Some pics of the kittehs in 2013

Crescent Hotel, Eureka Springs, Arkansas

The Haunted Hotel Shuffle

Jackson and Elyot’s birthday


Cool shoes

Pets – September 2012

all sorts of griling

oh dear…


A fictional horror story from the Arlington Hotel in Hot Springs, Arkansas

But first a ridiculous .gif…


Insert your own Crypt Keeper voice…















Eureka Springs 2012 – Part 1

Summer Peppers 2012


Florida Beach Birds

Anne’s Sandcastle

Vickie Kay – Part 2 (animated)

An animated gif of a male human erupting from the sandy earth of Pensacola and then returning to that earth, only to erupt again.  In some ways this animated gif acts as a metaphor of a phoenix, which itself is a metaphor for the human condition.  This animated gif is a metaphor for the human condition.

Vickie Kay – Part 1

A human male is buried in the sand; an alcoholic beverage rests near his head in a coozie that reads "The Bro Palace".


A beach consumes a human.

[video] Cardinal mother and father feed their babies

I had to go to work and didn’t get to see the last two baby cardinals fledge this morning, but I was able to grab this video of them getting a nice pre-fledging meal from their parents!


[Video] Baby Cardinal Leaves Nest for the First Time

A second set of cardinals nested in the decorative lantern on our front porch (thanks, Amy!) You can see the daily progression of the first set of cardinals here.

Here is a video of the first of the baby cardinals fledging taken 6/12/12 in Fayetteville, AR.

Super Moon 2012

Taken May 5, 2012 at Pensacola Beach, FL.




Opuntia cymochila

This cactus (Opuntia cymochila) began growing in our front yard a couple years ago, and this year it flowered.


Steak night on a MONDAY.

I’m a rebel without a cause.