Water puts Fire out (and other unsurprising observations)

During my hot soak last night, little FireCat decided to come in and sit on the edge of the bathtub. I guess it must be an orange cat thing, because Buster, a former orange feline, did the same thing. He would even walk along the curved edge of my claw foot tub while I bathed. …

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It’s been a slow week at the sign of the Fussing Duck…

Necessity almost always wins. I had planned to talk with my knee surgeon about getting on snow shoes again but not having made my appointment, having missed the scheduled one -- and having broken through the snow multiple times while doing chores on Friday -- made the donning of my big feet pretty much a …

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