Family

News of the Cates Family and their subsidiaries, The Milroy’s and Goodman’s

Fly Be Free!

Fly Be Free!

The weather finally broke, we are in the low 90’s today. It was long past time to release our orphan squirrels, only waiting on that weather.Off went the 3 strongest, most dominant, best jumpers, and climbers. Weeee! Fly Be Free, Happy Squirrels!   Nona Her Mate, Slunk on top of their house. That is WAY up in the tree, Slunk… Read more →

Our Dove

Our Dove

Some days are harder than others. Dove Dane, left us this morning quite suddenly. We were all here to say a quick goodbye which is more than we could ask for. She adored her Daddy Jack who lifted her emaciated body into the car that very first day we got the call to help. It was a bond she would… Read more →

Kim B Designs: Another Ordinary Day

Kim B Designs: Another Ordinary Day

Just when I thought the Christmas Stuff couldn’t be topped…this blew my mind! Black Friday Grab Bag: 7 brand new PU packs are crammed into this GRAB BAG! Be sure to check it out INSTORE here for a full reveal of all 7 new packs!   Here is what I did with it… Nathan after his haircut/beard trim 11.11.11 Here… Read more →

The Morning After

The Morning After

Ahhhh! Family, Friends and a bit of a nosh…Thanksgiving’s come and gone. Here are a few of the greetings we received… From Jackie ( reodane) my dear ( not saying old! LOL!) Dane Rescue Friend… TURKEY GREETINGS May your stuffing be tasty. May your turkey be plump. May your potatoes ‘ n gravy have nary a lump. May your yams… Read more →

Giving Thanks.

Giving Thanks.

Last night when I was getting tucked into bed by Jack and Nate. Jack was tucking me in and Nathan was tucking Geyser Squirrel IN with me. I was remembering just a year ago when “tucking” meant helping me into bed because I could not care for myself even that much. The grim looks on my families’ faces, all they… Read more →

Jodiann’s  NEW Facebook Page

Jodiann’s NEW Facebook Page

       http://www.facebook.com/jodiannskypie I have tortured my friends and family long enough! Enough with the digital design posts on Facebook, Already! I ignored them.  My friend Mary finally had enough and unfriended me. I got the hint!  Its not that I was trying to flay the skin from my family and friends I just didn’t Facebook well  enough to justify two… Read more →

Stay-cAtion

Stay-cAtion

Howdy All! A quick note: I am taking some time off to focus on a website update.  Its seems the right time since the heat is driving me indoors more and more. Silly me kept thinking “time” would open up for me to consolidate my blogs into a single hub. Well that never materialized. Looking forward to Autumn I don’t… Read more →

Linen Bright Styles & Sheets+Freebie

Linen Bright Styles & Sheets+Freebie

  WHOO! What a week! Summer is in full swing and I can’t remember all that we did this week because the dogs were acting so weird. Up at 2am every night.  Brain a pudding mix,now. Its so unlike them unless they have nature calling. Well nature WAS calling in a way. Lookie what we found in the drying out… Read more →