Coffee At Steve’s Country #30.

Good morning everyone on this beautiful Saturday! Time to grab a cup of coffee and relax with Muffin and I for a few minutes. We always enjoy having a nice calm start to our mornings. Even though sometimes we can get quite wild playing before breakfast! Muffin wanted to play, so play we did and she was just flying around here. Sometimes she plays, and sometimes she really plays wild! We play in the living room, mainly, but when she gets wild she runs all over the place. She will run around the shelves that separate the kitchen and living room, come around the recliner, under the table, past me and into the bedroom, onto the bed, the window sill, up on the insulator display shelves, across her bridge and up to her cave. I have mentioned part of that route before, but this is a bit more.

Saturday is scenery day and here we are back at the river when the water was a bit higher.

And it’s all one smooth and very fast run, with some jumping involved as well. When she first started doing this she would lose control in the kitchen on the vinyl flooring and would slide into the cupboards with a rather loud “thunk”, but she would keep on going anyway. Now, however, she has learned to slow down in the kitchen, almost like a very fast walking, or maybe trotting, and once back on the carpet away she goes again, letting out a loud “yowrl” along the way! Gets rid of her energy that way which is a good thing. She needs that and she really enjoys our play times. It’s snowing a bit this morning with about 1.5 inches (about 3.5cm) so far, so I had to clean off all the feeders and put out fresh seeds for the birds.

Looking up towards the dam.

Some people say I should have a roof on my main feeder, but birds prefer an open feeder, they can see enemies better so they feel more secure. Plus a roof doesn’t work if it’s windy. My one small feeder has a roof and it sits under the main feeder, but it still had just as much snow on it as the main one. But they are all cleared off and full of birds at the moment. Theodore the wild turkey was first at the feeder and since it was nice this morning I stood there and talked with him for awhile. He was actually quite talkative this morning. The other turkey isn’t so talkative, maybe it’s because he doesn’t come around as much. It’s a beautiful morning, all those bright evening grosbeaks and lots of blue jays this morning too. A great way to start the day. I hope you also have a wonderful day and God bless!

Steve and Muffin.

Β©2021 Steve McLeod.

127 Comments on “Coffee At Steve’s Country #30.

  1. Thanks for the coffee and scenery this morning! And a very special good morning to Muffin! She’s doing a marvelous job at keeping you active!πŸ˜‰πŸ˜ Have a great day!😁

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  2. Very Good Morning Steve β˜ƒοΈ Very Good Morning Muffin😸 That was a fun skating on the Vinyl floor isn’t it πŸ˜… and hope you are satisfied with fun little talksπŸ₯³ Roof top for feeders πŸ€” good thought, but wind should support ☺️ Have a lovely day β˜ƒοΈπŸŽ‰ and look at my competitors 😍 I’m second 😁

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    • Meow,meow=Oh, not fun sliding into cupboard, but would be fun sliding!😹
      Birds don’t like a roof over their heads,😬 so that’s okay with me. Second place, you’ll have to try harder Simon!πŸ˜› Or is it try faster?πŸ€” Maybe earlier?πŸ™„ Something like that anyway! Have a nice Sunday Simon!πŸ˜πŸ˜ΊπŸŒžβ˜•β˜•

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      • πŸ˜‚πŸ˜Έ That’s right Muffin πŸ˜… But definitely fun slidingπŸ˜‰ yep, second place 😜 Month end Steve ,🧐 a working Sunday is definitely not fun πŸ˜‚ and I couldn’t catch up with anything this month πŸ˜… not the target too πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚. But if we are getting done to target every month then what fun 😸😸 Have a nice evening Steve 🀸

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      • Working Sunday again?πŸ€” Oh well, try to have some fun anyway. 😁 Make a paper ball and throw it at someone, start a paper ball fight!πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜ƒ Those are always fun.πŸ˜‚ Just not when the boss is around.😳😬 Don’t work too late!πŸ˜πŸ˜ƒ

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      • πŸ˜…πŸ™„πŸ˜hmm, I may not able to follow any of these πŸ˜…πŸ€Έ But what I could do is πŸ€” sit out and pretend to be serious of workπŸ˜…πŸ˜‚ and watch some YouTube or read a story today πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

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      • Hey, that sounds fun too!πŸ˜‚ But don’t let your boss catch you!😬 And don’t let Nisha find out!😲😲 You didn’t get the idea from me.πŸ˜’

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      • Yes I got this from Steve, the Steve from France, definitly not the one fr Ontario Canada with a Cat called Muffin 😜 Nisha will not find out, I assure you 😁 Let’s keep this between us πŸ˜…

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      • Let me catch her phone before she wakes up from…πŸ€” hey do you call that mediation πŸ˜… that’s what she told me, no that’s definitely sleeping πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚.

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      • Oh, you’re not at work yet?😬
        Muffin, get off the phone!πŸ˜³πŸ™€
        Ha,ha, do you think I would let Muffin tell on you?πŸ€”πŸ™„πŸ™„

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      • πŸ˜‚πŸ˜…Thank you for saving me from MuffinπŸ€— Muffin is kind and she won’t do such thing ☺️ No I’m not leaving before 11am 😁 time is just 7:30 here πŸ˜‰

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  3. Thanks for the coffee! Muffin reminds me of our Callie! She loves to play and runs from one end of the house to the other. She’s discovered the tiled floor in the kitchen can be a bit treacherous as she slides into the appliances and cabinets. πŸ™€πŸ© πŸͺβ˜•οΈ β˜•οΈ

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  4. Muffin must be tired out now…thanks for the coffee ! And the lovely pics ! …sleep well tonight ! β˜•οΈβ˜•οΈπŸ˜ΊπŸ€«πŸ˜΄

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    • Muffin is enjoying her after supper nap right now. Thanks for coming by! I sure hope we will sleep good! I hope you do also!πŸ˜€πŸ˜Ίβ˜•β˜•πŸŒ™πŸ˜΄πŸ˜΄

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