Fleurs, Fins & Furries2020-05-11T14:21:24-07:00

Fleurs, Fins, & Furries

at The Surgeon’s House

More of Mother Nature’s finest

By |May 23rd, 2021|

May brings us daily surprises along with some blessedly familiar faces with our precious koi having returned from [...]

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Revisit a Miracle

By |April 26th, 2021|

I planted what we now call the Grand Old Gramma of a wisteria over my front porch nearly [...]

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. . . just this simple . . .

By |April 16th, 2021|

We have forgotten our former states, except in early spring, when we dimly recall being green again and [...]

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Pure Temptation

By |April 12th, 2021|

One look at us, and everything GRINDS to a halt!  A fountain of PURE temptation crafted with FINELY-CUT [...]

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By |April 11th, 2021|

We don’t need no stinking thermometer to tell us when the finned folks are ready to eat again [...]

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Garden Explosion

By |April 5th, 2021|

April is making us think that summer is already here with a variety of exciting happenings outside.  The [...]

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Happy Spring Equinox

By |March 23rd, 2021|

Spring is in the air and some folks really know how to make a show of themselves – [...]

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Springtime Antics Inside and Out

By |March 15th, 2021|

This beautiful spring weather has everyone feeling frisky and full of themselves.  Take a look in the garden [...]

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Jelly Jelly Who’s Got The Jelly?

By |February 24th, 2021|

Okay, enough is enough!  As if the javelinas aren’t enough of a nuisance simply by virtue of their [...]

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Sleeping Over With Skinny

By |January 19th, 2021|

Sometimes later in the evening when we are dimming some lights and heading for bed, it has been [...]

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Update For Skinny’s Fan Club

By |January 10th, 2021|

We think that perhaps we have hit a homerun with the placement of Skinny’s igloo outside the atrium [...]

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A Life of Stealth & Crime

By |December 23rd, 2020|

We have been so elated that Skinnyman was eating all his hi-protein cat food every night not realizing [...]

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Dining Al Fresco At TSH

By |December 20th, 2020|

We just don’t seem to get enough of the grins and chuckles provided by our surreptitious visitors, especially [...]

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Apples and more

By |December 19th, 2020|

Talk about an accelerated timeline for picking and storing our apples – the moment the colder nights began, [...]

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My Kingdom for a rope!

By |December 10th, 2020|

Our two little raccoon families visit at least once per night and all the little dudes have gotten [...]

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Center Stage

By |December 4th, 2020|

The exquisite little cold weather beauty took center stage on a recent overcast and rainy day.  The cooling [...]

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