May 31, 2013

A Thorough Bath.







 Levon , " This hairy blanket is the perfect spot to conduct a thorough bath."







Levon , " My Mama Cat, Feist, used to always say , " No one likes a dirty cat so always take a thorough bath at least once a day."






 Levon , " Mama Feist used to say , " Don't forget all the folds and creases..."







 Levon , " . . .  and remember to be especially attentive to your toes! "








Levon , " I believe she would have been proud of my efforts today. I peformed my bath with great care and completeness just as she taught me!"








Have a Fabulous Friday and weekend!
See you Monday.
the critters in the cottage xo

May 30, 2013

Their Reason For Being.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mitalee , " It's a nice quiet morning with Mr. Sun."
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Mitalee , " La de dum dee dum dee dum. Just hanging out here catching a few rays. Minding my own business."







 Mitalee , " Such lovely rays. Such a lovely day. Minding my own business."

Malou , " When along comes Malou! Heeheehee."






 Malou , " Sniff. Sniff. Sniff."








 Malou , " Yum.Yum.Yummity Yum Yum! Heeheehee. Hee! "








 Malou , "Whap, whap, whappity , whap , whap , whap!! "









Mitalee , " Sigh. Kittenbabies!!!!! "










Have a Wonderful Day!
See you soon.
the critters in the cottage xo

May 28, 2013

Esme's Bassinet.







Mitalee , " I am in Esme's bassinet! "





 Mitalee , " Actually , I'm in Esme's special peapod bed in her bassinet!"







 Mitalee , " Esme will not approve! "








Mitalee , " Maybe if I close my eyes  , she won't notice I am here! "










Have a Terrific Tuesday!
See you soon.
the critters in the cottage xo

May 27, 2013

Share The Beauty.






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 Issa , " We went on another adventure. It was an over cast day and it even rained! But it didn't matter!"







Issa , " Can you read the plaque on the back of the bench I am sitting on? It says , "Share The Beauty Of This Present Moment."








 Issa , " The beauty of this present moment. Shared."








 Duffy, " Some times experiencing nature's beauty momentarily quells the ugly in the world."
















 Issa , "Being surrounded by nature makes us feel joyous."






















 Duffy, " There is a deep , quiet joy that surfaces, when nature's beauty is truly felt."
















Issa , " We didn't want to leave. We stayed. Almost until the sun set. Until something inside of us felt whole again."








Have a Marvelous Monday.
See you soon.
the critters in the cottage xo

May 24, 2013

He's Here!






 

Malou , " Mr. Sun has made an appearance this morning after we lamented his long absence yesterday."








Malou , " I plan to take full advantage of his visit."







Malou , " You never know when he will be back."







Malou , " Or how long he will stay! "








Have a Fabulous Friday and weekend.
We hope the sun shines for you today!
See you Monday.
the critters in the cottage xo

May 23, 2013

Waiting for the Sun.







 Esme , " I'm just sitting here wondering. . . "







 Esme , " What ever happened to Mr. Sun?!"








 Esme , " It used to be (a mere week ago!) that I was guaranteed some cheerful rays in the morning."







 Esme , " But now? Nothing!"








Esme , " All I seem to be doing these days , is waiting for the sun! "









Have a great day!
See you soon.
the critters in the cottage xo

May 22, 2013

Almost Wordless Wednesday : An Apple A Day. . .



LP, " I recently bought a catnip stuffed apple toy for Leo. He is probably fifteen, sixteen, seventeen? years old , now. It was wonderful to watch him play! "






















































 
 
 
 
 
 






















Have a Wonderful Wednesday!
See you soon.
the critters in the cottage xo