Built-In Dog Kennel

Last year I showed you my solution to the two large kennels taking over our lives.  It worked for the time being and for the most part I was happy with it…but as my husband says , “I can’t ever leave anything alone” and I knew I could make it better without sacrificing so much space.  Our garage entrance felt … Continue reading

Soft Claws {Stop the Scratching!}

Disclaimer: this post may contain affiliate links, but opinions expressed are always my own! If you have cats or know someone with cats this is something you definitely have to try!  I know I probably sound like an infomercial, but I have used Soft Claws for over a year now and I just have to tell you how thrilled I … Continue reading

Pond Update: The Battle of Spring Algae

Last summer I shared my pond building adventure and I am happy to report that I did finish the pond and the fish are thoroughly enjoying it!  It’s still a work in progress and I need to make a trip to the local water garden supply for some more plants, but all in all I am super happy with how … Continue reading

Organizing Pet Supplies

  As a mom to quite possibly the sweetest little poodle ever, a rowdy Maine Coon cat, and a step-mom to my fiance’s dog, Sugar, (oh and let’s not forget our fish!) we have accumulated a lot of pet supplies.  In this post I will focus on organizing supplies for the four-legged furry variety rather than the finned. Whenever we … Continue reading

Backyard DIY Ponding Part 1 – I Know What I Did Last Summer.

As we are fully into Fall I am reminiscent of what all I did this summer and a little disappointed in myself that I have not yet finished this project…  I’m not a pond expert in the least, so please make sure you visit some of the sites I have researched if you plan on tackling this project.  It can … Continue reading

Kitty Cat Litter Cabinet

Okay so the litter box has been a long-standing problem in my house.  Where do we put it?  What can we do to get rid of the smell?  How can we control litter being tracked out of it?  How to keep the dogs out of it… etc.  SO… I started surfing the web for ideas.  Most of what I ran … Continue reading