Allegra and Ruby’s surprise

Allegra: Ruby, do you know what day it is today?

Ruby: Of course I do, Allegra. It’s Mom’s birthday! Happy Birthday, Mom! Allegra, do you think she’ll get mad at us for sneaking into the computer room in the middle of the night to post this?

Allegra: I don’t think so, Ruby. I think she’ll like our surprise. We should do some other nice things for her today. You know how she always makes our birthdays so special?

Ruby: We should make her a tuna cake! Yay!

Allegra: I don’t think Mom likes tuna.

Ruby: Seriously? Who doesn’t like tuna?

Allegra: How about we try not to wake her up early this morning. We can just wait for her to wake up when she’s ready.

Ruby: But Allegra! What if she forgets to feed us breakfast if we don’t wake her?

Allegra: Mom would never forget to feed us. Let’s try and be quiet this morning, okay?

Ruby: But…. Okay, you’re right. She wouldn’t forget. I know! We should also get Mom some presents!

Allegra: That sounds like a great idea. What do you think she’d like from us?

Ruby: I bet she’d like a couple of moths. You know, like the one we caught the other day.

Allegra: I don’t know about that, Ruby. Besides, you ate it.

Ruby: I would save one for Mom. I love her that much! Okay, wait. I have a better idea. You know how much Mom loves it when I sit in her lap. You rarely sit in Mom’s lap, so maybe you could give her some lap time today?

Allegra: I could do that. I like sitting in Mom’s lap. I just don’t have to do it all the time, like you do!

Ruby: blows a raspberry at Allegra.

Allegra: What are you going to do for Mom today, Ruby?

Ruby: I’m going to kiss her and cuddle with her and love her all day long! And then I’m going to do it some more!

36 Comments on Allegra and Ruby’s surprise

  1. esme
    May 20, 2012 at 2:38 pm (9 years ago)

    Ingrid, Happy Birthday I hope you had a wonderful day-I will always remember your birthday-given it is just before my husband’s.

  2. Ilene Kirby
    May 19, 2012 at 2:00 pm (9 years ago)

    Hope that you had a wonderful birthday Ingrid, filled with fun and felines..and of course lots of birthday cake!

  3. Cynthia Southern
    May 19, 2012 at 5:33 am (9 years ago)

    Happy birthday Ingrid. I hope it was purrfect.

  4. Bopeeps
    May 18, 2012 at 9:52 pm (9 years ago)

    Hope you had a happy birthday!

    Diana, Lucy , and Rikki

  5. Alexandria
    May 18, 2012 at 8:26 pm (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Ingrid! Here is another surprise, today is my birthday too! Just wanted to let you know I love reading your blog and your girls remind me so much of my Kiki and Jayda. Kiki is a tortie and has a peach chin too! In fact I thought Ruby was Kiki! Kiki said I should send Ruby a picture 🙂 Here’s wishing a beautiful day to my birthday twin!

    • Ingrid
      May 18, 2012 at 9:36 pm (9 years ago)

      Happy Birthday, Alexandria! Please post a picture of Kiki on our Facebook page – Ruby wants to see her twin!

  6. Caren Gittleman
    May 18, 2012 at 6:54 pm (9 years ago)

    and those are the BEST gifts EVER!!!!


    Took me forever to get over here!

    Hope you had a wonderful day!


  7. Ingrid
    May 18, 2012 at 5:19 pm (9 years ago)

    Thank you for all the birthday wishes. I’m having a wonderful day, Allegra and Ruby have been spoiling me! 🙂

  8. Pam
    May 18, 2012 at 4:28 pm (9 years ago)

    Here’s another Happy Birthday for you, Ingrid! Thank you for all that you do for cat lovers everywhere! 🙂

  9. RumpyDog!
    May 18, 2012 at 4:25 pm (9 years ago)

    Oh Dog! Happy birthday! I hope you have a wonderful day.

