You can never have too many cat themed things in your life, don’t you think? With that in mind a recent shopping trip and a little road trip resulted in some super cute and unexpected finds to completely bling the cat mom’s life. From some really unexpected placess.     Michaels the art, craft and framing mecca is not the first place to turn for cat things. But they have a really cute line of cat (and dog) things that […]

10 Super Cute Cat Decor & Gift Ideas Summer 2017


International Tiger Day
  What a gorgeous creature to behold. A sleek, deeply ferocious hunter who strikes fear into the hearts and minds of villagers where it roams. Commanding respect and reverence. So beautiful. So deadly.     Despite this, and maybe because of it, the tiger has been hunted almost to extinction. 100 years ago there were 100,000 tigers to be found roaming globally. Now, only 3000 tigers remain in the wild and their numbers are dwindling. 95% of the tiger population has […]

International Tiger Day



This post contains affiliate links   Things were running very smoothly and most of the creatures were highly please with themselves. Lion was already famous. Even the little shrews and moles and spiders were pretty well known.   But among all those busy creatures there was one who seemed to be getting nowhere. It was Cat.   Cat was a real oddity. The others didn’t know what to make of him at all.   And so begins one of the […]

How The Cat Became ~ Ted Hughes




WARNING: Rant Ahead I am the one by your dog, panicking. Sometimes in the course of your day something happens that throws the entire trajectory off and your day is hijacked. Yesterday, for example. A casual conversation took place about dogs in hot cars and what you can and cannot do, and where you stand legally if you break the car window and how you need to photograph the dog in distress, and then use your phone to record the temperature […]

Hot Dogs In Cars – A Cautionary Tale For Pet Owners


Hurry Over To Gilt Right Now!!!
If you are a fashion concious cat lady then you should had over to Gilt where they are having a sale of Charlotte Olympia. Charlotte Olypmia has the cutest line of bags, shoes and accessories many of which are cat themed. And the other things are cute too! Super cute and ultra stylish these aren’t your ordianry shoes, etc and they do come with a serious price tag but sometimes fashion is just worth it.   As usual with Gilt […]

Gilt Sale – Charlotte Olympia Cat Shoes and More



Unless you have been living in a cave or are on the International Space Station you can’t have missed the fact that June is Adopt A Shelter Cat Month. You know this, don’t you? And if not, why not? If you need anything to help you make your mind up consider that shelters around the US are full to bursting with kittens as this is the kitten month. There are literally hundreds and hundreds of tiny kittens needing homes to go […]

It’s June So Adopt A Cat or Buy A T-Shirt


Harry Potter 20th Anniversary
“It was 20 years ago today”….. The first book of the Harry Potter series, “Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone (or Sorcerers Stone depending where in the world you are)”  dropped into the muggle world, from the creative mind of JK Rowling. And the reading world was never the same. Children who had no interest in books became voracious readers and waited so impatiently for the next book to fall from the heavens to land in their local bookstores. Libraries had […]

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary!



nature cat
Summer has started! Long days stretch ahead. Long hot days. Kids are home from school. What now? Well, PBS might just be to the rescue. The universe (and PBS) has read the minds of parents of young children who want  decent, enlightening, educational entertainment for their children. And most important……has a cats!! PBS ~ Public Broadcasting Service ~ whose mission is to provide good quality entertainment and is responsible for Sesame Street, This Old House, and that other little program […]

Nature Cat ~ PBS Kids


To all those men out there who are lovers of cats. To all those men who are lovers of cat ladies and support them and their cats and make loving cat’s possible. To all those father’s who support their daughters and their obsession over their cat’s. Patiently. With just one more kitten. To all those men who drag themselves out at night to pick up the cat food that you forgot. To all those men who pulled out the ladder […]

Happy Father’s Day!



Father's Day
~This post contains affiliate links~ Father’s Day Gulp. Just around the corner. Father’s Day………it’s really the poor cousin in the Hallmark family, but every dad – every single dad –  should have his day. Why not make it extra special with some cat themed gifts? Spoil the special dad in your life who might be a cat lover, or just a cat tolerater, or just the guy who supports your habit? Now is your chance to make his life purrfect with […]

Father’s Day ~ 8 Fun Gifts For The Cat Guy


  In case the days are running away from you, have you heard? June is Adopt A Shelter Cat Month.  The month which starts with all the kittens arriving at shelters helps to highlight the plight of cats ~ young, old, healthy and unhealthy ~ and their need to find homes and love and companionship. There are needs for homes for far too many cats and kittens.     Which brings us to the somewhat delicate subject of shelters. Not […]

Shelter Cats or How You Can Save A Life Today!



If you have a cat you surely know how much they love catnip. ♥ ♥ ♥ LOVE  ♥ ♥ ♥   (If you are new to cat parenting this aspect of feline ownership will become apparent to you once you introduce it to them….)   A visit to the cat section of the pet store shows a vast amount of catnip toys, treats, and enticements. Not just a great activity treat but it is also good for cats to eat as a food […]

Why You Should Grow Catnip


  June the 1st is a very busy day. It is National Nail Polish Day. National Hazelnut Cake Day. National Heimlich Maneuver Day. Wow! Who knew? But much more importantly it also starts National Adopt A Cat Month aka Adopt A Shelter Cat Month. A month long reminder that this month brings kittens, and so many that shelters will be bursting with them. Some kittens will arrive so young that they will need to be cared for in special care […]

It’s June!! It’s National Adopt A Cat Month




rory dobner cat decor
Lovers of cats have no shortage of cute, charming and sometimes comical items to display and show the world their adoration of all things feline. However, if quirky sophistication and surreal elegance are more your taste then look to the  work of Rory Dobner and his delightful world of cat design. A graduate of the Central Saint Martin’s School of Art and Design in England, a hothouse of art and design talent, Rory Dobner has a resume that is eclectic and impressive. His […]

The Absolutely Exquisite Feline Fabulousness Of Rory Dobner