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THINGS YOU (PROBABLY) DIDN’T THINK OF TO DO AFTER ADOPTING A DOG PT 1

If you haven't read my previous blog post, we adopted a new dog from the Humane Society named Eevee.  We already have a dog named Sophie who is now 5 and she is pretty well behaved.  I definitely thought that we could handle a new dog and while we can, there were some things that… Continue reading THINGS YOU (PROBABLY) DIDN’T THINK OF TO DO AFTER ADOPTING A DOG PT 1

30 Days of Me, Life

30 Days of Me – A Bad Habit I Want To Quit

ENTER THE GIVEAWAY HAPPENING THIS MONTH HERE! Looking at my life, there are tons of bad habits that I want to quit.  One of the biggest ones isn't a physical thing like nail-biting, but it's one that lies within myself - how I view myself. Okay, so maybe it's a little physical.  My self-image issues started when… Continue reading 30 Days of Me – A Bad Habit I Want To Quit

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30 Days of Me – A Picture Of My Animals

ENTER THE GIVEAWAY HAPPENING THIS MONTH HERE! Today I get to talk about my favorite animals ever - my pets.  I have three pets, a cat and two dogs, but we live with my mom currently and so altogether we have three cats and four dogs.  Ya, I know.  We are crazy. I thought this would… Continue reading 30 Days of Me – A Picture Of My Animals

Life

Storytime – Eevee’s Grand Adventure

ENTER THE GIVEAWAY HAPPENING THIS MONTH HERE! For those who haven't heard, we have a new addition to the family!  Her name is Eevee and she's maybe a husky but probably a malamute - we aren't sure. Since today's post was supposed to be about what Eat, Sleep, Love, Repeat means to me in post two of… Continue reading Storytime – Eevee’s Grand Adventure

Life, Reviews

My August 2018 Favorites

I can't believe that August is over! It was a great month for me that seemed to never stop! We had a huge family gathering where I finally got to meet my new nephew, I got to see Pat Benatar, and tonight I get to see Rod Stewart and Cyndi Lauper! This month also brought… Continue reading My August 2018 Favorites

30 Days of Me, Life

30 Days of Me – 15 Interesting Facts

Hi guys, I'm Amanda!  This is the first blog post in the 30 Days of Me series!  Today's blog post is about posting 15 facts about me (that hopefully none of you know).  I'm sure that some of you will know (Husband, family, etc) but I will try to find facts that no one knows! … Continue reading 30 Days of Me – 15 Interesting Facts

How To, Life, Lists

How To Manage When Your Significant Other Is Away – Part 2

If you haven't read part one of this, I suggest doing so (you can view it here).  If you have read part one, get ready for part two.  As I mentioned in the first part, these are just a few tricks and techniques that I've learned work for me and my separation anxiety when Husband is… Continue reading How To Manage When Your Significant Other Is Away – Part 2

30 Days of Me, Life

30 Days of Me 2018 – Blogging Series

While searching for new ideas for personal blog posts, I came across this 30 day blogging series from Living off Love and Coffee.  I thought it would be a great way for us to get to know each other (and also get some new blog ideas).  Some of these topics I have already written about,… Continue reading 30 Days of Me 2018 – Blogging Series

Life, Ramblings

The Day My Dreams Came True

I.  Love.  Sloths.  If you know me personally, you'll know it's no secret.  It has always been my dream to meet, hold, and feed a sloth. Well. December 2017 part of my dream became a reality.  Josie the Sloth was rescued by the Oregon Zoo and they organized a Sloth Encounter to raise awareness about… Continue reading The Day My Dreams Came True

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How To Manage When Your Significant Other Is Away – Part 1

I do not do well when Husband leaves for overnight trips.  This is completely due to my anxiety, which makes things extra sucky, but it happens.  Fortunately, trips have gotten easier because I have developed some tricks and tips that help me get through.  I am hoping that you readers can take some of these… Continue reading How To Manage When Your Significant Other Is Away – Part 1