Category Archives: Life’s Conundrums

To Do Tsunami

Since closing on the house things have been out of order. I finally got a couple of days to take poor Simba to the crematorium. I thought I was going to catch up on blogging, the classes I was taking … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Fourth of July is Still Ba Humbug!

Thankfully Fourth of July was a non-event as far as noise went, unlike last year when the first fireworks went off on the night of the 25th, scaring my little foster cat Charli. I miss the pretty fireworks the Italians … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Finding Time

The usual routine has been interrupted. We haven’t been posting. We even missed the farmer’s market a couple of weeks. But things are getting done. In spite of the obstacles, and there have been many, we are going forward. Time … Continue reading

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Shuffle, Shuffle, Shuffle

We have gotten very busy thanks to the delightful upturn in our fortunes. There is a ten by twenty storage unit to be emptied, since now we know we are not moving. Of course summer is here we want to … Continue reading

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The Big Day

For a long time now I have been writing here about having a forever home for the cats. There have been so many problems and setbacks over the years. Now, thanks to my late aunt, who I miss talking to … Continue reading

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Caturday Thoughts – Feng Shui of the Bathroom and Other Complications

Bathrooms are problematic in Feng Shui. It’s all those drains, you see, synbolizing draining away not just water and toilet waste but the enegy of whatever life area the bathroom falls in. This was not so much a problem when … Continue reading

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Before I Lay Me Down to Sleep – Compline

In the early centuries of the Church, in addition to the celebration of Mass, it was customary to hold a so-called vigil, a prayer service in three parts, on the night before a feast day. From this vigil service developed … Continue reading

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