Two exciting March premieres on Nat Geo WILD and Enter to win a $25 PETCO GC & Garden Tool Set

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You can always count on Nat Geo WILD for great family entertainment. Next week Nat Geo WILD brings two exciting premieres that you wont want to miss. Aloha Vet Premieres Saturday, March 21, 9 PM ET/PT Island hop with one of Hawaii’s best-known veterinarians, Dr. Scott Sims, as he treats animals on the go. Unlike most vets, Dr. Sims sees both wild and domestic animals, large and small, and … [Read more...]

Cesar 911 & Unlikely Animal Friends premiering on Nat Geo WILD #Giveaway

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I'm excited to announce that I have partnered with with Nat Geo Channel, as part of their Bloggers Gone Wild program. Moving forward I will be sharing exciting news about upcoming programming, events and more fun stuff happening at Nat Geo WILD. It's going to be wildly fun for the whole family! We currently have two cool black cats, and one spoiled princess of a basset hound as part of the … [Read more...]

7 things on Sunday: ways to pass the time while home sick

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Since I've been sick for the past three weeks with a pretty bad case of pneumonia, I thought I would list seven ways to pass the time while home sick. 1. Movies! Thank goodness we have the Xfinity X1 Platform with On Demand, it literally has thousands of movies to chose from. 2. Sleep. And lot's of it. 3. Read. If you can! I started a book this week, but then the infection moved … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Enjoyed an over night visit with friends. 2. Had to decline an offer to attend an exciting Hollywood press trip, due to bad timing. 3. Baked yummy Pumpkin bars with cream cheese frosting. 4. Had our carpets and furniture cleaned. 5. Gave our dog a bath at a do-it-yourself grooming place. 6. Cleaned out and organized our linen … [Read more...]

Cozy Cat Furniture review, A purrrfect gift for any cat owner

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I recently received a Discount Window Cat Perch with Cradle to review for our 2014 Holiday Gift Guide. The perch sits 31 inches high to give cats a nice view out most windows. If you have cats, you already know this is as good as it gets in the way of entertainment for these playful pets. Our two cats, Harley and Raphael love this perch and sit, sleep and play on it … [Read more...]

Purina Beyond natural pet food Review & Coupon Giveaway

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Purina has launched its newest line of cat and dog food – Beyond. Available at Mejer. Purina Beyond natural pet food Beyond starts with natural ingredients. Real meat, poultry or fish is the #1 ingredient, but that’s only the beginning. We’re selective about what goes into our food. But we also say no to corn, wheat and soy, added artificial colors, flavors and preservatives and … [Read more...]

Just in-time for fall, Febreze Home Harvest Collection Review @Walmart @SheSpeaksUp #FebrezeFall

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored post on behalf of Walmart, SheSpeaks and Febreze. All opinions expressed and photos used are 100% honest and my own. Fall is by far my favorite season. Here in Michigan fall brings crisp, cooler temps, and a lot of beautiful color change. Each year I look forward to celebrating the delicious rich flavors and scents associated with fall, like pumpkin, vanilla and … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I did over the past seven days. 1. Enjoyed a fun evening with Maleficent. Becca is in-love with this costume. 2. Stayed up way too late binge watching Grey's Anatomy with my teenage daughter. 3. Dealt with a headache five out of the last six days. Still throbbing. 4. Took our dog Roxy camping and to the beach for the first time. She loved it. 5. Got by brows waxed at my … [Read more...]

Target Pharmacy, smart for the whole family! #TargetSponsored

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Content and/or other value provided by our partner, Target. All opinions are my own. Being someone who is always short on time, I love a one stop shop. Only thing I love even more is a good bargain, so it makes total sense that Target is my go-to store for just about everything. I recently shared my family's experience with switching to Target Pharmacy, and to this day I am so glad that … [Read more...]

