Flowers of Hope

My weekly Hope message – Where flowers bloom there is Hope. And I love to watch my flowers grow and transfer from plants,to Buds to flowers. Just like a can of paint can transform a room or an item . Lisa

HOPE ; my One little Word for 2018 . Ali Edwards class,

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Crash Cherry Hills * Paige Sleuth

Cozy Cat Caper  Mystery : 

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Book 23 of this series. 

Kat Harper doesn’t expect to witness a terrible car wreck when she agrees to help her friend Imogene shop for a new vehicle. But was the fatal crash a tragic accident or something more sinister? The amateur sleuth will have to investigate if she wants to know the answer. And with a little insight from the car dealership’s friendly resident cat, she might just figure out what really happened before a killer gets away with murder.


About the Author

Paige Sleuth is a pseudonym for mystery author Marla Bradeen. She plots murder during the day and fights for mattress space with her two rescue cats at night. When not attending to her cats’ demands, she writes. She loves to hear from readers, and welcomes emails at Please join her readers’ group so she can keep in touch:
From Book 1: Kat Harper has only just returned to her small hometown of Cherry Hills, Washington when she discovers the dead body of her neighbor, Mrs. Tinsdale. Matilda, Mrs. Tinsdale’s orphaned rescue cat, just might be the only eyewitness to the murder. But how do you convince a cat to reveal “whodunit”?

Monday recipe * Catnip Crackers

Welcome to a rainy Monday !

Today I am sharing this picture my son took of his new laptop for college and one of our cats DOTcom. Yeah !  my son named him that.  Hes the oldest of our bunch and has a large dot on one paw. So the name stuck.

Dot found a new favorite spot on top of  my sons  laptop he purchased for college. Just a few more days until move in day at College we still doing some shopping but Aug 12th will be here soon.  Lisa


Catnip Crackers : 

  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
  • 2 tablespoons dried catnip (available at pet shops and in pet aisle at most supermarkets) or I grow my own.
  • 1/2 cup yogurt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil

Mix together and roll out . Cut into small pieces. Place on greased cookie sheet. And Bake at 350 -for 15 minutes.

*make sure your cat is okay with all of these ingredients before making.   You can  check with your Vet.  Cat Nip ca be substitute   with tuna/salmon .    Lisa