Monthly Archives: April 2019

What I’m reading April 2019. Charles

I started The North Country Confessional debut novel by Craig C. Charles back in February when my mom gifted me a signed copy. Hence the Valentine chocolates she gave me. ❤

NorthCountry

My mom and the author’s mother are friends and I was intrigued by the cover. I added a pinboard of books added to my “want to read” list. Continue reading

Tyler Turns Twelve

Happy birthday bad boy, happy birthday bad boy,
happy birthday to you 

Happy 12th Tyler boy.jpg

Bet you think that’s mean right? Well, Tyler is not a cat who will let you sleep. I decided since it was his birthday I’d try yet again to let him sleep on the bed. I haven’t slept in several nights so it was a bad idea. At 5:42AM he started playing the lingerie chest. What do I mean you ask? Well, the drawers have metal handles on a metal backplate, like a door knocker. He gets a hold of them with his paws and lets them drop back against the metal. It’s loud. Might be funny when you’re not trying to sleep. So, my first words to birthday boy in my semi-awake state where NO! Get out! but he’d already woke me enough to start the coughing. Got up. Shut him out. Got a few more hours of not restful sleep then gave him his favorite freeze-dried chicken treats on his breakfast. As I sip my coffee and type this he’s back snoozing away.

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A Pet product (non food) recall

I hesitated to put this, but decided if it helped just one pet, I’d be glad it went out. Think it applies to vets but doesn’t hurt to make pet parents aware to ask about it, if your pet is having anesthetic.

04/24/2019 Jurox Alfaxan unpreserved, an intravenous injectable anesthetic for cats and dogs Out of specification result for clarity Jurox Incorporated

Pot Branch Falls & a friends Rottie

 

Pot Branch Falls in Bostic 04-03-2019  13.11.34-sm.jpgI didn’t carry the tripod so I didn’t capture my typical waterfall photos of Pot Branch Falls. Should’ve worn my rainboots so I could just walk through the 2 streams getting there. Maybe in several years after I wait for the tree to fall in the middle of the falls, I’ll go back, and the pretty Rotweiller is a friend’s girl. Continue reading