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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Peppulady (Dora
2 years ago

Hope you day is going well.

Canadian Cats
2 years ago

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.


2 years ago

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

Kathe W.
2 years ago

awww your Mom is the best as is your Dad!

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)

2 years ago

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!

Just Ducky
2 years ago

Glad the Mom was so good at filling in for a day.

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

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.

The Swiss Cats
2 years ago

Paws up for your mom ! And we’re so glad your dad is feeling better, we send him tons of healing purrs ! Purrs

Anne Robinson
2 years ago

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!

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.

2 years ago

that’s wonderful to have such a super mom!!!

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.

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🙏🐾😽💞

Derry and Kim
2 years ago

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!

2 years ago

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.

Amy Sandy
2 years ago

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!

Amy Sandy
2 years ago

Your Mom did really great. Our Mom has been slowly teaching our Dad how to take care of us “just in case.” XOX Xena and Lucy

Katie Isabella
2 years ago

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… Read more »

Timmy Tomcat
2 years ago

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.

2 years ago

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. ♥

The Poupounette Gang
2 years ago

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

Catscue Catmom
2 years ago

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!

2 years ago

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!

Lola The Rescued Cat
2 years ago

We’re so glad you dad is home and doing better! We’re still sending him positive purrs.

Ellen Pilch
Ellen Pilch
2 years ago

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

Eastside Cats
2 years ago

Bronchitis! Well, now you know, Brian, and can help your dad get better.
It’s great that your Mom properly looked after you all.

Cecilia Upchurch
2 years ago

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

The Florida Furkids
2 years ago

Yay for your Mom! We’re happy your Dad is doing okay and we hope the meds make him better quickly.

Happy National Tabby day!

The Florida Furkids

2 years ago

Cause in truth, Mom’s Day is every day …

Mary Kirkland
2 years ago

I’m so glad the Dad is feeling better and the Mom did a good job.

Stevenson Que
2 years ago

Mom’s are the Absolute Best! We are all so blessed to have our Mom’s guide and make us grow! Especially you little cute friends!

Tails Around the Ranch

Glad your dad is safely back home. Kudos for mom stepping in to take care of things while he was gone. Continued healing thoughts.

Bell Fur Zoo
2 years ago

Awe your Mom did pawesome!! We will be pawraying your Dad’s bronchitis gets da boot super quick 🙂

Matilda & Matt

2 years ago

Franklin and I are so glad your Dad is out of the hospital, and that your Mom took such good care of everything while he was there!

2 years ago

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

2 years ago

Congratulations to all of you for getting through such a stressful evening.

Millie & Walter
2 years ago

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.

2 years ago

You look amazing <3

2 years ago

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

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.

Charles Huss
2 years ago

Mothers are good at coming through when you really need them.

The Island Cats
2 years ago

Brian, your mom loves all of you and we’re glad she took good care of you. And we hope the meds help your dad feel better real soon.

The LLB Gang
2 years ago

Good job Mom!!!
Rosy, Jakey & Arty

Melissa Lapierre
2 years ago

Your mom had her work cut out for her! I bet dad was really worried about all of you while he was in the hospital, probably more than about himself!

Wylie Hudson
2 years ago

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.

Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
Foley Monster, Pocket and River Song
2 years ago

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.

K Bear
2 years ago

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.

Mickeys Musings
2 years ago

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

Create With Joy
2 years ago

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!

Cathy Kennedy
2 years ago

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!

Jan K
2 years ago

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.

The Oceanside Animals
2 years ago

Charlee: “That was a scary situation for more than one reason, but your Mom did a great job, Brian!”