Happy Veteran’s Day!

Happy Veteran’s Day everyone! I have great respect for those that serve our country. It amazes me that individuals will give their life to protect people they don’t know. So if you are a veteran or currently serving- Thank you.

Many restaurants and businesses are offering free meals, haircuts, etc. today to the military. Here is the link to the most comprehensive list I could find:

http://myfox8.com/2015/11/10/veterans-day-2015-deals-and-freebies-for-military-members-and-veterans/

IHOP has free red, white and blue pancakes. Olive Garden, Applebees, Country Buffet and many others have free meal offers as well. LucyveteransThis is the photo I posted last year of Lucy with an Air Force photo of my Dad and the flag from his coffin. I hope they are together in Heaven.

VETERANS USA 2015Thank you to Ann of Zoolatry for the graphic

59 thoughts on “Happy Veteran’s Day!

  1. If there’s a “reunion” of Air Force personnel in heaven (and I’m sure there is!) perhaps our Dads have met there……the case your Dad’s flag is in, is just like the one I have with my Dad’s flag. I think of ALL men and women and even animals who have served our country and it makes me PROUD. Very.

    Hugs, Pam

    • I am sure our Dads would meet in Heaven 🙂 That is a nice thought. I am very thankful for all who served or are currently serving. XO

  2. I’m sure if all Air Force personnel have a reunion in heaven from time to time, our Dads have met…..the case you have for your Dad’s flag is just like the one I have with my Dad’s flag…….proud daughters we are. We honor all men, women AND animals who have served in the military to keep us safe, secure and FREE. Happy Veteran’s Day………..

    Hugs, Pam

    • I am glad I found your comments, I don;t know why they went to SPAM when you always comment, the program should recognize you. Sorry about that. XO

  3. guys…manee thanx two yur momz dad & all de veterans who served; N is current lee servin R countree…. & az flynn said… manee thanx two all R allies az well ♥♥♥

  4. Well done. We also put our paws up today for all veterans as well as those currently serving in our armed forces. XOCK, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

  5. Meowmy used to work in a Canadian Veteran’s Hospital, and now in her current workplace in Michigan, she still works with many of them. Different countries, same thanks and gratitude needed and deserved. What amazing men and women they truly are.
    When meowmy was visiting in Canada, recently she bought some poppies, they are the symbol of ‘Remembrance Day’ in Canada and other countries, too; she wore it on her jacket, its still on there and she got many questions/remarks about it. They are used on account of that poem: In Flanders’s Fields The Poppies Grow.
    The veteran who was ‘selling’ the poppies was a Scotsman, who many years ago served in a military unit too. She and he had a good talk together. And of course she thanked him too.

  6. ***Play bowsss*** to all thee Veteranss inn Pure Land an here on Earth who keepss our countreess safe frum evil people an bad fingss….
    Mee Granpaw was a POW inn Concentration Campss inn Germany an then Innternment Camp here inn Canada…
    Wee all ways reememburr thee ‘Alliess’ who saved so many frum earlee death…
    With reespect, Purrince Siddhartha Henry =^,.^=

    • Your poor Grandpa, that must have been awful to be in a concentration camp. Did he lose a lot of his family in them? We have great respect for military. XO

  7. Frum what LadyMum told mee onlee Granpaw Henry (Heinz) an his youngest neffew George (Guenther) survived. ALL thee rest were killed…..it iss a tragick storey. mee nevurr met Granpaw butt mee has seen hiss fotoss an hee was such a luvley hansum Hu’man. Hee as a ”Mona Lisa’ smile LadyMum says….an a faraway look inn his eyess in sum fotoss’…
    Let wee furget….
    Siddhartha Henry =^,.^=

      • What iss sadder iss that GranPaw’ss Mumma was alive inn Leipstag camp in Poe-land until thee day befur Liberashun. Thee bad men found out thee Alliess were on thee way an they lined all thee prisoners up an gunned them down 🙁
        Granpaw onlee found out where hiss Mumma was buried inn the late 1990’ss….hee did go back to Germany twice (paid bye thee Governmint) so hee saw thee other burial sites butt not hiss Mumma’ss.
        Mee prayss thiss nevurr happens again Lady Ellen an Purrincess Phoebe.
        Now youss’ know why mee middle name iss Henry….inn memoree…
        When GranPaw an Neffew came to Canada they gotted a more English soundin name…so GranPaw was known as Henry Heinz T********** an his neffew was called George Guenther R********.
        ***paw patsss*** Siddhartha Henry xXx

          • Fank you Lady Ellen….did you know that thee Ellen part of LadyMum’ss ferst name iss fur her Father’ss Mumma Helene? That is why LadyMum uses BOTH her ferst names to reememburr thee GranMum shee nevurr new. Wee have 1 foto of Lady Helene & 1 of Mistur Johann her GranPaw. Hee died just befur thee War started inn 1938.
            It iss turribull to fink what happened inn thiss werld….
            An now what iss happenin iss no better….
            *sighsss*
            Give PEECE a chance rite? 😉
            Siddhartha Henry =^,.^=

          • You are very wise for your one year, it is sad what has happened and continues to happen in this world. That is sweet that your Mum uses both her names. XO

  8. **play bowsss** to Lady Ellen…
    Mee iss just a humbull kittyboy. Mee doess lissen to what Hu’manss meow about inn purrson an on TeeVee. Sumtimess it iss too much an LadyMum will change thee chanelle an say “Enuff fur one day littul man…”
    An mee iss now 16 monthss old. All most 1 1/2 years…soon…
    **nose kissesss** Siddhartha Henry xXxXx

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