Little Dog gets a mani pedi.

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I (and I’m sure like most of you) used to take Little Dog to the veterinarian to have her nails trimmed every 3 weeks. She had a standing on Saturday mornings. Until one morning Dr. Husband said “its enough I will learn to cut Little dog’s nails”. Mostly it was that he was tired of having his coffee too early in the morning. Also that each appointment cost 25$.

So we went out and bought Little Dog little nail clippers (thanks Little Bear). Got a quick lesson on how to cut Little Dog’s nails and that was the end of her mani pedi standing.

our essentials

our essentials

We were a little sceptical at first yes, and I a little nervous.

what we learnt: Continue reading

Be your own valentine.

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Ladies (and gentlemen I guess) this is the age being happy for you. You do not need a valentine to feel special or loved on this holiday because you need to love you! Plus you have little dog who loves you.

All kidding put aside, it is not that special someone that you need to have in your life to feel completed or loved. I used to feel lots of pressure on this holiday to find date, Continue reading

Snacking healthy. For little dog too.

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With juicing on the rise and this new health food movement our generation is bringing back, it is very important not to forget little dog too!

We are all very conscious about what we are eating, reading package labels, juicing for breakfast and salads for lunch. But do you read little dog’s food too? Continue reading

Snap Chat Etiquette


The 10-second or less photograph has fully taken over our social world. Not only do we have everyone’s lunch on instagram we can now watch a 10 second clip of them eating it.

Don’t get me wrong, I love to snap little dog doing something cute, Continue reading

Team Russia for the Win!

Hello friends and family!


What amazing news for Russia today as they keep with them a total of 33 Olympic medals, 13 of them gold! Pozdravlyayu Russia!! U vas yest’ zimoy :)

I don’t know about all of you, but my favourite part of winter Olympics has always been the figure skaters. Continue reading

Svetlana and little dog give back


Tis the season of giving, so Svetlana and little dog did their part!

Even someone like little dog with jam packed schedule of chasing socks and eating carrots found some time last week to give back to our community. This time of year is always a little special for donating time and efforts, as we have chance to realize how lucky and fortunate we are. Continue reading

Brushing little dog’s teeth


Little Dog’s equipement

Hello ! Today I will share a very little secret with you. Little dog, she have little problem. She have very bad breath. Maybe it is from all the pelmeni (one of my favorite Russian dishes, I will share recipe later) she likes to eat. Continue reading


This past weekend I left little dog (with very good babysitter) and went to our neighbor city Toronto. Although it has never been my favorite place to visit, I enjoyed it more than usual. Saturday was raining, so while I waited for the sun to come out to start my shopping I decided to visit the ROM (the Royal Ontario Museum) for the first time. Continue reading