Thankful Thursday Blog Hop: The Mom Sure Did Great

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Hello everyone, thanks for stopping by for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop. You all know that I am always thankful to each of you for joining us! Each and 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 get excited when new blogger pals join us!

Today I’m thankful for the super care the Mom gave us while our Dad was in the hospital.  Granted, it was only for one night but considering the Dad always feeds us, the Dad always gives me my 5 meds and there were tornadoes near by, the Mom did great.  With the Dad being in the hospital we knew the Mom was pretty stressed.

The feeding isn’t easy since the Dad spoils us, we all get our own special menu with varies from breakfast to dinner.  The Dad sent the Mom instructions and we cooperated nicely.  Then, the Dad sent instructions on what meds to give me when.  I am always cooperative for my Meds with the Dad but the Mom has never had to do it.  I let her give me my pills and pain meds with no problem.  Then, the tornadoes were showing up.  The Dad spent lots of years dealing with emergency situations so he always knows what to do and when to do it.  The Mom stepped right up, got our carriers in the safety zone and was ready to go with the plan if we needed it.  Thankfully we didn’t need it.

We’re sure thankful for the care our Mom gave us, Mom we love you, ya done good!!!  What are you thankful for today?  Tell us i the comments and then join us for our Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

p.s. Several of you asked about the Dad and his follow-up Doctor appointment. His family doctor says he has bronchitis on top of horrific seasonal allergies. He got some meds to help kick it in the butt.

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54 thoughts on “Thankful Thursday Blog Hop: The Mom Sure Did Great

    1. Canadian Cats

      We are delighted that your dad is home as you are also. The food person out of commission upsets the apple cart. We get used to a certain menu and when it is cut off we suffer…in our minds anyway.


  1. messymimi

    Hooray for your Mom! It sounds like once your Dad gets better, she will deserve a little spoiling herself.

  2. Amber DaWeenie and Mom

    What a great job your Mom did. But I know you guys didn’t have any doubt about it. She will always look out for you. (And remember, Mother’s Day is coming up soon.. BOL)

  3. caren

    YAY FOR MOM!! She REALLY came through because OMC we are all under so much stress right now and then poor Mom, Dad goes to the hospital, then a possible tornado????Your Mom deserves a medal!!! So glad Dad found out what is wrong and thank COD it is all easily treatable! Sending lots of love to all!

  4. meowmeowmans

    Yay! Way to go, Mom! We sure are glad Dad is home with you all. We hope he gets over that bronchitis soon, and that his allergies subside. Purring and praying! XO

  5. Summer

    Aww, it sounds like you have an awesome female human! I’m glad your male human got meds that will hopefully kick out the sick stuff in record time.

  6. Anne Robinson

    Glad everyone is faring well. Brian, you and Avery could make a pair! With all that is going on, I Pray Avery doesn’t get his bronchitis crude! I hope you feel better. I Know you have a houseful of good feline fur babies and they helped your wife so I know they are taking good care of you too. You share amazing photos. Thank you both for all you do for our feline friends. Have a great weekend. I am grateful only one post was entered today! Hurrah! Take care everyone!

  7. Meezer'sMews & Terrieristical Woofs

    Hooray…Kudos to the Mom for her hard work filling in.

    And to you kitties for being cooperative.

    So glad you are out of the hospital, Terry. A scary place these days…

    And good to know that you can get all better with those good meds to help. POTP still and purrs and wags, too.

  8. Memories of Eric and Flynn

    Hooray for your mum! Pressure brings out the best in a lot of people, and it sounds like your mum coped admirably.
    I am glad the regular doctor figured out what was wrong with your dad and hope the meds soon have him right as rain again.

  9. Little Binky and Granny

    Applaws for your mommy, Brian, that sure was great work under the circumstances. She gets an Extra Clean Pawkiss for that and for your Dad some Healing Pawkisses and hope he feels better soon and of course for all of you one too. Stay Safe Healthy and Yourselfie🙏🐾😽💞

  10. Derry and Kim

    You all have awesome human parents, and kudos to your mom for handling everything!

    Good news re: your dad, we’re glad it’s “just” bronchitis and allergies and will be fairly easily remedied (we hope).

    Take care; stay well!

  11. Madison

    You are super lucky to have your mom to fill in when there is an emergency. Glad your dad will be alright. Hopefully his medicines will kick in quickly.

  12. Amy Sandy

    Oh dear, the picture thingie kept saying our picture didn’t work, so we kept trying, and now, well, if you would please, remove blog hop entries 11 through 15. Yikes!

