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“Sometimes it happens that a black cat lets you pass in front of it”

Posted by Jason

December 26, 2011 The PastThe Present  No comments

It's Boxing Day... the day after Christmas.  I was hoping to blog several times yesterday, but the reality is that the day was just too hectic and too busy.  We had a great Christmas.

But today, I'm going to blog about Minnousche.

For those of you know us, you may have been lucky enough for Minnousche to allow you into her presence. She has been an asocial cat for as long as we've known her, and she very rarely visits outside company.  In fact, she usually avoids us with her aloof manor... and it's only been when she wants something - food or maybe someone to brush her fur - that she comes to visit us.

A few months ago, we noticed the she hasn't been eating as much, and for the past few weeks, she's hardly touched her food.  She hasn't been drinking much from her food dish, and

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Always a kitty

Posted by Tracy

June 23, 2008 The Present  No comments

Originally uploaded by minnousche
Yesterday, Kiki attended a Merry Unbirthday party for one of her friends whose birthday falls during the impossible holiday season. It was a very clever and magical "Alice in Wonderland" themed party, complete with croquet, rose-painting, Pin the Grin on the Cheshire Cat, and a half-birthday cake.

Of course, now I'm dreading what I'll have to do to live up to Kiki's new expectations come September. :P So far, she wants a princess/Powerpuff Girls/bowling/Jump On In/Hello Kitty party with a real Disney princess in attendance. Oh, and she wants to wear her "Strawberry Shortcake ice skating dress." Hmm.

Dressing up was one of the fun things about yesterday's party. When we heard about it, I was afraid Kiki would want to be Alice, just like

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