Milo’s Kitchen Treat Truck Tour

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We love to spoil our Basset Hound, Foxy Roxy with all kinds of tasty treats. Already, a fan of Milo's Kitchen products we were super excited to hear about Milo's Kitchen Treat Truck Tour and that it will be making a stop here in the Detroit area. Each stop on the tour is filled with fun activities like: Free samples Family portraits Personalized giveaways Enjoy our … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven (or eight this week) days. 1. Hosted a baby shower for my daughter and her husband. 2. Enjoyed dinner and playing cards with my parents. 3. Took our granddaughter and our dog for a long walk. 4. Had to take my new (used) car in for transmission work. 5. Watched most of season two of Orange Is The New Black, and felt disappointed. 6. Sold an … [Read more...]

Milk-Bone Brushing Chews & $25 Visa Card giveaway

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Our basset hound (Foxy Roxy) is more than just a pet, she's part of our family. So, it's important to us to keep her both happy and healthy. I've recently blogged our experience of receiving the new Milk-Bone® Brushing Chews. These chews were developed to transform at-home dental care for dogs. Not only is Roxy enjoying them, but she is brushing her own teeth, everyday, just like the rest of … [Read more...]

Seven things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1. Enjoyed having my sister and her family over for dinner. 2. Scored $134 worth of groceries for $87, by using coupons. 3. Was disappointed by the season finale of Suits. (I love Harvey and Scotty together) 4. Firmed up travel dates for a movie set visit next month. (The Best of Me by Nicolas Sparks) 5. Enjoyed dinner and a celebrity … [Read more...]

$100 Petmate giveaway

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Welcome to the $100 Walk In The Park Petmate Giveaway! Jenns Blah Blah Blog and her super awesome blogging buddies bring you a chance to win an awesome prize package valued at $100 for your furry friend!  Super thank you to Petmate, without them we wouldn't be able to have this giveaway! One lucky person will win a prize package for their pet, valued at $100 thanks to our amazing sponsors … [Read more...]

Neater Feeder Pet Bowls Review & Giveaway

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I recently received a Neater Feeder feeding system for Roxy to review. Neater Feeder is the first on the market that manages mess by containing and separating spilled food from spilled water. Roxy was more than willing to help me open the box, and set up her new feeding system. As you can see, she was very excited. I don't blame her, the Neater Feeder is a nice set up. Looks … [Read more...]

New! Milk-Bone Brushing Chews Review & Digital Coupon

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I recently received this nice package of New Milk-Bone Brushing Chews for my Foxy Roxy to review. Roxy knew before I even opened the box that there was something tasty inside for her. She knows the brand Milk-Bones when she hears it. What she doesn't know is that these new Milk-Bone Brushing chews are a new dog treat to help create a daily dental care regimen. They’re clinically … [Read more...]

New Mr. Clean Liquid Muscle Multi-Purpose Cleaner Review #MrCleanMorePower @SheSpeaksUp

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Cleaning; it's a never ending task for most families. Ours is no different. I have to admit, I really love a clean house, but living with kids and three pets it can sometimes be a real challenge. Being a mom that works outside of the home, there just never seems to be enough time. I guess that's why I hold such high standards to the products I chose to clean with. I need to know they're going to … [Read more...]

Happy Dog Box Review & 50% Off Deal

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This winter has been hard on all of us, even Roxy. Feeling the lack of walks and trips to the park, I think she's been battling a case of the winter blues. Enter HappyDogBox.com ! About Happy Dog Box: HappyDogBox.com's goal is to make your dog happier and healthier while saving you time and money. A monthly subscription that will surprise you with the most amazing box of hand-selected, … [Read more...]

My Favorite Blog Posts of 2013

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Looking through my 2013 archives brings back a lot of great memories. There are so many things that I enjoyed sharing with my readers. Below is a list of what stands out to me as my favorite thirteen blog posts of 2013. 1. Good Times @ Castaway Bay & #Giveaway A great weekend making memories with my girls. 2. Remembering My Grandmother and Carrying On Tradition A personal post in … [Read more...]

My favorite Instagrams from 2013

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I love Instagram! Below is a list of ten favorites from 2013! Photo-bombed! Sighed by Elizabeth Gilbert Now that's a keeper! The fish and my dad..lol Sweetness.. our granddaughter & Roxy watching cartoons. My family's reaction to me using technology during our camping trip. Puppies! Love when family members add to their pack. No more … [Read more...]