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Friday, November 30, 2012

Freaky Friday

Getting foods sometimes requires drastic measures...

Not saying that WE have to resort to that, but it's good to keep in mind.  Ya know "IF"...

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Garden Tour Thursday

IZA: I am sad to say the annuals finally gave up to the frosts of a few nights ago.  I directed TBT's attention to them today and he pulled them up.  I would feel bad about that, but it's their natural life an I gotta respect that. 

On the other hand, looka what he did with the space!  Pansies.  Pretty little faces we will see all winter.  That aint bad!

We got some surprise treats, Ayla says.  I dunno.  "Pork Fat"?  She'll hafta convince me on that one.  And she says she has invented a PiggieNip drink.  I worry about her sometimes...

OMC!  She put Pork Fat, Cream, and Nip leafs inna the blender.  That girlcat is dangerous in the kitchen even when TBT is watchin over her!  I hope it tastes better than it sounds...

Lap, lap, lap.  Hmmm... Um, dont bother me here, I want all of it...  Lap, Lap, Lap...

You made a GALLON, AYLA?  Good.  Lap in, friends, there is plenty.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

All Spread Out

We havent been nappin close the past few days!
We just dint feel like it...
But TBT got all cat-curious.
 And found the Feliway dispenser bottle was EMPTY...

Monday, November 26, 2012

Mancat Monday

MARLEY:  I was wanderin around early this morning, and woke TBT up.  Not that that bothers us especially, but sometimes it means the flashy catches us in the act.
I was all sniffin the laundry in this case.
I decided both spots were rather too boring ta sleep on.  Fresh-laundered AND cold.  Nothing inneresting...

When he falls asleep again, Ayla and I will burrow unner the blankies.  Iza will sleep ON the corner of the bed.

There's a reason.  We get chilly at night.  But Iza is so fat she is comfy on top of the blankies...  MOL!

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Easy Like Sunday

AYLA:  We are spendin our Easy Sunday Noon eating!
We allus eat at the same spots.
I like to watch the other 2 some, but then I get back to my own bowl and lick it the cleanest!

Saturday, November 24, 2012

An Awardies!!!

IZA:  I am thrilled!  Spitty, my lovey wunnerful mancat has given ME the Blog of 2012 Award!  OK, he also mentioned "All of us", but I know what he meant!  He meant ME!!!  Take THAT girlcats!

So first, I wanna send this back to SPITTY (my love, eternal flame, and cuddle-happiness).  I want him to have a new star from ME evry week!  An today is The First Week.

But there are others I love (OK, WE love, who deserve ta start (or add to) their 6 stars too).

I (Ouch, hey, "whap whap whap"), OK, WE want to award this to...

Brian, for all his werk for other kitties.
Celestial Kitties, for being STARS in the universe.
Little Cat Feet, For Being our friends for so long.
The Meezers,  For being one of our blog's First Friends.
Sumac Stories, Another earliest friends.
Katnip Lounge, For being one on the most special pawsome places that cats can live.
Max The Psychokitty, who started Skeeter, LC, and TBT on this whole adventure, which we continue.
Prancer Pie, Who all of them remind of of us sometimes.
Pikkupunapippuri, Who we met through Secret Paws and have loved being friends with since.

With the unnerstanding we love you all others, but we got tired and needed our naps, so unnerstand we think ALL our friends deserve it.  We just. um, just, uhhh, ouh oh, naps hittin us...  Add more...  'morrow, and, um...uh... Fallin asleep...  Going bye.....  bye...


TBT here:  The cats are all tossed-toys-out, nommed-out, an sleepin, so they are fergetting to TELL you you got the awardies.  I hope you visit an find out, cause that long list is too long for ME to follow-up on.  I'm gonna nap out myself...  But I'll help them tomorrow!  It's just hard to stay awake with cats sleepin all over the desk...  Purring...  Purring...


Friday, November 23, 2012

Freaky Friday

Special Thanksgiving Edition!
Biggifying helps...

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Happy Thanksgiving Day!

AYLA:  Speaking for all of us here, Happy US Thanksgiving Day to all of you...

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Wordy Wensday

IZA:  Thank you all my friends!  You may remember that I had a toymice infestion a while back.  Well TBT fergot to display the results of yer assistance.

You all came over  and WHAPPED all those infesting toymice offa me!

The infestion reversed wunnerfully.  I went from THIS...

To this...

To this...

An finally to THIS!


