Carolyn Holm

One Dog, Two Cats
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InterSpecies Memos

Category: Mia

The Elder

Dear Mommy, Sometimes I wish Puffin would just go away. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, He’s been crabby today. I think it’s because I wouldn’t let him sleep in Poppy’s bed. He purposely lounges there because he knows it upsets her. So I was quite stern with him and chased him out of her bed. […]

All Heart

Dear Mia, <3 Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, Why are you sending me a sideways nose? Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It’s a heart, silly girl. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, It doesn’t look like a heart. But thank you anyway. Is this because I had to go to see the vet about my heart? […]

The Crush

Dear Mommy, The new house is so exciting! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, I’m so glad you like it! I know it’s a bit of an adjustment. You have a great attitude. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I know I do. Not like Puffin. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, No, Puffin has been rather dramatic […]

1-Click

It’s our 4 Year Anniversary! Throughout the month of February we are celebrating four years of weekly Interspecies Memos by sharing some old favorites. This one is from August 26, 2016: Dear Mia, I just got a box in the mail from Amazon.com. It is full of cat treats. Do you know anything about this? […]

Tricks

Dear Mommy, I want to start earning money. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, That’s ambitious! Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I want to start turning tricks. For money. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, Oh my gosh you made me snort coffee out my nose. Carolyn   Dear Mommy, Why is that so funny? Love, Mia […]

Presents!

Dear Mommy, I love the holidays! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It’s a fun time, isn’t it? Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I love decorations! Love, Mia   Dear Mia, We all do. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I love presents! Love Mia   Dear Mia, We all do. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, Is […]

Bling

Dear Mommy, I found this box! Is it a surprise for me? Love, Mia   Dear Mia, No honey, it’s just a box. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, No it’s not just a box. It’s a Gucci box. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It’s a repurposed Gucci box. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I’m so […]

Thankful

Dear Mommy, I’m thinking about all the things I’m thankful for. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, Getting a jump on Thanksgiving! Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I am! I’m thankful that Puffin doesn’t like my cat tree. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, I don’t think having your cat tree all to yourself is really the […]

Ghosts

Dear Mommy, I don’t understand the point of plastic vegetables. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, Pumpkins are a symbol of Halloween. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, Seriously? Humans are so lame. Love, Mia   Dear Mia, It’s a tradition, sweetie. Who knows where the idea came from. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, I thought Halloween […]

Stuff

Dear Mommy, What are all these interesting boxes? Are there shoes in here? Love, Mia   Dear Mia, No, there are books in there. I’ve got way too many books, so I’m going to give a big pile of them to the library. Love, Carolyn   Dear Mommy, But the library already has books! Love, […]