Wednesday 5 April 2023

Welcome to The BBHQ Midweek News Round-Up ~ The Carnivorous Catticus Smooch is Growing, Fudge Is On Pawtrol, and Melvyn's Wearing This Weeks Top Pick Bandana **PLUS* This Weeks Top Videos AND AN EASTER CRAFTING TEASER

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 Smashing Greetings Supurr Furiends

Welcome to the BBHQ midweek news round-up!

Last week we mentioned about blogger adding previously published comments from years ago to the spam folder, and several of mew are experiencing this same phenomenon, so are any of mew also experiencing being unable to back up content in the main settings menu? As we still can't back anything up.

In other news, the hedgehog is still visiting, although we haven't had time to set up the wildlife camera yet, and we think a second one is coming too, as all the food was gone yesterday morning, and what we put out normally lasts two nights.

It's been supurr weather the last couple of days, and on Monday it was Cat Dads birthday, so we bought him a t-shirt and mug with 'World's Best Cat Dad' on! 

This weekend as it's going to be nice weather, we're snoopervising the painting of one of the old barn doors and the P.A. is planning on pressure washing the patios to get rid of all the green gunk and moss from winter.

So it's going to be a busy weekend to say the least. And mew'll see further down in today's news, that we've got a teaser for our newest crafty creation, we can't wait to show mew.

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First up in the news this week

The Carnivorous Catticus Smooch is Growing

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Mew remember a couple of weeks ago, we said that we were growing a Carnivorous Catticus Smooch, well he's sprutted and we had to move him into a new, bigger pot on the rear deck in full sunshine! MOL

Just look how he's loving that new position and all that furbulous new growth, plus there seems to be a lot of cattitude emerging!

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Next up in the news

 Fudge Is On Pawtrol

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Fudge takes his BBHQ pawtrol duties furry seriously, and decided that he needed a sign to express how serious he is! MOL

No more words are need at this point.

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Finally this week

Melvyn's Modelling The Top Bandana Pick

Oh dear, we had a bit of a situation yesterday at BBHQ.

Chewsday's are Melvyn's designated modelling day, though yesterday the P.A. had a mid-morning meeting and Melvyn's modelling assignment was brought forward two hours.

It was a fluffing disaster!

Last week's top pick as voted for by mew, was the #4 bandana; Ducky and Lambkin Do Easter with crystal trim, however as Melvyn had to get up much earlier than normal, his modelling mojo was severely compromised. When the P.A. put on the crystal trim one, he had a bit of a paddy and really wasn't feeling the crystally vibe.

So we had to abandon that one and go for the second choice of; Flower Bunny with pink and white tassels, and try a catwalk run with that later in the afternoon. He was fine after another few hours of sleep, several meals and some extra special snacks.

Luckily he didn't throw a phone at the P.A. or any other household item. Some of mew may remember years ago about one of the world's leading supermodels throwing a phone at her assistant in a tantrum! 

Thank Cod Melvyn hasn't reached that level of temperamental-ness... yet! MOL

And the moral of the story is: Don't fluff with Melvyn's schedule!

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Here he is looking moderately miffed, but he still showed up.

Check out Melvyn's videos on:

Which one is your favourite this week? 

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Which one should he model next?

Here's the April selection.

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The options from the top left in a clockwise direction:

1. Lamb'a'licious with yellow fringing

2. Cute White Bunnies

3. Flower Bunny with pink and white tassels

4. Ducky and Lambkin Do Easter with crystal trim

Tell us your top pick for next week in the comments!

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Check out this week's top videos:

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OMC it's orange and it's furry, what could it be?

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Here's a little teaser of what's in store for our brand new Easter Special Crafting with Cats coming on Caturday!

Now we know mew can't see much in the picture, as Parsley is being really sneaky, but we know mew are going to love our latest creation, it is hilarious! MOL

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That's us done for today, we will be tomorrow with the final part of our Easter Crafting reruns, and Amber will be  back on Friday with another fab book just for mew and if mew missed any other posts, here are the links:

The B Team's Lakeside Selfie

Brain Training

Easter Crafting with Cats Rerun - How To Make An Easter Hat 

Easter Crafting with Cats Rerun - Catnip Easter Eggs

Easter Crafting with Cats Rerun - Scratch'n'Purrch Shroom

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Wing Commander Basil & The B Team 

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  1. We love that Lamb'a'licious with yellow fringing bandana...
    I can't see any of the Instagram videos anymore, they have locked me out of there, not sure why?! Phooey!

  2. We love that Ducky and Lambkin one, Melvyn, but we know you will look good in any of them. :)

    Smooch, that is a supurr photo of you, and Fudge ... we can see how serious you are!

  3. I vote for 2, but they're all cute!

  4. I vote for #4. They are indeed all cute.

    Have a purrfect day and rest of the week. Scritches to all the kitties and a big hug to you. ♥

  5. Looking food Melvyn. I love that sign. Happy belated birthday to your cat dad. XO

  6. Watched the videos they were all super fab. Voting for number 2. Can't wait to see what your next craft will be .xx 😻🐈‍⬛🐈‍⬛

  7. Cool pictures! Love the Carnivorous Catticus Smooch! Melvin looks Spiffy! All the bandannas are so cute I can't decide ... Maybe whichever one Melvyn wants to model?

  8. Those are such sweet photos gang! Hey, Ann from Zoolatry mentioned that she was having that same blogger comments problem.

  9. Carnivorous Catticus Smooch is growing very well! Don't dare to mess with Melvyn's schedule or he will put his paw down.


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