So here we are, 1st March 2018, and to be honest, it's not feeling much like spring?! Storm Emma is here, and she has brought some 'white stuff' with her!? To get snow in Cornwall is pretty unusual, and for the snow to stick is incredibly rare. But yet here we are, on March 1st, … Continue reading Hello ‘Spring’…?!
It seems to have been a long winter. So long, that Gizmo and I had forgotten what sunshine is!? Only 2 days ago, we had snow. The impact of snow in central Cornwall can be described in one word; chaos!? Snow lasted a few hours and literally brought Cornwall to a standstill!? Gizmo seemed fascinated … Continue reading Ah, sunshine…welcome back!?
I'm not sure if it's an age thing, or if Gizmo is losing his touch, but he's going to have to try harder if he still insists on being fed at the 'normal' time of 5am!? Take this morning, for example. I'm having a lovely week off work, and enjoying not getting up at 5am, … Continue reading Is Gizmo losing his touch!?
Gizmo was eyeing up a squirrel in the garden earlier! He climbed halfway out the kitchen window, but then the rain started, and he looked at me before reversing back through the window in a hurry....according to Gizmo, its too damp for squirrel stalking today apparently!? Giz and I both hope this weather will dry … Continue reading Squirrel + Cornish Weather = Unhappy Gizmo!?
Gizmo and I hope that everyone reading this had a lovely Christmas day! I just wanted to tell you a few things about our Christmas gifts!? I woke up at 3am thanks to my body clock being sure I still needed to start work at 4am...but at least Gizmo came into my room briefly to … Continue reading Christmas Gifts!?
Gizmo and I just want to say Merry Christmas to all our friends and supporters ♡ Thanks for all the comments, and words of encouragement over the past 12 months. You are all amazing ♡ I hope Santa brings you and your kitties everything you wish for ♡
Umm...I think Gizmo is broken. Apart from having pancreatitis 12 months ago, he's not a poorly cat physically. But mentally, I think he is unusual... and recently, EVEN more than normal!? He's always been a fussy eater, even before I got him as a 5 month old bundle of trouble. Unlike all my previous cats, … Continue reading The magic letter ‘C’…!?
As the weather has turned colder in recent days, Gizmo has frequently been joining me on my bed each night. Although it can be annoying when he forces me to lie diagonally because he continues to move into MY space each time he turns round in the night, at least I know that he is … Continue reading It’s been a cold night…so where is Gizmo??
I think the look on Gizmos face explains it all!? Yesterday was MY birthday, and it was a 'big one'. Yes, I officially joined the '30 club' despite only looking like a 5ft nothing teenager...so I'm told!? (Less than 24 hours earlier, I was asked for ID to purchase tickets to the theatre...minimum age 19yrs … Continue reading Birthday Blues…Gizmo style!?
If your kitty is anything like Gizmo, they will climb and scratch EVERYTHING they can get their paws on?! Outdoors, Gizmo knows no limits...he climbs trees, and I mean REALLY high trees. Trees that are so tall, the branches move rapidly in the wind!! And yet, he climbs tall things at speed, and makes it … Continue reading Gizmo Introduces: ‘CatTreeUK’