Category Archives: cats

Need a Reason To Believe?

In people, I mean.  Here’s one.  We just watched a NatGeo Wild episode called “The Lady With 700 Cats.”  Lynea Lattanzio calls herself a crazy cat lady, but she’s no animal hoarder.  She runs a 12-acre sanctuary, no-kill rescue facility … Continue reading

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In Praise of Marple and Plum

 Mystery spinner Sparkle Abbey joins us in the ‘vert today.  Make room for 4 volumes worth of pampered pets and their clever humans (single nom, double tete). Recently at a mystery conference awards event, a fellow author remarked “I wish … Continue reading

Posted in cats, cozy mystery, dogs, mystery, mystery series | 42 Comments

Dogs, Cats, and Winners

Funtime.  And because it’s my special dog-lovin’ daughter’s birthday today, I’m sharing “What dogs look like underwater” photos taken by a California photographer.  Elizabeth sent me these—this one could be my sweet Beauty—and you can go to this site to … Continue reading

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Please welcome Kristan Higgins!

Apologies for being a bit late, all. Had trouble with Blogger today!! Please welcome one of my favorite people in the WHOLE WORLD, my friend and amazing author Kristan Higgins! Saving Cats Hello again! It’s so nice to be back … Continue reading

Posted in Bridget Jones, cats, favorite books, Kristan Higgins, Rita winner, romantic comedy, To Kill A Mockingbird, Usher | Leave a comment

Life at the petting zoo!

So, this is the week my DH and his 4 brothers converge at our house from various corners of the Midwest and make their annual pilgrimage to our cabin in Northern Minnesota. Once there, they fish, commune with nature (and … Continue reading

Posted in brothers, cats, dogs, horses, petting zoo, Risk No Secrets, Vacations | 28 Comments