An then none!  TBT combed through my furs and can't find a SINGLE one still on me after.  I owe it all to you!  Thank you, thank you, thank you...

I am free of them now...

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Tweety Tuesday

MARLEY:  WELL!  I found a nice surprise today...  A birdie who was TOO innerested is gobbling sunflower seeds unner the birdfeeder and TOO near the mound of azalea shrubs I HAPPEN ta like ta sit unner.

I was actally waitin fer a skwerl ta come by, but they seem ta be a lot more cautious than the birdies are.  So, without anny skwerls around, I was more than happy ta play "toss&catch" with a birdie.  But he got tired after a while so I went inside...

Monday, November 19, 2012

Monday Meowing

AYLA:  *sigh*  OK, I admit it.  I SHOULDNT have done it.  I "helped" Iza write what must be (I then did hope) the WORST romantical poem of ALL time just to play a trick on her...

I should have known better!  There is NO SUCH THING as an awful romantical poem.  The value is in the intent, not the quality.  Iza meant every GOOD THOUGHT of her poem (that I messed up as much as possible) with feelings of love.  Never mind the (rather creepy) "my love is like a crippled mouse"  or the "lawn is dead and sere" stuff that I slipped in.  Oh c'mon, she BOUGHT that?

Even I was shocked!

So now I am embarassed.  I played on Izas emotions.  It was like picking goldfishies out of an open crowded tank.  The truly embarrassing thing is that she STILL doesn't quite unnerstand what I did.  Shes only angry in the most vague sense that I did SOMETHING, but she isnt quite sure what.

Iza is a simple soul.  Iffen she was a Bein, she would (according to deep discussions I have had with TBT the past 2 nights) be an "Earth-Mother hippie who trusts everyone and doesn't even comprehend the idea of tricks".  Such a sweet innocent does not deserve that kind of trick...

So it was very nice that Spitty came over yesserday and cuddled with her a while, telling her how much he liked getting a love poem from here (and glaring at me several times).

We all slept together after dinner.  Iza didn't mind at ALL (though I DID stay close ta Marley). 
I dint push a glass of water over on her either.  Ive decided ta be nice ta her fer a while...

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Easy Like Sunday


Iza is making us all look too active today...
She SURE knows
 How to do the Easy!
Ayla:  Hey Marley, ya think a spilled waterglass would have an effect?

Marley:  Already? Yeah, but give me time ta get outside and HIDE.  Nice knowing ya BTW, Ayla...

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Caturday Quandry

AYLA:  Well, I wonder iffen it is safe to come down yet.  I've been up here nappin most of the day.
I havent heard Iza stomping around yelling for a while, though.  Mebbe she is about over her anger...
S-T-R-E-T-C-H........  Hmmm, I think I'll wait til dinnertime.  Shes allus easier ta deal with after shes eaten.
Still, that was about the BEST trick Ive EVER gotten her on...

Friday, November 16, 2012

Freaky Grrrrlcat Friday

MARLEY:  Well, Ayla is still stayin up high out of Iza's reach (probly a good idea after the poem trick she played).
I am basically NOT GETTING INVOLVED.  I know when to get out of the way of THOSE two.  Meezers Jeezers!

But I have my fun.  That rainbow squiggle is GREAT!

And its QUIET, which is a good thing right now..  I'll just lay low and stick near TBT.  Nothin bad happens near HIM!

The grrrrls will make up soon enough...

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Garden Tour Thursday

MARLEY here:  The girls seem to be having some, um, pouty hissy-fit today, so I think its a good idea ta get outside.  I hope you will allya join me.

I TOLD TBT that things were lookin a bit dreary out in the garden.  The annuals were gone by...
And the Mums dint look too good either...
 So he followed my suggestions.  Pulled up the annuals what were gone fer the year, and left this bare area. 

Hey, he read us a story few nights ago about some wolfie what said "better ta EAT you with, my dear"   Which was kinna cool.  I think it was about mousies inna house.

But it made me think about plantin NEW ones what could stand the Winter.  Like "better ta pull you UP my dears so we can plant new ones".  Well, it made sense when I THOUGHT of it annyway.

But he paid attention to me an pulled all the old dedded ones out.  It looked like this...
So ya know what he did?  Srsly, do you?

Yes, he bought some of those what do like winter, an he planted THEM.  I DID havta help him figure out a pattern.   Im good at patterns...  There are alternatively changed purples and yellows ones there. 
HE thinks its fer the colors, but I have it arranged to attract mousies.

