How to Set Up your AquaFarm {+Giveaway}


Hobbies on a Budget received sample products for the purpose of this review. No monetary compensation was received. All opinions are my own. Have you ever had a fish tank in your home? We have thought about adding a fish tank to our household but have just never decided to take the plunge. This past […]

Keep Your Pets Warm & Healthy in Winter


We all love our pets and want to keep them warm and fit during the cold months of winter. Since many pet owners are concerned about their pets when the temperature drops below freezing, I contacted PetSmart to get some tips from the experts. What sweaters are best? Are there particular treats or activities that […]

National Dress Up Your Pet Day 2015


Today is National Dress Up Your Pet Day. Because I know that many of you love putting pet costumes on your fur babies, I’ve gathered some of the most fun pictures from my friends, family and other bloggers. So whether you love your dogs, cats or even pot bellied pigs, we’ve got some fun pets […]

Merry Christmas from the Dogs

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Have you gotten any Christmas cards with your friends and family members dressed in matching tops posing on the beach? What about the beautiful pictures with the matching sweaters or festive backdrops? Those cards are super special, but sometimes the 4 legged friends need their time to shine as well! I’ve been talking to my […]

Look at Me! I’m Flea & Tick Free #Seresto


We love being outside in our new backyard. Getting the chance to play in the creek, clean dead branches out of the woods and build a fire at night is something that our family is loving. It’s no surprise that our little Yorkie loves to be outside with the kids as well. Even though he […]

Who is your Favorite Cartoon Cat?

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Do you have a favorite cartoon Cat? Whether you grew up watching Garfield, Pink Panther or Tom & Jerry, everyone knows and loves some of these cartoon cats. Take a quick minute to vote for your favorite cartoon kitty and then hop over to enter to win “Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Cat did […]

For the Love of a Cat

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Today we’re talking about cats! If you have ever loved a kitten and watched it grow and become part of your family, you know that there is just nothing sweeter than the love of a cat. Do you have a favorite story of a kitten that you rescued as a small child? Today, I’m sharing […]