Monday, November 7, 2011

Our Mom is Jetting Off

It's that time of the year when our mom heads to Florida to visit gram and gramp.   She's been preparing for days and tomorrow is the big day for her~
 My supplements are all counted out and in their special little container so dad has an easier time of it.  And yesterday morning she made me an entire pound of pasta - all for ME!  And today she'll make another one!  Am I the luckiest girl, or what?!
 It's done perfectly, mom - just the way I like it!
 The ground beef has been browned and the veges are all set and the pasta will be frozen along with the other edibles.  All dad has to do is remember to thaw it out!

She's only leaving us for 6 days but 6 days will seem like an eternity!
Dad has all sorts of fun stuff planned for us!  We'll go to Lenny  and Joe's for fish and chips and the Glenwood for burgers and fries and we'll even have an egg salad  picnic at the Crump barn.
Hopefully the time will go by really fast and mom will be home before we realize she's gone. 

Did you all hear that Bert is having a hat challenge? 
You won't want to miss that!  Check out the details on his blog.

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

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch


  1. I like the furry hat. Kind of reminds me of Lacie's bottom.

    Forget those noms in the freezer. Pizza and donuts for six days! Yahoo!


  2. We hope your mom has a really safe and FUN trip! We know your dad will take great care of you two! She will be back before you know it!


    P.S.: From Lana --I was going to tell you to make sure you cherish every moment that you have with your parents, but I am guessing that you already KNOW that! Have a great trip!

  3. Woof! Woof! Have a safe trip to your mom. Oh I wonder what FUN stuffs your dad planned. Lots of Golden Woofs, Sugar

  4. OoH I hopes your sweet momma has a wunderful time visitin' her mom and dad. Have fun wif your dad!

    Woofs and Licks,
    Maggie Mae

  5. Hope your mum has a wonderful time away...she'll need a break after all those preparations to go away...BOL!!

    We know your dad will take good care of you. And if he forgets to thaw the food, sounds like you have a great back-up plan.

    Love that fur hat. Looks like you have a couple of squirrels on your head.

    XXXOOO Daisy, Kendra & Bella

  6. All that food looks delicious! Sounds like Maggie & Mitch will have lots of fun while mom is away.

    Have a wonderful visit with your parents & take lots of pictures please!

  7. Hey, your mommy is coming to my state! I hope she has a grrreat time, it's nice and warm here!


  8. It is always tough when one or both or all of our humans leave but clearly she makes sure you are well taken care of.

    Thanks for entering the hat contest.

    Thats some good looking hats you got there and you look very cool in them.

    Oh yeah, I agree with the Mango, Pizza, donouts and don't forget the burgers.


  9. While your mom is in Flori-duh, we'll bark extra loud so that she can hear us. (Actually, we already started this morning at 6:00 am.)

    Have fun with your dad! The foodable preparations sound pawsome!

    Wirey love,

    Jake and Just Harry

  10. LOVE the pics! Safe travels to your mommy!

  11. OUr mom leaves every week, its not so bad

    Stop on by for a visit

  12. Tell your Mom to have lots of fun. We hate when Mom goes away, but Dad does do great late night snacks.
    Morgan, Tsar and the Porties

  13. Ha roo! You two look great in those hats!!!
    We hope your mom has a great trip. It's nice that she's taken such good care to prepare your meals and everything! I know you'll miss her, but this will make things easier for your dad so you can run out to that fish 'n chips place!!!
    Play bows ,

  14. Oh my I sure hope that you can both get your Dad to help you with your blog!

    I also hope that your Dad remembers how to thaw out your foods! Yikes!

    Well, if yous get hungry you can always come on over to my house, I is more than happy to share!

    I LOVE you both in your hats!

    woos, Tessa

  15. Whew! I'm glad she gots all your foodables in order before she left. That's the MOST Impawtant thing, for sure. I hope she has a real good time and that your dad spoils you rotten while she's gone to make up for her being gone. Be sure to gives him the sad eyes once in awhile. That helps.

    Wiggles & Wags,

    PeeS. I likes your hats!

  16. See you soon mom- we will miss you.
    Thank goodness everything is ready for dad to step into your shoes!
    Come home soon

  17. Oh Maggie and Mitch, you are just as precious as you can be. I love you in the hats. I think you have a wonderful mom to take such good care of you ahead of time for when she is gone.

  18. Hi Maggie and Mitch, your mom is welcome up here too, anytime. She can bring your dad and you guys. We'll call Miss Sunshade and her evil mum. You guys can get groomed by E. then we can all go for walkies. Sound like a plan?

  19. OOoo I hope your dad remembers to defrost your foodables.....I know my mum is better at that kind of stuff!

    Love your hats! My head is too small for my peeps' hats (thank goodness!) BOL!

    Tail Wuggles, Rubie

  20. We hope your mom has a fun trip. Have a great time with dad you both. You look great in your hats!
    Thor and Jack

  21. oh man! Mom's leaving for a week? oh man... Glad y'owl have lots of good stuff to eat. That'll help. Your Dad will do great but that's a long time without a kiss from Mom. AAARRRROOOOOO

  22. Those 6 days will seem like an eternity....but Dad will make sure you guys have fun!

    Arooo, Stuart

  23. The time will pass quickly and then you've got your mother again. Dad takes care of itself. My dad has also done well, so I have missed mama just a little bit.
    Lots of love

  24. Hope your Mum has a safe trip. She will be home before you know it as you will have so much fun with your DAd and be very busy eating all that yummy food your Mum has prepared.

    MOlly, Taffy, Monty and Winnie

  25. hi m & m!

    oh you are going to have a great time with dad!

    i love how mom has everything organized for you and him.

    that is exactly how i do it too! :)
    another thing we have in common!

    have a wonderful trip sue!

    we cannot wait to hear all about it!

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  27. Hi Maggie & Mitch,
    It sounds like you both are going to have a pretty good time with Dad while Mom is gone, but I know Maggie girl you will miss your Mommy a hole bunch!!!
    xx, Fern

  28. Have a safe trip! Those yummies will make the week pass by quicker :)

  29. We hope your Mom has a safe journey and lovely trip. We know you will miss each other equally. But sure you will have a pawsome time with Dad!

    Love the hat piccies especially the furry one! Absolutely stunning.

    Big Nose Pokes
    The Thugletsx

  30. Safe travels to your mom! Hope you and your dad have the best time partaying!!!! The pasta looks great...we love that too!!!
    xoox Chloe and LadyBug

  31. I hope all of you have a lovely time while your mum is away, and that she also has a good trip.

  32. We hope your Mum has a great trip! We will help keep an eye on your Dad!


  33. I can't believe the RH said that hat looked like my darling backside....we need to go and check out that contest...

    As for all those NEW TRISH US items in the fridge...

    We vote ICE CREAM every single night she's gone....

    Tell you mom to have the best time....

    Kisses, Scruffy, Lacie and Babystan

  34. Aw guys, mom will be home before you know it.
    She really took care of you and pops! He's got go trips for you to busy yourself with while mom is away.

    You got the life.

  35. Have fun with your Dad and enjoy all that yummy food !

  36. While mom's away, the dales will play...heehee. Be good you 2!
    Love your funny hats :D

    Wyatt and Stanzie

  37. Blessing your mom's trip and you kids be good with daddy! Maybe you can have more icecream when she's away, daddy can keep a secret.

  38. We hope your mom has a wonderful time!