Tag Archives: autumn

The Fox in the Front Yard

This spring my wife got this fox figure for outside. It serves a couple purposes. First, it’s very decorative. Second, we have a few low-life, mouth-breathing inbreds that drive far too fast down our street. We move this statue to … Continue reading

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Ned Stark was Right

Pippin went out to pee without a problem. Merry, the California chihuahua that has never seen the stuff, walked across the deck with her tail between her legs but got down the steps and did her bidness. Joffrey, seen in … Continue reading

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Falling Into Autumn

Fall has definitely begun here on the high plains. The temperatures are still above average and it’s warm in the sun, but there is a chill in the wind and the temperature plummets to just above freezing every night. I … Continue reading

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Daniel and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

It’s in the mid-forties today and the cats had a horrible time deciding whether to be inside or outside. In theory, they were desperate to go out. We’ve been gone for a couple days and they had severe cabin fever. … Continue reading

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Falling into Autumn

After weather in the 90s, we have now fallen back to normality. This weekend was cool and windy. The leaves are turning and falling fast. We drove through the White Earth Valley last week and the colors were breathtaking. I … Continue reading

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In Which the Hosts Recover

My brother, his family, and dog were here for a couple days. A couple of the cats were not thrilled by the notion of having a golden retriever pounding around the house. Sneakers and Jasper got the dog’s number within … Continue reading

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A Season of Adjustment

We all have to get used to the change of season. Today will likely be the last day we’ll see temperatures in the 60s, barring a November summer. The cats are all trying to get used to the idea and … Continue reading

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And the Scent of Pumpkin is in the Air

The image above is one of my favorite autumn-themed wallpapers. I’ll post another at the end of this post. If you want the full size one, let me know by the usual means. It is indeed fall. We drove to … Continue reading

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