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Purina Pet People: 20 years of Petfinder & the importance of adopting

Linda Hoang - October 27, 2016
Artie Purina Petfinder

As most readers know, we have a house full of pets – two cats (Thor and Loki) and two dogs (Olive and Artie).  Thor was a farm cat we rescued out by Mike’s parents place in the country. Loki we found off Kijiji, but the circumstances were that if we didn’t take him when we did, he would’ve been put down. Olive is from a beagle breeder …

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Purina Pet People: Embracing Your Cats’ Natural Behaviours (+ Cat Chow Naturals Giveaway!)

Linda Hoang - September 19, 2016

Thor and Loki have such unique, quirky personalities. I know that’s true of all cats! Every day they do things that are just so very, naturally “them” and it always makes me smile. Let’s embrace + celebrate the natural behaviours of our cats! Below are a few things I love about Thor and Loki’s natural personalities. At the end of the post, learn more about and enter …

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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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Recap + Giveaway: Our Shopping Spree For #OliveAndTheCats + Win a $50 Gift Card to Homes Alive Pets

Linda Hoang - June 29, 2015

There’s a new breed of pet store in town! Homes Alive Pets is a new pet store located at 13340 St. Albert Trail. They actually opened on the same day as the Edmonton International Cat Festival (maybe next year they can be a part of the festival!) and co-owner Evan reached out to me and asked if I would be interested in checking out the …

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My Simply Better Moment by Edo Japan!

Linda Hoang - October 13, 2014

What makes your life simply better? Edo Japan, one of my favourite fast food Japanese restaurants, recently launched their new Simply Better campaign in an effort to make each day simply better for their customers and fans. The campaign is focused on “simply better moments” – little moments in your day that make you stop and smile. As part of the campaign, Edo tries to …

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Clicks of the Week: November 26 to December 3, 2012 Edition

Linda Hoang - December 3, 2012

Welcome to Clicks of the Week: November 26 to December 3, 2012 Edition! Clicks of the Week is a weekly round up of news. It used to be Clicks of the Day, but Linda’s life got busy so now it’s a weekly thing. Number of Clicks will be dependent again on the busyness of life that week. Edmonton/Alberta/Canada Speaker rules Redford was not in contempt …

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Clicks of the Day: September 21, 22, 23 2012 Weekend Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 23, 2012

Welcome to the three-day roundup … Weekend Edition (September 21, 22, 23) of 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 Teen finishes ride from Edson to Edmonton, raises $1,500 for the Stollery “An Edson teen wrapped up the …

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Clicks of the Day: Thursday, September 20, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 20, 2012

Welcome to Thursday, September 20 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 Katz Group declines mayor’s invitation to negotiate publicly “Two days after the mayor issued a public statement – inviting the Katz Group to hold public …

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Clicks of the Day: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 19, 2012

Welcome to Wednesday, September 19 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 Decision to take child off life support upheld “Days after a judge decided to take an allegedly abused toddler off of life support, the appeal …

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Clicks of the Day: Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Edition!

Linda Hoang - September 18, 2012

Welcome to Tuesday, September 18 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 Author Marty Chan shares on Twitter what Edmonton means to him “Chan was just the third curator chosen for the project and posted about day-to-day …

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