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A Roaming Duo Fairy Tale

There lived a little old woman and a little old man who journeyed from town to town. In every town, they found a lovely home all ready for them. Sometimes they stayed only a few days, other times their stay stretched through all the phases of the moon. 

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Back to Cat Sitting in Shangri-La

“Where’s the Frying Pan?”         “It’s Packed Up.”  “But we’re not leaving til Sunday.”             “I don’t want to forget it.” “But we won’t forget it.”                           “I know, it’s packed already.” Grrrr. House sitting, the way …

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House Sitting Dogs in Los Gatos

How It Started – As we often have overlapping house sits, I left Jim in Sonoma a day before that stay ended to start our next one two hours south in Los Gatos. I arrived at 7:00 am, a few hours after the homeowner’s departure for their flight to Hawaii.

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Pet Sitting in Arizona

Marana, Arizona! That’s where we were headed. The map said it was 20 miles northwest of Tucson, so we were expecting a city. However, we couldn’t find it or even a small town anywhere. The sun had set, it was dark, and we were in the middle of nowhere. We were on the interstate a couple …

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Worst Travel Day Ever

When Dinner at Denny’s Is the best part of the day, that says it all, right? The day started like any other, we broke camp early and headed west through Colorado on Highway 40, aiming to go through the northeastern corner of Utah and then stop for the night somewhere in or near Idaho. We knew …

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