August 1 Celebrations

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Today I am celebrating:

1.  The delicious continuation of a break in hot weather.  So lovely to be able to wake up with a quilt over me and a cat at my feet.

Cup with Agapanthus

2.  drinking my morning tea out of a cup decorated with agapanthus, which I call ‘aspidistra’ because ‘aspidistra’ has an almost Dr. Seuss-like sound.

Little Miss Mess with Photobomb

3.  A road trip to a cat show with Little Miss Mess (so-called because she takes no nonsense from the two big boys in the household) is scheduled for this weekend.  Probably her last since while she does love going into the public and flirting with children and passers-by and going up on judging tables and blowing kisses to the crowd, she is now ten years old and perceptibly slowing down, though she still whacks the males in the household on the backside.

4.  The weekend.

What are you celebrating?

I hope yours is good!

14 comments on “August 1 Celebrations

  1. Hi, Diana, my beautiful kitty reached her 20th birthday in May. Have fun at the show!

  2. Oops! Tried to comment, It disappeared. Sounds like your celebration is off to a good start. Enjoy the weekend!

  3. Inge H. Borg says:

    Can't get over the gleam of Frida's fur – and from your description, there surely is one in her eye (especially when whacking the boys). We. too have a break from Southern hot and steamy; feels more like New England (ah, I still miss Boston). Hoe your weekend is great and restful.

  4. I love your tea cup, so pretty. And as for your cat she looks every bit the superstar. Happy weekend.

  5. Anoosha says:

    Sounds like you had a great week . And I like your tea cup especially the design . Have a great weekend 🙂

  6. cleemckenzie says:

    I'm very particular about my cups. They have to be just right, and yours really is. Little Miss is gorgeous. May she bring home the blue!

  7. Your cat is gorgeous! I love a Burmese….

  8. Nana Prah says:

    I love your cup set. 'Aspidistra' sounds like a spell they'd chant in Harry Potter. Celebrating the weekend is awesome.

  9. L.G. Keltner says:

    That's a great cup! Perfect for tea!

  10. Lara Lacombe says:

    We've had cooler air here as well, and it's been lovely! Hope you enjoy the show with Little Miss Mess! 🙂

  11. Lexa Cain says:

    Yay for cool weather – I can't wait for Fall. That teacup is gorgeous – and so is Little Miss Mess. I hope she did well at her cat show. 🙂

  12. Hi Diana – what fun .. trying to keep tabs on Little Miss Mess – and good luck to her for a final flurry of a win.The tea cup and saucer are so pretty – I love Agapanthus … beautiful blue – like your blog background – cheers Hilary

  13. Hooray for pretty teacups and your gorgeous kitty! Have a great weekend!

  14. Liz Blocker says:

    Hmm, I think both agapanthus AND aspidistra sound Seuss-y. Fun! 🙂 Your kitty is just gorgeous. I love that she whacks the other cats around!

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