Friday, October 23, 2020

Friday Flashback and Caturday Art

 Before the flashback I want to wish Ivor a happy anniversary. We have been married for 49 wonderful years today.

We also received this lovely card from Timmy Tomcat and his family.

The flashback this week comes from January 2008 and is called:

Flynn the Cat Burglar.

Note from mum: Don't worry, he wasn't allowed to eat any of the chocolates.
Not wanting to leave Eric out I have a one photo post of him with his dad.

Easy Like Sunday.
It's nice to lie on the sofa wiv your dad, but the roaring can keep you awake.
Here's a bit of advice:
When your Bean snores too loud you put your paw on their chin and push. This makes their mouth close and stops the roaring that comes out of it. When you have stopped them snoring, then you can get some sleep. But it's all lies when mum sez I snore like a little piggy. It must be dad again.

The Random Photo this week was requested by Messymimi who asked for October 23rd as it is her Sweetie's birthday. This date was also requested by the Trout Towne Tabbies who asked for 23.10.12.

Ivor was down in the fields working so the boys and I took our walk down to see how he was getting on.
I have used it for my Caturday Art.

I started with Fairy at 45%, then added Psychedelic at 30%.
Visit Athena the Cat Goddess for more art.

Click on the small picture for the puzzle.
preview108pieceCaturday Art 24.10.20
I am also joining Sandee at Comedy Plus for the Feline Friday blog hop.


  1. Happy Anniversary from all of us!!! I love seeing those sweet boys!

  2. A very Happy Anniversary to you both! That's a brilliant idea Eric had to stop the "roaring", and i love the picture of your sweetheart and the boys.

  3. a happy anniversary to you!!! and we love the purrfect technique to get that tasty thingies ourr of that box... 10 points from us for da purrfect crime ;O)

  4. I need to try that technique with pawppy...I do lay on him a lot when he rests in his recliner, but sheesh, the noise that he makes!! Petcretary says she would be rich if she could sell all the logs he saws...MOL!

    Happy Anniversary to YOU, Jackie & Ivor!
    49 years ago, I was still in school I think 10th grade. Wow, such changes in the world since then...
    Will try your puzzle later...thanks for making it!

  5. Oh! What a lovely those old B/W
    photos..And a very Happy Anniversary for
    to~day..Have a lovely day..! ;).

    The photos are lovely..And Dad with his
    arms fur..Bless!xx

  6. Happy Anniversary to you both I hope you have a fabulosa day :-)

    Aww! always like the flashbacks especially stopping dad snoring hahaha!

    Have an anniversarytastic safe weekend 😷😷😷

  7. HAPPY ANNIVERSARY!!!!! I absolutely LOVE your wedding photo - smiles and pure happiness and I know you've had that all the years you've been together too. Love the photos of the boys - that one of Ivor with both boys is precious and so is the one with Eric's "anti-snore" technique! Hugs to everyone!

    Love, Pam and Teddy too

  8. That was 1971 right? Sonny & Cher sang "All I Ever Need Is You" ... seems that was a good one for Jackie and Ivor ... for 49-years it worked well, right! Happy Day guys and here's to cruisin' through many more.

  9. Happy Anniversary!!!!

    Great Flashback photos. We loved Eric's tip!! Thanks for the puzzle.

  10. ♪♫Happy Anniversary to you,♪♫
    ♪♫Happy Anniversary to you,♪♫
    ♪♫Happy Anniversary Dear Jackie and Ivor, ♪♫
    ♪♫Happy Anniversary to you.♪♫

    Adorable memories. A cat burglar and and snore stopper. I chuckled.

    Thank you for joining the Feline Friday Blog Hop.

    Have a purrfect Feline Friday and weekend. ♥

  11. That's a long time to be married; you two must really love each other, no? Or, are too stubborn to do anything else...hahahaha!
    Happy Anniversary! The Hubby and I will soon celebrate our 27th wedding anniversary, but our first date was on Halloween...coming up on 39 years ago!
    And, I'd say we are two very stubborn people...

