Skip to Content

Is Your Dog Overweight? How to Prevent Obesity in Dogs

This post is sponsored by Dexas International, creators of some of my favorite travel and camping essentials for dogs. I only work with brands I use and would personally recommend, and I think Dexas rocks. I am not a veterinarian, nor am I a veterinary nutritionist. What I am is a passionate dog mom who …

Read More about Is Your Dog Overweight? How to Prevent Obesity in Dogs

Dog-Friendly Adventures at Crystal Mountain Resort Near Mt. Rainer

Thank you Crystal Mountain Resort for hosting Sitka and me in exchange for this honest review of our experience. Spoiler alert: we can’t wait to go back. Crystal Mountain Resort, a ski area located near Mt. Rainier is a place I’ve heard about my entire life, having grown up in Washington. However, the fact that …

Read More about Dog-Friendly Adventures at Crystal Mountain Resort Near Mt. Rainer

Emergency Preparedness: Creating a Disaster Plan for Your Pet

This post is sponsored by TailTrax, an innovative app for pet parents that allows you to store all of your pet’s most important information to access anytime, anywhere. All opinions are my own and I think TailTrax rules. With the rise in natural disasters due to climate change, like hurricanes, floods, and wildfires, it’s becoming …

Read More about Emergency Preparedness: Creating a Disaster Plan for Your Pet

25 Deals and Steals from the REI Labor Day Sale

It’s here, it’s here! It’s the REI Labor Day sale with all the fun items for your future outdoor needs. I am definitely all about scoring a good deal and will often wait for REI sales to stock up on items I need for camping, backpacking, and trail running. Whether you’re looking to replace long …

Read More about 25 Deals and Steals from the REI Labor Day Sale

The Budget-Friendly Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger

SPOT LLC sent me the SPOT X 2-Way Satellite Messenger for me to test and provide an honest review. All opinions are my own. I spend hours trail running in the woods alone with Sitka most weekends and always thought about carrying a satellite messenger with me, just in case, but ultimately never actually went …

Read More about The Budget-Friendly Spot X 2-Way Satellite Messenger

9 Dog-Friendly Trails in Bend, Oregon

Bend, Oregon is a popular year-round destination for anyone who enjoys being active in the outdoors. It is especially popular for those who travel with their dogs! I lived there for about eight months and had a chance to explore some of the amazing dog-friendly trails in Bend. The small mountain town can get pretty …

Read More about 9 Dog-Friendly Trails in Bend, Oregon

11 Crate Training Benefits for Your Dog’s Health & Safety

Many dog owners talk about crate training benefits, but if you’re new to dog ownership or you’ve always had a dog that does well free roaming in the home, then you may wonder what the point of crate training is and whether it’s really necessary. The benefits of crating a dog go beyond just keeping …

Read More about 11 Crate Training Benefits for Your Dog’s Health & Safety

A Dog Friendly Guide to Gatlinburg, TN and the Great Smoky Mountains

I partnered with Hotels.com to bring you this dog-friendly guide to Gatlinburg, TN Straddling the border between North Carolina and Tennessee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park is known for its diversity of plants and animals, Appalachian mountain culture, and beautiful scenery. It is one of the most-visited national parks in the country. Of course, traveling …

Read More about A Dog Friendly Guide to Gatlinburg, TN and the Great Smoky Mountains