My name is Lilly and these are my great adventures…

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Good afternoon anipals! What a lovely Fur-iday it is! I can’t believe it has been so long since I posted a blog. It is shameful… I blame the human. She wasn’t allowing me correct access to her laptop… MOL! Gotta blame someone, right? 😉

Well things are going great here! In case you are just tuning in… hello! My name is Lilly! I am a domestic short hair fabulously divine diva kitty who was adopted a many number of years ago from a shelter in Wisconsin! Mom took me home to my forever home about… let’s see… ten years ago now! I can’t believe it!

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Since then we have been on the move nonstop! We started off in Wisconsin, so I am a true Cheesehead at heart! I love milk, cheese, and anything dairy! Ice cream and string cheese are two of my guilty pleasures! I also love turkey. 🙂

After Wisconsin I had a few years in Georgia where I got to learn how to be a Southern Belle kitty! That was a lot of fun! I loved soaking in the heat on the porch. Something about those hot summer days is just so restful on a kitty spirit! My cousin Romeo lives in Georgia and I hope to go visit him sometime soon! 🙂

Our newest adventure is our arrival in the great state of California! Wow! What an adventure! You guys, we drove all the way from Georgia to California BY CAR! I saw so many beautiful places along the way. Mountains and deserts and fields and all kinds of things as far as the kitty eye could see! It was amazing! I am so thankful to have had that opportunity. I bet there aren’t a lot of humans who get to do that let alone kitties! I will never forget it!

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So now we are settled here in northern California, learning the sites and enjoying the weather! It is GORGEOUS! I have a porch which mom lets me go out on and bask in the sunlight if I so desire … (supervised visits only of course)… and if I want to go out on a walk I have my very own stroller! 🙂 I only like to ride in it when it is in convertible mode… which is a point of contention for both me and mom. You can check out my instagram to see how well my ride outside went… ehe….

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Well… I guess that is about where we are now! I know this was a BIG update but I had to give a huge synopsis since it has been awhile! Now I must go and prepare for tonight…

PACKERS GAME NIGHT! GO PACK GO! They are playing the 49ers! They are so close to me I can almost smell the cheese! 😀

With Love, Purrs, and Many Nose Taps,

Lilly

 

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I’m back!

Good morning anipals!

It has been awhile I know and you would not believe the adventure I have been on!

Mom says I am a well travelled kitty! As you may know… I was adopted in Wisconsin. Then we moved to Georgia for a couple of years. Now guess where I am?

 

CALIFORNIA!

Yes I know, it is crazy!

I am mainly writing this quick to see if anyone is still out there! 🙂

I have started to use my instagram account! 🙂 I am very excited about this!

Look for me @lillyskittylounge

 

Purrs! Nosetaps!

 

<3 Lilly

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Calling All Kitty Squints!

Good afternoon anipals!

How is everyone doing this fine day?

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You know… lately I have felt very much at home. We moved to Atlanta, GA from Wisconsin almost two years ago now… and I have been enjoying the perks. It seems like the days are longer and more relaxing and the weather is beautiful more often than not (from what I can tell from inside). I do get porch time every now and then so that helps.

Well, lately it has felt like we are back in Wisconsin again! Can you believe we have a winter storm watch? I didn’t even know those things existed out here! It’s been so cold I even let mom wrap me up like a taquito! I usually hate covers!

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It actually wasn’t half bad.

I don’t usually enjoy the cold but there have been benefits to this much unanticipated chain of events!

Me and mom have been watching Bones.

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Lots and lots of Bones. I think we’ve made it through six seasons now!

Bones is so amazing! I love the show and I love all the characters! The only problem is that there are no kitties on there. I think I am going to start a petition so that I can be the first kitty squint featured in Bones!

What do you guys think?

I think I’ve got the credentials! I am excellent at solving mysteries such as where the humans are hiding and what the kibble special is going to be for dinner. I know before people arrive that they are coming and after they leave I probably know more about them than mom does! I have an excellent sniffer and you wouldn’t believe the things smell reveals!

