When Zooey of suggested that I post something for NOMS, I immediately thought of sunflower seeds and nomnomnom good. Nope that wasn’t it. Today, August 5, is NOMS day and that stands for Not Of My Species. A day to “celebrate” (or make fun of … or whatever!) a species other than yourself!!! I’m […]

Gone but still remembered fondly

Although she went bridging December 2014, Kyla is still remembered. She would have been 17 yesterday. As Kyla always said, “I’m on the case”.


See the bird on the very top of the cactus? My peep thinks it is one of the Thorn Birds from the novel and movie.   My peeps always wanted to meet someone famous. Silly peeps. The Thorn Birds took place in Australia, not Arizona.

Welcome to World Parrot Day.

  It doesn’t matter whether you’re a parrot, a friend of a parrot, or like parrots. Just look around and report if you see this suspicious person and we’ll escort him OUT He’ll be lurking and waiting.   Welcome to the rest of you. I’m your host and guide, Kismet.   We parrots come in […]

Everyone is invited!

Friday, May 31 is World Parrot Day!!!! We’re holding an open house right here. Great job by Ann Adamus of with the art work. You can use this also-Ann does wonderful work. Of course, we’ll have sunflower seeds for all. Everyone’s invited, well almost everyone. This guy will be refused admittance.

Take this, Kali

Look at the new T-shirt that my peep has. How did he get this? An anonymous donor gave it to him. There’s a hint, however. It’s Kismet blue.

Nature Friday

This is the best garden-EVER It’s a vacant lot that is kitty corner to our place. There’s no maintenance-those are “weeds” growing naturally. We don’t have to water, fertilize or do anything with them. We don’t even have to pay taxes or an admission fee to enjoy them. It may come to an end. It’s […]