I want to replace the hideous orange cube which after nearly a year is extremely battered but still a prime favourite. Despite MasterB’s enjoyment of his Walker’s crisp box, the day when I want to abandon the slummy look must surely be near.
In the meantime, here a few pix of it in use yesterday.
MasterB has a new toy and it’s a winner. An empty crisp box. It has perforations so you can create a tunnel and little side windows. The perfect size for a ginger paw.
He can even launch attacks from inside.
Not Cat may be growing up, but his love of playing in the recycling bag goes on.
Rather like a parent with small children, I regularly need to retrieve Not Cat’s toys from a variety of places. Yesterday, realising there were less toys about than usual, I lay on the floor to peer under items of furniture to see if I could locate the missing ones. Not Cat enjoys knocking his toys under the bed amd reaching a slender arm in to find them. The trouble is, sometimes they roll out of his reach. Continue reading
The holiday gifts have come in handy as Not Cat and I stay behind locked doors this evening.
I got home from work about half past five and spent half an hour in the garden with Not Cat. Then I remembered something I wanted from M&S.
Leaving Not Cat alone in the garden, which is in itself a fairly new development and quite nervewracking, I headed for the main road.
Strange. Little knots of people I recognised as local shopkeepers stood on the pavement. The Afghani shop was closed and the shutters were down.
Very strange. It’s usually open until late.
I walked up to M&S. The doors were locked.
Puzzled, I checked my watch and the sign showing opening hours.
An assistant mouthed something to me through the door. Continue reading
I know some people always return home with lots of gifts for friends and family following a holiday, but it’s something I don’t normally do.
However. this time I couldn’t resist.
There’s a green one too, but Not Cat has disappeared it already.
Maybe it’s hanging out with the little green football which is also missing.