Where I found the Steampunk Goggles for my Dogs

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Creative, Gear Review|

Before Orbit ... I wanted goggles for Maggie.   And I found these doggles on Amazon. We had ideas of bringing her along on motorcycle rides.  But Maggie hated the sound of the motorcycle.  And having her in a dog backback along for the ride is not safe. So we ditched that idea. But I got [...]

Buck Moon Pack Hike with Real Pet Food

By | July 16th, 2017|Categories: Dog Friendly San Diego, Meet Ups, San Diego, Training and socialization|

Pack Hike during a Full Moon? Yes Please Saw this invite on Real Pet Food and after reading their event invite we were excited to go.  As a active person and dog lover, I look for social gatherings where I can bring my dog.  But I don't randomly attend every single event.  I don't like dog [...]

Huntington Beach Meet Up

By | July 16th, 2017|Categories: Beaches, Instagram Dogs, Meet Ups|

We met up with @GirlPlusBulldogs, @Margeaux_sage and @Axel_the_bully We were jazzed when we heard our friend @GirlPlusBulldogs were coming to visit the US.  And we made a plan to connect with her while she was in California.  We've loved her account for quite some time. Monday's Are Better Together 💓 | #weloveeachother...sometimes #okaygetoffme A post shared [...]

Why Comment Pods Could be Stifling Your Instagram Account

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Instagram|

Comment Pods - What Are They? WHO: An Instagram Comment Pod is a group not to exceed 15 people who are in the same niche and have a mutual goal to increase their following. WHAT:  The goal of the group is to leverage the algorithm to favor their posts.  The way this is done is by [...]

Amazon Prime Day 2017 – Our Favorite Dog Product Items to Watch Out For

By | July 10th, 2017|Categories: Gear Review|

I do all of my shopping on Amazon with the exception of grocery items Ding Dong UPS Delivery - Your Amazon Prime Order Has Arrived I love Amazon Prime.  If I can order it on Amazon I will.  I save on having to sit in my car (gas, insurance, and time spent) to buy things.  Instead [...]

Dog Days of Summer at Petco Park and the Barking Yard

By | June 30th, 2017|Categories: Dog Friendly San Diego|

Petco celebrates Dogs and their Owners Once a year Petco Park opens it's doors to the dogs of San Diego.  More than 500 dogs and their humans can enjoy the game in the Barking Yard.  There's a "Tail-Gate Party" prior to the start of the evening game. We were guests of Petco this year and invited [...]

Itchy Dog? Learn the difference between dog skin and human skin

By | June 26th, 2017|Categories: Allergies|

The epidermis of a dog is only 3 to 5 cells thick while in humans it is at least 10 to 15 cells thick. As I dig deeper in my research about a holistic approach to my dog's skin allergies, I wanted to find a spray that I could use to help moisturize and protect Maggie's [...]

Should I get another dog

By | June 19th, 2017|Categories: Pet Parenthood|

I'm certain that if my internet usage was known to Instagrammers that had two dogs .... they would have "all the frights" (as in doggo - language).  I remember I stalked Smidge and Doodle.   Littermates and sisters.  I would analyze how they played, how close they sat, and try to ascertain by looking at that [...]

Dog Friendly Vista, Instagrammable Murals and the Yellow Deli Review

By | June 18th, 2017|Categories: Dog Friendly San Diego|Tags: |

Murals in downtown Vista, CA A year ago I enrolled in a training program with The Pet Whisperers for Maggie.  One of those Saturday afternoons found us in downtown Vista.  where we walked by multiple murals.  At that time I couldn't really stop to take that many photos (training class and all) so I made a [...]

Blog Like No One is Watching

By | June 17th, 2017|Categories: Blogging|

Did you ever journal? At any given time I have at least 3 "journals" floating around my house.  One is my "dream" journal.  The other tracks my goals, while one is for random thoughts. I write for myself.  I have no intention of publishing any of those diaries.  And it's the same for blogging.  Most successful [...]