Meet The Family

Cookie, Whispers, Rusty Hanging out watching birdies and Mr. Chipmunk ~~~~~ My story for the day: ¬†Yesterday while at our Vet’s office, Hubby pulled out of the thin blue air something that had my head swiveling from him to our Vet. As she was taking acupuncture needles out of her case for Doodles’ acupuncture treatment, … Continue reading Meet The Family

Ode To Mother

Mother, your frozen tears as they appear mourning the loss of such a Loved One this side of the Veil, mirror mine in blustery gale ~~~~   Barely I stand yet with You I can rescue myself from off the floor to once again stand tall despite the truth unprecedented hardships did fall ~~~~~~~   … Continue reading Ode To Mother

Silent Sunday

From left to right is Charlie, Whispers, Rusty, with Sassy closest to the camera. It’s been a very intense Summer for me and my special family. Again with this oncoming week, I try to step back into blogging. As I do so, I have every intention that this week heralds the Calm after many Storms. … Continue reading Silent Sunday

When You Try (3 IMAGES)

*Turn phones horizontal/visit blog to view FULL SCREEN* ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Father’s Day turned out to be my lucky day. It seemed the Universe smiled at me saying …. Let’s see you capture what I am showing you. That morning I saw Whispers and Sassy sunning themselves on our kitchen floor. SO many (too many times) in … Continue reading When You Try (3 IMAGES)

Mourning Dove

TA-DA! My first “official” bird image with my new Canon lens, my 100-400mm baby! ¬†Unfortunately, the 1.4x extender is not compatible with my camera so I must return it. ¬†It took a few phone calls with several customer service representatives to get to the bottom of the truth. ¬†Even they had to make a lot … Continue reading Mourning Dove


What drama! ¬†The sort I could do without! ¬†This week has been one of those weeks that left me not even knowing my name. ¬†Or to the effects thereof. Our 16-year old Bella had an episode late Monday which left her unable to walk correctly, staggering and actually dragging her legs. ¬†This episode was the … Continue reading Drama!

Cuddles (video)

This video of Cuddles is something that happens every day. ¬†You can hear from my voice a bit of exasperation because just as I have completely cleaned up in the kitchen for the morning (every morning), in walks Cuddles for more food. ¬†*sigh* ¬†And yes I know I recently posted a video of Cuddles and … Continue reading Cuddles (video)

Boy Play

Rusty is the official instigator in this house. ¬†He is energy in action not stopping unless he is sleeping. He keeps everyone including me on their toes. ¬†And it seems every time I have a camera in view, Rusty must get the attention even if I have the intention of photographing someone else. Here is … Continue reading Boy Play

Rusty And Me (VIDEO)

Since my last post was quite the heavy, today’s post will [hopefully] bring laughter to the forefront. ¬†What you are about to see is what happens whenever I eat a hardboiled egg. ¬†Rusty must share that egg with me and believe me if I allowed him, he’d eat the entire yoke. ¬†Oh yes he has … Continue reading Rusty And Me (VIDEO)

To Love With Love

This is a very rare shot of Whispers who avoids the camera like the plague. ¬†The only reason he complied is because he was only half awake in the middle of cat napping. ¬†I know. ¬†I have a lot of nerve to disturb him. ¬†I know! Doesn’t his precious face make your Heart just melt? … Continue reading To Love With Love


Rusty and Whispers dreaming of catching those birds! ~~~~ Photography/ “Birds” September 2016¬©AmyRose Oh yes, these two are practically drooling watching the sparrows in my Lilac Bush right outside of this window. ¬†I wanted to play so I played and shared what I created with you. ¬†I won’t be here today but I will … Continue reading Birds


Cuddles seen so intense taken with my Canon 50D through¬† a window and screen ~~~ MF Macro Without Tripod Photography/ “Cuddles” August 2016¬©AmyRose Cuddles, one of our “special needs cats”, suffers from lower urinary tract spasms which interferes with voiding. ¬†This condition is very painful and leads to a lot of trouble, mainly that … Continue reading Cuddles

Brotherly Love (2 IMAGES)

Rocky with Karma July 13, 2016 ~~~~~~ Brotherly Love ~~~~¬† Karma loved clean¬†and towards the end he could no longer groom himself. ¬†No matter how much Mom cleaned him and brushed him, Rocky still found a reason to clean his brother. ¬†I had to supervise these cleanings at all times. Rocky tended to overdo and … Continue reading Brotherly Love (2 IMAGES)

Utter Adoration (2 IMAGES)

Sassy with Karma July 14, 2016. ~~~~~~¬† Utter Adoration. ~~~~~~~ Photography/MF Macro Without Tripod Photography/ “Utter Adoration” July 2016¬©AmyRose Cats’ instincts when another cat is ill or dying, is to ignore that cat who is ill or dying, going so far as pushing that cat out of the family network. ¬†A very¬†unique family dynamic … Continue reading Utter Adoration (2 IMAGES)