Christmas is over for another year.  Actually, I ate more than enough to last me for a year – but amazingly enough I woke up hungry this morning. Chester  has now gone a full 7 days since his last seizure.  I know we’re not out of the woods yet with just 7 days since his… Continue reading Random

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas I hope you have a day full of family and friends and lots of food.  🙂 Once the turkey starts cooking here and I can smell it, I know how great all the food will be.  I am one who can never get tired of turkey dinners. The temperature here is amazing for… Continue reading Merry Christmas

Bath Day

When you have a dog who hates baths – bath day is just one of the evils of life.  🙂  Chester hates baths. A few years ago, I purchased a dog bath from Costco.  You can see it in this blog from 2008 when I first got it.  It is a wonderful bath – gets… Continue reading Bath Day

I Missed It

Here I was at work – minding my own business, when the Styx pride of lions along with one of the Majingilane male lions went hunting right in front of the camera at Nkorho.  They took down a buffalo and calf, feasted the whole night, went back for a second helping in the morning and… Continue reading I Missed It

Skittle – The Other Bunny

I took these picture of the youngest bunny a few days ago and keep forgetting to find out what his name is. He is supposed to be a lion lop bunny – the same as Pookie, but so far his ears aren’t lopping.  His ears are not as long as Pookie’s ears are and I’ve… Continue reading Skittle – The Other Bunny

Winter Solstice

Today is December 21st – which is the shortest day of the year here – along with the longest night of the year.  Winter Solstice it is called.  The good news is that the days will now start to lengthen by a few seconds each day!  🙂 Of course, we don’t really notice the days… Continue reading Winter Solstice


I woke up at 1:30 this morning as Chester was having another seizure.  This is his second one in the this week, which is better than the 4 he had last week, but it was still only 4 days since the last one.  It only took about 40 minutes for him to settle down this… Continue reading Chester