Friendly Fill-Ins Week 83

Hi everyone! Time for The Friendly Fill-Ins Week 83. Make sure you add your link at McGuffy’s Reader.You can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate, it is a pleasure learning more about you.


1. The best part of last week was _______________________.

2. The worst part of last week was ____________________.
3.                               is a Winter project that I will be working on.

4. A holiday gift that I always buy for someone is                           .

My Answers:
1. The best part of last week was Sammy’s heartworm antigen test being negative
( although, I pan to get another one in a few months and an x-ray just in case a heartworm survives to adulthood).
2. The worst part of last week was worrying about Sammy.
3. Decluttering is a Winter project that I will be working on. I know I always write about decluttering and I start, but then life gets in the way. My husband is not very cooperative in this area either.
4. A holiday gift that I always buy for someone is a Fontanini nativity piece for my husband’s sister. We have been adding to her collection for 25 years, I had no idea there were that many people in Bethlehem.
  Emmy in her Christmas dress.

 

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 82

Hi everyone! Before I start the Friendly Fill-Ins I want to let you all know that the heartworm antigen test came back negative so that is good news. I will do a blog post about feline heartworm next week because it is a complicated subject and I want to warn everyone of the risks. Thank you for the purrs and prayers.

Now for the Friendly Fill-Ins. Don’t forget to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader, you can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.

1. I can’t believe ______________________ is still sold.

2. I have ______________________ on Craigslist.

3. Going into December, the weather outside is                          .

4. My current weakness is                          .
My answers:
1. I can’t believe cigarettes are still sold.
2. I have bought and sold many items on Craigslist. I have also gotten a free piano, cat tree and futon on there and given away many items too.
3. Going into December, the weather outside is confusing. One night it was 19 degrees and the next day it got up to 60 degrees. I prefer the cold though 🙂
4. My current weakness is Dove milk chocolate ( it has been my weakness for quite a while) and Smart Food.
We are also joining Feline Friday currently being hosted by Comedy Plus.
Joanie is working on her letter to Santa. For the next 3 weeks our selfie Sunday will have their letters.

 

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 81

Hi everyone! Time for the Friendly Fill-Ins Week 81. Don’t forget to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader, you can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.


1. I start to decorate for Christmas/Hanukkah __________________________.

2. I prefer a ____________________ Christmas tree because ____________________.

3. The best thing about the holidays is                                              .

4. The worst thing about the holidays is  ______________.
My answers:
1. I start to decorate for Christmas/Hanukkah the Saturday after Thanksgiving. I would start Friday,but I go shopping instead.
2. I prefer a fake Christmas tree because it doesn’t lose needles or need to be watered. Plus I worry about the cats drinking water from real ones because I know they are sprayed with pesticides.
3. The best thing about the holidays is Christmas music on the radio and everywhere you go.
4 The worst thing about the holidays is the absence of those we have lost. It seems more noticeable on holidays.
We are joining Feline Friday currently hosted by Comedy Plus.
Emmy enjoyed her first Thanksgiving. I think the tryptophan from the turkey made her sleepy ( she only had a little).
Don’t forget to enter our giveaways. The mug contest winner will be announced Saturday and the winner of Black Cats Tell All will be announced Sunday. The other book giveaway was directly from the author and I think the rafflecopter ends Monday.

 

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 80

Hi everyone! Time for The Friendly Fill-Ins. Be sure to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader. You can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.


1. I can’t wait to eat _____________________ on Thanksgiving.

2. My favorite kind of pie is _______________________.

3. This year, I am particularly thankful for                                    .

4. A funny holiday tradition in my/our house is                                   .
My answers:
1. I can’t wait to eat cornbread stuffing with cranberries in it on Thanksgiving.
2. My favorite kind of pie is banana cream, but I don’t make that for Thanksgiving.
3. This year, I am particularly thankful for the addition of Emmy to our household.
4. A funny holiday tradition in our house is watching several Thanksgiving episodes of Mad About You and Everybody Loves Raymond. The Mad About You ones are just me, but the hubby likes Raymond.
We are also joining Feline Friday which is currently being hosted by Comedy Plus.
Emmy and Brody look like they could be related. Every morning they sit and wait for a taste of butter.

 

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 79

Hi everyone! Time for The Friendly Fill-Ins Week 79. Be sure to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader. You can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.

1. The best part of where I live is ___________________.

2. The worst part of where I live is ________________.
3. If I had    ________     , I would                     .

 4. My favourite article of cold weather clothing is                  
My answers:
1. The best part of where I live is our home is in a country setting, but only a mile and a half from Walmart.
2. The worst part of where I live is we are one mile beyond the 3 miles delivery radius for pizza and Chinese food.
3. If I had a lot of money, I would add on to our house so my mom would move in with us.
4. My favourite article of cold weather clothing is my long fleece robe with reindeer on it.
We are also joining Feline Friday which is currently hosted by Comedy Plus.
Look who decided to sit on my lap 🙂

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 78

Hi everyone! Time for The Friendly Fill-Ins. Don’t forget to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader. You can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.

