Monthly Archives: March 2011

Sleeping in

I really did not want to get out of bed this morning. I would say a typical Monday morning, but in reality at the moment Mondays are not significantly different from other days of the week … at least for me. It was not that I was dreading the day or anything. Actually, it looked ... Read More

Who trains who?

This blog may not actually specifically be about cats, but they sure do make life more entertaining. It is rather humorous how much the adventurous Squeak has the household running to meet his desires. I am up in my attic room, working on my blogs. Mom and dad are downstairs in the living room, sleeping ... Read More

The post that started it all…

I originally called them assassin cats. But I decided ninja sounds better, and conjures up way cooler images. Hope you enjoy. Got up on the wrong side of the bed this morning. Considering that my bed is mostly surrounded by walls, this is not an auspicious way to start the day. Recover from the resounding ... Read More


Gracie is an older cat. She is very set in her ways, but can be very affectionate … when she wants to be. She used to be a wanderer, but has now set her territory within the house and rarely strays from it. It is possible she is Squeak’s mom; he defers to her and she ... Read More


Squeak is a wanderer. As a kitten, he began visiting the house after the disappearance of Lucky. At first he just ate the food offered, but eventually he moved in. He has an adventurous spirit, an opposable thumb which he is not afraid to use (he has an extra claw on each front paw), and ... Read More


Lucky is aptly named. She was originally the only cat in the house. She once disappeared for several months, only to eventually be brought home by Squeak, alive but a little worse for wear. She is an extremely affectionate cat … to a fault sometimes. She is afraid of everything new, but adapts eventually. She ... Read More