Our Easter Weekend Traditions

For those who observe it, happy Easter weekend! Our family considers itself to be more spiritual than religious, but we still celebrate Easter, and we go for it, man. Even before we had kids, I always put together a little … Continue reading

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Wishing Everyone a Wonderful Holiday Weekend!

As the world slows for a bit to enjoy Christmas and Hanukkah this weekend, we want to wish you all a wonderful holiday with your family members, both two- and four-legged. We’d hoped to enjoy a… [[ This is a … Continue reading

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Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Gets Ready for a Weekend Conference

This weekend I’m off to American Pets Alive, a conference sponsored by Austin Pets Alive (where our cats Ochi and Lucky were adopted). The conference is in Austin on the University of Texas… [[ This is a summary only. Click … Continue reading

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Weekend Warriors: 6 Ideas for Rewarding Kids with Active Playtime

Now that the school year is fully in progress (it has been six weeks since Essley started preschool and she is smitten with it, by the way), the weather is cooling off, and it’s getting dark earlier, it’s been a … Continue reading

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Happy 4th! Happy Weekend! Happy Summer!

Did the excessive use of exclamation points in the subject adequately convey my current level of enthusiasm? If not, here’s one more! I’m just stopping in today to wish all of you here in the states a happy 4th of … Continue reading

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Iditarod 2015 starts this weekend!

To me, it’s a chance to see beautiful dogs compete at the uppermost level under extreme circumstances. Oh, yeah, and the scenery’s pretty terrific, too! Here’s how the official Iditarod website describes this epic event: “The Last Great Race on … Continue reading

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Saturday Survey: National Pet Adoption Weekend

This weekend, PetSmart stores in the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico have a space for local shelters to set up adoption events in honor of National Pet Adoption weekend. Are you participating? Click here for further info. Until next time, … Continue reading

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Lazy Weekend + Garden Beginnings

This was Robbie’s last weekend in town for a while, and I’m taking a little road trip next weekend, so we decided that this weekend would a nice, lazy (for the most part) one spent close to home.  On Friday … Continue reading

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