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Three Tips for Bringing Your Dog to the Beach

This past week, Josh and I went on a marathon of a vacation. It started out with my family at a condo in Navarre Beach that included a trip to the dog beach, transitioned to a vacation with my company that was also company paid, and ended at my aunt’s condo and a concert in Orange Beach. Like I said, marathon. While we were in Navarre Beach, which is the most beautiful, serene beach between Pensacola and Fort Walton/Destin, we took Laney to the dog beach. It can be a lot of work  ...

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dogs, Travel

Life is Better on a Boat

It’s officially summer and the temperatures in South Louisiana are heating up, fast! When I was little, summer meant pool parties and going to the beach. Now that I’m older, I still frequent the pool, but getting away to the beach takes coordination and time we (my husband and I) don’t always have. Instead, taking our boat out can be a day trip or even an overnight trip (if we stay at our friend’s camp), weather permitting! A little back story: Josh bought a boat  ...

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Greedy Pup

This post was sponsored by Chewy.com. As always, all opinions are my own. I’ve talked about the pros and cons of moving back home and another huge plus for moving back home was that Laney, the dog-child, gets a yard to play in. That, and the fact that I don’t have to walk her in the morning, I just let her outside to do her thing without having to hover over her. Which is heavenly, by the way. Currently, Josh and I split custody (which sounds more awful than it is–but  ...

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dogs, Recipes

Homemade Puppy Pops

This post was sponsored by Chewy.com. As always, all opinions are my own. It’s hotter than hot these days. I’ve been looking for ways to help Laney beat the heat (staying inside, getting in the pool, etc.) Making Puppy Pops is by far her favorite! (similar to Frosty Paws, but way less expensive) INGREDIENTS 1/2 TBS Honey 1/2 Tbs. Peanut Butter 1 cup of Plain Yogurt 3-4 apple slices Handful of Sojos Good Dog Apple Dumpling Treats DIRECTIONS: All you have to do is put the  ...

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