Cats vs Baby – No, you don’t need to get rid of the cat

In the past 7 years of my career, one of the common things I have come across is people contact me and tell me they need to ‘get rid’ of their cats because they are now pregnant. ‘Pre-mother me’ wanted to yell at these people, but I felt I wasn’t qualified to criticise them. Then I had my baby… Now it has become my new mission … Continue reading Cats vs Baby – No, you don’t need to get rid of the cat

How I became a cat sitter Part 4 – Can one be a cat shrink?

In my last post, I talked about finding out Larmlarm is a very difficult cat. But he helped me get through depression and gave me enough strength and courage to move to Paris to start a new life. When we moved to Paris, we had nothing. All I had was two suitcases, a one-way ticket,1000 Euro a friend loaned me; and most importantly – LarmLarm. … Continue reading How I became a cat sitter Part 4 – Can one be a cat shrink?

How I became a cat sitter Part 3 – OMG my cat is evil!

In the last post, I told you we finally took Larmlarm home and were initially very excited about having our own cat. I would like to tell you everything worked out fine and we lived happily ever after. But no. It turns out LARMLARM IS EVIL! Don’t get me wrong, LarmLarm is the love of my life, but he is also the most terrible person … Continue reading How I became a cat sitter Part 3 – OMG my cat is evil!

How I became a cat sitter Part 2 – Larmlarm: the first love of my life

Last week, I told you guys the story of how I was a cat hater as a teenager and later on became a cat lover in university. The idea of having a cat never left my mind. But it wasn’t until a year and a half after I became a cat lover that I finally adopted my first cat – Larmlarm. The year I graduated, … Continue reading How I became a cat sitter Part 2 – Larmlarm: the first love of my life

How I became a cat sitter Part 1 – From cat hater to cat lover

As you can see, I work with cats for a living. So it might come as a big surprise to you that I was a cat hater growing up. So how did that happen? How can a cat hater become the one of biggest cat lovers in the world and start working with cats for a living? It comes from a long way down memory … Continue reading How I became a cat sitter Part 1 – From cat hater to cat lover