Monthly Archives: November 2013

Winky Julie

Julie got poked in the eye by something and has been tearing up this evening.  It probably happened on his short trip outside tonight.  It looks to be clearing up quickly. To those who haven’t been keeping up with the … Continue reading

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Sleepy Day

Gus is too tired for photos… Julie is too busy cleaning his back foot…

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The Return

I got Calpurnia’s ashes back today in a nice little box.  It gave me a bit of a pang to hold it. Then I got a second pang when I noticed that her name was spelled wrong on the engraved … Continue reading

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Escapee

Remember how  I told you that Julie was flopping around like he was melting?  Here’s exactly what he was doing.  Feeling sympathetic? Today I was bringing in the garbage cans from the street when he came roaring out of the … Continue reading

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Julie is Miffed

Julie didn’t get his usual outside time after this morning and he was grumpy about it all evening.  This can involve loud cries if you happen to look at any of the house doors, pulling at the blinds on the … Continue reading

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Chance of Rain

We are due for a normal Saturday here.  The only thing that didn’t cooperate is the weather, which was decidedly cool with clouds that looked like they might rain any minute mixed in with regular ones and even some clear … Continue reading

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Seven Days On

this picture is from Christmas 2011. Calpurnia’s illness became clear a week ago today and I had been wondering if these days would be harder because of that.  So far I haven’t been dwelling on those days, although I still … Continue reading

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Shake It

I had a long put off eye exam today so after dilation and a bunch of bright lights and air puff tests it took a while for anything too look straight.  See when I took this picture Gus looked normal. … Continue reading

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Scratching Post

One of the items I took care of Monday was to get a new scratching post for Julie.  The sisal rope part of the living room scratcher is tattered even after the repair and reglue job I did on Saturday … Continue reading

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Getting over the Bad

Monday morning there was a knock on the door and I opened it to the painters.  They had come to paint the two double doors.  They had to remain open while they did so and while the paint dried. It … Continue reading

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