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Austin Celebrates Mardi Paws!

Earlier this year, we told you about 15 Mardi Gras dog parades that help pups in need. We included one event that’s local to us: Grocery Pup‘s first annual Mardi Paws, and today we wanted to share some fun photos and special details about this inaugural event. Mardi Paws aims to increase awareness of rescued dogs and raise …

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End of an Era: A Laughing Horse Lodge Closes Permanently

Irie and Tiki (in their GPS collars) in front of the entrance sign, just a short walk from the beach. We were SO sad to read this week on Facebook that A Laughing Horse Lodge in Port Aransas will not be rebuilding or renovating following extensive damage from Hurricane Harvey. It appears that the land …

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Celebrate National Take a Hike Day with Your Dog

The holidays are just around the corner, and if you would like to get one step ahead of your 2018 New Year’s resolution to get fit, National Take A Hike Day is the perfect time to start. Although sticking to strolling after the health-themed holiday has passed may be difficult, one way you can take …

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Irie & Tiki’s First Hayride!

We’ve had a busy week here reorganizing after Saturday’s Barktoberfest and, on Monday, getting Jetty’s spay surgery. Before this year’s Halloween fun retreats into memory, though, I wanted to share last week’s fun getaway we enjoyed. We visited the dog-friendly Elgin Christmas Tree Farm for their annual fall fun event. For the month of October, …

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#FixerUpper Fans: Grab Your Dog + Visit Magnolia Market

If you’re crying over your shiplap today at yesterday’s announcement that HGTV’s Fixer Upper will come to an end after the upcoming fifth season, it may be time to plan a trip to Waco, Texas. This summer, my Mom and I had the chance to run up to Waco for another visit to the very …

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