Saturday, July 23, 2011

Meet Truffle and Beignet

It's time for the big announcement - the two kittens are brother (#2) and sister (#1) and their mom is Chloe.  The little girl's name will be Truffle and the little boy's name will be Beignet (pronounced "ben-yay").   These names are honoring Sweet Praline because they are sweet confections from New Orleans/French cuisine, just like pralines. Some of you did an excellent job on your guesses yesterday!!!



I hope you enjoy the short introductory video below.

62 comments:

  1. Oh YEAH!!! And they are so cute! When will they go home with you? Even the Male is thrilled to hear that you have two new kids. Well he's happy because the Woman is happy and you are actually someone he knows!

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  2. OMC they are sooooo cute!!! We're so glad you are getting a boy and a girl!! We can't wait till they come home to you!

    The Florida Furkids and Angel Sniffie

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  3. They are scheduled to come home with me somewhere around the first of September.

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  4. So glad the choices have been made and you know which two will be coming home with you one of these days.


    Hope Jasmine is doing better.

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  5. They are both so cute!! And we love their names!! We can't hardly wait until they come to live with you!!
    Your TX furiends,

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  6. They are all cuties, but we are glad the decision is made.

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  7. They are ever so sweet!!! I thought for sure you'd get two girls, but what a perfect choice you've made :)

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  8. My original plan was to get two girls, but the little boy had other plans!!!

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  9. We think they are "purrfect".
    They picked Mom Paula, too.
    We haf so much to look forward to, getting to watch them grow up and haf advenshures.
    Love & Purrs,
    KC and Kitties

    pee ess: I feel so specshul since the announcement came on mine Gotcha Day!

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  10. We agree! Sumtimes kittehz do the choosing! 6 weeks prolly feels like furever.Thanks fur sharing!

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  11. Congratulations! What sweethearts they both are, how special that they are littermates too! I have always enjoyed having one female cat and one male cat at the same time so I think you are in store for a real treat. Love your new blog. Thanks for coming by Clooney's Birthday Comment-a-thon.
    They are both absolutely gorgeous and the names in honour of Miss Sweet Praline are purr-fect!

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  12. It sounds to me like they picked you at least as much as you picked them. Their names are perfect (not to mention two of my human's favorite foods), and I can't wait for them to come home!

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  13. Awesomely cute!!! Can't wait to see tons of photos and videos of them as they grow=^Y^=

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  14. Oh how precious!! We are so happy for you & we're sure Praline is smiling down on you from the Bridge...we know she wouldn't want you to be lonely! Concatulations on your new furbabies!!

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  15. They are adorable! It will be so much fun seeing them in their new home and growing up...

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  16. We know you think you chose your new fur babies but we cats know they chose you Paula. We cats have powers over human brains!
    You have chosen two delightful babies and know they will give you so much pleasure and we look forward to their adventures with you. We are sure Praline is smiling her approval from the Bridge.
    Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

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  17. Paula, I am so happy for you and the adorable new kittens. You will bring each other so much love and joy in the years to come.
    Praline will be so happy for you ~ she wants her mom to be happy, of that I'm sure. xx

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  18. Oh, Paula, we're so happy for you, so excited. The mom's leaking happy tears.

    We see Truffle already has the bunny kicking moves down pat. LOL.

    The six weeks probably will pass slowly for you in some ways, but soon the babies will home with you and we can't wait to follow their adventures!

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  19. Truffle and Beignet are 2 very lucky kittens! Not to mention completely adorable. I know you will all enrich each others lives!

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  20. Looks like you have been chosen by a very special pair of saucepot kittens. They are gorgeous. We hope Jasmine is recovering too :)

    Gerry & Oliver

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  21. They could not possibly be any cuter! And it looks like they are so sweet and relaxed with you. We love the names you picked out!

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  22. Oh that is so exciting. Great choices. They really are the cutest. WE love the names. Bet you can't wait to get them home. Try to stay cool this week end.

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  23. OMGOSH! They are soooooo cute! It must be heaven to have little kittens around. Congratulations!

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  24. See - I know my tasty snakhks!

    KhonKHats!

    Hugz&Khysses,
    Khyra

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  25. Congratulations Paula!!! :) :) I'm so happy for you and for the little kittens. They will have the best home with you ever! :) :)

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  26. I am so thrilled to see those two, and we're all looking forward to their homecoming!!!

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  27. p.s. Beautiful names Paula. :) :)

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  28. OMC! Mom is bawling like an idiot they are so cute!!! How in the world will you tell them apart? And the names fit them just purrfectly! OMC! We just know Praline is looking down with her approval and will watch over these precious little ones for the rest of their long lives.

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  29. Awww...how perfect. We can't wait to see more of these little cuties.

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  30. We guessed right, somehow we just knew you were going to get Chloe's kittens and we loves their names.

