Tuesday, August 19, 2008

Sharing the Love

We received this wonderful award from our dear friends Abby and Rosie. According to their blog post, this lovely award was created by Crystal @ Memoirs of a Mommy in honor of Noah and the donor of his new heart who encourages us to SHARE THE LOVE! Thank you, Crystal! Click on Memoirs of a Mommy to learn and read this special love story!

You all know that our dad is a heart transplant recipient so this is award is very special to us! Thank you so very much, Noah! We are so very happy that you've received the gift of life! We wish only the best for you!

The rules for this award are to pass it along to some people whose blogs you love, that make you laugh, smile or leave encouraging comments on your blog and with whom you would like to share some love because they have uplifted, inspired, encouraged or prayed for you. So we're sharing this special award with everyone who visits us here. Feel free to pick it up and pass it on. We feel very fortunate to have all of you as our friends and we appreciate each one of you!

We also received the "I love your blog award" from our Puggie friend, Emmitt! Thank you so very much, Emmitt! We love your blog too! You and your mom are so creative!

We're going to pass this award onto Stanley and Stella, Noah, Willow, Tess and Lucy, Butchy and Snickers and Amber-Mae! We love your blogs and so many more!

So until next time..................

Love ya lots,

Maggie and Mitch


Noah the Airedale said...

Hiya Maggie & Mitch,
Wow thanks so much for passing on this award to us. We love your blog too and look forward to new posts all the time.

Noah Willow Tess & Lucy

Cassidy said...

Hello Maggie & Mitch,

We have been so naughty at keeping uptodate with our bloggy. We will do better as we miss all our blggy friends.

Cassidy x

Scottie the 'Cutie' said...

Congrats on the awards! You guys deserve it! I love reading your blog too...=)


Mack said...

Congrats on those beautiful awards!

the many Bs said...

congrats on your awards, Maggie & Mitch. that "donate life" is a good one. we're glad that your daddy is with you (and us!) and can do his barn building duties. that's important for him to do that. and he is a good daddy for you too. right!


The Army of Four said...

Hi Mitch and Maggie! We're trying to get caught up on all your news today. We've missed so much!
Wow! Congrats on the awards! That "Donate Life" is so very special! Give your daddy an extra lick on the nose for me just because, OK?
Mmm... blueberry buckle. That sounds like something my mom would REALLY, REALLY love. We're going to save your recipe!
Zim likes limes - can you believe that? He and Mitch would get along great. :)
We're very sorry about Sherwood. You guys showed him so much kindness!

Deetz said...

Wow, your daddy had a heart transplant. That is the most special gift ever. That award is so wonderful and so much care was put into it.
Thank you for your comment and forever and ever I will be your friend....Forever Friends, Forever.
I love you both very much

The Black and Tans. said...

What lovely awards and so rightly going to you two. WEll done.
Molly and Taffy

Willow the Black Dale said...

We just love everyone at your house! You all really do share the love with all of us. Thank you so much for being so kind!! Your awards are much deserved.

Hugs & Smooches,

Jake of Florida said...


We love the spoon your mom made for Jackson. Is that something she could make more of? Could we perhaps purchase one or two -- or is it a one-time thing just for the love of our pal, Jackson?

Jake and Just Harry

Linda said...

Hey Maggie & Mitch,
Thank you so much for passing the award to us. We really feel honored. Congratulations on your award from Abby & Rosie too.
Luv & Wirey Hugs!
Butchy & Snickers
PS We posted the new Maggie koi today. She was released into the big pond.

Moco said...

Nice things do happen in the world.

Archie and Melissa said...

Hi maggie and Mitch!
What a beautiful post! You are a very special family!
:) m & e

Stanley said...

Maggsie & MitchMan!

You guys are such a fave with so many of us pups. I always feel like I'm part of the family when I read about your exploits and adventures.

(By the way, I just saw Miss Barbara's book at Herc's house. I think Putter sent it to him. MAN, Maggs! You're on like every other page!)

Thanks for the award. You guys crack all of us here in GooberStan up too, and we LOVE YOU (and your mama and your dad)! We will display this award with pride.

Goober love & smooches,

Isis said...

that boy is so lucky! I'm so happy for him.

And you deserve the award! Your blog is wonderful! And so are you guys!

Dewey Dewster said...

Gee Guys...

What a nice honor fer ya all....congrats on yer awards and we hope yer Dad has many more years with his new heart....it's great that he could take part in the Transplant Olympics and we are sure that every day is special fer him and all of you too....

Dewey Dewster here.....

Joe Stains said...

This really is a great and meaningful award for you guys. How cool!

Lorenza said...

Hi, Maggie and Mitch!
This is a very special award and you know you deserve it!
Kisses and hugs

Huskee and Hershey said...

Congrats on your awards!! Can't think of a more deserving winnner than you guys!

Psst: I just received the pressie from you!! THANK YOU ** muacks**.. I am having loads of fun with the quacking duckie..

Rudy said...

I agree, you have a great blog and are such nice doggies. I also hope your Dad has many more years with that new heart of his --- that is so awesome.

(who has a lazy Mommy who won't help me with my blog!)

Kess And Her Mama said...

What a special and meaningful award to receive! It is the ultimate gift to receive - to have a new lease of life through someone's sacrifice!

Mr. T-Bone Beasley said...

Maggie! Mitch!

I'm so glad your dad was able to get a heart transplant! He was super lucky and I bet you are all grateful!

You both deserve that award! You are such awesome bloggers and are always posting something new each day! I'm trying to be good like that, but it's my humans fault most of the time!


Had any good icecream lately?

Mr. T-Bone Beasley

i said...

Congrats on your lovely awards! You certainly deserve them!

Simba and Jazzi said...

Just dropping by to say hello and catch up on all the news.

Simba x

Girasol said...

You guys deserve the awards! Congrats!

Two Schnauzers from New England said...

Hi, Maggie and Mitch -

Congratulations on your award! You both deserve it. Better yet, your Dad deserves this too. We did not know that he was also a heart transplant recipient.

Mama: Hershey and Kaci, you learn something new every day!

Love -

Hershey and Kaci

Unknown said...

I spent all afternoon reading the blog about the little boy and laughed and cried. What brave people. Thank you for sharing their story with me.