Entering Monday Morning

Some of us might be a little more excited than others about entering Monday morning and the start of a brand new week.

Frankie Suave entering Monday morning

Our Hu-Dad wakes up early most mornings (around 5 a.m.) and reads his newspapers and emails. After that is done, we head out to the yard. The photos in today’s post are from that initial yard entry.

Typhoon not looking happy to see the camera so early

Some of us are more eager than others to start the day as you can tell by our faces. And, yes, some of us might have been happy napping just a wee bit longer.

Roscoe cutting his eyes at the photographer

Don’t worry though. At least one of us is always eager to greet the morning. In fact, he is eager for anything. Guess who enters Monday morning with the most enthusiasm?

Boom Boom bouncing into Monday


  1. Carol on May 11, 2020 at 6:45 pm

    As I was scrolling down and knowing that Boom-Boom would be next, I immediately laughed and broke out in a huge smile. Love you Landon!

  2. Jean Burkhardt on May 11, 2020 at 8:03 am

    Boom Boom-you have so much joy in all you do-even MONDAY mornings! I know the rest of the herd is grumpy but not you-awesome.

  3. Lori & Izzy Bear on May 11, 2020 at 7:05 am

    I’d love to have your enthusiasm to greet a Monday morning, Boom Boom!!!!

  4. HokiePack on May 11, 2020 at 6:40 am

    Only if we could all be as enthusiastic about Monday as Boom. Roscoe I agree with you !

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