The Orlando Dog Mom Club hosted it's first ever Self-Care Retreat and it was absolutely incredible! Here's what went down: 1. SELF-LOVE YOGA WITH WARRIOR ONE! Sign up for their classes here: (first month of UNLIMITED classes is only $39) or download their app called MindBody! 2. These cute AF tote bags and dog mom shirts from Go Big Frog! Need merch done in Orlando? Check them out! They have a no-minimum ordering system! 3. THE EMPOWERMENT PANEL! The panelists were: Moderated by Julie Broughton -- Anchor and Meteorologist at NEWS6. Follow her here: Shainna Ali Ph.D., LMHC -- Author and Mental Health Clinician -- AUTHOR OF THE SUPER POPULAR SELF LOVE WORKBOOK!!! It can be purchased here: Ericka...

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Top 10 Dog Friendly Beaches Near Orlando

The weather is starting to cool down quickly and there's plenty of beach days in your future. Beach days are awesome but you know what will make it even more awesome? Bringing your dog, duh! I created a list of the top 10 best beaches from closest to farthest near Orlando. Feast your eyes and get those flip flops ready! Time for a beach trip: Smyrna Dunes Park   This is probably the most popular dog friendly beach near Orlando so it will also be the most crowded. Dogs are required to be on leash. They have awesome pet washing stations to clean off those sandy paws and they have plenty of poop bag stations. Score! Distance from Orlando: 70-ish miles Want...

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Top 10 Dog Friendly Hiking Trails in Orlando

Let's be real... hiking is not nearly as fun without your friend. Your four-legged friend that is. Here's a list of the 10 best spots to hike with your dog in Orlando. It's always recommended to put some booties on your dog to avoid any injuries depending on what level of trail you are hiking. Be safe! Bear Creek Nature Trail This trail is awesome if you’re looking to take your dog on a hike that’s not too long but still a lot of fun! It’s absolutely beautiful and an easy walk. You’re still bound to break a sweat. (Duh, it’s Florida. We’re always sweaty here.) Located here: 1535 Winter Springs Blvd, Winter Springs, FL 32708 Econ River Wilderness Area There’s 3...

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