two-ingredient dog treats

May 30, 2012 by

ever since we brought lucy home, i’ve been eager to make her homemade dog treats.  i quickly purchased dog biscuit cutters from crate & barrel (below) and then stashed them away in the baking drawer.  i started looking online for recipes, and a lot of them seemed very labor intensive.  why go to all of that work for the dog who licks her butt? 🙂 fast forward to yesterday, lucy turned six months old!  it was better occasion as any to make her treats.  i found a very simple recipe on pinterest and was eager to try.  i also saw this pin, which brought my overly hormonal self to tears.  could the dog have looked anymore like my lucy goosey? this is probably the easiest recipe to make on shoebox.  it takes one bowl...

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pretzel bites

Dec 14, 2011 by

who doesn’t love pretzels?  they’re a great snack for just about any occasion.  you find them at the mall while you’re shopping, at the ballpark, at the movie theatre, at home… you get my gist.  this recipe is fairly simple and easy to make.  it just takes a bit of time.  but all great things take time, right? of course, these pretzels do not compare to my aunt linda’s, but they’re still pretty tasty.  she makes the best pretzels on the planet! source: twopeasandtheirpod 1 1/2 c warm water 2 tbsp brown sugar 1 pkg active dry yeast 3 oz butter, melted 2 1/2 tsp salt 4 1/2 – 5 c flour vegetable oil 3 qts water 3/4 c baking soda 1 whole egg, beaten w/ 1 tbsp cold water coarse sea salt in...

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