Such as… THIS.

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I didn’t even need to see that picture to know that Mom has been spending way too much time with Cousin Romeo. I object.

Anyways, that is pretty much what is going on with me at the moment. Lots of Bones. Lots of cuddles. Lots of blankets to keep me from the cold weather!

Until tomorrow anipals! Meow on!

Love,

Lilly

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Instagram!

Hey anipals! Guess what?

I am on INSTAGRAM NOW! Officially!

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You can find me at Lillyskittylounge !

Let me know if you guys are on there! Hope to see you around!

Love,

Lilly

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Adoption Tuesday!

Good morning anipals! Happy #TunaTuesday! How are you all doing this fabulous morning?

Things in Atlanta are starting to get crisp and colorful! The leaves are changing and the birds are up to no good…as usual! The squirrels are also on the move… getting ready for winter I suppose! They don’t have a forever home so they have to build their winter fortress every year! This makes me thankful that I’ve got a forever home and a place to keep my tootsies warm and my belly full!

Today, just days before Halloween, I have decided to feature a most beautiful black kitty for Adoption Tuesday! She is so gorgeous and sounds like the purrfect pet for anyone looking for a calm and inviting feline presence to their household! Her name is Ella… I’m sure because she is so bella!

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Here is what the Atlanta Pet and Rescue Shelter has to say about the most beautiful Ella!

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I don’t know who said black cats are bad luck, but I’m about the best luck you could ever have.  All my friends here at APRA say when I’m your pal, you will feel like a million bucks!!!  That sounds pretty lucky to me!  I’m a dainty lady who is waiting on someone to come and fall in love.  I’m a bit of a wallflower when I first meet you.  Just because I’m not the first to greet you doesn’t mean I won’t fill your life with joy.  I love treats and being petted.  Don’t forget my other favorite past time…being told how amazing I am!!!

Don’t let me wait any longer for my dreams to come true…Come take me home today!!  You are all I need!

Doesn’t she sound amazing? 🙂 My little furriend here (she is a lady of just 2 years!) is available for Adoption at the Atlanta Pet and Rescue Shelter! Even better… they are having a special for Halloween! With the adoption of any Halloween colored cat (orange or black) you get $50 off their adoption fee! Isn’t that great?
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If you would like more information on Ella, feel free to visit her site here. Ella is available for adoption at the Atlanta Pet and Rescue Shelter in Smyrna, GA. Let’s spread the word about her and get this kitty adopted!

Thanks anipals. I hope you enjoyed meeting Ella!

Have a wonderful day filled with fur, cuddles, and of course kibbles!

Love,

Lilly

 

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Nighttime Duties

Good morning anipals!

How are you all doing this fine FALL morning! I so love fall! It is the most beautiful season of all… and when the leaves start falling and the weather gets cooler I can see all the birds in the trees more! Wonderful! I love it!

So mom was in kind of an iffy mood today. You see… last night I just didn’t feel like sleeping. You know how kitties have stuff to do in the middle of the night. There are spookies to hunt, stray food crumbs to eat, and a whole night of wonder to experience! So yeah, I just didn’t feel like sleeping! Usually I do my own thing but LAST night, LAST night I wanted mom to hang out with me!

So I maaaayyyy have bothered her a teensy tiny bit. I just wanted to hang out, you know?

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First I sat on her pillow and stared at her… because I didn’t know if she was already sleeping. Her eyes were closed and everything… but you know how humans are with their fake sleeping so they don’t have to feed us in the am! So I was just waiting… you know, incase she decided to wake up.

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She didn’t SEEM to be awake so I gave her a gentle nudge on the face with my paw. Just to tell her that hey, I was here, if she needed me. She didn’t seem to respond to my paw and so I wasn’t sure she felt it… so I did it again… and again… until she finally opened her eyes!

