Deck Games

The fence not only gave us freedom in the yard, but freedom to explore the two levels of decks. Let the deck games commence!

The deck games are in full swing.
The deck games are in full swing.

Since our house sits on the salt marsh, we have two levels of decks: off the top floor (bedrooms) and the main floor (Hu-Dad’s study and the rest of the living space). The ground floor has our yard and the garage area which is also the flood zone space (living on the coast means the house is on pylons). Now that the fence is installed, we can go up and down the steps to our yard or any part of the house.

Checking in on the Hu-Dad in his chair.
Checking in on the Hu-Dad in his chair.

The humans end their day sitting on the deck as the sun sets. Apparently they find it peaceful to watch the birds in the marsh, though we do our best to create a ruckus on the deck with our wrestling games.

Typhoon watching the birds in the marsh.
Typhoon watching the birds in the marsh.


  1. Christina Houston on January 10, 2020 at 4:56 pm

    Looks like it is almost plucking time! I can’t resist!

  2. nicole tester on January 9, 2020 at 2:37 pm

    glad they have the decks to play on too!

  3. Juno's mom on January 9, 2020 at 8:42 am

    The decks must cut down on the zoomies in the house. I wonder if the stairs are tough on Cheesie. Juno avoids them now in her 16th year.

  4. Debbie and Ruby on January 9, 2020 at 7:47 am

    Chez Herd has a great new playground.. Fun time.

  5. Anderson, Charlotte Dooley on January 9, 2020 at 6:44 am

    Have you left the mountains ⛰ permanency?

  6. Jean B Burkhardt on January 9, 2020 at 6:39 am

    I am SO glad the HERD is enjoying the deck and fencing. Wow-double levels!! Hu-Dad can be spied on(lol) from the deck while he sits at his desk. Have fun Typhoon and Roscoe and of course the entire herd!

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