Celebrate National Ice Cream Day With Your Kids and Pets!

Finding new and creative ways to entertain kids while they’re on summer break can be a challenge, that’s why we came up with a few ice cream themed activities that kids (and pets) are sure to love. National Ice Cream Day is on July 21st and we cannot resist celebrating!  First, create the base for your ice cream treats by following the simple recipe below: Ingredients: 1 cup milk 1.5 tablespoons sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Materials: 2–3 cups ice, crushed or cubed 1/3 cup kosher or coarse salt 1 quart-sized plastic ziplock bag 1 gallon-sized plastic ziplock freezer bag Instructions:…

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Dad Moments That Will Make Your Heart Melt!

Father’s Day is for honoring dads, uncles, grandpas, stepfathers and those who have acted as father figures. It’s about showing extra love and gratitude to those who have inspired us. Whether you’re celebrating with a fun family bike ride in the sun, a hike or brunch (it’s okay if you spill, we’ve got you covered!), the most important part of the day is letting dad know how much you love and appreciate him. We’re sharing a few celebrity and influencer dad moments that make our hearts melt and inspire us through the crazy, but fulfilling, journey of fatherhood! @tiesandfries, Josh…

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5 of the Best DIY Cat Toys

DIY crafts have been on the rise for years now. There’s DIY jewelry and DIY furniture, so why not make your own cat toys too? Homemade cat toys are an inexpensive, creative way to keep your cat entertained. You can even customize them to fit your cats playful needs and personality. We put together a list of the 5 best DIY cat toys you can make at home. 1. HOMEMADE CATNIP YARN BALLS Why not add a creative twist to the classic yarn ball. It’s a yarn ball that doesn’t unravel!  Plus, it’s infused with catnip to keep your cat…

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Pet First Aid 101

April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month and to celebrate, we are sharing a list of things you need to know in case of an emergency with your pet. As a pet owner, you never want to imagine a situation where your pet requires first aid, but with help from the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)  we’ve put together key steps and supplies to always have on hand just in case!   First aid supplies to always keep stocked Phone number to your vet’s office and your pet’s medical records (including medications and vaccination history) Gauze Non-stick bandages, towels,…

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The Ultimate Guide to Pet-Friendly Activities This Spring

There is no better way to spring into summer than with your four-legged bestie. It can sometimes be hard to find activities that both you, and your pet will enjoy, but don’t fret, we’ve pulled together a list of pet-friendly activities to try! Exercise together There is no sweeter smell than the fresh scent of spring to kick your workout routine into high-gear! The only thing your morning workout is missing is a furry co-jogger. Grab their leash and your favorite playlist and hit the sidewalk running! Your pup will love being outdoors, and so will you. Visit dog-friendly restaurants…

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How To Spend Valentine’s Day With Your Pet

Valentine’s Day is a holiday meant to be shared with those who you love, so why not enjoy it with your  your four-legged friend? There are plenty of fun and pet-friendly activities for you to do! We’ve created a list of ideas to choose from. Do something they love There is nothing your furry friend will appreciate more than a day spent at the park. If it’s too chilly to play outside, you can move the fun inside and treat them to  endless belly rubs. Whatever it is that brings your pet joy – do it. Whether it’s dangling a…

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