“I distinctly remember forgetting that.”

I went upstairs on Saturday afternoon and found Fred peacefully sleeping in what had been Ben's bed. I'd noticed Ben downstairs on the couch, but that they had exchanged places (or more likely, Fred just took over Ben's spot and Ben adjusted accordingly) didn't occur to me until I was taking their pictures. I love… Continue reading “I distinctly remember forgetting that.”

The healing power of Love..making new memories

Jack sat down with a cup of coffee the other day, and Eleanor jumped onto his lap and then put her face close to his face, like she's done since she was a tiny kitten. Eleanor was a "breakthrough" cat for Jack. When I met him, even though he really liked cats, he said that… Continue reading The healing power of Love..making new memories

an inventory; re-labeling my life

None of our cats have loved getting attention from Luke, but Noah has always been really afraid of him. Yesterday was different. I looked over and saw Luke licking Noah's head, and my first reaction was to shoo him away, but as I waited a second, I realized that Noah was enjoying it. Something changed,… Continue reading an inventory; re-labeling my life