Tag Archives: Wildlife Federation

The Point of Christmas Cards

 They’re traditional? It’s nice to get them?  You have nothing better to do than sit on the floor in your undies writing three dozen? I send them every year, get them from Wildlife and The American Humane Society, figuring, I’m … Continue reading

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Cat And Mouse

Now I’ve seen everything.  Rosie, the Windsor Florist cat, has a new playmate and one that has come as a complete surprise.  It’s a little baby mouse the owner has named Pip, as in pipsqueak since he’s the size of … Continue reading

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Love Bats Last

Love Bats Last resonates because I know how true it is. I don’t care what anyone says. My shrink so disagrees with this…wonders where my need to be so nice stems from? He sweetly calls me a people pleaser…a do-gooder…an … Continue reading

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The Audrey Hepburn Of Wildlife

A friend of mine went to a pig roast recently. At first I thought she was joking…her way of saying there were be lots of food. Turns out, it was really a lavish picnic a best friend was having for … Continue reading

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For Ella

I love to watch the squirrels in Central Park. They never fail to make me laugh with their gentle reminder to please lighten up. They’re the ones who alert me that spring is coming when I watch them flirt and … Continue reading

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Decking The Halls

I know I was bitching a couple of weeks ago that Christmas had come too early (post 11/17) but since it’s now legitimately arrived, so have I. I’ve even put up my little Christmas tree my friend Alex had given … Continue reading

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Yes, I’d Like A Bag

I’m getting a little sick of being asked if I’d like a bag whenever I buy something. I’m tempted to say, “No thanks, I’ll just balance it all on my nose, you know, like a seal.” I embrace the whole … Continue reading

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