Hello everyone, it’s that time agan and welcome to our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. Every Thursday we tell you about the things for which we are most thankful. You know we love doing this, and even better, we always love it when you join with us. I know, sometimes it can be really difficult, but the bright side of things is even brighter when we search for it and find it.
Can you guess what I’m thankful for today? You got it, boxes. As my post title says, boxes make the world a better place. Honestly, I’ve never really met a box I didn’t like. It doesn’t really matter if they are empty or not, if they’re not I’ll lay on top of it. I’m very thankful that we have a variety of boxes at our place.
Think about how important boxes are to us. Our food comes in boxes from Chewy. Actually, this is one of the packing box tops that protects the big cans of feral food. These happen to be one of my favorites, it’s just right. A great big box protects our Christmas Tree while it’s in hibernation during the off season. I never get to lay in that big box, but I sure do lay on it. We get all kind of goodies from Amazon in very nice boxes too. Oh, and boxes are fun to rip apart, just ask Brother Simon. Every chance he gets he will rip a box apart with his teeth in no time. Fortunately he doesn’t eat them, he just likes to destroy them.
What about you, do you like boxes too? My pal Cody from Cat Chat with Caren and Cody said on Tuesday that boxes really weren’t his thing, but that’s okay. I’ll gladly take any boxes he doesn’t want.
So what are you thankful for today? Tell me in the comments and then join us for the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. Remember, adopt cats, we deserve it!!!!! More Forever Homes More Often! Purrrrr! Zip! Later!
I’m a dog and I LOVE boxes, too.
I like most boxes, but not all. Don’t know why, but those Chewy boxes (any size) never really interest me.
Wow~ I never thought about it before but you are right! Boxes are important – and they do indeed protect the hibernating tree!
Boxes rock! I love a box to sit in, play in and even hide in. mol
Oh yeah boxes are big here too and a bag of food in a box in another bag is heaven. Let’s hear it for ripping apart cardboard.
Boxes are great. I wish Penny didn’t pee in all ours. Thank you for hosting.
We do love boxes here… but my human has a BAD habit of tossing them in the recycling bin WAY too soon!
Your Box is cool, and I am glad that you think boxes are the best!
I am sort of not totally sure about boxes…I do like to go iin them…sometimes and then other times I think that they are HORRIBLE and I am totally scare!
Hi – What a lovely blog hop. I’m going to try and join in by posting photos of my cats. You’ve made my morning – and I’m thankful to your cats for improving my mood.
Boxes are great, we do agree. And that’s a real good one you have there, Brian!
Arty loves a good boxing session!
Jakey, Arty & Rosy
I love boxes too… but more like your bro simon… seems we love them to pieces LOL
We do like boxes, but we do not get tham as often as we used to.
Purrs Georgia,Julie and JJ
Brian, mes loves boxes, too! Every month when our noms come in the Chewy box, the Mom barely gets it in the door before mes sits right on it, MOL!
Angel Sammy was “into” boxes when he was little but outgrew them – he did enjoy sitting in a box that had a rope attached and being pulled around the house. HAHAHA I’m not a box guy either for some reason. Mom gets all excited when she finds a box SHE thinks I’ll like but I just walk on by. I guess Sammy and I just didn’t have the “box gene” !!!! LOL Happy Thursday and thank you for hosting the Hop Brian!
Boxes sure are grand. We try to tear a few up, sometimes we don’t succeed though.
We all love boxes here and paper sacks those are fun too.
Our kitties like to lay on boxes not in them!
We all love boxes around here. We take turns sitting in them but after awhile we do get tired of them but then a new box comes and we love that one too.
You all have a most wonderful day.
Mr. M and Purrseidon completely agree that boxes are wonderful and make the world a better place.
Oh gosh, the kitties over here think that boxes make the world go round!!
Nós também amamos caixas, você deveria experimentar as sacolas de papel, é muito divertido também.
Boxes ROCK! Especially Chewy boxes because we know something yummy is in them!
The Florida Furkids
The great thing about boxes is that both cats and dogs love them! (Luke does like to eat them though). We wonder who invented boxes – they should be famous and get a holiday or something, don’t you think? 🙂
You look so content in your box. Our pups don’t have a special feeling for boxes. We use them to help start fires in our fireplace. If we lived near you, we’d give them to you! We are joining your blog hop. Thanks for hosting it!
