Posted in February 2013

Winter

Winter

We got almost a foot of snow in Denver yesterday.  Simba’s actions express my feelings on the matter. Advertisements

Progress

Progress

Progress Toward Spring – the Days are Getting Longer …which means now the late morning sun hits my kitchen table, the perfect place for napping. Tigger is still loving his cheap old plastic bucket (technically a dishpan), especially when I put it in the sun. Simba still spends most of his time in my spare … Continue reading

On Choosing a Dance Name

On Choosing a Dance Name

My Journey There are a few helpful posts out there about how to choose a dance name (links at end).  This is about my journey (when you see the word “journey” you should know to settle in for a longish post). First of all, I choose to have a Dance Name (aka “Stage Name”) purely … Continue reading

Canned Food Conumdrum

Canned Food Conumdrum

How to get a picky kibble-head to eat canned food 1.  Feed only wet food and do not give dry until the wet is eaten (by finicky cat).  Follows the theory of positive reinforcement & reward for good behavior. Result:  End up playing game of “please eat this” for up to an hour, meanwhile good cat … Continue reading

Progress and Patience

Progress and Patience

Who is in Charge here, Anyway? Analyzing my cat’s feeding behavior all started because I have HAD IT with the 4 a.m. wakeup call. There has been some good progress: I transitioned them to grain free food.  I learned more about cat food contents than I wanted to. I analyzed the ingredients and counted calories … Continue reading

Love

Love

In Honor of Valentine’s Day A picture of my two Valentine’s curled up in the shape of a heart.

Originally posted on In the Ears…. Out the Hips!:
When was the last time you failed at one of your belly dance pursuits? You haven’t lately? That’s too bad. If you have, good for you. Last week I was listening to an episode of The Accidental Creative and this topic really hit home. Failure is…

You know it’s Monday when…

You know it’s Monday when…

WARNING:  NOT FOR THE FAINT OF HEART …You have to google for tips on “How to get poop out of cat fur.” Here’s how: Get box of 50 latex gloves from closet. Pray for cat to stay in one part of your apartment.  If you don’t pray now is a good time to start. Put … Continue reading

This Month in Dance

January and February have been quite exciting in my little dance world! I received my homework for my April 8 Elements Cultivation Intensive.  www.rachelbrice.com/rb/8_Elements_About.html I finished my costuming for Cues & Tattoos!  And booked flight and hotel!  hipnoticapparel.com/cues-tattoos I modified my daily practice log and am really happy with my new system for goal setting and tracking … Continue reading

New Rugs are a Barf Magnet

So Simba hucked up something interesting this morning. Simba’s preferred chew toy (aside from Tigger) are books, bookmarks, sticky notes and those little post-it flags. He eats tape too.  Is it the glue?  What is the attraction here?  I thought he did it for the attention – because it sure does get my attention when he eats … Continue reading