    When the boy beans were little and taking an Art History class Mommy had a great time visiting with the other Mom's while drinking coffee and eating beignets @ Mary Mahoney's.

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  31. Oh Paula! I'm so happy for you. I'm sure you'd like the next six weeks to fly by.

    I love the names you have chosen. They are so distinctive, and so appropriate as you pointed out.

    You can't get any more adorable than these two, and you're going to have so much fun when they're home with you. Just watching them will probably tire you out! LOL!

    I'm sure Sweet Praline is smiling down from the Bridge because she wants her Mom to be happy, too.

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  32. Oh our mom is squeeing so loud it is hurting our ears!! Welcome Truffle and Beignet!! We know you both will be so happy in your new home. And Mom Paula, we know that those two will bring you much joy!!

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  33. Oh,Paula, you and the kitties are so blessed as you have each other. Love the new names and thanks for the video. It will be a wonderful addition to their "baby book". "The Boys" and I are excited for you for September to get here pronto! We have sniffles of joy for you.

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  34. Yeaa!!! We look forward to hearing about their first days in their new Forever Home. They are both so beautiful. PS: thanks for telling us how to pronounce Beignet. We were gonna have to ask... :)

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  35. Congratulations Paula!!...We are so happy you got your first choice, the kitties that you really connected with!...They are both gorgeous babies and seem to have bonded with you immediately!...We can't wait until you can bring them home and start your new life together!...Much love and big hugs...J, Calle, Halle, Sukki

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  36. Yay! I was right! MOL They are so cute and such adorable names! Congrats...We're so happy for you and the new babies!

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  37. So wonderful Mom Paula!
    Purrs
    Abby

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  38. We so love those names! We can't wait until they come live with you! *breaks out the jazz band and dances around the house*

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  39. That's great news! They are adorable, and we're so glad you were able to make what must have been a very tough decision. :)

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  40. Concatulations to you, Paula! They are beautiful and will be so happy together. The names are purrfect,
    too!

    Hugs & our best,
    Julie and Tom

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  41. Paula, I am over the moon for all three of you! Truffle and Beignet are adorable, and it is going to be so much fun to watch them grow up, I don't know much about persian cats so I'm very excited to see how they develop.
    I bet Angel Praline is anxious to guide them into all sorts of naughtiness, too.
    xx Trish

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  42. Beautiful! Happy healthy kittens are such a joy!! Time will fly and they will be home with you before you know it.

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  43. So cute - squeee! Love the bit in the video where Truffle has apparently fallen asleep while being held...very laid back! You are going to have so many adventures with this terrible twosome... Glad you have a boy cat, cuddly boy cats are so loving.

    Kate and Dora

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  44. What a beautiful kittens!
    Have You seen the Caucasian cats?
    caucasusgeography.blogspot.com
    I follow Your blog....

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  45. They are so darling! Hugs and kisses and headbutts to Truffle and Beignet!

    Luf, Us and Maw

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  46. Congratulations! They look so very sweet-natured and are adorable. And their names are Puurrfect Confections.

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  47. Congratulations! You have two beautiful furbabies. I love the names!

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  48. There really is nothing than a kitty playing! Congrats on your two new furkids!

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  49. Oh Paula, they are purrfect! :)

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  50. welcome precious new babies. How beautiful you are and what a joy to your mommy. xxoxo

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  51. Niiiice! Buddah and I are very happy for you!

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  52. ::happy dancing:: WOOOO HOOOOO!!!! we is sooooooooooo 'acited for you!!!!!!

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  53. They are adorable! We are looking forward to them coming home with you.

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  54. AWwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww!!!! We are SO happy the two you chose are the ones you wanted :) We are all very excited !!!!!!!! We cannot wait to watch them grow :) Oh happy day!
    WELCOME Truffle and Beignet :)
    Purrs Tillie and Georgia,
    Tiger,Treasure ans JoyJoy

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  55. What precious babies! We are so happy for you. We shall enjoy watching them grow and hear all about how they'll rule your heart.

    We hope the mama kitty that lost her kitten is doing better.

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  56. Concatulations Miss Paula. They are very cute and we love the names too.

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  57. so cute! :) Found you from the blog hop :)

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  58. We are so excited for you. They are adorable. We think you are going to be so happy have a pair of littermates. Mom says they are so close are such great companions for each other. We can't wait to officially meet them.

    Cody and Gracie

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  59. We can't wait to watch these little furballs become beautiful felines, like us...Mommy loves the names and thought you might go for the sister/brother pairing.
    Purrs and snuggles to all of you.
    Taz, Runt, and Charles

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  60. Wonderful news! You couldn't go wrong with any choice.

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  61. They are darling!! You make a great looking family!!

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  62. Congrats on your new companions! My guess is Sweet Praline had a paw in sending those kittens to you! I look forward to watching them grow up! Thanks for sharing with us! They are adorable!

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