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2017-07-16 08:36 am
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2017-05-24 09:59 am
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More Birds

The news is horrible, so, a small distraction. More birds from Emily. Birds! )
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2017-05-05 09:51 am
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2017-05-04 07:27 am
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Sky Kitten The Third

Emily spotted a third owlet, who(ooo) was being pestered by a raven. The owlet ended up on the ground for a bit, but she thinks it got back up the tree while she was away. Whole lotta owl )
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2017-05-02 11:03 am
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Sky Kittens!

I came home to an email from Emily with the above subject. There are baby owls on campus. Baby great horned owls. She is a good daughter, she sent photos. I am ded from teh cutes. warning, cute overload )
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2017-04-25 08:07 pm
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In Memoriam

Patches stopped breathing a little while ago. She was sixteen years old by the human calendar. She will be missed by all of us including her sister Shadow.


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2017-04-17 06:54 pm

Hairsticks

Before I get sidetracked again, my new hairsticks. Photos follow )
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2017-04-06 07:34 pm
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Owl!

Emily saw a great horned owl at college, and kindly gave me permission to share photos. Just FYI, she has an excellent zoom lens on her camera; she was not up close even though it looks that way.

So: Big Owl on Campus )
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2017-03-13 10:06 am
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Weather Weirdness

A week ago today, we had frost everywhere. Today the highs are going to be in the 80s and 90s. California. [eyerolls]

Also too, I hate loathe and despise daylight savings time with a fiery passion. If I was in charge, it'd be abolished.
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2017-02-05 12:59 pm
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A Superb Owl

Because it's Superb Owl Sunday, and I just remembered, here is a very superb burrowing owl. Courtesy of Emily, from the San Diego River:


San Diego River burrowing owl

Hoot hoot!
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2016-12-19 10:22 am
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2016 Christmas Kitty

Or, the Patches in her native habitat.

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2016-12-08 04:02 pm
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A Very Important Event

Today is...

National Brownie Day!

As it happens, I'm baking brownies right now. I'm timely and didn't even know.
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2016-11-10 04:59 pm
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Made a shiny thing

Earrings for Aged Mum, using some vintage rhinestone focals and rondelles she gave me, red and green miracle beads, and assorted findings. photos follow )
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2016-11-08 10:58 am

I voted

Paul voted. Kitty voted. Emily's voting in San Diego now, but I'm sure she'll have voted by the end of today.

Now all we can do is wait and hope for the best.
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2016-09-17 11:04 am

My Shiny Things

That's my shiny thing, and this is mine, and this is mine... /Cat photos follow )
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2016-09-01 09:13 pm

More Faux Postage

I made a few more stamps.under the cut )
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2016-08-17 06:43 pm

Batty!

I (finally) put together one of my jewelry projects. Batty )