Birthday's are important, even if you're a dog. Mr. Smokey Robinson, my adopted fur son, is celebrated his 5th birthday! You may have read his adoption story and know that it's been almost a full year since he joined my little family. I still can't believe it took four years to find him and I want … Continue reading Smokey Turns 5!
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I wait all year for the Christmas season. It's not just everything that happens the day of, but it's every special tradition leading up to it. Every year, my family has held tight to fun traditions and introduced new ones as more members joined the pack. Of all the fun things we do, these are … Continue reading My Favorite Christmas Traditions
Three years ago I made the bold decision to follow God. I chose to die to myself and live renewed in the Spirit. November 10 is my spirthday - spiritual birthday. It's the day that I participated in the burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ who died for my sins. I was baptized in the … Continue reading My 3rd Spirthday – Mountains & Valleys
Luckily for me, the first trimester wasn't too difficult. It started off with aversions to certain foods like oatmeal, milk and fish. Then it went to strange cravings like bean and cheese burritos and limes. For the longest, I didn't FEEL pregnant. I knew from the ultrasounds and my never-ending need to sleep that a … Continue reading Surviving the First Trimester
Choosing to #adoptnotshop is one of the best decisions I could have ever made. My rescue pup, Smokey, has given more love than I could imagine. It's almost as if he understands he was given a second chance at love. So many animals are lost, abandoned or surrendered everyday from not fault of their own. … Continue reading Myths About Adopting a Rescue Pet
How-O-Ween Dog Costume Contest at Downtown Summerlin Head to Downtown Summerlin and dress you pup to impress for the annual Howl-O-Ween Dog Costume Contest. As part of Treat Street, this contest offers pups and their parents to show off their good looks. All proceeds from the event benefit The Animal Foundation. Registration is $20 for … Continue reading 2017 Halloween events not to miss
Finding out I was pregnant was an instant whirlwind. I have plenty of nieces and nephews but still felt completely overwhelmed. Here are 10 things I started with right away to prepare for my mini me. 1. Budget. If you haven't already started budgeting or your pregnancy is a surprise, start now. My husband and … Continue reading 10 Things to Do To Prepare for Baby
Waking up today wasn't pleasant. It was six am and my husband asked if I knew anyone at the Route 91 festival. He read the news article detailing 50 had been killed and 200+ were injured in the worst shooting our city has ever seen. Shocked, I had not words to say. Dozens of names … Continue reading Prayers for my Home
Santa Fe's renovated Bingo lounge kicks the normal play up a notch with themed nights every weekend including Xtreme Bingo and Girls Night Out Bingo. As a first time bingo player, I started small with the extreme session. Xtreme Bingo takes the stage on the last Friday of every month. The session may start at … Continue reading Get Xtreme with Friday Night Bingo at Santa Fe Station