5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Boarding Kennel for Your Dog

I recently touched on how stressful it can be to prepare for a family vacation. While visiting my local Coinstar machine to cash in for a Starbucks Gift Card is certainly a fun item to check off my to-do list, there’s definitely one thing that has always caused a knot in my stomach. That one […]

Wordless Wednesday – Walt Disney World Memories 2004

Fun Apps for No Shave November & Men’s Health Movember

When I first met my husband, over 25 years ago, he had gray hairs that stood out on his head of mostly black locks. I think it bothered him a little since we were only 17 at the time, but there was something about it that I found handsome. Over the years the gray hairs […]

Starbucks Gift Card Giveaway & Thanksgiving Survival Tips

I don’t know about you, but I can’t believe Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away. I mean, I love Thanksgiving. It’s actually my favorite holiday, but there’s usually a lot of work that goes into putting together the perfect Thanksgiving dinner┬áso I’m actually a little excited that I won’t be doing any of that […]

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month & Purina’s Dog Training App

I have been saying for quite some time that I do not want any more pets in our home. We’ve had several over the years and I’ve loved each and every one of them, but when our beloved dog Jenna started to age and her health began to go downhill it took a major toll […]

Happy Back to the Future Day & Why I Miss August

In honor of Back to the Future Day, or just because I needed an excuse to incorporate this important historical day into a blog post, I thought it would be fun to take my own little trip back in time. Like all the way back to August because August was a good month for me […]

Wordless Wednesday – The Calm Before the Storm

Teenage Drivers, Back to School & A Parent/Child Contract

I don’t know about you, but I can’t believe we’re already three quarters of the way through September! It’s already the first day of Autumn and I’m doing my best to not think too far ahead because we all know that Fall leads to Winter and I simply don’t want to go there until I […]

Wordless Wednesday – Beach to Beacon Race Photos – The Good, The Bad, The Not-So-Pretty

*Photo credits: Game Face Media    

A Back-to-School Contract & Apps for Outdoor Adventures

I don’t know how you feel about your smartphone, but I personally love mine and pretty much never leave home without mine. If I did I’d feel lost (sometimes literally) and would most likely go back home to get my Samsung Galaxy S6 because if I didn’t there would be a good chance I’d hyperventilate […]