Photo Of The Week: Now This Is Love

Legend & Prince Charming at Create With Joy

Quote Of The Week
What greater gift than the love of a cat?
Charles Dickens

This is one of the first pictures I ever took of Legend. To this day, it remains one of my favorites.

Legend had just arrived in his new home after a long trip across the country. He was tired – he was pensive – and introductions were in order.

What better way to reassure our new kitten that everything was going to be fine than for Prince Charming to scoop him up in his arms, hold him near, and let him bask in the safety and security of a loving embrace?

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I’m also sharing this week’s photo at Rednesday, where the love of Red is celebrated each week!

Have a fabulous week – and if you haven’t already done so, remember to enter my One World One Heart Giveaway before it closes on February 17th!

38 Responses to “Photo Of The Week: Now This Is Love”

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  1. Traci says:

    What a touching and loving portrait you managed to capture!

  2. Sarah Halstead says:

    Adorable photo!

  3. Jane says:

    Loved the pic,he's a cutie! My cat's name is onyx and he's black and very pretty,and smart. Blessings jane

  4. Chic Homeschool Mama says:

    Awwww- looks a lot like my sweet Gunther. Nothing like curling up with a loving cat.

  5. Brenda says:

    What a sweet photo. :o) Aren't our kitties the best?? I just love my two so much! Hope you're having a great day Ramona!

  6. QueenB says:

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  7. Kamika says:

    There is nothing better then the love of a cat! I have two, but it is my older cat Spitz, nearly 14 years old, who gives me the most joy and love

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  9. Sloane says:

    He is such a beautiful cat…and a very sweet picture.

  10. Sukhmandir Kaur says:

    A beautiful creature, his expression is so intent, he looks very interested in his surroundings and seems to be enjoying the embrace and what it means to his security.

  11. Yakini @ThePrissyMommy says:

    How sweet!!! 🙂
    Happy WW!

  12. GrammyMouseTails says:

    He doesn't look like he just came from a long trip! must be that instant love !

  13. Uyen says:

    soooo sweet. Definitely a picture to treasure forever.

  14. Simply Delicious says:

    Cute shot!

  15. Eds says:

    Great picture.

  16. Mystee says:

    awww what a cute photo

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    Have a wonderful week

  17. Siany says:

    so cute x

  18. OLLIE MCKAY'S ~ A Chic Boutique says:

    LOVE this photo!! And what a fun, creative Blog you have!! Happy WW.

  19. Pam says:

    Awesome moment captured.

  20. Saucy B says:

    What a beautiful cat. I love holding my kitty like that too. My cat is also a part of my blog. I do a little something with him every week for a feature I call Make Me Laugh Monday. Come check us out sometime. 🙂

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  22. Elizabeth says:

    Lovely photograph. The Boss loves to be held like this and rewards me with double purrs when I pick her up – soothing for the both of us. Thanks for sharing. Elizabeth x #61

  23. Carrie says:

    Beautiful kitty!

  24. Carol says:

    Great shot! Very sweet, I can see why it's your favorite!

  25. LV says:

    That is a nice shot of your kitty. I am not a cat person, and nothing against them, just like dogs better.

  26. •´.¸¸.•¨¯`♥.Mrs. Cox.♥´¯¨•.¸¸.´• says:

    So sweet!

  27. therunninggarlic says:

    Such a reassuring hug – nice capture!

  28. Marilyn (A Lot of Loves) says:

    He looks lovely.

  29. WeeMasonMan's Mom says:

    What a beautiful kitty!!!

  30. ❀~Myrna~❀ says:

    I love Dickens, but I had never heard that quote , I do agree with it . Legend looks sweet to me .

  31. Rumtruffle says:

    Lovely photo x

  32. ~~Carol~~ says:

    Legend is a beautiful boy, and his eyes are piercing! Great photo!
    Happy REDnesday,

  33. Lauren @ Hobo Mama says:

    Oh! That is the sweetest story. Glad you got a photo to commemorate the moment!

    Visiting from Hobo Mama and Natural Parents Network!

  34. alissa4illustration says:

    Such a great photo! I love cats. It's too bad I can never have one. I'm allergic. I hate allergies!

  35. monah says:

    Cats are people too. monah

  36. abeachcottage says:

    It is cute. Beautiful photo of your cat.

  37. aSpoonfulOsugar says:

    Stopping by from "Read my Feed" on The Adventures of Mommy B. Following your feed via Google. Would appreciate a follow back at which is the feed for

    I love this photo… makes me think of my own cat, Sierra that passed away earlier this year.

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