City living is starting to weigh on me lately, especially since I feel like we have outgrown our tiny apartment. Unfortunately, it will probably be another year before we're able to move into our own home and buy lots of pretty new furniture. Most of the furniture we own was bought nearly 10 years ago … Continue reading DIY Weekend
Well, summer is finally here and I couldn't be happier! To me, summertime means concerts, vacations and the beach! We might live in the northeast, but Boston can get HOT in the summer. In fact, the last few weeks have given us several 90-degree days in a row. Keeping a keen eye on your cat's … Continue reading Keeping your cats hydrated in those hot summer months
The last few weeks have flown by for us--why does summer always seem to go by so quickly? In June, I flew to Phoenix, Arizona for my first ever BlogPaws conference! What an experience. And man, was it hot! It was 116 degrees outside on my first day there. If you don't know what BlogPaws … Continue reading The Door Buddy: New Favorite Product Alert (plus a Giveaway)!
I must admit I have always wanted my cats to somehow be able to enjoy the outdoors, but in a way I could know they were safe. We live in an apartment in the heart of Boston, right between the train tracks and a major highway. It’s definitely not an ideal place to let your … Continue reading National “Take Your Cat on an Adventure” Day with Purina Pro Plan
Yesterday marked two years since that awful day Desmond died. For those of you who don't know the story, it was very sudden and completely unexpected. Up until that day, Desmond had been a healthy, happy cat. He would have turned 3 years old a few months from then and had never had any health … Continue reading Thinking of Desmond this week
Well, it's April 4th and it's been snowing all day. Not only that, but it snowed yesterday, too. We are not fans of this cruel April Fool's joke Mother Nature is playing on us--especially since a few weeks ago it was sunny and in the 70s. I know that we live in New England and … Continue reading Go away, Winter!
When you live in a city, keeping your cats active and healthy can prove to be a challenge. Apartment living doesn't provide much room for indoor cats to run around like they would in the wild, so we like to make sure we give them a chance to stay fit and active each day. Luckily … Continue reading How do you keep your cats active and healthy?