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Happy Holidays from Me and Mr. Cheddar :-)

mr cheddar and me skating

Cheddie and I are busy promoting his new kindle book right now.

Hitting the rink a bit too. 😉

Will be taking a bit of a break from blogging until the New Year.

We Both Wish You:

A Magical, Memorable Christmas 

and 

A Furrrrbulous New Year!! 😉

Taaa…daaa…Mr. Cheddar’s Meowsings! :-)

Mr. Cheddar is now a published feline! 😉

 

Mr. Cheddar’s Meowsings!

Mr. Cheddar and I are very happy to announce the publication of his first ebook:

Mr. Cheddar’s Meowsings!

Kibbles of Wisdom from a Wise and Witty Feline

Here’s the description of what this furrrry new ebook is all about, from the Amazon site:

Mr. Cheddar serves up his own unique and flavorful blend of feline tummy-tickling humor and puuuurfound kibbles of wisdom throughout the pages of: 
                                                                                                                   
Mr. Cheddar’s Meowsings! Kibbles of Wisdom from a Wise and Witty Feline
                                                                                                                       
Color photographs of the ruggedly handsome Mr. Cheddar are featured throughout this book, purrrfectly complimenting his wise and witty words.                                                                                                              
 
Catty Topics of Note Include:                                                                                                   
  • advice for the lovelorn (applicable for felines and humans)
  • dealing with difficult neighbors (only humans, of course)
  • kibble quality control (never, NEVER let it slide)
  • disciplining humans (they can be taught, with time and patience)
  • litter box humor (snort…)
  • napping etiquette (there is a right way to do everything)
  • grooming suggestions (gilding the furry) 
  • aging disgracefully and loving it (heh, if you’ve still got it…)
and munch, munch more…
                                                                                                                         
Mr. Cheddar is currently furrrrriously pawing more litterary masterpieces, with minor assistance from his Meowmie: Geraldine. 
                                                                          
He scoffs at the need for any type of human help, but with such big, manly paws, typing can be a challenge at times, for the otherwise incredibly gifted Mr. C. 
                                                                                                              
And for Mr.Cheddar: furrrrbulous, feline words of wisdom and witticisms happily flow like a never-ending bag of premium kibble!
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And speaking of Amazon,
Mr. C and I were thrilled to note his new ebook on  three, Top 100 paid lists at Amazon.ca, this morning. We only added it to the Amazon sites, late yesterday.  

Available at all Amazon sites.

Happy Reading and Week from:

Me and (published feline) Mr. C!!! 😉

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Sunday Selfie Time with holding together paws…

Mr. Cheddar is in ♥♥ !!

Awwww…..angel paw purrrrfection! 😉

Have a sweet week from me and Mr. C

Nubia: Mice oh Mice such tasty things… *Includes Competition*

Mr. Cheddar was SOOOO excited to read about this cat contest, 😉 shared by his new feline pal: Nubia (what a cutie!) 🙂

Stop by to read more and to enter the contest.

Some interesting eco-friendly/upcycled cat toys available and a super grand prize coming up too!

Have a purrrrfect week, Mr. C and G 

Source: Nubia: Mice oh Mice such tasty things… *Includes Competition*

The Many Moods of Mr. Cheddar :-)

I thought my Veggie….readers would enjoy seeing this oh so Cheddie post, from My Poetic Path.

Isn’t he the cutest?? 😉

Have a wonderful weekend!

Hugs and Headbonks from G and Mr. C 🙂

My Poetic Path

These are just some of my fav photos of the fabulous Mr. Cheddar! 

He’s still my furry “baby” 😉 even though he’s 12 years young.

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Chillin’ Cheddie!

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Yoga Cheddie!

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Studious Ched!

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Mr. Cheddar and “ride em kitty” Sock Pal: JJ

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Sweet Dreams Cheddie!

Easter Cheddie!

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Mouser Cheddie!

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MY FAV, the Ultimate Mr. Cheddar! Awwww… 😉

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Mr. Cheddar and I really enjoyed visiting this catty blog today. Hope you do too.

Never enough cats and cat blogs and cat posts and cat photos and… 😉

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Happy Thanksgiving from Me and Mr. Cheddar :-)

It’s Thanksgiving weekend, here in Canada! 

