This batch was from January of 2008; a mom with six kittens. She was skinny and tired, but very sweet and loved us immediately. Her name is Minerva:
Her babies, as they are wont to be, were sweet and adorable.
This is Custard:
Dale (after Dale Cooper):
They did all the usual kitten things. They had a voracious appetite for their own tails:
Mastered the "Cat Loaf" stance quickly:
And generally hung around daring anything to be cuter than they were: