A trip in three parts — Part 2

Early Tuesday morning my cousin’s husband to my sisters to the airport. I stayed home and chilled out with the pets!

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Bruno! One of the sweetest, most loving dogs I’ve ever met.

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Miss Sasha. Queen of the house.

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Sasha without glowy eyes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Lily would not hold still for a picture! And when she did Bruno would push in to see what was going on.

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Bruno and Lily!

Bruno is still practically a pup. He’s a poodle/German shepherd cross! Honestly, I can’t emphasis how sweet and lovable he is. And he’s a leaner; so hard he’ll fall down if you move suddenly. πŸ˜‰

Sasha is a Siberian. She loves to hang out and be petted but is not particularly cuddly. She will, however, flop down and invite belly rubs!

Lily, though smallest, is the boss I think. She’s 13 years old and just chock full of personality. I had a lot of trouble getting her picture; she’d look at the camera and immediately turn away.

On Wednesday, I headed to the Atlanta History Center. I got dropped off just before lunch and I spent the rest of the day steeped in southern history exhibits, visiting the Smith Farm living museum and wandering the gardens. Plus lunch at Souper Jenny. I’m not a soup person but my tomato/basil/goat cheese soup was delicious. As was the chickpea (and a bunch of other stuff) wrap!

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Great exhibit, but “Nicholson” is an uncle of my cousin’s on her other side!

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This “compass” is laid in the stones right outside the museum doors to the gardens.

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Hard to see, but the white is the centre is part of the museum. I’ve wandered through the gardens and farm and this is across a big valley (the “quarry garden”) looking back at the museum.

 

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The Smith Farm. Barn on the left, house on the right. Other buildings are to the left of the barn and behind the house.

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Sheep and goats! (One of the goats climbed up on the barrels to “show off”.)

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Cotton growing! There were two gardens; this one representing the farm, I guess, and a smaller more “kitchen-y” one beside the kitchen — a separate building from the house.

(I met a cat at the farm but didn’t get a photo.)

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About Adventures in Cat Fostering

I am a cat fosterer for Toronto Cat Rescue. I also have two cats of my own, Jonesy, the black and white, and Murphy, the brown tabby, in the photo. Both were adopted from Toronto Cat Rescue.
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2 Responses to A trip in three parts — Part 2

  1. tarnegolita says:

    It’s beautiful there! What cute animals! 😍

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