It all starts today. After spending the last year or so saving every penny we could and planning our escape from the viciousness of renting, we're about to start looking at houses again. It's not going to be an easy task because the city we live in is very expensive, and our maximum budget will… Continue reading House Hunters NC: The Super Low Budget Version
My little rat terrier mix Crackers has quite the attitude, so neither of us were thrilled that he had to go to the vet today for his yearly exam and vaccines plus a much-needed nail trim. I knew it would be an ordeal. I didn't know that he would literally be mad at me for… Continue reading Crackers And The Vet Ordeal
I love both of my dogs equally and they both present their own unique challenges. Since we adopted both very young, it's been an adventure that's as close as I'd ever like to come to raising actual toddlers. Crackers has been throwing a fit lately when I try to put him in his separate room… Continue reading Dog Mom Life: Insomnia For The Greater Good
My 20-lb rat terrier mix Crackers can be the sweetest little pup in the world when he wants to be. He can also be a major asshole when he wants to be. When my husband and I adopted him, we thought we had this dog parenting thing figured out thanks to Miles the Jacked Russell.… Continue reading Crackers And The Battle Of The Sweater
Hello humans! I haven't been able to write to you in awhile because my mom's been so busy, and I need her to help me type because my paws are too big for her phone or computer. It's been a long stressful few months for me as a dog. My mom was home with us… Continue reading How I Made My Mom Stop Leaving Every Day – By Crackers
Getting a puppy for Christmas is one of those adorable quintessential holiday moments that we see so often in movies. Of course it's cute; the little puppy wags its tail, licks its new person's face, and they live happily ever after, right? Wrong. Unfortunately, those movies don't tell the whole story. They don't show you… Continue reading Don’t Get Your Kids A Puppy For Christmas Unless You’re Prepared To Raise A Grown Dog!
I'm basically the dorkiest dog mom on the planet, and one of my biggest struggles is resisting my pups' adorable begging techniques when I'm eating something they want (which is everything, let's be honest...I could be chewing on a clove of raw garlic and they would beg for a bite...not that I would do that… Continue reading Two Versions Of Doggy-Friendly Cake For Your Special Fur Kid’s Occasion