Shrew and Snail

Curiosity cabinet of books, animals, and art and kitchen experiments

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December 2009

Travel

New Mexico for Christmas

We visited BT’s family in Las Cruces for Christmas. After going to Santa Fe twice this year, it was nice to visit southern New Mexico– it is very different. Much less expensive and less crowded! There was still a little bit of snow on the mountains while we were there. It was really  ...

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Dogs

Pepper, 199?-2009

Pepper was affected by a brain tumor and started displaying symptoms around Thanksgiving.  He passed away today at the vet’s office. Pepper came to live with me around 1999, from Town Lake Animal Center. He was in a kennel with another dog and seemed perfectly friendly. The other dog got  ...

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