AKC Dog Breed Selector – the right dog for you!

Doggies

It’s a known fact, I’m a dog lover. I grew up with dogs, and I want my children to have the same experiences of bonding with a dog as I did. After all – dogs are man’s best friend. And it’s true! There’s nothing better than coming home and receiving a greeting from your dog who is ever so glad to see you and willingly displays that emotion. My partners over at AKC want to help people make that special bond by helping you know how to pick the right dog for you, with the AKC Dog Breed Selector. 

AKC Dog Breed Selector - the right dog for you!

When thinking about getting a dog for yourself, or your family, the most important thing to consider is the right breed for the right situation. It can make all the difference in the world. There’s many factors to consider when choosing your pet. You have to know yourself and your circumstances before making the all important decision that effects not only you, but the dog you plan to integrate into your family. You should only consider getting a dog if you’re willing to make the long-term commitment of having a pet for 10+ years – they depend on you to make the right decision, because they have no choice in the matter….

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4th of July Food Table Must-Haves

4th of July Food Table Must-Haves

This post is promoted by Target. Decorating for each holiday is something I love to do, but let’s face it – not all holidays are equal when it comes to decorations. I have Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas decor up for a month each, but the multitude of decorations is what can be astounding. For one…

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Saving my Feet from Cracked Summer Heels

How to Save Your Summer Cracked Heels and Your Stylish Feet

With the summer heat, travel, and frequent sandal-wear, my feet are suffering! After I hit 30, I began battling cracked heels, and let me tell you, it’s not a pretty thing. Ugly cracked heels, or bandaged covered heels, don’t make an excellent fashion statement. Because this happens to be the icky state of my feet…

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Share Your Hometown Hero for a Chance at Free Cookies"

Share Your Hometown Hero for a Chance at Free Cookies

With Father’s Day just passed, you have probably heard plenty of people talk about their dad, the hero. Well MY dad (and this may sound a tad bit biased), but MY dad is the real deal, and my hometown hero. Let me tell you why I will be submitting my dad’s name to the Mrs Fields’…

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Affordable Kids Furniture and Decor

Affordable Kids Furniture and Decor

Among all of the remodeling Keith and I have been doing, are the kids’ bedrooms. Lucky for us, the kids’ rooms haven’t taken nearly as much work (or money) as the rest of the house. Miss Bea wasn’t thrilled with the avocado green and cow pie brown paint on the walls, and she was in…

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9 Water Park Tips to Make the Most of Your Day

9 Water Park Tips to Make the Most of Your Day

Summer is here and I’m sure many of us will be spending some time near the water. Whether you are boating, splashing by the pool or spending a day of fun at a water park near you, I think it is important to be prepared. My family is heading out for a full day of…

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Blue Man Group

The Perfect Universal Orlando Vacation

It’s no secret that I like to have some serious fun at theme parks. Each of my 4 kids feel the same way, but my husband can take it or leave it. He doesn’t like crowds or long lines. When I told him we’d be visiting the Wizarding World of Harry Potter (yes, he is…

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Tips on Planning an Orlando Vacation

Tips for Planning an Orlando Vacation

Tackling your first Orlando, Florida vacation can be quite daunting. Which theme parks do you visit? Where do you stay? What other Floridian attractions do you experience while in Florida, etc.? I have a series of posts I will be rolling out over the next week, with tips for planning an Orlando vacation planning you…

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