Kitten Season! Must-Knows About Newborn Kitten Development

It’s kitten season–well, almost–and time for a refresher course on newborn kitten development. The timing is perfect (or purr-fect?) because this past week, I had a lovely kitty-girl visitor on my back patio. The tortie youngster looked about five or … Continue reading

Feeding the Muse: Roses, Armadillos & Publishing

How do you feed your muse? I’ve been head-down busy these days playing catch up on all the writer-icity that had been put on a back burner for far too long. My muse is hungry, screaming for attention, like an … Continue reading

10 Kitten Adoption Do’s & Don’ts

It’s kitten season! Is a new fur-kid in your future? You’d think kitten care would be easy–just love ’em and feed ’em and listen to ’em purr, right? But more goes into proper care than plopping food in a bowl … Continue reading

Holiday Sparkles, A Cat-Mas Story

Crash-galumph-galumph-skiiiiiiid-thump! “Amy! Will you please get your cat before she tears up the house?” I sighed, and pushed away from the computer. My husband grew up cat-less. Mahmoud neither understood nor appreciated kitten antics, especially while he watched television sports. … Continue reading

How To Litter Box Train Your New Kitten

Did you get a new baby cat over the holidays? Con-CATS-ulations! Most kittens come pre-programmed to “do the right thing” in the litter box, but there are some challenges with the little guys. You can avoid some of these issues … Continue reading