Entries from the ‘Friends’ Category

Washing the windows

Washing the windows

Posted by Francesca

The other day, we were watching Gyurme, one of the Sherpas, who works at the farm.  He was busy taking down the screens and replacing them with storm windows, but he seemed to be moving a bit slowly.  We asked if something was wrong and he told us that after eating a big lunch, he …

Our friend, Piper

Posted by Sharkey

This is the story of a lovely 10-year-old mixed breed named Piper. She was adopted by Nancy Ashbrooke at the ASPCA in New York City. Nancy is the SVP of Human Resources at MSLO and we think she should open an AR division at Martha’s company (Animal Resources.) Because we have a fabulous online …

The Columbus Day Parade

The Columbus Day Parade

Posted by Sharkey

Yesterday was Columbus Day and there was the annual Columbus Day Parade held in New York City.  We Frenchies didn’t go to the parade, but, Luigi, one of our Italian dog friends did attend and was so excited to see some rare Italian dog breeds marching, and emailed these pictures to us.  Apparently, this was …

Meet a pug named Sydney

Posted by Francesca

Meet Sydney, Sydney was adopted by Richard Kost, who is a Senior Marketing Solutions Manager for MSLO. Richard and his partner adopted Sydney from Precious Pug Rescue & Adoption in New York City. This pug is two years old. We also heard he was ‘Stud,’ we would love to get to meet him …

More of our tour of Katonah

More of our tour of Katonah

Posted by Sharkey

Yesterday, we blogged about showing Jessica, Martha’s new executive assistant, the hamlet of Katonah.  It was quite a little tour we gave and thought you’d enjoy seeing Part Two.  We Frenchies enjoy being tour guides and we certainly like Katonah and all the nice people there.

Showing Jessica the Bedford area - part one

Showing Jessica the Bedford area - part one

Posted by Francesca

We recently met Jessica, Martha’s new executive assistant.  Jessica will be spending most of the time at the office in New York City, but we felt it was important to introduce her to the Bedford area.  Uncle Carlos drove us into Katonah so that Jessica could learn all about where Martha shops and here’s one …

Our friend Cayenne

Posted by F&S

This is the story of Cayenne Bellamy, A 5 -year-old Chesapeake Bay Retriever Mix Adopted May 2005 from Citizens for Animal Protection Shelter (CAPS) in Houston, Texas. She was rescued by Anna Bellamy, the sister of one of our fellow Martha Stewart Living employees Allison Mikkalo, an associate marketing service manager. We were very curious …

The story of Maggie Mae

Posted by Francesca

Our friend Maggie Mae was certainly in need of a loving mom after the terrible things she had been through. Sharkey and I can’t imagine why anyone would treat her or any animal so poorly!! Maggie was rescued from Tanya’s Rescued Friends in Daytona, FL by our very own Dana Splinter, an associate finance manager …

Our squirrel-chasing friend, Baker

Posted by Sharkey

Meet Baker, Baker was adopted by Sarah Rutledge Gorman who is the Managing Editor, special projects group for MSLO. Sarah adopted Baker from the New Fairfield/Sherman Animal Welfare Society in New Fairfield, CT. He is a 1-year-old mixed breed. We wonder if his name implies that he would be helpful in Martha’s kitchen …

Baking a cake for Fernando

Baking a cake for Fernando

Posted by Francesca

You may recall how Sharkey and I love to bake.  When we were told that Fernando, who works at our farm, was celebrating a birthday, we decided to get busy in the kitchen.  We wanted to throw a little party to show our appreciation and what we baked for Fernando turned out really well.