Sunday, 29 May 2016

Sunday Selfie

HAPPY SUNDAY!


I am taking it easy on mum's lap today (that's if she can sit still for long enough).

Why are humans always rushing around? She says she's busy but I can see how stressed she gets. She has a lot of worries about the house move. She hates that it's taking so long and being stuck in a chain. Like most people, she finds it frustrating. All I can do is offer her lots of love and healing purrs. 

Do you like to sleep on your human's lap? Is your human always stressed?

lap cat
Maybe some of you haven't seen this video of me before so I'm sharing it again! Hear my healing purrs!



35 comments:

  1. Hope you have a wonderful Memorial Day weekend.

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  2. Oh, I loved your purrs, Athena...and your Selfie :) Pawkisses for a Happy Sunday :) <3

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  3. Yep, hoomins get stressed so easily. It's good that you are taking care of yours.

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  4. That chain thing sounds really frustrating! I think my human has had to deal with that.

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  5. No one could stay stressed with you and your wonderful purr. I hope things get better soon.

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    1. Athena has the most healing purrs.

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  6. Lovely selfie and purrs Athena... Thank Goodness peeps have us cats to help them get over the whole stress thing. Mind you what helps us cats get over our peeps? purrs ERin

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  7. Oh my word those beautiful eyes!

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  8. We pick and choose when we sleep on Mom Paula's lap. Mom Paula does have a lot of stress in her life and she says coming home to us relaxes her.

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    1. Pets, especially cats, are so calming to be around.

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  9. Mee not a lap kat as such so mee snuggulllss beeside her on couch!
    An 'stressed out'??? Mee finks LadyMum iss thee QUEEN of 'stressed out'...anyfing an efurrfing can do that to her. Shee says it iss PTSD frum carin fur mee 2 Aunty katss beur mee an then mee with mee health problemss....shee getss werked up easy. So mee iss werkin on beein close to her an showin her quiet....then shee iss quiet ;)
    Athena pleeze tell Lady Marie all will bee well.....
    ***paw kissesss*** Siddhartha Henry xxxx

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  10. We all love sitting on laps. Our humans aren't too stressed though - well, they have good ways to relieve stress, like going for runs and working out.

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    1. Mum tries to work out but she's a bit lazy. Apart from me, her way of relieving stress is usually chocolate and wine. Not good, Mum!

      Athena

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    2. Mum tries to work out but she's a bit lazy. Apart from me, her way of relieving stress is usually chocolate and wine. Not good, Mum!

      Athena

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  11. Hello beautiful girl. Mom and I LOVED hearing your purring. That is the sweetest music there is.

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    1. Sweet music - you are right about that!

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    2. Sweet music - you are right about that!

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  12. Athena, I'm sure your mom loves your calming energy. Keep up the good work.

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  13. British house moving is a nightmare. Totally. One person drops out the whole thing falls apart. If we hadn't been moving to NZ we would NEVER move again!!!

    You loove lovely though, and this must be so nice for your Mum, having you there to cuddle.

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    1. That's exactly it. The waiting and not knowing is unbearable. I'm not the most patient of people and I find myself imagining the worst. At least Athena keeps me calm and entertained. I try my best not to appear stressed for her sake but cats are so sensitive and pick up on things.

      Marie

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    2. That's exactly it. The waiting and not knowing is unbearable. I'm not the most patient of people and I find myself imagining the worst. At least Athena keeps me calm and entertained. I try my best not to appear stressed for her sake but cats are so sensitive and pick up on things.

      Marie

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  14. love that photo her eyes are so pretty!!! xoxo catchatwithcarenandcody

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  15. That's a very nice selfie, Athena. We hope everything goes well with the house move so your mom will be less stressed.

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  16. We're sorry the moving and all that it entails is stressing your Mum out, Athena. Your purring is melodious, and it must be so calming for Mum when you sit in her lap.

    Hugs to you both!

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  17. Our mom gets stressed out when she tries to sit still. We don't get it, but she feels guilty if she isn't doing something. We've tried to explain to her that at her advanced age, she is entitled to relax sometimes. Hope you got your lap time, Athena. Thanks for hopping. XOCK, Lily Olivia, Mauricio, Misty May, Giulietta, Fiona, Astrid, Lisbeth and Calista Jo

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    1. My mum is quite the same. She sometimes can't sit still either and gets bored easily!

      Athena

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  18. Athena, our Mommy is always stressed, every day! I sit on her lap all the time to bring her comfort.

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  19. So cute Athena!

    Purrs

    Basil & Co xox

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  20. I am not really a lap cat, but I do like to sleep on top of my mum when she goes to bed.

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  21. Athena, neither Chuck nor Angel are lap cats. Not that we don't pick 'em up and snuggle 'em anyhow, we are so mean to them! However, we've set up cat beds and boxes in such a way, that we are all next to each other, and the cats will purr, purr, purr. The loveliest sound in the world!

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  22. We love your purring video! Humans are so difficult to figure out.

    The Florida Furkids

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  23. British house selling only has one winner - the estate agent. I hated them and they were thieves when we sold our house in the UK.

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Thank you for commenting!

Purrs xx
Athena and Marie