  12. A very big happy anniversary! What a fun flashback photo!

  13. doodz....thiz iz like de best set oh flash bax fotoz !!!!

    flynn dood, ewe waza EPIC burglar buddy =^,.^=

    eric yur foto makez uz CRACK UP... ☺☺☺

    & speekin oh crackin UP, yur dadz hairz ree mindz uz oh like a rock singer frum back in de dayz oh yore !!! ♥♥♥♥ two kewl ♥♥♥♥

    N thiz weekz flashbak pick iz one oh R favez ☺☺☺♥♥

    last lee, a MOST happee annie fursary two mum N dad; may they sell a bratez 49 mor !!!


  14. Happy Happy Anniversary to you and Ivor! Every year gets happier and more loving! Love the photo in the garden!

  15. Dad says he got to 3 years and threw in the towel so you two are definitely doing things right. We wish you both many happy returns on the day. Dad snores so the advice is great. Thanks dear friends and have a good week

  16. A very happy anniversary.
    That is wonderful.
    Loved the photos of the boys and the artwork it perfect for this post!

  17. Happy Anniversary to both of you!!! Our peeps had their 49th this year too!!!

    Woos - Lightning, Misty, and Timber

  18. Awww, this post made me smile from start to finish. Happy anniversary!

  19. Happy Anniversary to two dear friends. Many many more and I love the wedding picture. Flynn stealing chocolates had a grin all OVER his face! Just look at it. I love seeing Ivor holding those two, Eric and Flynn! It is a favorite picture in my mind for always. So is seeing that paw on Dad's chin. I love these!

  20. What fun flashbacks! We love the photo of Ivor and the boys. And Happy Anniversary to you! 49 years together is AMAZING!!

  21. Jackie and Ivor we send you our heartiest congratulations for 49 years of marriage. I love your wedding photograph and Ivor's artsy photo..of course I always love EnF.
    Hugs cecilia

  22. We love the flashbacks, both human and feline. Such happy memories!

    Tama and Genji

  23. Great photos, I love your wedding picture. Congrats on 49 years!!! You have us beat by 21 years and one day. :) Flynn was too cute stealing chocolate. Thanks for the puzzle. XO

  24. Love your wedding photo! Happy Anniversary, you two and I know your years were made that much better with Eric and Flynn. (It was funny when, I think it was Eric, found a great way to stop the snoring and you caught it on camera!) - Tom x

  25. Whoa! Great advice for Pop's snoring. er, any tips for the noise from the other end.
    Funny story: Gramma used to yell at Grampa for farting at night until she found out it was Faith. MOL!

    1. I got the best time on the puzzle so far! I'm always last too!

  26. Happy 49th Anniversary, dear Jackie and Ivor! We love all those pics, especially the one from your wedding and the one with Ivor holding the boys. :)

  27. OMC what a beautiful couple😻 Pawkisses for a Happy 49th Anniversary, Jackie and Ivor. We hope you had a wonderful day! Loved the pictures of the Angels💗💗Healing Pawkisses for a Happy Sunday and purrayers for tomorrow🙏🐾😽💞

  28. Awww, Happy belated Anniversary! Congrats on sticking it out for so long. That snore-stopping photo is hilarious!

  29. Happy Anniversary!
    The flashback photos this week are so adorable. We love that tip about how to stop Humans from snoring (mol).

  30. Forty-nine years! Happy anniversary, you two. You looked so happy on your big day, and it sounds like you are still just as glad. (And Flynn, in case you're reading from Beyond, it's best not to be photographed while thieving...)

  31. Wow, next year is a BIG 50 one! Not that 49 isn't great. Happy happy...

  32. Happy belated anniversary to you and Ivor! Wow, 49 years is epic. I'm celebrating only 19 years this week with hubby Joe. Fave pic is the Ivor and the boys in the field. Best harvest ever xoxox

  33. How cute! Cats are truly our family members!
    Happy belated anniversary to you and Ivor!

  34. Happy Annipurrsary! I love seeing old photos of hoomons. Momma had to use a calculator to figure out when she meowied my daddy. She says 42, but she was a child bride. Seriously, she was 9. Love, Dori

  35. really really wonderful photos-loved the wedding pick best of all-both so gorgeous!

  36. chapeau! for the long and happy marriage. many happy returns as well.

  37. Happy Anniversary and sweet and precious kitty photos ^_^

    Live each moment with love,

    A ShutterBug Explores
    aka (A Creative Harbor)

  38. I bet the boys were after the chocolate covered mice versions, MOL
    Such a lovely shot of Ivor and the boys, and we send beleated happy anniversary wishes to you both!


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