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Day 179: Dining Au Deux

It takes a sophisticated diner indeed to master “dining au deux.”

This dining style is potentially full of awkward negotiations.

For example, you must work out which of the two diners will dine first, how long each diner will dine, whether you will break up the dining time into shorter or longer turns, and – most critical – who will get to take home the tasty leftovers. 147 more words

Shannon Cutts


“I would like to find a partner for my pet parrot”.

People are often looking for another parrot to buy, to give their tame pet parrot at home some company.   666 more words


Arizona Birdies

Over the years, I’ve learned you just never know what you’ll discover on a golf course, and this was especially true yesterday when we played Las Sendas Golf Club in Mesa, Arizona. 206 more words


Day 171: My Popcorn

Sometimes your large featherless assistant might fix a snack.

She might even pretend to start eating it herself.

But you know it is really for you. 102 more words

Shannon Cutts

Hopping Around, Feelin' Good

I woke up this morning to a wonderful day.

I first checked my bank account to find the rent finally removed and stretched as sweet relief washed over me. 320 more words


Hope is the thing with feathers

I’ve owned birds since I was nine years old and became a sort of local bird lover in my tiny community. I’ve had everything from parrots to finches to chickens and random birds that fell out of their nests, helplessly flopping about. 1,415 more words

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