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Purina Pet People: New Years’ Resolutions for my Pets! (#LetsLiveBig)

Linda Hoang - February 5, 2017

I’ve been hesitant over the years to make New Years’ Resolutions because almost all of the time – I don’t end up keeping them. A few years ago I wanted to learn how to knit. To this day, I’ve yet to pick up knitting needles. (That’s what the knitting tools are called, right? lol)  My New Years’ Resolutions track record isn’t great, but I’m hoping …

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Purina Pet People: My Pets’ Holiday Wish List

Linda Hoang - November 20, 2016
Pet Photos with Santa

We love Christmas! And so do our pets. Do your pets get into the holiday spirit? Each year we do a holiday photo with our fur babies – it’s really quite adorable. It started with Thor, and it’s been so heartwarming adding more pets to the photo each Christmas. Our parents always laugh when we tell them we’re headed out to take our family Christmas photo. Understandably, getting …

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Purina Pet People: 3 Ways My Pets Make Life Bigger and Better!

Linda Hoang - July 18, 2016
Thor Loki Artie Olive

“Pets don’t just make life better. They make it bigger.”  Every day I am in awe of our pets and the joy they bring into our lives. I truly believe pets make life bigger and better – which conveniently enough is what Purina’s new Live Big Campaign is all about. #LetsLiveBig celebrates the impact pets have had on our lives, and looks at what we can do …

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Clicks of the Day: Monday, August 13, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - August 13, 2012

Welcome to Monday, August 13 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Clicks of the Day is a daily round up of news posted Sunday through Thursday with quantity and quality of content differing depending on how busy Linda’s day is. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Downtown shooting “Police and Emergency Medical Services personnel are on the scene of a shooting in the downtown area Monday afternoon. Emergency crews were called …

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Clicks of the Day: Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - February 9, 2012

Welcome to Thursday, February 9 2012’s Clicks of the Day! Budget calls for deficit this year surplus next two years with strong growth “The Alberta government is forecasting one year of deficit before getting out of the red thanks to a projected economic growth that rivals some of the boom years in the past.The budget calls for a deficit of $886 million in 2012-13, followed …

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Clicks of the Day: Monday, December 19, 2011 Edition!

Linda Hoang - December 19, 2011

Welcome to Monday, December 19 2011’s Clicks of the Day! Kim Jong-il’s death brings new opportunities – and new perils – to the U.S. “The death of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il, the unpredictable and brutal ‘Dear Leader’ who menaced the region with nuclear weapons while haplessly letting more than 1-million of his people starve to death, leaves an unstable succession.” Hope Kim Jong Il’s …

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Clicks of the Day: Tuesday, November 8, 2011 Edition!

Linda Hoang - November 8, 2011

Welcome to Tuesday, November 8 2011’s Clicks of the Day! Canadians feeling financially insecure this holiday shopping season “Retailers should anticipate low, single-digit growth over the holiday shopping season.” Another sad Christmas budget/outlook story, lol. Remember frugal is the new normal and great gifts can be given that are cheap too! Oregon Puts iPad Voting on the Map “In an attempt to make voting easier …

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Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, July 13, 2011 Edition!

Linda Hoang - July 13, 2011

Welcome to Wednesday, July 13 2011’s Clicks of the Day! BBC’s ‘Doctor Who’ Becomes First Facebook TV Rental Will you rent TV shows off of Facebook? Myself, probably not. ‘Last dinosaur’ supports asteroid extinction theory Ah. Dinosaur theories are so fascinating. Why Harry Potter Should Really Be All About Hermione Granger Lol. Fair assessment :) Hermione rocks. Casey Anthony, Pennsylvania Man, Harassed Because Of Name …

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Clicks of the Day: June 24,25,26 2011 Weekend Edition!

Linda Hoang - June 26, 2011

Welcome to the three-day roundup … Weekend Edition (June 24,25,26) of Clicks of the Day! (I only do one Clicks of the Day post for the weekends so that I can actually have a weekend, lol. And amount of content will fluctuate depending on how much of a weekend I actaully have!) Canadian Parliament Orders Postal Union Back to Work Finally. I hope my mom …

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Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 Edition!

Linda Hoang - June 15, 2011

Welcome to Wednesday, June 15 2011’s Clicks of the Day! Russell Crowe may play Superman’s father in ‘Man of Steel’ At first I read this as him maybe playing Superman – lol and that was not sitting well with me but clearly I just need to not skim as much, lol. Jor-El would be fine. 4 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Twitter #hashtag …

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