It’s Raining Cats & Dogs

We’ve had a very wet spring here in Minneapolis and it reminds me of the old expression Raining Cats and Dogs... Most Popular theory holds that in old England, they had hay roofs on their houses and the cats and dogs would sleep on the roof. When it rained, the roofs got slippery and the cats and dogs would slide off of the roofs. Therefore, it was “Raining Cats and Dogs”. Here’s some fun and fitting rain related finds…

1 Bloomingtails Scottie & Plaid Raincoat, 2 Barney’s NY Yellow Rain Slicker, 3 Flickr Girl & Scottie Print, 4 Flickr Firestone Vintage Rainwear, 5 Parenting DIY Umbrella, 6 Plueys Scottie Rain Wellies, 7 Easyliving Dishcloth, 8 Scottie Chronicles Stuart at the door, 9 ETSY Vintage rain bonnet in case, 10 Gaelsong Scottie Dog Hook


6 responses to “It’s Raining Cats & Dogs

  1. These looked so cute =)

  2. What an honor! To be included in your post today!!!! ARRRROOOOOOOOOOOOOOOooooooo Rooooo. Roo. ROOO!

    I just love the stuff you find! And now I know where the phrase comes from!

    Thanks for including me! Stuart

  3. I asked for the Plueys but He said they wouldn’t fit me. Booooo Hisssss.

  4. Chancy and Mumsy

    Thanks for stopping by Chancy’s blog and following. Interesting about the ‘raining cats and dogs’. Hugs and nose kisses

  5. We’re delighted to meet Chancy!

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