Tigress Stravyn® explores Her Butterfly Garden

Adventure, bengals, butterfly, cats, cute, garden, kittens, tiger

It’s a rainy day so my usual morning routine of looking outside and visually Stalking Ducks, random birds, Squirrels, Chipmunks, Giraffes, and Zebras will have to wait until later.  Since I have time I’ll share with you one of my recent adventures to my Butterfly Garden.  Papa calls it the Seryn Butterfly Garden.

The afternoon started inside. I was resting in between naps and Papa comes running inside.  “Stravyn! Stravyn!  Look what was just Born in the Butterfly Garden!” Papa yells.

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Its the same colors as my fur coat I noticed.  A Monarch Butterfly Papa tells me.  Hmmm Monarch indeed!  I’m a Tigress which is the highest of all Titles!  Actually I love the Monarchs.  Love them BUT “Papa they belong outside! Outside NOW!” I meow loudly. Outside we go!

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So bright!  And I didn’t bring my sunglasses.   Aside from Monarchs I have many plants to look at and almost Sniff before Papa pulls me away.

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“I think the butterfly should be set on the Fairy Garden plant Papa!” I Meow.  The Monarch probably thinks its a new home. Silly Monarchs.  I’ll tell about how I helped Papa make it another time but isn’t it pretty.  Sniff Sniff hmmmm butterflys smell funny. They live between 2-6 weeks so I am always meeting new Monarch friends.

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Papa, its flying away.  I’ll get it.  Steady, little Monarch.  I’m just a Ferocious Bengal Tigress with BIG paws and I just want to pet you. I think the butterfly is sweating!!

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I think I see a Monarch before its born.  They are called caterpillars before they are Butterflies.  And you wouldn’t believe how different they look.  Let me see….I think I see one to show you.  “Papa push my buggy to the right.”  I meow.  I always travel outside in a Red buggy!

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“Here’s one Papa”” Hmmm two of them, No Three!!” I meow “they stray as catapillers for 10-14 days” I meow

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All they do is eat and poop!  Hmmm very similar to a place Papa calls a Buffet!!  This is the only plant they eat. Its called Milkweed.  So pretty!  “look Papa! A ladybug!”

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The caterpillars are near my Cat Whiskers plant.

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I have seen 4 different types of butterflies in The Butterfly Garden.  Also, I have so many plants to explore when there are no ducks or birds to Meow at.

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So many things to explore but I’m going to rest on this table!

“Papa that’s not how to take a good Picture of me!”

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“Here give me the Phone Papa.  I want to try taking a selfie!!!

Ears Pointed UP!  Whiskers out!  Eyes open Wide. Are my lips Puffy?!”

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I need a better view.  Hmm what’s this a statue of ME!  Queen of the garden.  I am a good ruler!

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Time to go inside.  “Back to my buggy.  I want to say good bye to the Monarch before I go.” I meow

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So Sleepy.  Back inside for a quick afternoon nap!

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Tigress Stravyn® Has a Birthday Party

Adventure, animals, bengals, butterfly, cats, chipmunk, cute, funny, kittens, lol, party, squirrel, tiger, Uncategorized, wildlife

In the middle of the year it’s Hot where I live. Very, very hot most days. So during the day I can’t take my usual buggy rides and walks. As a Tigress Bengal cat I always like to go out and have adventures but during what my Human, that I call Papa, calls summer doldrums I can’t always go out and explore.

While walking indoors on my cat wheel I had a great idea. “Papa it’s my birthday soon so let’s have a party with my butterfly friend, my stuffed animals, and some special guests!” I meowed.

I told Papa to print up an invitation and I’ll read it to make sure it looks good and then we can text and email it out. And if I don’t like how it looks I’ll shred it for you.

Over the next day I helped Papa decorate. As we all know humans are not as good as animals when it comes to planning a party.  You never hear anyone say “party humans” it’s always “Party Animals!”

Papa I’ll hang this really high up. Let me just grab it first. “Get the tape ready.” I meowed.

I decided to take a little nap before the party but just before I fell asleep one of the guests arrived early. It’s was a baby giraffe and she climbed right on top of me. You know how those giraffes always act at a party. I guess the party was starting!

As I was telling my stuffed animal toys where to sit, Papa brought in one of my outside friends. “Hi Ms Monarch Butterfly are you here for my party?” I meowed happily, “And did you bring a gift for me?”

We have some party snacks for everyone before opening my gifts.   “Papa can we have more food bowls?” I asked, “because the giraffe and polar bear are drooling on my snacks. Yuck!”

I thought it was a good time to open my gifts. Mr. Squirrel gave me a dancing chipmunk. Squirrels always give gifts to do with chipmunks and chipmunks always give gifts to do with squirrels. I don’t know why. They are both nutty creatures I think.


Next I got a ball that lights up when you bounce it.   “Papa look it’s flashing many different colors.” I meowed. Well I think it was my gift. Papa kept on bouncing it all around the house until I meowed for him to stop! Humans are so easily amused by flashy and bouncy things!

Suddenly there was a knock at the door. More surprise guests I thought. It turned out to be a delivery from my Grandmaw, Aunt and Uncle, and my 2 cousin cats!  I read the card over and over to Papa.

It’s to bad that my relatives live so far away I thought. And just then Papa said “Stravyn do you want to video conference Grandmaw, your aunt and uncle, and your cousins?”  I replied “Papa great idea!” And just when the video connected I heard everyone singing “Happy Birthday ” I couldn’t help but smile real big even though the singing hurt my ears a little. You would know what I mean if you have ever heard them all sing “Happy Birthday.”

“Papa show me the screen. I want to see what everyone is doing.” I meowed. Wow look at what everyone was eating.

We had cake also but when I looked at it I saw most of it missing. What had happened to it.  I had to question my guests.

“Which one of you ate the 3 pieces of cake!” I meowed.   The squirrel, who was shaking, said “I saw your Papa eat them all!”


Papa said its time to say goodnight to everyone.  As I was saying goodnight I noticed something. I meowed, “Papa I didn’t get a gift from everyone.”

“It’s ok” I meowed to Papa.  I have so many toys that I can share.   It was time to go rest. Some guests don’t leave but they do make good pillows!!

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