Thankful Thursday Blog Hop: The Mac Is Back

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Hello there everyone, thanks for stopping by for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. I hope you know that I am always so very thankful to each of you for joining us. Every Thursday we share the things for which we are most thankful and we always enjoy reading all of the things you are thankful for too. If you are new to our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop, thanks for hopping in, we really do excited when new blogger pals join us!

Well, if you read our post on Monday you’ll remember that we had quite the Windows 10 fiasco going on here. The Dad said he had other plans and now I know what they were. The Mac is back. Yep, it looks like we’ll be ditching Windows 10 and going back to the good old Mac operating system after all. Actually, the Mom tried to tell the Dad to stick with Mac but did he listen? Nope. Hey, it’s a guy thing MOL!

Anyways, today I’m thankful that we won’t have to fuss with the problems we were having every day. Sure, we’ll have to move some things and the Dad will have to get through the re-learning curve on the Mac, but I know he’ll get there. I’m thankful we can keep blogging and visiting our friends, really thankful.

So, what are you thankful for today? Tell us in the comments and then join us for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. Remember, adopt cats, we deserve it!!!!! More Forever Homes More Often! Purrrrr! Zip! Later!

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4 years ago

Looking good, Brian. We’re glad to hear you guys are getting the computer stuff squared away. We’re on Macs here, too. Dad will get back up to speed quickly, we are sure. ๐Ÿ™‚

Cathy Keisha
4 years ago

Years ago, we just had a PC. TW wouldn’t use it. If Pop wouldn’t have given in and bought a Mac, I would have never had a blog or had you guys for furrends. I’m thankful for that.

4 years ago

My human is such a Mac human she can’t even imagine getting near Windows, whatever the number is.

4 years ago

well done…. mac and back rhymes for a reason right?

The Dash Kitten Crew
4 years ago

Welcome back to the fold…… ๐Ÿ˜‰

* pats Mac on the back *

Mickeys Musings
4 years ago

Guess we are the lone Windows user in this group and we have been trouble free ๐Ÿ™‚
Good to hear you are trouble free too.
Purrs,Georgia,Julie and JJ

4 years ago

I never had problems with Windows, but it’s important to stick to whatever works for you. We are all glad you can blog without having issues now.

Pat Hatt
4 years ago

haha now he can hear the “I told you so” a few times from the mom.

Pam Greer
4 years ago

I switched to Mac ages ago and will never go back to a PC!

Margaret Elmendorf
4 years ago

So glad you are back with the Mac. And maybe no more problems. You all have a terrific Thursday.

4 years ago

If the mac works for you then go for it. My mom has a fit with macs. It’s all in what you are used to. Hope things get back to normal as computer issues really ruin the mood of humans!

caren gittleman
4 years ago

well the main thing is everything is back to normal!!!!! We entered the blog hop so you will see what WE are thankful for! Happy Thursday!

The Poupounette Gang
4 years ago

Yay!!!! Our #1 has used a Mac ever since the original one came out, and would never dream of using anything else!

We like your pensive look, Brian!

Tama and Genji

Catscue Catmom
4 years ago

In our house, we say, ‘if the Mom’s not happy, ain’t NOBODY happy’ – I think it works for Dads too though – glad the technical frustration is over at your house.. You are one handsome cat today Brian!

Katie Isabella
4 years ago

I have Mac everything. iPod, iPhone, iMac, iPad. When the occasion called for it at work, I had to use a was awful as there was a learning curve that I did not want to learn. I disliked it and I’ll never voluntarily go through all the iterations you have to go through with a PC in its OS. With a Mac, updates are seamless.

However what I should have said was Brian, you look so handsome and ready for lady cat admiration. ๐Ÿ’—

A ShutterBug Explores
4 years ago

thankful for you hosting this link and for your beautiful kitty ~ ^_^

Happy Day to You,
A ShutterBug Explores,
aka (A Creative Harbor)

4 years ago

However you communicate is dandy with us – and we’re glad you do! Windows 10 is on our laptop but Mom has stuck with 8 on her PC and won’t budge. HAHAHA

Hugs, Teddy

Cecilia Upchurch
4 years ago

Mac attack won yay!!
Hugs Cecilia

4 years ago

Right now i’ve got both Apple and Windows products, and while i enjoy the flexibility of both, if i had to choose, it would be Apple.

Ellen Pilch
4 years ago

Glad the Mac is back ๐Ÿ™‚ Thank you for hosting. Have a nice day! XO

4 years ago

You have to go with what you know and Mac is what you know. I’ve never had a Mac and I do just fine with Windows 10. I’m happy you’ll keep blogging. We enjoy coming here all week long.

Thank you for hosting the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

Have a purrfect Thankful Thursday. My best to your peeps. โ™ฅ

4 years ago

Meowser Brian, dear furiend, I purrfer Macs, too. Thank you for hosting this hop and I purray you have a good week.

Eastside Cats
4 years ago

Brian, may I suggest that your dad reach out to Apple, and take some of their free classes on all Mac stuff?!? I did, and will do even more, just to learn how to work everything. Did I mention FREE? And some of the classes only had one student…me…so I received personalized instruction. I cannot say enough about Apple, and I LURV my Macbook Pro!