See all those leafs on the ground?  I arranged them that way.  Cause I KNOW what attracts mousies!  And OH BOY, do I find mousies around the flowers!  I hardly have ta eat that stuff inside what Ayla and Iza loves (especially Iza). .  See, I know what they like (leafs littered), an I'm tryin ta expand their range.  More fer me, ya know?

And that means more fer ALLA US!  Today's garden tour treats is MOUSIES!!!  Come join me fer a real feast.  Every 5th leaf or so has a mousie unner it an there are LOTS of leafs! 
Let me show the the great places...

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

To Spittikins, My Love...

Ayla is helping me send a romantical poem JUST to you my dear one...

"My love is like a crippled mouse
Newly out of hole.
My love is like that crippled mouse
For you to et down whole. 

Ayla, you are SURE this only goes to Spitty?  

"Of COURSE dear sisfur, only HE will see this". 

Um, OK...

For you are plump, my lovely boy
I treasure evry ounce.
And when you are so sure of me,
I know you'll make the pounce.

You said you had a purrsonal address, right, Ayla?

"Yes of course.  When have I ever steered you wrong?... 

Well, since you mention it...

"Not now dear sisfur"... 

When all the lawn is dead and sere,
When all the mousies flee,
I'll stand beside your side my dear,
When all you have is me.

Are you SURE?  I mean, this could be REALLY embarassin... 

Yes, trusssst me.   Heh heh heh...  I mean (cough cough), it will be for Spitty's eyes only! 

So fare thee well, my only love
And fare thee well awhile.
Yet know that in my deepest heart,
I love you like a mile ."

So I just press "here"?  

"Oh yes, please do.  Um I mean, YES that is the button to send yer poem to Spitty and no one else ta see .  In fact, you should probbly not look at the computer screen fer a few days.  Give Spitty time to think about yer poem, ya know?  And don't mention this to TBT either."

Well, only the poem goes, right? None of this talk?  And just to Spitty?  OK...  *click* 

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Toymice Tuesday

IZA:  TBT says Im infested with toymice! 

I wasn't inclined ta believe him at first.
But to tell the truth, I HAVE been a bit itchy lately.
And I MIGHT have a growing problem...
Do ya think a real soap&water bath will take care of it?

Monday, November 12, 2012

Mancat Monday

MARLEY:   Oh I LOVE Mancat Monday! I get SUCH great attention.  Iza is especially good at it...

Thank you, Iza...
Oh yes!  Thats good...
Take a break.
Um, are you sure about this?  I mean attention is great, but this is gettin a bit purrsonal. 
Feeling awkward here...
OH, wait, she fell asleep (whew).  That's sweet, but I have an evil urge to fart now.  Heh, heh...
OK so I dint.  I wouldnt actally do that to a sisfur!  But it IS tempting.  I'll just be happy with the wash and the warm butt feeling from her breaths.

The secret of gettin along is to not ask for TOO much...

I'll give HER a good washing.


For now, TBT's lap looks comfy.

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Veterans Day 2012

Thank you veterans, and accept our simple purrs of recognition for your bravery and sacrifice through the long decades...

Ayla, Iza, and Marley

Saturday, November 10, 2012


Oh my goodness, we got TWO awardies today!

As a group, we got the new "Nip Awardie" Nerrissa created and The Celestial Kitties passed on to US!   It a lovely one and we are collectively VERY proud to receive it.

We need to mention something we want to celebrate.  We decide to celebrate FOOD!  We know we just posted this picture, but we are STILL ecited, so ..

An THEN I, Marley, got an awardie to ME individually!  I am stunned.  I never got one just fer ME before.  It was from SPITTY!  Its the Nip Awardie too, but this one is just fer ME, so I gotta make it a little different.

That's EASY.  While I like the FOODS, I also like OUTSIDE!  In fact, I wanna go out in the morning even BEFORE I get breakfast.  Ya know why?  Cuz I catch MOUSIES outside and they are BETTER than canned BREAKFAST!  I like MOUSIES better than TREATS!

Now we all gotta figure who ta pass them along to.

We are gonna send The Nip Awardie to:

Katie Isabella
Mr Puddy (Hoping he is still with us)
Prancer Pie
Scarlett and Melly
Eric and Flynn

We would give the awardie to ALL our friends, but TBT said we could only pick 5.