Stupid Is As Stupid Does

I don’t think we can deny the truth any longer.  The likely GOP nominee will be a billionaire businessman who is best known for his disgusting quotes about women, Mexicans, and prisoners of war.  This is the same party that produced Abraham Lincoln. I keep hearing that people are angry, and “voting with their middle finger”.…
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Living In The Moment

In a previous post, I talked about how having pets was somewhat like having small children.  And when one of those kids is chronically ill, life can be stressful. My days with Meep revolve around her breathing and her eating.  At 8 months old, she should be 7 or 8 pounds, but instead is 3 1/2 pounds…
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A (Not So) New Cat Litter Solution

In a previous post, I talked about traditional litter solutions.  My choice was an unscented, clumping litter, which has served me well over the years.  Except when the litter was scattered out of the litter box.  Except when the litter was tracked all over the house (ever try to sleep well with a bed full…
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Motherhood At 55

I don’t have human kids, but I do have three feline kids, all about 8 months old, and all with different baby daddies.  Growing up as they did in a shelter, they came with their share of issues.  Leo and Maggie both came home with colds, and they are both still blowing snot everywhere; on…
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So You Want To Build A House

When I made the decision to move back to the region full-time from Texas, I was torn.  Should I be practical and buy a townhouse in Fargo or Moorhead where I didn’t have the upkeep to worry about?  Or how about an old farmhouse in the country, where I could admire the architecture of the…
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