“Softest of mornings, hello. And what will you do today, I wonder, to my heart? And how much honey can the heart stand, I wonder, before it must break?” — from “Softest of Mornings” by Mary Oliver

Quiet like the garden…

“Only the cat, padding between the roses, Shakes a branch and breaks the chequered pattern As water is broken by the falling of a leaf. Then you come, And you are quiet like the garden, And white like the alyssum flowers,   And beautiful as the silent sparks of the fireflies.”— from “The Garden by Moonlight” by Amy Powell 


“Charm is the ability to make someone else think that both of you are pretty wonderful.” ― Kathleen Winsor


“In order to keep a perspective of one’s importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him.” — Unknown

All Living Beings

“And if we dare to look into those eyes, then we shall feel their suffering in our hearts. More and more people have seen that appeal and felt it in their hearts. All around the world there is an awakening of understanding and compassion, and understanding that reaches out to help the suffering animals in … More All Living Beings

Fat Cat Nap

“When the going gets tough, the tough take a nap.” —- Tom Hodgkinson Dedicated to Leah and Ultraviolet at Catwoods Porch Party. You should visit!


“Such short little lives our pets have to spend with us, and they spend most of it waiting for us to come home each day.” – John Grogan (Author, Marley & Me)