Finally! I knew she was up! At this point she was getting a little grumpy with me… I don’t know why. I just wanted to hang out, you know? So she might have kicked me off the bed. Well… I decided I’d better play on my own for awhile… but I wanted to be sure that mom knew I was still there… you know… in case she wanted to hang out. So I decided to play with this crinkly bag on the ground. That way I was entertained AND she knew that I was still there! Just incase! Well… apparently she didn’t like this very much.

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So after I got yelled at for that I was getting a little annoyed. I mean, here I was trying to entertain myself and that wasn’t even good enough for mom! So just to show her I was not amused I continued to sit on her pillow, stare, and give her a couple whaps on the face with my paw. You know… just so she knew I was still there.

This may have gone on most of the night… but really who’s keeping track? All I know is just as the sun was starting to part over the horizon mom finally decided to get up. She gave me a mean look… I don’t know why.

I was so happy when she was finally awake! Now we could play and boy was there a treat for us! There was a MOTH in the house! Can you believe it? A MOTH! How did that get in here?! I wonder if it was in here all night while I was trying to get mom’s attention… oh well! At least I found it!

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So I chased after the moth for a bit and I managed to make quite a nice snack out of it! After this I was pretty tired… but still hungry. So I stared at mom until she fed me.

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Then it was time for bed. I curled up in the corner and dozed off. Mom gave me a mean look before bed. I don’t know whhhyyy. I mean… I just wanted to hang out, you know?

Sometimes humans are so weird. They just don’t understand the things that we are trying to do for them. She doesn’t even realize how long and tiring MY night was! I mean… she thinks it was all about her! What about me? I had to stay up ALL night trying to make sure she knew I was there! No appreciation! So anyways… I was super tired after all that so I decided to go to sleep.

Speaking of which… my eyes are getting quite tired right now. I have another evening of activities coming up so I best be getting on my way to take a snooze. I don’t want to miss out on any of the events of the night time!

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Love you all anipals! Happy Fur-iday!

Love,

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Spammers: The Lamest of the Lame

Hey anipals!

How’s it going?

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I’m doing okay. I have been loving the new site and having the comments up… but the only bad thing is that since I have opened up comments the spammers have been absolutely relentless! Why must they try to spam my blog? My followers do not care about landscaping yards and Louis Vuitton bags! This site is about CATS! Yeesh!

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It can be absolutely exhausting and it just makes me so mad!  I’ve got to stick my paw in my mouth sometimes to keep myself from saying something unladylike! Sometimes it makes me want to pull out my super hero cape and try and destroy all the spammers on the entire internet! Humans… spamming the internet since before we felines took over! *Sigh*

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Oh well… there is only so much we can do! I will just have to keep up my spooky hunting skills… these help me search and destroy all the spammers on the interwebs! 😉 (Note some of my idols in the background… Iron Man, Stitch, and of course Buffy).

I guess the main point is we real kitties and humans got to stick together… and not let these spammers get to us. We just have to relax and know that they can’t stop us from enjoying our blogging and tweeting!

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Peace, love, and nosetaps to all you my furriends!

Love,

Lilly

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Adoption Tuesday!

I can’t believe how long it has been since I last posted an anipal of the week! Isn’t it crazy how fast time goes by? Well, needless to say, there are plenty of kitties in search of their forever homes STILL! Today we are going to meet just one of them!

Today I would like to introduce you to the beautiful kitty named Joy!

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Joy is a beautiful light orange girl with long whiskers and an angelic face. I think she would be well suited for the pawparazzi… don’t you? With a face like that who wouldn’t want to adopt her? She is one year young and listed as a domestic shorthair… like me! Well… breedwise… I am just a taaadd bit older. 😉 Here is what the Atlanta Pet and Rescue Shelter has to say about our girl Joy!

Joy is a perfect name for this cute kitty. Joy is a momma kitty who came to us with 5 babies that are currently in foster care waiting to get bigger. In the meantime, Joy is looking for her forever home. She enjoys being petted and is quite affectionate. Joy loves her scratching post, playing, getting petted and grooming her new friend Gypsy. She is quite playful and has a bit of her own kitten spunk in her. She’s great about using her cat scratchers and interactive toys are her favorite because a person is on the other end!