Mr. Cheddar and I are both grateful for so many things.

Here are a few from our gratitude and catitude lists, 😉

MY GRATITUDE LIST:

-For everyone I have loved and those who have loved me in return.

-To be living in a country at peace.

For the fabulous felines (including Mr. Cheddar, Mitzi, Lois, Tasha, Prince Porkie…) who have shared my journey.

-My talents and abilities.

-My good health and good energy.

-The beauty in nature: clean water, beautiful birds, plants, trees, blue skies, the changing weather.

-The simple pleasures like: reading a good book, knitting, blogging, cooking, walking.

and so much more….

♥♥

MR. CHEDDAR’S CATITUDE LIST:

-Lots of kibble and treats in the cupboard, at ALL TIMES!

-Waking up Meowmie and Pawmie at the crack of dawn.

-Groom-groom day (Sunday), how I love to be groomed!

-Catching a nice, juicy bug and eating it, yummm, ♥ the crunchy ones!

-An afternoon power-nap, dreaming of mice and/or a fetching, female feline.

-My many online fans, feline and human.

-And of course… my superior talents as a writer and blogger.

-Need I mention, my oh so handsome appearance? 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING AND HAPPY WEEK! 🙂

Why I’m Back at Lumosity :-)

A few years ago, I posted this review about Lumosity, a popular brain-training site. 

After I posted that review at My Real Life Reviews, I continued with the program for just over a year.

I found it helpful and saw a definite improvement in my brain functioning overall.

But what I didn’t enjoy at that time was the same games showing up for my training sessions, again and again and again. I wrote to Lumosity customer service about this issue a couple of times and was assured by them that they were working on several new games and that they would be available to their members in the near future.

But that didn’t happen as quickly as I hoped and after a while, I got to a point that I was so bored by the repetition of these same games and gave up my membership.

But in the past few months, I had been thinking about giving Lumosity another try and I’m so glad that I did.

They have added a LOTS of new and fun games to their program and it is far from boring, doing workouts there again. Three training sessions a week is recommended for optimal results but you can workout every day if you like and play your fav games as much as you want too.

I’m addicted to: Trouble Brewing, right now and usually play that one every day and more than once too. 😉

If you haven’t given Lumosity a try or are just curious to find out more, visit their site here. It is a very popular web-stop with millions of members around the world.

And if they continue to keep up with adding new games and programs as seems to be the case now, I plan to be a member for a long time to come. 🙂

Check out the trial offers (I got 2 weeks free when I started), single and family membership rates and also retail promo discount codes online to get even a better price.

I paid less than $80 for me and Joe to use the program for a year (family rate plus a promo code I found online) and I consider that a bargain for what you get.

We all want to keep our brains sharp and working at full potential.

Lumosity is a great way to improve overall brain function and to see ongoing and significant results in this area.

Happy Brain Training! 🙂  

It’s Ninja Warrior Ched!!!! ;-)

Mr. Cheddar is getting into all kinds of new activities lately, including martial cat-arts!!! 😉

Don’t ya just love those pants???

He also plays a “mean” shell game with 3 bottle lids and a kibble, but will share that one another day.

We both wish you a safe and happy long weekend! 🙂

Happy Summer and Farewell For Now….

magical memorable summer

The summer sun and several projects beckon…

So for the next few weeks, I’m going to take a break from all of my blogs.

And speaking of a couple of those projects…

Mr. Cheddar and I hope to have his kindle book:

Mr. Cheddar’s Meowsings:

Kibbles of Wisdom From a Wise and Witty Feline!

finished in the next couple of weeks. 😉

Woohoo!!!

The Chedster is all starry-eyed about finally becoming a book author too. 😉

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His first kindle book will be available at Amazon.com, .ca, UK…..when it’s ready. I’m only doing the typing and formatting for this one! 😉

I also want to FINALLY get around to reorganizing my many photo files. It’s become a big mess again, 😦 in spite of my efforts to keep it tidy along the way. 

I’ll be back before autumn rolls around, with lots of recipes, reviews and posts that I hope you’ll enjoy!

Happy Summer and Lots of Hugs From Me and Mr. C! 🙂