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Wordless Wednesday: Whatcha doing, CatMom?

In which Canelo’s curiosity gets the better of me. Continue reading

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Caterpickles Cleans House, Part 5

How did grapefruit get their name? Why do cats have three eyelids? And why are they called wisdom teeth anyway? Today I answer multiple questions briefly in the hopes of clearing the decks a bit before summer. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: How to Speak Cat

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Wordless Wednesday: Stealthy

Just like Wonder Woman’s invisible plane, no one will ever see Canelo coming in his clear plastic storage tote. Related Links:  More Wordless Wednesday on Caterpickles

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Throwback Thursday: “Did kittens get their name in Britain?”

This week’s Throwback Thursday post was originally published on April 12, 2012, when The Nine-Year-Old was only five. Sometime last year, The Five-Year-Old discovered the highly informative children’s book series “The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That.” The … Continue reading

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(almost) Wordless Wednesday: Canelo picks his favorite book

When my daughter’s babysitter cleaned out her bookshelf, she very kindly offered The Nine-Year-Old the pick of her collection — including an astounding number of Warriors books by Erin Hunter. (Best babysitter ever!) Faced with such riches, The Nine-Year-Old is … Continue reading

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Look what the 9YO left on my computer this time

I wonder which book inspired this? Also, Admiral Canelo is going to have to learn not to leave his Top Secret CAT-FACE files open on a shared computer if he wants to keep his Level 12 Security Clearance. Related Links: More … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: “Do I really have to wear this?” #StuffonCats

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Wordless Wednesday: You’re playing it all wrong, CatMom

The punishment from Canelo for misplayed notes is both harsh and lightning fast. Related Links:  More Wordless Wednesdays on Caterpickles

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Wordless Wednesday: The Nine-Year-Old visits the Terracotta Warriors at the Field

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