Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Meowy Christmas and Happy Howlidays!

It's the most wonderful time of the year, and we wish all of our friends and family a merry Christmas, happy holidays, and all of the warm wishes and winter blessings you could ever ask for. Thank you all for making this community the amazing and inviting place it is. Peace, joy, and good tidings to all!


Tip of the Day

Christmas is often a time of remembrance, a time when memories find their way into our minds. This can sometimes make this time of year a bittersweet one, as we remember our loved ones, both human and furry, who are no longer with us. Today's tip is to of course remember lost loved ones with fondness during the beautiful holiday season, but also to find ways to include lost loved ones in the festivities, if this is something that would benefit you. There are a number of ways to keep lost furbabies' or other family members' memories alive and well during the holiday season, such as by hanging an ornament dedicated to them. One example of this includes picture frame ornaments, in which you can obviously place a photo of a lost loved one. Another example are ornaments sculpted or painted in the likeness of a lost loved one, and this of course includes ornaments made to resemble kitties or pups who have gained their angel wings.

In addition to memorial ornaments, you can also set up memorial stations in your house for lost loved ones. This memorial area can be a place where you set up photos of a lost kitty, pup, or human family member who is no longer with you. What's more, to maintain their memory and inclusion during the holidays, you can add festive decorations to the memorial area you have set up for them. You can festively light up the memorial station with lights or candles, as long as this is done in a safe manner. There are plenty of other options for using festive yet respectful decor to include a lost loved one in the holiday spirit.

Just one more of many options for keeping a lost loved one's memory alive and well during this holiday season is to make a donation or other gift in their memory. When it comes to an angel kitty or pup, you can donate goods to a shelter or rescue in their memory. You can also sponsor, or even foster or adopt, an animal in their honor. Though remembering lost loved ones during the holiday season can be a bittersweet thing, there are many ways in which to maintain a lost loved one's memory and include them in the festivities.


The Island Cats said...

Meowy Christmas to all of you!

The Florida Furkids said...

Merry Christmas!!!

The Florida Furkids and Mom Sharon

Eastside Cats said...

Wishing you all the very best!
Merry Christmas!

Timmy Tomcat said...

Wish you all a very wonderful day and more to come
We wish you all a very Meowy Catmus

meowmeowmans said...

Happy Meowlidays to you, sweet friends. Sending you love and purrs, today and always!

The Swiss Cats said...

Merry Christmas to you and your family ! Purrs

pilch92 said...

I get photo ornaments of all my angels for the tree. Merry Christmas! XO

Melissa, Mudpie and Angel Truffles (Mochas, Mysteries and Meows) said...

Meowy Christmas from Melissa & Mudpie!

Spike William and Angels China Cat and Willow said...

Hope that all of you are having a Very Meowy Christmas!

Purrrrrrrrrrrrs, Spike William

Cathy Keisha said...

Ho ho ho! Merry Christmas from Santa Cat aka CK!

messymimi said...

Just trying to catch up to say i hope you all had a blessed and beautiful Merry Christmas!

Anonymous said...

We are late doing our Christmas visiting but are glad to visit.

Happy Christmas.