Maridel Reyes

Maridel Reyes

Maridel Reyes is Brooklyn-based writer who covers amazing travel destinations with an eye for food, wine and wellness.

Do Dogs Get the Winter Blues?

Do Dogs Get the Winter Blues?


If the short days and freezing temperatures have left you feeling a little low, you’re not alone. Each year, approximatey 5 percent of people suffer from seasonal affective disorder (SAD), a type of depression triggered by a change in seasons that can throw off levels of hormones including serotonin, a feel-good brain chemical, and melatonin, which helps regulate sleep.

Wearable Tech That Will Keep Your Pup Fit, Safe, and Happy

Wearable Tech That Will Keep Your Pup Fit, Safe, and Happy


It was only a matter of time before the whole Fit-Bit-driven let-me-track-every-move-I-make was adopted by the canine community. But it’s even gone beyond that, with new cutting-edge wearable technology for pups that helps humans not just record their activity, sleep—even their social life—but improve it too. Check out what these gadgets can do for your dog:

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Super Pup-Friendly Places to Vacation This Summer

Super Pup-Friendly Places to Vacation This Summer


They don’t call it the dog days of summer for nothin’, right? It’s prime time to skip town with your pup—though you obviously want to take them someplace they'll be not just welcomed but treated like, well, humans. We rounded up some of our current favorites for summer, 2016. Bone voyage.

Hotel Van Zandt in Austin, Texas