Friday, June 19, 2015

International Box Day

Greetings to all!  It's me, Maggie.  I was reading over my mom's shoulder this morning as she checked FaceBook, and saw the great news - today is International Box Day!  Now that's a holiday I can totally get behind!  Sadly, I do not have any boxes at the moment.  A man in a very noisy, big truck comes to the house once a week and, among other things, takes all of my boxes away.  What to do?  A Box Retrospective!  How does that sound?  Let's take a stroll down Memory Lane, shall we?

Here I am, in one of my very first boxes:

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"Umm... Meow?"

I was about three and a half months old at the time and was already enjoying the comfort of boxes!

Here's one of my most comfortable boxes:

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"Oooh, yeah!"

I was about eleven months old there.

Just a few weeks later, just shy of my first birthday, I got this box:

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"Seriously?"

That's my "You've Got To Be Kidding Me" look. I mean ... you call THAT a box?!?

Here is a shot of Cam and me. We found a box growing in a neighbor's garden!

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"Jump on in, Cam!"
"Umm... I'll pass, thanks."

Harvest time seems to be in late November.

Here I am in my favorite box of all time:

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"I'll get you next time, Red Baron!"

Mom did that with PhotoShop Elements. Isn't it the best?!?

And lastly, here I am in my most recent box:

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"Happy International Box Day!!!"

I hope you enjoyed my Box Retrospective! A very, very happy International Box Day to all of my fellow box-lovers out there!  ... and meow!!!

Yours sincerely,
Margaret Thatcher

11 comments:

  1. You are growing and growing.....we nevers play in boxes....we are to sheltered, I must talk to mom about this.
    stella rose

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  2. Mags you are to boxes what Goose was to sticks.
    Blessings,
    Michelle

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  3. Happy Box day!
    Sally Ann and Andy

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  4. someone is stealing your boxes?? call the cops!! we love your Red Baron box

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  5. you would think you could at least get to keep one or two favorite boxes :)

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  6. We just KNEW that you would have a BOXing Post up... We have been waiting to see it ... and it was WORTH the wait fur SURE...

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  7. We weren't able to celebrate today, but we're going to get up an International Box Day post this weekend. You look amazing, Mags, just like an honorary BOXer should!

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  8. Maggie, you made us giggle! We love that you love boxes as much as we do! Cammie is just missing out that's all.

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  9. Happy International Box Day!!! Lightning has been trying very hard to learn from you that boxes are A-OK, but he says he is failing miserably:(

    Woos - Ciara and Lightning

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  10. You have loved boxes forever, Maggie! Love the pictures!

    Love ya lots♥
    Mitch and Molly

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  11. What a nice tour of your boxes and how you've grown!

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