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Welcome Winter!


Here we are towards the end of January and out come the snow shovels and sidewalk salt, the thundering silence of falling snow, and just a handful of the most intrepid visitors . . . [...]

Welcome Winter!2021-01-26T22:21:47-07:00

Sleeping Over With Skinny


Sometimes later in the evening when we are dimming some lights and heading for bed, it has been memorable to catch a glimpse of our little dude making himself at home.  I just sit down quietly in the darkened [...]

Sleeping Over With Skinny2021-01-19T00:37:07-07:00

Only One Year Later . . .


Time’s fun when you’re having flies is another way of saying that time sort of gets away from us from the inception of an idea/vision to its completion.  In the case of a repaint of the Maid’s Suite Back [...]

Only One Year Later . . .2021-01-16T21:47:43-07:00

Update For Skinny’s Fan Club


We think that perhaps we have hit a homerun with the placement of Skinny’s igloo outside the atrium door and the addition of a heating pad in his digs, especially critical and hopefully attractive as we enter a temperature [...]

Update For Skinny’s Fan Club2021-01-10T09:41:08-07:00

Our One Year Anniversary


I honestly had to shake myself when it occurred to me that we have been participating in the Jerome Food Bank every week for ONE ENTIRE YEAR as of the first Wednesday in January.  What an honor and privilege to be [...]

Our One Year Anniversary2021-01-09T18:51:05-07:00

If At First You Don’t (blablabla), Try Try Again!


As the nights grow colder, our furry friends are busier than ever getting their good eats as you can see in the antics of the acrobatic youngster above. Also, in the ever-continuing saga of the perils of our raccoon [...]

If At First You Don’t (blablabla), Try Try Again!2020-12-30T21:36:44-07:00

A Life of Stealth & Crime


We have been so elated that Skinnyman was eating all his hi-protein cat food every night not realizing that he had a clandestine helper.  Here is Mr. Skinny noshing on his fave scrambled eggs only to be chucked out-of-the-queue [...]

A Life of Stealth & Crime2020-12-23T11:44:30-07:00

Dining Al Fresco At TSH


We just don’t seem to get enough of the grins and chuckles provided by our surreptitious visitors, especially those that sneak in for late-night dining.  One of the raccoon families is incredibly faithful in their patronage and they pass [...]

Dining Al Fresco At TSH2020-12-20T21:45:59-07:00

Apples and more


Talk about an accelerated timeline for picking and storing our apples – the moment the colder nights began, our apples all got ripe at once so off to picking and storing we went.  Guess who will be making apple [...]

Apples and more2020-12-19T09:55:05-07:00

Never again in boxes – revisited


Every now and again, we are graced with a gifting from a guest who has some treasured object, usually from their family, that they just believe belongs here.  Three years ago, on my home’s 100th birthday, we received a complete [...]

Never again in boxes – revisited2020-12-17T19:37:01-07:00
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