4 years ago

Such a simple solution to such a complex problem. I’m sure he will easily relearn all about Mac that he once knew.

World Of Animals, Inc.

We are happy to hear that everything is back online and that your dad will need a couple of days to get used to the Mac. Thanks for the share. Hope you’re having a wonderful Thankful Thursday.

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da tabbies o trout towne
4 years ago

dood…. whoa… we thinked may bee dad went out N getted everee one a big mac ore a heepin bowl oh mac N cheeze…..
๐Ÿ˜‰ โ™ฅโ™ฅ

Jan K
4 years ago

We are also thankful that your Dad got things figured out and you are back in business! We have one of each here, a Mac and a PC, but honestly I can’t get used to that Mac. Maybe someday I’ll have to! ๐Ÿ™‚

Charles Huss
4 years ago

I’m glad your troubled past will be behind you. I don’t know much about Macs but I can say I wouldn’t give two nickels for an iPhone (unless I could sell it). I have always been a Windows person but I will say that while Windows 7 was great, Windows 10 is a PITA. Every time it updates it throws a new problem at me.

The LLB Gang
4 years ago

We are a Mac family too Brian, and love not having to deal with Windows issues anymore!
Rosy, Jakey & Arty

Feline Opines
4 years ago

Oh my whiskers, The Female Human has been meowing all day about some windows.
We like windows so I donโ€™t know what her issue is but itโ€™s really making her mad. Glad your dad got your computer stuff sorted and that he didnโ€™t have a hissy fit like our human did!
Purrs & Head Bonks,

Mary Kirkland
4 years ago

I hope it works better for you.

Kitties Blue
4 years ago

Yeah on the return of the MAC. They are not trouble free, but still a much better alternative. We, are feeling blessed and thankful that Sawyer has not had a seizure since Aug. 11. XOCK, angel Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, angel Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth, Calista Jo, Cooper Murphy and Sawyer

The Island Cats
4 years ago

Weโ€™re glad your Mac is back. Weโ€™re all PC here….though still on Windows 7.

Melissa & Mudpie
4 years ago

I’ve never used a Mac but I wish your dad the best! Sounds like the best decision for him.

Create With Joy
4 years ago

We just transitioned to Windows 10 (no Mac to go back to for us!)
We were happy where we were but succumbed to their “disaster will strike if you don’t upgrade now” notices!
We’re doing okay with it so far – adjusting – but I’m happy I have a techie hubby to help me deal with all of this!

PS – If anyone needs to upgrade you can still get their upgrade for FREE – we used the “expired” code and it still worked!

Have a great weekend, Brian and felines! ๐Ÿ™‚

Angel Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
Angel Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
4 years ago

We are happy the Mac is Back and peace has been restored to the land.

William's Kith & Kin
4 years ago

Brian, we sure are glad to hear your woes are over. Our mom used a Mac in the real old days but we know she wouldn’t go back. She’s got too much software. Plus, why would we condone her spending potential cat toy money on a different machine? MOL!

The OP Pack
4 years ago

Glad your Dad had a plan that is going to work. Maybe one of these days our Dad will decide to match Mom’s Mac too.

Woos – Lightning, Misty, and Timber

4 years ago

Oh, i am so glads you Pops got everything figured out! You knows, Ma is the weird one ~ she has BOTH Mac stuffs AND a windows stuffs! she’s never had the problems that some have had with the windows, so I guess that’s why she sticks with both.
Thanks for all the POTP! Totally worked, and I am makin’ my way back!
Ruby โ™ฅ

Anne Robinson
4 years ago

Still waiting for the new baby to join us and forgot to link in! I am happy to be here. Makes me smile to see all the thankful posts. You always share the best photos. Handsome and beautiful felines at your house Brian! Thank you for hosting and most of all, for your kind heart. Have a terrific weekend. HUGS

Three Chatty Cats
4 years ago

I was just thinking about what it would be like to switch to a Mac…I might give it a try!

Memories of Eric and Flynn

I am glad you are all happy to have Mac back! I have Win10 which was okay until the major update a couple of weeks ago. Now it is nothing but trouble suddenly closing down without warning and running slow.

Diane D
Diane D
4 years ago

We were life long Windows people and got my first MAC 4 years ago after listening to so many MAC ravers. I agree – nothing beats a MAC – not one problem in 4 years.
4 years ago

Computer problems can be so frustrating!

The Oceanside Animals
4 years ago

Charlee: “Hooray! We wrote a little song to celebrate your return to the Mac.”
Chaplin: “It’s to the tune of a song by Justin Timberlake. I think Dennis would have called him a ‘famous minstrel’.”
Charlee: “Here it goes! Take it away Chaplin!”
Chaplin: “We’re bringing Maccy back.”
Charlee: “Yeah!”
Chaplin: “Cuz Windows 10 just don’t know how to act.”
Charlee: “Yeah!”
Lulu: “Hey guys, I have a lawyer on the phone for somebody named Justin Timberland or something like that.”
Charlee: “And that’s the end of our song!”

Wing Commander Basil & The B Team

Sorry we’re a little tardy this hop – the PA had health appointments getting in the way of our blogging – so selfish! MOL Hope mew’re all having a fab week dude! XOX