1. My favorite part of November is ________________.

2. Every November, I ________________________.

3. For me, peace                                         .

4. So far, my upcoming holiday plans                                        .

My Answers:

  1. My favorite part of November is a tie between Thanksgiving and my great niece’s birthday.
  2. Every November, I go shopping with my Mom on Black Friday.
  3. For me, peace is a way of life. I always try to keep the peace wherever I am. I get very upset when I see people argue.
  4. So far, my upcoming holiday plans include making Thanksgiving dinner, Christmas dinner and a holiday open house on December 23rd.

We are also joining Feline Friday currently hosted by Comedy Plus.

Prancie was feeling up to having her photo taken.

 

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 77

Hi everyone! Time for Friendly Fill-Ins, be sure to leave your link at McGuffy’s Reader. You can also leave your answers in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.

1. I  would like to interview ____________________.
2. I would like to be interviewed by ___________________________.
3. Halloween night                                    .

4. Once Halloween is over,                           .

My answers:

  1. I would like to interview Nicolas Cage ( you knew that, didn’t you?)
  2. I would like to be interviewed by Marc Maron on his podcast. He has rescued many cats and is a funny comedian.
  3. Halloween night, I will go over to my niece’s with my mom to see the “great one” in her costume, she chose an elephant costume 🙂
  4. Once Halloween is over, I will be at the stores looking for half off decorations to add to my collection.

We are also joining Feline Friday currently hosted by Comedy Plus.

I have been working on dressing all the cats up in Halloween costumes. Can you guess what Joanie is supposed to be?

 

 

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 76

Hi everyone! Today is the official Tocktober day, but we are waiting until Sunday to show the rest of our tocks. We will give a sneak preview though. Whose tock is this?

Time for the Friendly Fill-Ins. Don’t forget to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader. You can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who join in the fun.

1. If I was a ghost, I would haunt ____________________.
2. I always _________________ when _______________.
3. My favourite scary story is                               .

4. I will be so glad when                           .
My answers:
1. If I was a ghost, I would haunt everyone I love. I would be a friendly ghost, like a guardian angel ghost.
2. I always burn myself when I use my glue gun.
3. My favourite scary story is The Legend of Sleepy Hollow ( the tv show was pretty good too).
4. I will be so glad when my cats stop fighting.Lately, Sammy and Emmy are mean to each other and to Joanie, Brody and Prancie.
We are also joining Feline Friday which is currently being hosted by Comedy Plus.

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 75

Hi everyone! Time for The Friendly Fill-Ins. Make sure you add your link at McGuffy’s Reader, you can also answer in the comment section. Thank you to all who participate.


1. Keep calm and ____________________.
2. _______________ disappoints me.
3.                           is my                            .

4. In retrospect,                                   .

My answers:

  1. Keep calm and hug your cat *

2. Nic Cage’s choice of movies to act in disappoints me. I was so excited to have a new DVD from the library last Saturday called Arsenal, but we only watched 10 minutes of it because it was so violent ( and I like mob movies so I am not squeamish).

3.Rescuing cats is my calling in life.

4.In retrospect, I should have majored in something other than Elementary Education in college like English /Writing.

I am also joining Feline Friday being hosted by Comedy Plus.

Millie on a pedestal

*To make your own Keep Calm poster for free, click here

Friendly Fill-Ins Week 74

Hi everyone! Prancie thanks everyone for the warm welcome you all gave her yesterday on her first official blog post.

Time for the Friendly Fill-Ins. Don’t forget to add your link at McGuffy’s Reader, you can also answer in the comment section. Thanks to all who participate.

1. October is the perfect time to ____________________________.
2. Halloween _________________________.
3. Every October, I                               .

4. My experience with the supernatural world is                                   .

My answers:

  1. October is the perfect time to have a wedding, I love Fall weddings. On October 24th, my husband and I will celebrate 25 years of wedded bliss.
  2. Halloween is tied with Christmas as my favorite holiday. Actually, I prefer the reason for Christmas, but I have a sickness for Halloween decorations.
  3. Every October, I torture my niece by putting a plastic spider in the shower. I did that for years when she lived with us and I still manage to sneak one in her shower since she has been married.
  4. My experience with the supernatural world is non-existent. I have read books on connecting with spirits, but I do not have that gift. I do believe some have it, including my friend’s daughter who has communicated with my Dad for me.

We are also joining Feline Friday currently hosted by Comedy Plus.

Millie* is our official pumpkin inspector. These are my book pumpkins, still needing stems and bows.

*Millie wants to thank everyone for saying he is pretty the other day. He also wants you to know that he is a boy with a girl’s name. We named him Millie because he was born in the mill yard in town.