What Inspires Me to Give Back? You Do!

Thomas and Bella snuggled together, surrounded by a border of evergreen boughs and poinsettias

Although this is the season of giving and gratitude, I make a practice of conscious gratitude every day. Other than the cats who have shared my life, I’m grateful for many things. I’m grateful to have lost my job in the winter of 2003. That sounds like a weird thing to be grateful for, but if […]

Updates From the Gang and Some Cool Cat News Too

Siouxsie on Mama's lap

Hi everybody! We’re sorry we didn’t put together a whole big post for you this week, but Mama’s had kind of a rough day and we want to take it easy on her — so we’re going to share some photos and other cool things that Mama and her friends have written. Siouxsie: Let’s start […]

I Met My Tribe at BlogPaws, and Parting Is Sweet Sorrow

JaneA and fellow cat bloggers at BlogPaws 2014

So, the 2014 BlogPaws conference is coming to an end. The last workshops are going to be starting in about an hour, and this evening the winners of the prestigious Nose to Nose Pet Blogging Awards will be announced. The end of the conference is bittersweet for me because through this conference I’ve met people […]

Review: #PawNatural Goodness from Only Natural Pet

Bella snacks on some Only Natural Pet MaxMeat Air-Dried Chicken Cat Food

A few weeks ago, I told you about an exciting new line of natural pet products from Only Natural Pet and encouraged you to make a pledge to decrease your kitty’s carbon pawprint. Today I’m reviewing a few Only Natural Pet products that can get you started on your path to greening your feline friend’s […]

Take the #PawNatural Challenge: Go Green for Your Cat

Thomas sits on a cardboard cat step

Having been raised by hippies, I emerged from my childhood with a pretty high degree of environmental consciousness. My family was reusing and recycling long before it was cool. Whether it was using newspapers and cardboard to help start a fire in the woodstove, washing out glass jars and using them for bulk food purchases […]