Category Archives: Calpurnia

Callaversary and View-alanches

Seven years ago I adopted Calpurnia, thus taking me into three cat territory for the first time.  She was rescued from the city pound after some neglect but with a little TLC became the lovely queen of the yard. Despite … Continue reading

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Fun with Prisma

I ran into a description of a new Photo styling application called Prisma for Android or Apple.  You apply a filter, but unlike a lot of Instagram type filters, they actually make visible effects.  I tried an old photo of … Continue reading

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Past Times

Yesterday I did some photo maintenance – for reasons I don’t entorely get a block of pictures from 2013 would not upload to Google Photos so I spent time forcing them to do so,  Sometimes the program finds and loads … Continue reading

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Weeks End

This morning I got things started early as I wanted to run some errands.  But Anna got her time outside in my room.  Davout was allowed in too which she wasn’t too keen on but she only slowly retired to … Continue reading

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Flashback Post – TV Time

The Date:  1-24-2011 It is quite a coincidence that the first two random dates should both have cat haircut memories behind them.  This is still a few months before I started the blog, and in a gap of picture taking … Continue reading

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Five Years of ThreeCatYard

2011 Five years ago I started this blog.  I had gotten tired of other sites I had frequented because of the contention over serious subjects or even trivial ones.  The cats and I had come off a stressful time the … Continue reading

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Remembering Calpurnia

Two years ago today little Calpurnia, the youngest of the original three cats in ThreeCatYard, was taken off by an unknown disorder.  She was stricken on Friday night, and I had to let her go by early Sunday morning.  It … Continue reading

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Gone Yet Never Forgotten

A year ago today Julius went missing.  All signs point to him having been killed that night by coyotes a few houses down the street.  He was seen to be attacked and a neighbor got him loose.  He survived that, but … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of Davout

I spent some time trying to get Davout to play with a toy.  At first not so interested… Still bored. Now we have something… Eyes locked!

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Sunday Mess

Today I noticed that one of the cat fountains – the one in the bedroom – had been leaking water for a while.  I have some matting under it but there was a little lake forming.  After some emergency rearrangement … Continue reading

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