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The Unveiling

Time for my big surprise. And it's actually mostly for my niece, but I wanted to share it with my readers as well. I nicknamed my niece Squeaker when she was just a few days old because she squeaked instead of crying. It soon became a tradition to get her mice from the places we traveled. (My sister used to receive boxes and I received bells from our grandparents when they traveled.) So while I was sitting in Washington D.C. for a month I was hatching a plan. I went and bought a very cute mouse who I need your help naming. I will put a poll on the side of the blog for the next few weeks, because he really needs a name. And if you have any suggestions that aren't in the poll, just comment!

My few name choices:
Hanz
Von Mousenburg
Little Mouse
Piepsen (read peepsen, German for squeak)


And here is the first of many pictures to come of (mouse without a name) traveling the world:

10 comments:

Dreary Mouse said...

awesome! I love mice too :)
one my nicknames is Dreary Mouse. I often write as a mouse on my blog:
mossmountain.blogspot.com

And I have a lot of mice in my Etsy shop:
mossmountain.etsy.com

I like the name Hanz for the mouse. Or, maybe Pippin as in Lord of the Rings)

Amie McCracken said...

Pippin is cute, I will have to add that one.

Anonymous said...

SAM which stands for Samantha and Mouse

mom

Anonymous said...

add a jr. after Sam

mom

Cora Kemp said...

YAY!!!!!!!!!!! and wow........ we still haven't named him? geeze we suck at that! Poll is a good plan! :)

O'Brien said...

AJ doesn't like the names....what about El Gigante!!!

Anonymous said...

we're not naming AJ, just alittle mouse
mom

*Bri said...

Oh Ams, I love it!! And I say Piepsen.

Amie McCracken said...

Ha ha ha, yea AJ it's not for you it's for the mouse.

O'Brien said...

he he....too funny!!! I'll let AJ know:)
By the way, I LOVE IT, and so does Sam