  13. Katie Isabella

    That is a LOT for your Dad to deal with but thank goodness it is that and not a heart problem. It sounds as though things are looking better with proper treatment. I know that was scary for all of you, Brian. I can appreciate that. Your Mom did so well, having all of the responsibility for all of you in frightening weather conditions. And medicating you, Brian…it’s so important to do and I imagine she was having worries about getting it done properly what with being unfamiliar with it.
    ALL is well, and I am grateful for all of you each day.

  14. Timmy Tomcat

    We dont know what we would do if Dad ever had to go away but he says he has plans in place so we would be ok. Here is a big purr for your Mom Brian.

  15. Sandee

    I knew the mom would do a good job. It’s what moms do when they have to. I’m glad all the kitties helped mom too.

    Thanks for the update on dad. It’s good to know that dad has the right medicine to make him well again.

    Thank you for hosting the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

    Have a purrfect Thankful Thursday. My best to your siblings and your peeps. Especially the mom that did such a great job. ♥

  16. The Poupounette Gang

    The combination of your Dad being in hospital and tornadoes must have been hugely stressful for your Mom. It was really good of you to make things as easy as possible for her!

    Tama and Genji

  17. Catscue Catmom

    Thanks for the update, and please take care of your Dad, although not heart issues, it sounds like some pretty miserable stuff he’s going through. You are handsome as ever sweet Brian – kudos to Mom for doing so great through all this, she had to be so worried about your Dad at the time, what a treasure!

  18. Purrseidon

    Meowser Brian dear furiend, I’m very, very glad to hear that your dad is home safe and everything is getting back to normal. Once you read my post for today, you’ll also realize that I’m thankful for gardening advice. Have a wonderful day!

  19. Ellen Pilch

    I am glad your Dad is doing better and now has the meds he needs to get well. You are lucky to have a great mom and dad.Thanks for hosting. XO

  20. Cecilia Upchurch

    Brian…well done giving the MOM A SHOUT OUT for excellent service above and beyond under stressful situations. I’m so glad Dad is home and on the mend.
    Hugs cecilia

  21. lisa

    What a scary, stressful situation. That’s too many things to deal with all at the same time. I hope everything has calmed down now. Hats off to Mom for coming through. She must really Luuuv you all! 🙂 Seriously, how could she not? X

  22. Millie & Walter

    Your mom did a super job stepping in when needed. We’re thankful for both of our pawrents too. They share all of our care so if either one isn’t there they know what to do.

  23. Teddy

    YAY FOR MOM! Sounds like she did a great “fill-in” for Dad. But that Dad of yours is certainly needing a lot of TLC – hospital stay AND bronchitis and allergies? NO FUN!!!!! Take care of him. It’s what we do right??

    Hugs, Teddy

  24. World Of Animals, Inc.

    Happy Thankful Thursday!!! We are happy that your mom was able to perfect the feeding time and amounts for you. We hope you are all taking care of your dad and hope the medicine will make him better soon. Have a great day.

  25. Wylie Hudson

    Brian, your mom deserves extra hugs and snuggle time. And I hope your mom will be able to relax a bit now that your dad is back home and feels better.

  26. Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song

    We are thankful that you Dad is doing well and for your awesome mom who took care of all of you alone during a very stressful time.

  27. K Bear

    Yay for Mom!!!!!!! She had a lot on her mind so I am really glad that she was able to juggle everyone’s needs.

    I am also thankful that your dad is okay. Really thankful.

  28. Mickeys Musings

    Yay for your mum doing so well and for you being so good about it 🙂
    We go not get tornadoes and they sound very scary. Glad that one missed you!
    and glad your Dad is home!!!
    Purrs,Georgia and Julie

  29. Create With Joy

    Oh dear, Terry, I did not know that you had been hospitalized – I sure hope you are well!
    I’m sure Mom took great care of you and the cats while you were away but praying for a speedy recovery!
    xoxo from all of us!

  30. Cathy Kennedy

    Oh WOW, sorry to read about the dad being in the hospital! Bronchitis is bad stuff. Although I’ve not been diagnosed with ever having it I believe there was one time the head stuff got some awful that it moved into my chest. I was so miserably. It’s not a good time to be dealing with any type of lung inflammation right now. The allergy season isn’t making it any easier, either. I’m dealing with more headaches that usual because of the pollen. Y’all take care and stay healthy now!

  31. Jan K

    Great job, Mom! It’s the opposite around here; I take care of feeding Luke and the Dad sometimes has to fill in for me. He also does a good job! 🙂
    Glad your Dad got a diagnosis and they can help him to feel better now.

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