Emil and several of our #childfree friends have late-November through early-December birthdays: Kelly, Jeff, Emil, Judy, and Ryan. So, we made a huge weekend out of it for all of them. Friday, Jeff, Judy, Emil, and I went for Thai lunch in Cedar Park on our way to Flat Creek Estate winery. We had the […]
Entries Tagged as 'critters'
November 9th, 2012 · No Comments · critters, Lori
September 16th, 2012 · 3 Comments · critters, Lori
Turtleor’s favorite color/flavor is RED. Watch his determination and him absconding.
August 14th, 2012 · No Comments · Austin, critters, Lori
During the little storm last night (and while Emil and I were at dinner), Marble got down from the 3rd floor balcony
July 11th, 2012 · No Comments · Austin, critters, Lori, projects
T6EWUKYJKQWV – I’ve been wanting fresh vine-ripened tomatoes all year. But, even if we grew “patio tomatoes” (hat tip to our friend Pam who told me these exist!), Marble would get into them and make a mess. le sigh. Emil, or Genius from this point forward, had the perfect idea. We have a Romeo & […]
December 8th, 2011 · No Comments · critters, Lori
Diet is a Four Letter Word For the last ~2 years, we’ve been working on getting @Purrrrrl‘s weight down. Boring How We Got Here Story While we used to free-feed them dry food, we switched to canned for a while. Her sensitive tummy, means days of mixing food and lots of accidents. Canned food was […]
November 28th, 2011 · No Comments · critters, Lori
This is not exactly what Purrrrrl or Marble look like in the car. I mean, after all, they travel in a box/carrier.
After losing BB to the accident, we learned that we were one of those rare cases where a totaled car was in our favor. We bought BB with a ~$3000 trade in of my truck. Insurance paid off our loan and gave us $6,000+ to put toward a replacement. Emil’s car, Little Blue, is 11 […]
April 11th, 2011 · No Comments · critters, Lori
BB the silver 2010 Scion xD 2009-2011 In the fall of 2009, after we sold the house in Bryan, we had to trade in my truck before it left me/us stranded. We got a cute little “hippie”/Austin car that more than 2x the gas mileage Baby Truck did. We named her BB…inspired by our favorite […]
September 7th, 2010 · 2 Comments · critters, Lori
We added four feet to our family this weekend. . Last weekend, after a quick visit with Shelly (a.k.a. Sheldon before they found out he was a she; an 8-week old sibling of Lenoard, Penny, and Howard), we found out that that her parents weren’t quite ready to give her up for adoption like they […]