Clean Out the Computer

27 Jan

Bongo SittingCome on person. Would you get them out of there? You’re not going to have any room left in your computer for my blog posts. Person, you’re starting to act like a hoarder. Come on, you can get them out. One at a time if you have to.

Person, why are you crying. I see tears coming out of your eyes. You didn’t lose them, did you? Those things you call files. Did you forget where you put the one they’re in? Maybe it’s under the bed.

You what? You’re crying because you’re touched? Person, I think you’re touched in the head. Come on. I know you know where they are.

Is that what it is? You do know where they are? You’re crying because so many of my blogging friends – who have really good blogs themselves, have given me awards?

Did you put my blog roll up yet to recognize all my great blogging friends? Well, get unbusy person. And where’s my Facebook page you promised me?

Okay, I can do that.

My person asked me if I would honor all of the great blogs who nominated me for these awards. I know I’m supposed to pass some of these forward, and I’m trying to get my person to unbusy herself and put up a blogroll for me since I have so many good blogging friends I can’t pick anymore.

So here goes.

ABC Award

A couple weeks ago I received the Awesome Blogger Award from Lilly the Cat. Lilly’s blog has some awesome cat cartoons drawn by Urooj Grundmann. Even if you’re a dog I think you’ll like these cat cartoons. They’re lots of fun.

One Lovely Blog Award

Three of my blogging friends have awarded me the One Lovely Blog Award. I’m not sure how lovely I am but I have a lot of fun on my blog.

I received this award from Sunshine at Simply Charming. She sometimes has some great poetry and photos on her blog, but my person says she especially likes Sunshine’s personal stories. Recently she wrote about her adopted daughter and my person had those tears in her eyes again.

I also received this award from Cee at Cee’s Life Photography. Cee has some wonderful photography on her site, much of it from Oregon where she lives. My person says she has an affinity for Oregon because her brother lives there and she grew up in the neighboring state of Washington. Cee has also written some very touching, very personal stories that have been incredible to read and can give hope to people who have been through or are going through something similar.

2 Brown Dawgs also nominated me for this award – but they are really 3 brown dawgs now with the addition of their super cute puppy Freighter who recently joined Thunder and Storm. These dogs are all Chesapeake Bay Retrievers. The blog has wonderful photographs of the dogs at home, training, and hunting. My person and I have learned a lot about what hunting dogs do and it has been quite an education. They really work hard.

Creative Capture Award

The Creative Capture Award came from Just Ramblin’ Pier. This was a real surprise as it was awarded for the photos I share on my blog and came from an awesome photographer. I love all the photos on this blog, but especially the ones of Stella the Newfoundland.

Versatile Blogger Award

My friend Vanilla Bean from the Philippines nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award. Vanilla Bean is one of the cutest dogs I know, but not only do you get to see all the great photos, you hear about all of Vanilla Bean’s adventures. Right now Vanilla Bean is overseeing a whole lot of puppies that were born into the household.

HUG Award

My friend Sunshine at Simply Charming also nominated me for this last award. This award is especially meaningful to me my person because it means that maybe I am touching people’s lives in a meaningful way through my blog. And all I thought I was doing was having fun.

If you’d like to know more about what the HUG Award is you can find the info at A Hope for Today.

I hope everybody will click on at least one of these links and make a new blogging friend today.

Person, I don’t think anyone’s going to read down this far.


Posted by on January 27, 2012 in Bongo, dogs, humor


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58 responses to “Clean Out the Computer

  1. Teresa Silverthorn

    January 27, 2012 at 11:48 am

    Well deserved 😉


    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 12:35 pm

      Thanks Teresa.

  2. thesweetkitten

    January 27, 2012 at 12:01 pm

    Congrats! Keep up the good work!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 12:29 pm

      Thanks Sweet Kitten.

  3. roughseasinthemed

    January 27, 2012 at 12:39 pm

    Awards. Oh. No. We remember them from years past. And were never any good at passing them on. Or playing by the rules. But you deserve them cos you have a top blog with lots of pals and thats probably what matters as much.

    Pippa, stealing Misery’s login cos I am such a clever pup

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 1:05 pm

      Thanks Pippa. Your blog is pretty cool too. My person says she’s going to check out Misery’s blog.

  4. Cee Neuner

    January 27, 2012 at 1:06 pm

    I so adore your blog!!! I’m glad you didn’t lose any files….because that is what I first thought. I’ve had many tears fall from my eyes because of the beauty of blogging. Congrats on all your awards!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 1:19 pm

      Thanks Cee. There are lots of good blogs out there, including yours.

  5. Jen

    January 27, 2012 at 1:28 pm

    Holy smokes, look at all those rewards! Awesome!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 2:07 pm

      Thanks Jen.

  6. whatimeant2say

    January 27, 2012 at 4:14 pm

    That is absolutely fabulous! Congratulations! But you seem to be missing the Amazing Transport of a Jelly Jar Full of Water Award.

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 5:36 pm

      Wonderbutt’s person, I may have to make up that last award myself and give it out to any other dog that can emulate that feat.

  7. rumpydog

    January 27, 2012 at 4:29 pm

    Those are some fantastic awards! Congratulations!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 5:36 pm

      Thanks Rumpy.

  8. colliesofthemeadow

    January 27, 2012 at 5:37 pm

    Hi Bongo!
    CONGRATULATIONS! You and your person deserve these and many, many more awards for your great blog!


    Howling their approval,
    The Collies and Chuck 🙂

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 5:38 pm

      Thanks Collies and Chuck.

  9. Jennifer Triplett

    January 27, 2012 at 6:03 pm

    Bongo, you deserve every one of those blogs. Keep up the great writing. You make my person giggle. Who says you have be human to blog. 😀 Duke/ Casey

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 6:40 pm

      Thanks Duke and Casey. It makes my day when I know I have brought smiles, giggles, or laughs to someone.

