnings forecast […]

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Spiritual Lessons from Dia the Cat

We found a truly delightful find for you book lovers out there – The Dia Book: Absolutes is about inter-species communications, the inspirations, the deep spiritual lessons heard and learned, and the freedom these spontaneous conversations bring. It is mostly written by Dia the Cat, who was not fret-free and fuzzy; she was a spiritual […]

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Fun Friday: Fall’s Peak Colors

Today’s post includes a couple of images I captured yesterday, after returning from a last-minute trip to Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks for some fall photography … more on that later. A few days earlier, when I left for my photo trip, the leaves around my rural Missouri home were making some big changes. But […]

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Melody – 10 month old female Terrier Cross

Melody – 10 month old female Terrier Cross Good Karma Rescue | October 26, 2018 | This pretty puppy is called Melody. Melody is 10 months old, 10kg and is in a private rescue in Bucharest waiting for her forever home. We can’t be sure, but we think she is a Terrier mix. […]

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Cocktail Lounges & Minibars: Part 3 of Katie & Waffles’ Grand Hotel Adventure Flashback

  KATIE:  Ooooh! A swanky cocktail lounge. KATIE:  Nothing like the soft touch of velvet under my toes. Perhaps I’m a bit early for happy hour. Still, I’m sure they’ll open the bar for me. KATIE:  I’ll take my Kitty Cosmo by the fire, please. With a twist of catnip. Hold the fruit. KATIE:  What do you suppose […]

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Halloween Dog Costume Ideas

In this day and age, as busy as life can be, who doesn’t need help with Halloween costume ideas for dogs? After all, 179 million people have Halloween plans and 31 million people will dress up their pets for Halloween (according to the New York Post) Planning a doggy costume party or costume contest? Looking […]

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Mallorca Birding Trip Report – Day 2 (Monday 20th February 2017)

With the sun shining once again, we were up and out early, keen to start our day at the famous S’Albufera Natural Park, an extensive set of reedbeds and wetlands situated just south of Port d’Alcudia. With our hotel backing on to the reserve, we only had to step through the gate for the birding […]

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COLD NIGHT SNUGGLE

by Janet Blue on October 27, 2018 Caturday Art This is a quick post today featuring our art. Mom is still busy with Mau and Cooper Murphy and their Cat Scout Jamboree activities. Last night they both competed in the Knowledge Bowl. Just one big event remains…promotions. Cooper Murphy has his paws crossed he’ll be […]

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