Tag: Maltipoo

Memorial Day + Celebrating the Red, White and Blue

Memorial Day commemorates all men and women who have died in military service for the U.S. defending our democracy and freedom. source A day set aside to honor those men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Mason Jar Dessert: Stars and Stripes Berry Trifles A day to wave the flag, salute the stars…

Dog Sitting and Sitting Dogs

Happy Monday, I hope you had a good week! I took the week off to paws and play while dog sitting for my sister-in-law’s pups while she was away. Maddie & Zoe, are 5 and 3-year-old Maltipoos, and together were too frenetic for Gracie, who is 13. Gracie says she was outnumbered and a week…

Happy Independence Day and Centerpiece

Happy 4th of July! I put together a quick and easy centerpiece in celebration of the red, white and blooming hydrangeas in an ironstone pitcher, serving as a vase. And exercised my freedom and independence, using a ‘Happy 4th of July’ cake topper/banner, atop the hydrangeas instead of a cake. ;) You can find at the…

Dog Whispering and National Love Your Pet Day

 February 20th is National Love Your Pet Day and the unofficial holiday set aside to pamper your pets. Of course if you’re a pet owner, everyday is Love Your Pet Day! Approximately 39% of US households own at least one dog and 33% own at least one cat. Pets can actually help decrease your blood pressure and stress. Chloe…

Puppy Play Date and Howl-oween Pumpkin Dog Treats!

Chloe & Gracie had play date with their cousins, Maddie & Zoe. They’re ready for Howl-oween and a few  treats! I found dog sweaters for Howl-oween at T.J. Maxx back in August. The XS sizes were $5.99 and the medium sizes for Chloe & Gracie were $7.99. There’s nothing we like better than a few treats! I…

White Dog Therapy

Sometimes the best therapy comes on four legs. With unconditional love and licks. . . And a laugh when you need it. Maddie and Zoe were the best therapy for my mother-in-law after my father-in-law passed away. Perfectly sized at 4 and 8 lbs, to sit on her lap and keep her company. We kept them for a…

White Dog Love: They’re Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

There’s a lot of white dog love around here. . . Ranging from 4 to 14 pounds. We’re puppy sitting for my mother-in-law while she’s in the hospital. Chloe and Gracie are old ladies who have had to learn to share with a very energetic 4-month old Zoe, and 2-year old Maddie, both Maltipoos. When you go from 2 dogs to 4, it…