Isn’t she lovely? Not only a lover but she has history as a former mama cat! That means love! If you are interested in Joy e-mail cats@atlantapetrescue.org as Joy is currently in a foster home! Let’s spread the word about this wonderful girl and get her adopted ASAP! Efurrybody deserves a forever home! <3

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If you would like to see more information on Joy, you can visit her page at http://www.atlantapetrescue.org/animal/joy . Don’t have space in your home but still want to help? You can always sponsor her and therefore provide for her care during her stay until she does find her forever home!

Until next week anipals, let’s spread the news about Joy and all the other wonderful pets who are in need of a forever home! Pass on the word and let’s get these kitties adopted!

Love and purrs to you my most lovely anipals!

Lilly

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Life

Life…

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as of late it has been pretty good.

Aside from a few traitors who shall remain nameless (AHEM BOY HUMAN)… things are going pretty well.

Atlanta is very different from Madison but there are many things that I have been enjoying about it.

I love laying in the sunpuddles… because here in the south they get super warm!

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I love staring out the window… because the birds are varied and plentiful here!

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I love napping in our apartment… although I did have a little more space in my old Madison home.

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But all and all… I really can’t complain.

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Did you guys know that there are roaches that can fly? I have never seen such a thing in my LIFE until the other day! I was totally fascinated but mom was not so much. I think the next door neighbors might have thought there was some kind of crazy fight over here from the sounds that came out of her mouth. I never knew such a little bug could evoke such a large reaction. I wanted to chase it but mom wouldn’t let me. *Sigh* I guess it was traumatic for her… but I say what about me? I am traumatized TOO because I didn’t get to follow my instincts and get the creature! Oh well…

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I was just trying to protect mom… you know?

The Boy Human is on my bad list right now. He is on a “vacation” for work and I am not happy about it. Okay it isn’t really a vacation… but it might as well be. He gets mean eyes from me when he gets back!

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Other than that things are pretty sweet! The Boy Human FINALLY redid my website which I am totally ecstatic about! I think this layout is much more kitty friendly! What do you guys think? Please let me know in the comments so I can pass it along to the Boy Human… in case he needs to fix anything!

Alright anipals that is all for the time being! I think it is time for a nap!

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Hope you all are doing well and enjoying the beginning of summer! Love you bunches!

Love,

Lilly

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Happy Easter!

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  • I've been doing some artwork lately. Here is Tempe taking Disney 😻 https://t.co/rWcJkmOFji
  • Mary says Now we have Buddy to send greetings. One happy family. Love Cali too especially family. Love Drake , Buddy and Indigo the frog . Thanks for the post that Lilly is updating with her pals.

    Profesjonalna says Awesome post.

    Gina The Min Pin says *sigh* Why must da spammers twy 2 stop our fun? Cuz dey LOSERS, dat's why! *pouts*

    mariodacat says Oh Lily - it's pawful isn't it. I get spammers sometimes too. I can't figure out how they think we'll get the money to buy their products. They are wasting their time spamming us - we have no money!

    Daniel Gonzales Sr. says You & boy human, including your mom are doing a fantastic job with this new blog! I'm trying to send a link of Lilly's kitty lounge to my niece Ashtian who lives in Bakersfield,CA. She has a pet kitty in her apartment. She's my son's Daniel Jr. daughter. I think she would love your blog. I saw her kitty's picture on Facebook.

    LilyLuWhoT says LOVE the new blog Lilly! So crisp & clean - and a lovely pink too! Sorry you didn't get the bug - maybe next time! Always so happy to see you my pawsome #LilysRule furiend! ((HUGS)) Luv yoo! oxO

    Mary G says Drake says "hi" and we all love the new website. Be easy when the Boy Human returns since he has been eating lotsa garlic fries and whew his breathe may not so pleasant. LOL Enjoy the Atlanta sun and have a great day. :)