Winter Storm Jonas in Washington Heights, Manhattan, NYC

2016 Blizzard in New York CityWatch this video on YouTube My wife and I went out walking around in Winter Storm Jonas for a while, just to see what the blizzard was doing to the city. The last time there was a storm like this, we stayed indoors and by the time we went out,Continue reading “Winter Storm Jonas in Washington Heights, Manhattan, NYC”

My dog Gummy Bear in a Jacket and Boots

Well, actually he’s my wife’s dog. When he goes out wearing these boots, everyone stops to comment, especially the ladies. Unfortunately, they don’t always keep his feet warm. They get wet when he walks in the snow, so they’re more cold weather boots than snow boots. I’ll have to look for another solution for snowyContinue reading “My dog Gummy Bear in a Jacket and Boots”

Exporting Cats From the Philippines to the USA (via Delta Airlines)

Meet Marble.  Marble was born in Singapore, has lived in the Philippines and is sleeping in an armchair in Manhattan, New York City, in the above picture.  She’s an international cat and probably has more Sky Miles than most human beings.  She’s also a lucky cat, having started out her life as a stray underContinue reading “Exporting Cats From the Philippines to the USA (via Delta Airlines)”

Lots of Cats, and Some Dogs Too!

My wife really really loves cats. She loves all sorts of pets, but she has a particular weakness for cats.  From what I can tell, she always had cats of her own when she lived in the Philippines and now we have cats in Singapore. I know where my wife got her love of catsContinue reading “Lots of Cats, and Some Dogs Too!”