Thankful Thursday Blog Hop: Sunshine On My Shoulders

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Hello gang, once again it’s my pleasure to say 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 really thankful for sunshine on my shoulders, boy it sure feels good.  Sunshine on my shoulders makes me nappy!  Seriously, it’s stupid hot here in the South once again but I’ve gotta say the sunpuddles have been glorious.  Oh, don’t worry, I won’t get sunburn.  If I need some sunscreen I just go sit behind Dad.

Of course when it’s this hot the Dad makes sure that our feral family has lots of clean water.  They’ve looked pretty hot when they come to dinner but at least they’ve been in the shade up along our back tree line.  Sometimes at night when the Dad goes out to bring their bowls inside he sees a sea of cat eyes up at the tree line.  Sometime late at night the Dad looks out and sees several of them snoozing away on our deck.  We’re all thankful they feel safe on our deck.

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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3 years ago

Tonight i am thankful the lawn got mowed and was finished about ten minutes before the rain started. It was excellent timing!

3 years ago

We love sunshine on our shoulders, too. It’s been stupid hot here, too, Brian. But today was actually pleasant enough for Mom and Dad to go outside for their daily walk. 🙂 Hugs!

Maggie from Stillness at Cherith
Maggie from Stillness at Cherith
3 years ago

Sunshine on shoulders is lovely! No wonder you look so happy.

Charles Huss
3 years ago

I’m sure that is a good feeling to help out those feral cats.

3 years ago

I’m so glad your human looks out for the ferals, Brian, especially when the weather is bad.

3 years ago

Sunpuddles are the greatest thing ever. You look so very happy Brian!

Cathy Keisha
3 years ago

One thing I’m not thankful for is that the hots are coming our way next week. I am thankful the peeps went to the supermarket today and I got rotisserie chicken.

3 years ago

that is super nice to give the ferals a fresh drink… hugs to your dad who is always there to help…

3 years ago

Sunshine on my shoulder makes me “nappy” awwww such an adorable one. 🙂

I am so grateful for our nature walk last weekend. A today I’m grateful for the cool breeze and my yoga practise that helps me power through my day.

I am also grateful for the delicious food on our table and our furry babies, Mishka and Laila.

Thanks for hosting Brian. Have a relaxed, serene week ahead!

Mickeys Musings
3 years ago

You look very relaxed Brian 🙂
We are thankful that our place goes not fet a lot of direct sunlight(only the kitchen) so the rest of the place is a little cooler 🙂
Purrs,Georgia and Julie 

3 years ago

Today I’m thankful for the chance to meet my old friend and I’m not thankful that we met in the scorching weather and we could stay at home!

Teddy and Pam
3 years ago

A little bit of sun feels good – especially if you can feel it from inside a cool house!!!

Hugs, Teddy

3 years ago

That sunlight is highlighting your beautiful first and pointing out the fact that you have pretty pink inside your ears and also showing us how beautiful your face is. I’m thankful that you have sunshine and that your feral cats have a safe place to live with food and water

3 years ago

We are enjoying a two day heat break before it ramps up again. At least kitties enjoy toasting themselves in the sunshine. We don’t like it much.

Little Binky and Granny

Sun on your shoulders is so good for the joints, Brian, the sun is a great thing to be Thankful for, for sure. I had a sun blast yesterday, but today the turn is on the rain😸Pawkisses for a wonderful day to all of you🐾😽💞

3 years ago

Feral kitties are really lucky to get such good care. It’s wonderful they feel so safe on your deck. It’s hot here, too, but we are enjoying sunpuddle, too.
Stay cool and have a great day!

3 years ago

Meowser Brian dear furiend, thank you for hosting this blog hop. You’re so right about the wonderful sun puddles…. and most afternoons, we have rain puddles, too. This morning was unusual because it rained in the early morning, so it is already wet instead of just humid.

Memories of Eric and Flynn

It is good to feel the sunshine on your shoulders, Brian.

Ellen Pilch
3 years ago

Glad you have some sun and your Dad takes such good care of the ferals. Thanks for hosting. Have a great day! XO

Cecilia Upchurch
3 years ago

Oh Brian you are such a funny guy and we girlz like that.
Sunshine on my Shoulders is one of my favorite J. Denver songs.
Hugs Cecilia

Catscue Catmom
3 years ago

That photo says PURE BLISS! You are such a cutie Brian. Y’all are Superheroes for caring for those ferals, hooray for everyone at Brian’s Home!

Millie & Walter
3 years ago

Sun puddles are something to be thankful for but this time of year we are mostly thankful that we can enjoy them from the comfort of our AC cooled house.

