How Much is Too Much? Spoiling Your Dog Affordably

Can we really put a dollar amount on the things we love? We don’t love products for their prices, we appreciate them for the services they provide. Some products help us cultivate our style and other products help us survive in our day-to-day living. It’s the same situation for our four-legged companions. Our dogs need […]

Happily Ever After with Meow Mix® & Fresh Step® #WalmartLovesCats

This post brought to you by Fresh Step and Meow Mix. All opinions are 100% mine. Steve has really enjoyed his Meow Mix® Tender Centers Salmon & Turkey Flavors with Vitality Bursts. Wanna know how I’m absolutely sure? Because my Snarfling Hog managed to eat an entire 13.5 pound bag of cat food in less than […]

Meow Mix® and Fresh Step® keep my cat and I happy #WalmartLovesCats

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fresh Step and Meow Mix for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Steve is a snarfling hog. I'm sorry, I love him, but it's true. One of the reasons I think he's such a love bug is I used to have to pet him […]

Welcome to the family, Steve the Cat! #WalmartLovesCats

This post brought to you by Fresh Step and Meow Mix. All opinions are 100% mine. Steve wasn’t an intentional addition to our family. I found him in our backyard, one day this past November. He was scrawny, smelly, cold & hungry. I brought him into our garage, gave him some food & water, & […]

Loving Life with ALPO® Brand Dog Food! #HappyStartsHere

This post brought to you by ALPO® Brand Dog Food   . All opinions are 100% mine. I talk about our Ginger dog on the blog and my social media accounts all the time, so I know you'll remember how much she loved ALPO® wet dog food. Since trying it, for the first time, a few […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Nature’s Variety Instinct Dog Treats #giftguide

Ginger has gotten very good at this review thing! As soon as she saw this box of dog treats, she ran over to the living room and struck a perfect “I’m such a good girl” doggy pose. Silly girl! She must have known how yummy these doggy treats from Nature’s Variety would be! These gluten-free […]

Holiday Gift Guide: Dog Park Publishing Calendars & Dog Treats #giftguide

Years ago, Chris and I used to own a Pit Bull. His name was Conan and he was the most amazing dog… our son used to play with him and lay on him and pull his ears and tail and Conan just loved him. Coney Norris (as we used to call him) passed away from […]

What would your pup do for Purina® Beggin’ Strips®?

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Purina. All opinions are 100% mine. Our Ginger dog may not be able to talk but she sure knows how to show us when she likes something! That includes her favorite treats. Ginger does the "bucking hippo" dance when she's really excited about a […]

Ginger Can’t Stop Sniffin’ ALPO®!

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of ALPO® Brand Dog Food for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. At almost 12 years old, Ginger has tried many dog foods in her lifetime and although we have always fed Ginger a dry kibble, I have often wondered if she would rather enjoy a […]

Fun ChalkboardDogs! from

My memory is a lot like Dory’s from Little Nemo so anything I can do to remind myself of important dates and events make my life easier. The lovely people over at Steadfast Friends sent our family this great organizational tool for review — a ChalkboardDogs!™ in the shape of a Labrador Retriever. When our ChalkboardDogs!™ […]

Find stress relief for dogs from Comfort Zone® with D.A.P.®

This post brought to you by Comfort Zone® products. All opinions are 100% mine. When I heard about the Comfort Zone® products for dogs, I knew that my sister might be interested in trying one of their diffusers for her three pups. They aren’t particularly “bad” dogs but they are a challenge for her sometimes! Please […]

Ginger playing with the new Toys“R”Us Pets collection

Our Ginger dog loves her toys, as you probably know by now! She has a whole basket full of a variety of toys and balls behind the couch and we love adding new toys for her to enjoy. Recently we received a box filled with the brand new Toys“R”Us Pets collection dog toys from PetSmart.  “Our […]