Friday the 13th

Meme of Jason from Friday the 13th which reads Mike mike mike what day is it? Oh yeah

No, not that Friday the 13th.

Cat reading newspaper meme which reads maybe I should buy a hockey mask

Not only is it Friday the 13th, it’s also a full moon! Which has some people freaking out just a little.

Meme from office space which reads if we could just get through the full moon on Friday the 13th without a zombie apocalypse, ya, that would be great

If you have a fear of Friday the 13th, it’s called paraskevidekatriaphobia. If you have a fear of the moon, it’s called selenophobia. If you have a fear of both is it called selenoparaskevidekatriaphobia?

Here’s hoping the Full Moon Friday the 13th doesn’t mean a zombie apocalypse. Seems like a good night to stay inside watching Hocus Pocus.

Hocus Pocus - Dani and max where she says it’s a full moon tonight. The weirdos are out.

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National Dog Day Meow Monday

The nerve of National Dog Day falling on Meow Monday. Don’t they know that cats don’t like to share the spotlight?

Our two little dogs don’t know it’s National Dog Day which is probably a good thing because I didn’t get them anything. I didn’t even realize it was National Dog Day until I saw dog pictures all over Facebook. Oops, bad dog mom.

These are our two little dogs, Molly and Perry. Molly’s the boss and Perry is the yes man.

Yorkie wearing patriotic dress

White shi tzu in car

Our National Dog Day celebrations is going to be pretty low-key. They’ll enjoy time napping on their beds, Molly will go outside and bark at nothing, and Perry will spin in circles because that’s how he rolls. I’ll hand feed Perry the chewy bits in his food bowl because if I don’t Molly will eat them first. That’s how she thinks being the boss works, and since he’s the yes man, he lets her. Then he looks super sad because all the best chewy bits are gone and he has to eat the crappy kibble.

How are you planning to celebrate National Dog Day?

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Penguins 

Sort of a Wordless Wednesday, with Penguins! A couple weeks ago we were in Nebraska visiting our daughter and family. We went to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium, which is always fun! It’s hard to pick a favorite part of the zoo because it’s pretty amazing, but I think the penguins are my favorite. The kids seem to love watching their antics too. They never hold still so getting a good photo isn’t easy. 
Collage of 3 photos of penguins swimming

   Penguins sure are fun to watch!

It’s amazing how fast these little guys can swim and how graceful they are in the water.


If you ever get the chance to visit Omaha, make sure Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium is on your list of places to visit. It’s such a great place to visit! 

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King of the Jungle

With rumors all over social media of pumpkin spice everything, we are trying to take advantage of the last couple of weeks of August. I love fall as much as the next girl, but don’t want to see summer end. Snuffy doesn’t either. He wants to enjoy his outdoor adventures for as long as possible.

Black and white cat in the grass

“I’m king of this jungle!”

Snuffy loves to be outside on his leash exploring the wilderness of our yard. As you can see, he’s surveying his domain. 

If you’re looking to add another feline furriend to your household, celebrate Caturday’s through September 7, at Lollypop Farm.

Cat napping
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Happy Birthday Snuffy

Collage of Snuffy a black and white cat

I’m feeling a little guilty because I wasn’t home for Snuffy’s Birthday this year, or last year. What kind of crazy cat lady am I? A slacker, that’s what. I’ll make it up to him on his 20th birthday and give him extra snuggles when I get home.

Happy 19th Birthday to the best cat anyone could ever have. We are so lucky we adopted this snorty snuffly little boy at Lollypop Farm all those years ago. He brings us so much joy and we couldn’t love that funny-faces little boy any more than we already do.

Meet Buttercup, our Lollypop Farm Pet of the Week!

Orange and white cat

Buttercup is a sweet 5-year-old cat who came to Lollypop Farm after he was found wandering in a field. He’s a bit shy, but he’s a sweet, calm fellow who loves gentle attention! Buttercup would be happy in a quiet home without young children. Stop by Lollypop Farm to meet Buttercup today! Learn more: www.lollypop.org/cats

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