Eastside Cats
3 years ago

Brian, we lurv to see you happy and nappy!
We have hot temps too, and The PO’M is doing well, and he still wants to climb into my lap, even though it too hot!

3 years ago

Sunshine and sun-puddles are the very best indeed. It’s been hot here too. Your peeps are wonderful to care for all the feral kitties. I’m thankful for that.

Thank you for hosting the Thankful Thursday Blog Hop.

Have a purrfect Thankful Thursday. My best to your siblings and your wonderful peeps. ♥

Kathe W.
3 years ago

what a lovely way to spend the day enjoying a sun puddle. and I am very glad that your Dad takes care of the feral kitties- give him a very big purr and hug for all that he does.
You are very lucky to have such a compassionate and kind dad!

Mary Kirkland
3 years ago

It’s stupid hot here too but the dog loves to stand out in the sun when we go for walks. He’ll just stand there with his eyes closed and bask in the sun.

A ShutterBug Explores
3 years ago

Such a peaceful photo ~ sweet kitty ~ Xox

Be Safe, Be Well,
A ShutterBug Explores,
aka (A Creative Harbor)

The Poupounette Gang
3 years ago

You look so content in that photo, Brian!

We know how well cared for your ferlas are!

Tama and Genji

3 years ago

New lyrics for a John Denver Song: Sunshine on my shoulders, makes me nappy!
Your dad takes such good care of all of you and your ferals.
We’re having a not-so-hot day today, which means it’s under 100. I’m thankful for that because it means the windows stay open longer in the morning.

The LLB Gang
3 years ago

The sunpuddles have been extra spectacular here too Brian, perfect for snoozies!!
Enjoy your snoozy!

Jan K
3 years ago

We love how great your Dad takes care of the ferals. We also love that content look on your face, Brian, it’s very Zen, and catchy too! It just makes me take a big sigh and relax. ♥

Anne Robinson
3 years ago

I come here and you always give big smiles and have the best photos. It is a good day to be thankful. HUGS xo

da tabbies o trout towne
da tabbies o trout towne
3 years ago

dood….we iz thank ful we mite get a spot oh rain two day; we noe de grass N de shrubreez wood be VEREE THANX FULL if we due 🙂 ♥♥

3 years ago

Good to see you enjoying the sun puddles, Brian, we like them here too! We’re always happy too, when we hear about ferals are being so well taken care of!

3 years ago

I can see the contentment on your face. Heck, your whole body screams contentment! These days, the sun is pretty intense here, but with low humidity, it is lovely in the shade. So, today, I am thankful for the sun AND the shade!

Bell Fur Zoo
3 years ago

It are stupid hot here too but da sun puddles are fabulous!! I am fankful I am an indoor kitty now cause I remember those hot summer days. Glad the Feral kitties has some good shade to hang out in during da day.

Matilda (& Matt)

The OP Pack
3 years ago

We love the sunshine naps inside our cool house. We are also thankful that Mom keeps a gallon of water in the fridge all the time to fill our bowls. We really do like cold water.

Woos ~ Lightning, Misty, and Timber

The Island Cats
3 years ago

We agree, Brian. Sunshine makes us happy too. Though today we’ve got clouds. But that’s okay…we had lots of sunshine this whole week.

Melissa & Mudpie
3 years ago

You take such good care of the ferals. You guys should write a cat version of Sunshine on My Shoulders!

Create With Joy
3 years ago

We’re grateful Tsunami is still with us and we have a diagnosis. We posted a full report on Friendship Friday. We’re so glad you look healthy and happy Brian. Hope you, Dad and the rest of the family are all looking and feeling as good as you are ! 🙂

Fraidy Cats!
3 years ago

Brian, we always worry about ferals in the temperature extremes. we’re glad your family is safe and has the security of your deck. it’s nice they don’t stress any of you out if they lounge in your view. purrs,

minnie, hollie, sharpie, ditto, TL

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

Sunshine on your shoulders make you happy.

3 years ago

Thank you so much for dropping by dear friends. We have been wanting to let you know how sorry we were to hear of your precious Zoe’s passing and apologize that we are so late in sharing our sadness. We were so sad to hear about it and want you to know that we have had you in our thoughts and hearts. Much love to you all.

Wing Commander Basil & The B Team

Sun puddles are the best, send us one if mew have any spare, it’s been a bit cloudy this week! XOX

Three Chatty Cats
3 years ago

Sunshine on my shoulders makes me nappy too! We’re thankful that it’s not hot here, but we still have plenty of sunshine.

3 years ago

Sounds nice and you look happy <3