Because I Said So

Browsing Category:

dogs

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  ...

Continue Reading

dogs

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  ...

Continue Reading

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  ...

Continue Reading

dogs

Dog Days of Summer

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post.  We (Laney and I) received the Kong toy to review as part of Chewy.com‘s blogger review program.  Since Laney has yet to learn how to write, I am reviewing on her behalf. As always, all opinions and pictures are my own! (oh and Laney’s) See Laney’s other posts here and here ! It’s only the third day of summer officially, but it’s been in the 100s here for a while. So what happens when your fur  ...

Continue Reading