Category A Little Personal

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and the Birds

“What the heck? Look at this mess.” “Bird time again, Little one.” “But come on. Can’t they hold it.” “it is not in their nature.” “Goodness. Look at them.” “I know. That’s why I’m staying right here.” “I don’t blame you. There must be a thousand.” “Watch when you look up.” “So far, they are […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy Warm Again

“Whoa, Lucy. This ground is warm.” “Yes, it is. The temp is 81 degrees F today. That’s 27.2 C for our metric friends.” “Why are you laying there staring at the fence.” “No reason. I just wanted the sun on my back.” “I’m not buying it. There must be something over there.” “There isn’t anything, […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Admirals Twiggy and Lucy Explore the North Pole.

Sorry everyone, but this post got hung up in the snow. I have no idea why it didn’t post. Well, here it is. “Gee Lucy, What do you think?” “I think we ought to go inside.” “But we came to explore the wilderness. To go where no dog has gone before.” “I know, but it […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy Stay Inside.

“How about it, Little One. Want to go outside?” “Let’s check the temperature first. Hey Dad, what’s the temp outside?” “Let’s see. Right now, it’s 41 degrees Fahrenheit, which is 5 degrees Celsius. The high today will be 43 F (6.1 C) The low tonight is 34 F (1.1 C). Want to know what the […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy Outside

“Where you going, Lucy?” “I was going to have a lay down on the chaise.” “Aw, come on. Let’s go to the yard.” “I suppose I could lay in the yard just as well.” “Wait up. I have been looking at some things.” “What kind of things, Little One?” “Green things. Look here.” “That is […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy at Leasure

“So Little One. The sun is warm, and we have the day off.” “What do you mean the day off.” “There’s no UPS or FedEx deliveries scheduled. No ringing doorbell. No pumas or squirrels. Just peace and quiet.” “How do you know all this?” “I keep my ears open. I know when Mom is expecting […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy’s First Snow

Here s a shot of the front yard on Sunday as the snow begins to stick. We never get snow, so this was a big occasion. “Lucy. What is that white stuff starting to form up on the yard.” “I saw this once at the Coast in 08, Little One. It’s snow. I’ll go down […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy Play Outside

“Hey, Lucy, come quick.” “Coming. What’s the emergency?” “I saw the flounder running on top of the fence.” “Flounder? What are you talking about.” “Well, that’s what Mom and Dad call the squirrel.” “How did you figure that one out?” “You see the squirrel, and someone says flounder, it’s not hard.” “I guess the folks […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Twiggy and Lucy – New Years Eve

“What are you doing, Twiggy?” “I thought I would wake Lucy, and we could go outside and play.” “Come on, you and I will go out.” “You want to run and let me chase you?” “I’m pretty sure you could catch me in an instant.” “Okay. There was a ball down there last time I […]

Thursday – A Little Personal – Lucy and Twiggy’s Christmas Wish

“Hey, Twiggy. Why so, glum? It’s Christmas Eve.” “I’m still worried about biting that light on the tree.” “Why worry? Mom took care of you. She has made it impossible for you to reach the tree.” “That’s true. Do you think Santa will know? About the bulb, I mean.” “So even if he does know. […]