Monthly Archives: January 2017

Caturday Thoughts – Happy New Year to Me and My Cats

With all the repairmen traipsing in and out and swapping out refrigerators with the contents plus all the cleaning for Chinese New Year  I was thinking I’d be too worn out to celebrate. Being a cat dominated household we don’t … Continue reading

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Good Grief! What Next?

For one thing I have to replace my laptop. It has the world’s worst touch pad. I position the cursor where i want to type and it looks liked it’s clicked into place but it hasn’t. When setting posting dates … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Cats Don’t Miss Hot Water

I am still waiting for the parts to repair the faucet to come in from the specialty supplier. The refrigerator is not scheduled to be delivered until the 25th. It had better come and not make my Chinese New Year … Continue reading

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Major Cold dà hán 大寒 Jan 20th

January 2oth will begin the period of Major or Greater Cold. It is supposed to be the coldest time of the year. In fact we had extremely cold weather a few weeks earlier and now we are having what might … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts Cats Don’t Suffer from SADness

A depressed mood is common among people in northern latitudes in the winter. It was first described as early as the 6th century by Goth historian Jordanes. In his Getica,  he describes it in reference to the people of Scandza, … Continue reading

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Cascade Failure

It started before Christmas. Actually it started before Thanksgiving but that part was only beginning of the end for my poor aunt. I tried to call her and there was no answer, After a week of this I called the … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – No New Year’s Resolutions for Cats

Cats don’t make New Year’s resolutions. They live in the moment and don’t over analyze life. They are resistant to influences from without. Marketing doesn’t touch them, the news doesn’t depress or anger them; they don’t watch it. But I … Continue reading

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