I tend to read mostly e-books these days but I still can’t resist the allure of a print book – particularly if I am at an independent bookstore. I have a rule there – I must buy a minimum of three books to support the business! I confess that the books do pile up on… Continue reading I fear this will be me . . .
I’ve spent a lot of time on hold over the past few months what with selling and moving across the country . . . anyone else feel like this is reality?
There are so many things that crop up when you move that add to the expense. New window coverings can be a big one. I saw this today and I confess it has me thinking . . .
Remember Lassie? No matter how bad the situation was Lassie would arrive just in the nick of time to save the day (or the life of someone in crisis). People think of this when they think of pets. Let me tell you, if you have cats it will be a very different scenario . .… Continue reading Cats
A part of the Canadian identity . . .
There is a Starbucks with a drive through window not far from our house. I usually motor through once a day for a mid-morning treat. Like so many food related businesses they are having a terrible time retaining staff. Lately they have started asking for my name when I order. This has never happened at… Continue reading Starbucks name adventures
Cat owners all learn this the hard way . . .
Now, you’re likely looking at that image thinking ‘Jerry has lost the plot here . . .’ Let me explain lest you you judge me too harshly. Many people don’t realize that there really was a St. Valentine. Actually, it seems as if there were at least three of them. Though not much is really… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!
We have two cats – Jake and Lucca. They have different approaches to food. Jake is like a Great Blue Whale slicing through a bed of krill, mouth wide open, sucking in everything in his wake. Lucca is more methodical, he likes to breath between mouth fulls of food. Jake finishes up first and shoves… Continue reading Cat Food
I learned this the hard way . . .