Ode to Paper

It’s mum’s birthday today! So after we slept in let her sleep in,


we staged a performance. We ran so hard our box became upright, like a stage! Here we are, in “Ode to Paper”!

Quotes of the Day

Fill your paper with the breathings of your heart. (William Wordsworth)

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work. (Pearl Bailey)

And of course Kobiyashi Maru wants to add a Star Trek quote for mum’s birthday:

I have been – and always shall be – your friend. (Spock to Kirk, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan)

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Love, Love, Love

We love each other, whether we’re sleeping,


hanging out,


or playing!

Quotes of the Day

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same. (Elbert Hubbard)

Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend. (Bill Watterson)

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever. (Alfred Tennyson)

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Sunday Blog Hop with The Cat on My Head

It’s that time, again! We used one of Kobi’s selfies for the blog hop:


The blog hop is sponsored by The Cat on My Head:


Information about the blog hop can be found here:

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More box tales

How do you think we spent our Saturday?

Box tale 1

In a box, of course!

Box tale 2

The box for mum’s new running shoes is now being usurped by us! Mwahahaha!

Box tale 3

 Quotes of the Day

A box without hinges, key, or lid, yet golden treasure inside is hid. (J.R.R. Tolkien)

I’ll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there’s evidence of any thinking going on inside it. (Terry Pratchett)

People want to put women in one box, and I’m interested in how women can be everything at once. (Elizabeth Meriwether)

The answer to Tolkein’s question is: An egg.

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The Life of Riley

Bo: What is the “life of Riley”?


Inquiring minds want to know!


Ellie: Well, kittens, according to Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary, the life of Riley is “a carefree comfortable way of living.”


Kobi: Ah, yes, I understand completely!


Quotes of the Day

A well-spent day brings happy sleep. (Leonardo da Vinci)

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. (Omar Khayyam)

Happiness is good health and a bad memory. (Ingrid Bergman)

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We’re participating in The Cat On My Head’s Blog Hop!


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Together forever we two

We represent the Lollypop Guild.


Because we’re silly.


We’re sitting at a window, and not looking outside.


But we love being together!


Quotes of the Day

I think we dream so we don’t have to be apart for so long. If we’re in each other’s dreams, we can be together all the time. (a.a. milne, Winnie-the-Pooh)

Sometimes, reaching out and taking someone’s hand is the beginning of a journey.
At other times, it is allowing another to take yours. (Vera Nazarian, The Perpetual Calendar of Inspiration)

As a child my family’s menu consisted of two choices: take it or leave it. (Buddy Hackett)

Title quote from Rick Astley’s “Together Forever.” First line from the film, “The Wizard of Oz.”

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And now, I have finally seen the light

Kobi: Are we just window dressing?


Kobi: Or are we meant for greater things?


Bo: We’re just looking out a window, Kobi.


Quotes of the Day

When you’re older and wiser a lot of the ego has gone out of the window. (Billy Ocean)

We’ve all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That’s who we really are. (J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix)

Tree at my window, window tree,
My sash is lowered when night comes on;
But let there never be curtain drawn
Between you and me.
(Robert Frost, “Tree at My Window”)

Title quote from Muse’s “Madness.”

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Crazy, but that’s how it goes

We can dance if we want to


We’ve got all your life and mine


We can dance


Everything’s outta control


Quotes of the Day

The truth is you don’t know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed. (Eminem)

‘Crazy’ is a term of art; ‘Insane’ is a term of law. Remember that, and you will save yourself a lot of trouble. (Hunter S. Thompson)

Never give a sword to a man who can’t dance. (Confucius)

Title quote from Ozzy Osbourne’s “Crazy Train.”

The blog lines are from Men Without Hats’ “Safety Dance.”

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So much larger than life

I’m Big Orange, Bo and Kobi’s cousin.

Big Orange-1

I’m big.

Big Orange-2

Have I mentioned how cute I am?

Big Orange-9

I love Bo and Kobi’s dog. When I get the chance, I like to go under her belly.

Big Orange-3

Bo and Kobi: Yeah, and every time the dog returns from Big Orange’s house, we have to rub our bodies against hers to get rid of his smell! It isn’t fair!

Big Orange-4

Quotes of the Day

Go big or go home. Because it’s true. What do you have to lose? (Eliza Dushku)

California is a fine place to live – if you happen to be an orange. (Fred Allen)

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference. (Winston Churchill)

Title quote from Peter Gabriel’s “Big Time”:
I’m on my way I’m making it, huh!
I’ve got to make it show yeah, hey!
So much larger than life

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