Tom has continued to use the lower level of the double decker cat bed, which pleases me. Continue reading sleepy Sunday afternoon
IT TURNS OUT that if you use right-angle thingers & clamps to hold your 2×2 pieces together, & then GLUE them into place, & ONLY THEN do you drill the pilot holes & put in the wood screws, it works a WHOLE LOT BETTER. Continue reading those other shelves
I love how they turned the cat-bed-on-the-seat into a doubledecker cat bed. They’re still doing it now that we’re home, too.
On the way to Battlemoor, I’d noticed, off to one side of Wolf Creek Pass, a bunch of RVs tucked into the woods along a creek. I made a note of it as a possible nice boondocking spot, & on the way home, I set out to find it again. Continue reading Battlemoor — the way home — mostly cats edition
…okay, I took more than usual, cope. Continue reading Battlemoor — Not Many Pictures Edition
My friend Ivar, who makes, took this picture of Hades, & I think it sums up both Hades’ natural magnificence, & also his truly spectacular talent at getting himself ENTIRELY TANGLED.
In any case, I usually don’t take a lot of Hades pictures because he’s a longhaired black cat & pretty often winds up being a fluffy blot, but I got a LOT of good Hades pictures this Battlemoor. Continue reading Battlemoor — Mostly Hades Edition
I really _do_ love New Mexico. It’s GORGEOUS.
It was also really, really good to be back on the road again. Continue reading the road to Battlemoor — everything else edition
They weren’t entirely thrilled about being back in the van, but they’re patient boys. They did okay.
They even managed to hang out in close proximity without killing each other! Much! Continue reading the road to Battlemoor — cats edition
Specifically, the ‘putting spikes into each pole to loop ropes over’ part. Since I’d bragged on Twitter that I’d worked out a process, here it is!
But I mean. HORSES. I didn’t think y’all would mind. Continue reading again with the horses
There’s an abandoned house down the street, right across from the mailboxes.
(Okay, there are a LOT of abandoned houses around here, but this one is VERY VISIBLY abandoned.) Continue reading unabashed looting