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About buddyandbug

Man and I moved from Texas to Colorado with Buddy and Bug. This blog is a chronicle of our adventures as we deal with homesickness and adjust to Mountain Living. “If you are a dreamer,come in. If you are a dreamer, a wisher, a liar, a hoper, a prayer, a magic-bean-buyer. If you're a pretender, come sit by my fire, for we have some flax-golden tales to spin. Come in! Come in!” ~ Shel Silverstein

Smee: A Cat’s Tail Of Bitterness And Fear And What Happens When You Let It Go

A kitten came into this world; about 18 years ago.  She was found in the gutter of the street, alone, and wet.  The lucky kitty was brought to a local vet/animal shelter that was a few doors down from the … Continue reading

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Wigging Out

My friends, I have a story for you.  It’s a story about why live theater is probably the best thing in the world.  It’s a cautionary tale regarding wearing wigs.  It’s a narrative on support and unity. If you aren’t … Continue reading

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Indivisible

I saw something interesting today… Tell me, what you would think if you saw a black man waving an American flag that’s black?  The red and blue parts of the flag are blacked out. I saw a thread on my … Continue reading

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Cherish This Time

Several of my friends are mothers of young children.  Infants and Toddlers kind of young.  This is one of the hardest stages of parenting.  It’s messy, dirty, exhausting, wet, loud, and painful.  Moms of young children are in the trenches … Continue reading

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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that I am NOT a morning person.  As a child, there were many a mornings that my mother would wake me in violent and terrifying ways.  Sometimes she would just flip on my bedroom … Continue reading

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Smee: Life #9

It’s been…a really long time since I’ve blogged and in past blogs, I don’t know that I’ve ever mentioned Smee.  Smee is our cat.  We’ve had her lo these many years.  17 to be exact.  Maybe that’s where I should … Continue reading

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Precious In His Sight

This morning a friend mentioned how her child would describe other students in his class.  He described them by their qualities as a person, not based on their physical appearance.  She was so proud of him, as she should be! … Continue reading

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