My cats love every box that comes into our house, large or small. Enjoy your box.
We like boxes because our cats like them! 🙂
Cute photo of you, Brian!
I like a good box, and Mother will always leave one out for me once I claim it. They are just so comfy and wonderful.
Boxes and kitties do go together. Most kitties I know would rather have the box than whatever came in the box. You are most wise about boxes.
Have a purrfect day. My best to your dad. ☺
Boxes R US for sure. We felines can entertain ourselves for days with a box.
Hugs madi your bfff
Now that is one purrfect box you have there, Brian! Around here, mancats Evan and Toby love them some boxes. They both love to snooze in them, and Toby also likes to shred them with his teeth. The girls here, Thimble and Eddy, they’re like Cody and don’t care one bit about boxes. Have a beautiful day in your box, Brian!
MOL!!! SOMETIMES I like boxes!!!!!! Wish you lived closer we have a TON we could give to you!! Wait til you see a really cool one that we are having a give-away for (hopefully within the month, April at the latest!)
It’s hard to imagine a cat who doesn’t like boxes. Mom has been collecting really big boxes to build us a fort on the upper deck as soon as the weather warms up. We are very excited about this. We are thankful for spring flowers today. Makes us think that warmer days are ahead. XOCK, angel Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, angel Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth, Calista Jo, Cooper Murphy and Sawyer
My kitties agree that box makes world a better place!
You look very comfy in that box, Brian 🙂
We love boxes here! Thank you so much for your kind words about Smokey. He is really missed here as he was such a part of our daily lives.
dood….sum timez we like a box N sum timez we due knot…..we dunno
why coz card bored iz card bored rite….oh well ~~~~~~ two day we iz thanx full de snow we had last nite took a fast trip ta melt ville 🙂 ♥♥
Brian, we are thankful that you have Thankful Thursdays, and that you like boxes. Cardboard and kitties are the purrfect match!
You look quite content in that box, Brian. I love boxes, too – of any shape or size. I might be getting a new box soon (crossing my paws) and I will share mine if you’ll share yours. Hugs!
I’ve never had a cat but I’ve heard that about them and boxes.
Oh my mouses, I can TOTALLY see why you’re thankful for boxes. I mean, they’re like THE BEST THING SINCE SLICED BREAD, only better, on account of us cats not eatin’ bread. MOUSES!
We know how much cats love their boxes. Well, Lightning thinks boxes are evil and won’t go near one, even if a big box does bring all our goodies from Chewy:)
Woos – Lightning, Misty, and Timber
Oh, yes, indeed. XO
Brian, I’m with you on those smaller Chewy boxes. Those are my favs. ~Ernie
Brian, our Angel Mitalee absolutely adored boxes! We always made sure we had lots of them around for her because it was such an easy way to make her happy! Enjoy your boxes sweetie XO
the critters in the cottage xo
We LOVE boxes in this house. Right now the people are moving and lots and lots of boxes are everywhere.
We love boxes for for some reason, we haven’t had any in EONS!
Brian, it’s like this. I blow hot and I blow cold. I love love love some boxes and ignore others. I love the boxes our holiday ornaments are stored in most of all. I don’t destroy boxes but I love to chew the tape out them. Mostly Chewy boxes don’t hang around long enough.
I admire how you cats can take something like a box and turn it into something fun.
That box fits purrfectly, Brian <3 I don't do boxes, I think I'm a one in… ten, or so…MOL 😀 Enjoy the box! Pawkisses for a Happy Day 🙂 <3
Hey handsum, we luv us some boxes too. That crazy Raena likes bags and paper too. No accountin’ fur taste me supposes. And me has heard of kitties who don’t really care fur boxes, but like you, we’ll take any they don’t want. Have fun in your box. Big hugs
Dezi and Raena
hello brian its dennis the vizsla dog oh hay yes bokses!!! my hipsters like to sit in them and hide in them but as for me i luv to shred them!!! nuthing gits the stress owt like destroying a nice boks or too!!! or maybe mor!!! ok bye