Grooming my dogs is not my favorite thing to do. None of them (save the blind deaf dog, go figure) particularly like the bath, and it's a huge pain to get a mammoth like Sissy in and out of our very large bathtub. (Side note: ladies, I finally found a tub that you can lay in AND the girls are … [Read more...] about Are You Using A Sub-Par Dog Hair Brush?
Winter time got you down? Feelin the "stuck inside because the weather outside may give me frostbite" blues? Me too. Except we have wind and rain here in the PNW. That means that the trees are falling, the ponds are turning to lakes and the mud is sliding. It's a lovely time. Today's craft utilizes … [Read more...] about DIY Wooden Coasters With FREE Print Files
I love the holidays. Whether it is decorating the Christmas tree, or driving around town trying to find the house with the best Christmas lights, this time of year makes me the happiest. I love the sparkle and imagination that comes alive with the holidays. Today I am going to show you how to turn … [Read more...] about Making Christmas Memories The Old Fashioned Way
Don't Be A TICK- I have talked lots about Buster, but I have not yet introduced you to the rest of my crew. Ahhh, patients grasshopper, there is much to learn! Today, I am going to introduce you to my 2 girls, Natas and Sissy, and explain to you why traditional flea and tick prevention methods do … [Read more...] about Don’t Be A TICK- things you need to know about ticks
We ditched cable, and you should too! When my son was born, about 5 years ago, the bills were stacking up. My husband was laid off from the local mill and I clearly was not working. We had to take some drastic measures to stay afloat. This included the normal cutting out Starbucks and … [Read more...] about We Ditched Cable, And You Should Too