This weekend my mom and I did a “Paint Your Pet” session at Canvas and Cocktails. I painted Pug, and my mom painted her Great Dane Alexa.
For the first few years of my blog, I only planned my posts out about a week or two in advance unless I had something special coming up. Eventually, I realized I needed to have a more organized schedule. Since I tend to be pretty particular about these things, I went ahead and designed my […]
I’ve never done a nail tutorial on the blog before and for good reason, I’m not a fantastic nail artist. I came up with this idea in honor of the Cubs making it to the NLCS and was able to accomplish it with a few tricks that make it doable for even a novice like […]
This is a new category of post for me and one that I plan to continue to do if there is enough interest. About a year ago I began using a paper planner after discovering the planner community through Kristina from Pretty, Shiny, Sparkly. I didn’t want to invest in an expensive binder right off […]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ve probably heard about the bee crisis, but you may not know why you should care. Bee die off doesn’t just mean less honey; other types of bees and pollinators are essential to our ecosystem and food supply. Worldwide, roughly 1,000 plants grown for food, beverages, fibers, spices, […]
I love Halloween and Pug has a pretty sizable collection of store-bought Halloween costumes. But some of my favorites are homemade because you never want to show up to a doggy Halloween party in the same costume as the dog down the block! I’ve compiled 13 of my favorite DIY dog costumes (with instructions) from around […]
I’m not a total stranger to canning, since my mom and grandma used to can pickles and jams in the summer when I was a kid. So, when my mom needed to figure out something to do with the pounds upon pounds of tomatoes coming from her community garden I decided I would try my […]
In the past few years since I’ve really gotten into makeup, I’ve found several solutions for cheap, DIY makeup brush cleanser. However, I never had a good cheap solution for spot cleansing. After doing a bit of research for different “recipes” I concocted this spot cleanser based on mixture of the ingredients I saw show […]