Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Kicks Off the Birthday Club

This week we kicked off our new PawZaar Birthday Club–and we’ve already welcomed our first birthday boy, super cute Buster, above! “Buster is a Boston Terrier with some unique hobbies. He loves anything food related and enjoys keeping his tongue out of his mouth! Although he is very energetic, he likes to think he’s still […]

Fido + Fluffy’s #FreebieFriday Prepares for a Month of Giveaways!

As we wind down July, we’re making plans for a BIG celebration throughout the month of August! Not only does August mark the 9th anniversary of our move from travel to pet writing–but it’s also the ninth adoption anniversary of Tiki and the first adoption anniversary of Ochi! We’re going to mark the occasion with […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Heads to a Nursing Home

As I type this, we’re packing for a quick trip to South Texas with Irie and Tiki along for the ride. Although most of our trips south involve a trip to the beach, this one involves a visit to the nursing home, a first for Irie and Tiki. Four of John’s relatives reside in the […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Prepares for #NationalIceCreamDay

Sunday marks National Ice Cream Day–and we’re celebrating with a free cookbook of special recipes just for your dog! We’ll be sending out the cookbook link only to newsletter subscribers so please be sure to subscribe before Sunday to get your free cookbook…your dog will be happy that you did! Those hot afternoons make a […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Shoots Product Photos

This week we’ve been getting up early to shoot lifestyle shots for our PawZaar products. With temperatures hovering around 100 degrees by early afternoon, we’ve had to start extra early. Irie and Tiki get their morning walk, an early breakfast–and then we try to get in an hour of photography before we all melt and […]

I’m off to SXSW! Fido’s #FreebieFriday

Today as I write the weekly Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday post for the blog hop we share with To Dog With Love and CatTipper, I’m busy packing up for the SXSW Interactive conference in Austin this coming week. I’m so excited to say that I am sponsored by Nutrish (stay tuned for photos from […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Visits the World’s Largest Gingerbread Man

This week we’ve been helping two of John’s elderly relatives. They live a couple of hours from our home so one day we took Irie and Tiki along for the ride–including a stop in Smithville, home of the world’s largest permanent gingerbread man. “Smitty” was actually the mold used to create the world’s largest gingerbread […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Heads to the Lake!

Today the mercury hit 90 degrees…and we headed to the lake! This was our first visit of 2017 to one of our favorite state parks: Inks Lake State Park. Irie and Tiki love swimming at the lake–and they’re fascinated with the lake’s population of Canada geese, mallards, and herons. It was nice to step away […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Prepares for Spring

It’s beginning to look more and more like spring along our dog walking route! The mountain laurel have already started to bloom, along with the redbud trees in the area, so the wildflowers will only be a few weeks behind. Irie and Tiki are definitely ready for spring (although it has been a super mild […]

Fido + Fluffy’s Freebie Friday Starts a Book Revision

Work has started on the revision of one of our travel guidebooks: Day Trips from Houston (Globe Pequot Press).  Like our Day Trips from Austin and Day Trips from San Antonio guides, this book covers getaways (including restaurants and shopping) within a two-hour drive of the title city. Until early June, we’ll be revising the […]