Noodles, Taco, Hank, Cosmo, Ramon, Spooky, Venus and Loki

Happy Birthday, Seven Kittens!

Happy Birthday, Seven Kittens!

The litter that started it all! I can’t tell you how much pleasure it has given me to watch kitty cams on the web. It sounds like a silly waste of time but the wonderful stories of love, caring and creativity have been inspiring (resulting in beautiful quilts, drawings, paintings and T-shirts). The seven kittens […]

What’s it like to foster kittens? Here’s an interview foster dad John from The Critter Room (reblog)

What’s it like to foster kittens? Here’s an interview foster dad John from The Critter Room (reblog)

I admit it, I am totally hooked on watching live kitty cams. It is tremendous, harmless fun. Often the comments from fellow chatters is more entertaining than even the kittens. It all started rather innocently with a text message from my son whose girlfriend alerted him to Noodles and her seven kittens. A beautiful and […]

Sisters, sisters …

Sisters, sisters …

Kitty Clubbers! One of you (Rose Marie W, thanks!) sent me the perfect picture of the Sisters Spooky and Venus: I couldn’t resist. I had to post this video, one of my favorite songs, one my best friend and I used to sing together.  From “White Christmas” I present Rosemary Clooney and Vera Ellen singing […]

The metaphor of Seven Kittens

The metaphor of Seven Kittens

In a previous post I shared how a live cam on Ustream of a stray cat and her kittens rescued by a woman in Pittsburgh, PA had caught the attention of the world. Thousands followed the escapade of Noodles and her kittens and shed tears as they grew up and went on to their permanent […]

Beyond words

Beyond words

Kitty Scrapbook

Kitty Scrapbook

The response to the sevenkittens post from the other day was overwhelming! Noodles and her brood are truly an international phenom. This weekend, the seven kittens (Taco, Hank, Ramon, Cosmo, Spooky, Venus and Loki) go home with their forever families. Noodles will be accompanying one of the boys. Everyone in the community is bidding a […]

Seven Kittens show us what an ideal world can look like

Seven Kittens show us what an ideal world can look like

What began as a romp watching cute kittens on a live cam morphed into something much bigger. It was something the UStream chat community, the foster family and the eventual new owners of the kittens could have hardly anticipated. Seven kittens and their mother taught us showed us what a perfect world could look like. […]

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