  10. Bassetmomma

    January 27, 2012 at 7:05 pm

    Wow! Congratulations! Very well deserved!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 7:06 pm

      Thanks Bassetmomma.

  11. Twinkle & the feisty4poo-mix dogs

    January 27, 2012 at 7:15 pm

    Your Person is crying… and the reason is you have lots of awards? ahh humans… better lick her before she cry a river Bongo… – Cassie the Mutt
    p.s. well done and congratulations!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 7:18 pm

      Thanks Cassie. That salty tear water tastes pretty good.

  12. barb19

    January 27, 2012 at 7:38 pm

    Wow – congrats on all the awards Bongo! No wonder, your blog is great and always entertaining!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 7:39 pm

      Thanks Barb.

  13. henrythebrave

    January 27, 2012 at 9:09 pm

    Bongo, all those awards are certainly well deserved. I’m rather fond of your posts!

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 9:22 pm

      Thanks so much Henry. You and your person have some pretty good posts too.

  14. Patricia

    January 27, 2012 at 9:18 pm

    Teddy thinks even though you are a dog you are pretty wonderful and deserve every award!

    I think you deserve them, too. Congratulations.

    • Bongo

      January 27, 2012 at 9:23 pm

      Thanks Patricia and Teddy.

  15. Doctor Vet

    January 27, 2012 at 10:42 pm

    Aw congratulations on your awards! Well deserved!

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:32 pm

      Thanks Doctor Vet.

  16. angelswhisper2011

    January 28, 2012 at 2:11 am

    You’re blog is so much fun, sweet adorable Bongo, as well as reading all the reply’s of your friends. You deserve all of the rewards, that’s for sure. Congratulations:)

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:33 pm

      Thanks Angelswhisper. My person and I have fun writing my blog and it makes us happy when you have fun reading it.

  17. 2browndawgs

    January 28, 2012 at 4:43 am

    What a collection of awards! Congratulations! I totally understand about not having any time…lol.

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:34 pm

      Thanks Brown Dawgs. I can sure see how you and your people don’t have much time – with all the training you do.

  18. marina kanavaki

    January 28, 2012 at 5:23 am

    Oh, what a proud look you have there Bongo! Well, done and may you get more and more and more…

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:35 pm

      Thanks Marina.

  19. dogdaz

    January 28, 2012 at 5:31 am

    Bravo Bongo!

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:35 pm

      Thanks Dogdaz.

  20. eripanwkevin

    January 28, 2012 at 6:26 am

    Congratulations Bongo! I knew it! I knew that your blog deserved those awards!!! And thanks so much for letting us know the other wonderful blogs that I’d love to visit them sometimes!!! 🙂

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:36 pm

      Thanks Kevin. I think you’ll find a real treat (the cyber kind) in some of those other blogs.

  21. Geraldine

    January 28, 2012 at 10:14 am

    Wowsa, way to go Bongo, all deserved though! 🙂

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:36 pm

      Thanks Geraldine.

  22. lillythecat

    January 28, 2012 at 11:22 am

    Congratulations on all your awards! You certainly have earned and deserve them all =)

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:56 pm

      Thanks Lilly, your blog is pretty cool too.

  23. For the Love of My Dogs

    January 28, 2012 at 12:59 pm

    WOW! So many awards– CONGRATS BONGO!!! You really are a superstar and we are very happy for you for receiving these much deserved awards 🙂 🙂

    • Bongo

      January 28, 2012 at 6:57 pm

      Thanks Deanna.

  24. Chancy, Mumsy and Crew

    January 29, 2012 at 12:16 am

    Sweet Bongo we read all the way down to the very last word and we congratulate you on the awards. Your blog deserves every one of them and more. We love your blog very much. Hugs and nose kisses

    • Bongo

      January 29, 2012 at 5:26 pm

      Chancy and Mumsy, you mean I was wrong? Someone read that many words? Thanks so much. Hugs and nose kisses back to you.

  25. Leslie

    January 29, 2012 at 9:27 am

    Congratulations on all your awards! You deserve every one. We love reading about all your adventures (and I was really worried that you had lost some important files!)

    PS – we read all the way down. 😉 Several of these blogs I am not familiar with and look forward to checking them out.

    • Bongo

      January 29, 2012 at 5:33 pm

      Thanks Leslie – and thanks for reading all the way down.

  26. Sunshine

    January 29, 2012 at 4:28 pm

    I guess Bongo your good ol’ tail wagging and prodding got some good out eh? Congratulations for all the awards now sit back and let your person chill for a bit. (you slave driver. . . hehe!) 🙂

    • Bongo

      January 29, 2012 at 5:42 pm

      Thanks Sunshine. I’m not letting up on my person though, but I still can’t figure out how to make her unbusy.

  27. eof737

    January 30, 2012 at 2:12 am

    Congratulations on all of your awards! 🙂

    • Bongo

      January 30, 2012 at 11:54 am

      Thanks eof737.

  28. sandrabranum

    January 30, 2012 at 4:36 pm

    Kudos to you and your person. You both so deserve these awards. Keep up the good work, and the Bible stories.

    • Bongo

      January 30, 2012 at 6:29 pm

      Thanks Sandra.

  29. Bassas Blog

    February 8, 2012 at 10:03 am

    I’m still catching up on reading posts that were posted whilst tall person was in London and I am especially pleased to read this one. Congratulations my friend. I love your blog and wish you many more awards. You deserve them!

    • Bongo

      February 8, 2012 at 10:50 am

      Thanks Bassa. Your blog is pretty cool too.


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