  10. Darcy and Bingley
    May 18, 2012 at 4:16 pm (9 years ago)

    happy birthday dears, Love Helen, Darcy and Bingley xxx

  11. Savannah NanaMo
    May 18, 2012 at 3:46 pm (9 years ago)

    Happy B-Day and lucky you to have that special Tortie love! Course, my Mom and Dad now have my special Russian Blue love, but Mom’s Tasha was Ms Tortie with catitude!

  12. Marilia
    May 18, 2012 at 2:09 pm (9 years ago)

    Happy BDay MommmmmmM!

  13. Dee Dee
    May 18, 2012 at 2:05 pm (9 years ago)

    Happy birthday Ingrid from me and tortie Kayla! I hope Ruby did let you sleep in this morning. It’s not exactly Kayla’s strong suit.

  14. Sammy, One Spoiled Cat
    May 18, 2012 at 1:29 pm (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Miss Ingrid! Mom and I hope you have a truly special day – with girls like Ruby and Allegra running the show we just bet you have a DAY TO REMEMBER!!

    Kitty Hugs, Sammy

  15. Rebecca
    May 18, 2012 at 1:14 pm (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday – do hope the kitties give you some extra special loving

  16. Peg
    May 18, 2012 at 11:27 am (9 years ago)

    Happy birthday, Ingrid! Kira sends purrs and head butts.

  17. Max the Quilt Cat
    May 18, 2012 at 11:05 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Happy Birthday Ingrid… We are all sending your our best and biggest pawhugs!!

    Max, Bugsy, Knuckles, and HH

  18. Daisy Avery
    May 18, 2012 at 10:59 am (9 years ago)

    Today is my mommy’s birthday, too! Happy B-day!

  19. Joanne
    May 18, 2012 at 10:40 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Ingrid! Hope you have a very special day with your girls!


  20. Chris Davis
    May 18, 2012 at 10:34 am (9 years ago)

    Have a very Happy Birthday, Ingrid!

  21. Layla Morgan Wilde
    May 18, 2012 at 10:30 am (9 years ago)

    Happy birthday Ingrid!!! You already have the best gift: Allegra & Ruby. Enjoy your day!

  22. Tami Amburn
    May 18, 2012 at 10:14 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Ingrid!!!!! Have an awesome day with your girls…….Love the conscious cat!!!!!!!…keep it up!

  23. Anna
    May 18, 2012 at 10:08 am (9 years ago)

    AWWWWW Allegra and Ruby, you are the sweetest girls!!!!! Your Mom is going to be so happy!!!!!!!!
    HAPPY BIRTHDAY, dear Ingrid!!!!!!! Have a wonderful day!!!!!!

  24. Linda
    May 18, 2012 at 9:37 am (9 years ago)

    I hope you have an awesome birthday!

  25. Bernadette
    May 18, 2012 at 8:21 am (9 years ago)

    Hippo Bird’s Day, Ingrid! Hope your girls give you lots of lap time, and at least one moth!

  26. Catsparella
    May 18, 2012 at 8:05 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday, Ingrid!! I hope you have a purrfect day! 🙂

  27. Marg
    May 18, 2012 at 7:48 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Ingrid. Sounds like the girls have big plans for you today. Hope that tuna cake is yummy. Have a great day.

  28. maru
    May 18, 2012 at 7:46 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Ingrid. Have a wonderful day… and weekend!

  29. Glogirly and Katie
    May 18, 2012 at 7:33 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Happy Birthday!!!
    Sounds like the kitties have big plans for you.
    Enjoy your special day…and enjoy that moth! ; )
    xo, Katie & Glogirly

  30. Ana Grupke
    May 18, 2012 at 7:31 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Cat Mom! Maybe they’ll cough up a very special birfday hairball for you later! hee!

  31. Kathy Davis
    May 18, 2012 at 7:26 am (9 years ago)

    Have a wonderful birthday Ingrid – sounds like your girls are going to make it really special.

  32. Lisa
    May 18, 2012 at 7:22 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday! May you have a day full of fun & suprizes!

  33. Stacie
    May 18, 2012 at 7:11 am (9 years ago)

    Happy Birthday! Hope Ruby and Allegra spoil you rotten!
    Best wishes from
    Stacie, Stella & Oreo


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