Lazing about…

09 October 2014 I have been feeling rather lethargic these last couple of weeks, and have been sleeping for long hours. Basil and Rosemary and I drove up to Cleveland in Ohio for a couple of weeks in September, to visit Basil’s brother, who used to be a doctor. But the weather wasn’t playing along. … More Lazing about…

Granite needles, buffaloes and jewel caves: Adventures above and below ground in South Dakota

15 August 2013 My dear friends and readers around the world, I’ve been having some exciting adventures above and below ground on our trip to South Dakota. Paprika and Oregano took me on a scenic drive through Custer State Park. We followed a winding road through a beautiful forest of ponderosa pine and aspen trees. … More Granite needles, buffaloes and jewel caves: Adventures above and below ground in South Dakota

Hip-hip-hooray! We celebrate a milestone on Flat Kathy’s blog

14 August 2013 Today was a special day on the stats page of Flat Kathy’s blog: Her Fan Club now has 51 members – on behalf of Flat Kathy, Thank you to each and every one of you! And her blog has had 5001 visitors since she wrote her very first blogpost at the start of … More Hip-hip-hooray! We celebrate a milestone on Flat Kathy’s blog

Art in a Park: A visit to the Grounds for Sculpture

3 August 2013 Greetings to my dear readers and friends – and adoring fans – around the world, Paprika and Oregano decided to take advantage of my visit to go someplace they’d never been before: The Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, New Jersey. This 42 acre park-like setting has over 270 sculptures of all styles … More Art in a Park: A visit to the Grounds for Sculpture

Lunch with Cinnamon and Caraway – and a lesson in local history

2 August 2013 My dear friends in South Africa and around the world: After spending the last few days relaxing in Paprika and Oregano’s garden, we decided to venture out and explore the area. Paprika was planning to spend the afternoon with her two friends, Cinnamon and Caraway. (I’ve noticed that the people in Paprika’s life … More Lunch with Cinnamon and Caraway – and a lesson in local history