7 Best Image Editing Tools to Use for Your Photos

A picture can be priceless when it comes to storytelling.  It allows us to “show” instead of “tell” and it also allows us to express ourselves differently. I am a sucker for compelling images, and I’m not ashamed to admit that. I will flip through a book with an interesting cover, read magazine articles because […]

Do You Think Your Dog Might Have Allergies?

We received a free allergy test kit from Affordable Pet Testing; all statements and opinions are entirely our own. Austin and allergies go hand in hand–or, for many dogs, paw in paw. With our temperate climate, each season brings a new allergy threat: Mountain Cedar, Spring Trees, Summer Grasses, and Ragweed/Pigweed. That, of course, is on […]

Who Won #PlushPawsPremium Prizes?

This afternoon, we had so much fun hosting the #PlushPawsPremium Twitter party, sponsored by Plush Paws Products! We loved seeing everyone’s dog travel photos and hearing about your summer fun plans…and loved handing out prizes from the new Premium Collection by Plush Paws Products! Coupon Code During the party, we shared a special coupon code […]

Storytelling in Blog Content: Tell a Story With Photos

I’ve been storytelling since I was a little girl. In elementary school, we had book contests each year, and I would submit a story along with drawings on each page to illustrate the words I had written (I won first place for a couple years!). Nowadays, it’s even easier to write on the computer, and […]

A Look at the #PlushPawsPremium Prizes!

The countdown is on to Friday’s #PlushPawsPremium Twitter party, scheduled for 3pm ET (2pm CT, 1pm MT, noon PT) on Friday afternoon! We’ll be sharing a lot more about each product throughout the party but I wanted to take a quick look at the pre-party RSVP prize and the party prizes: RSVP Prize One lucky […]

How to Take a Last-Minute Trip with Your Dog

This week, an 11pm call from a South Texas nursing home where several of John’s elderly relatives reside meant an 8am trip the next day–with both Tiki and Barli. We like to spend the night when we go because the home is nearly a four-hour drive from our house but, like any trip, it involves […]

5 Ways to Keep Him Calm #AdaptilDog

This post is sponsored by CEVA Animal Health, makers of ADAPTIL® for dogs. All statements and opinions are entirely our own. As always, we only share products that we use with our own pets! Just one month after his adoption, Barli enjoyed his first overnight hotel stay. We had planned to get a little more […]