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Cranberry Dog Biscuits

Cranberry Dog Biscuits

I found this recipe while baking the Carrot Oat Doggie Biscuits today. I had a box of dried cranberries in the cupboard just sitting there and I was trying to make enough to last me a while, and different types of treats. I didn’t want my Chuck and Oprah to […]

Carrot Oat Doggie Biscuits

Carrot Oat Doggie Biscuits

I was so glad I came across Doggy Dessert Chef today! I ran out of doggy biscuits throughout the holidays and I had to whip something up really fast. I live in a high rise building with lots of dogs here, and my two pups are very overprotective of the […]

Doggie PJs – Tails in the City

Doggie PJs – Tails in the City

Here’s a story about how I ended up getting PJs for my two dogs at Tails in the City. It was the last weekend before Christmas and I was still missing gifts for my boyfriend’s parents. So I went downtown, on Mag Mile. The beautifully lit and not-so-beautifully-crowded Magnificent Mile. […]

Doggie Biscuits

Doggie Biscuits

So I’ve noticed that some of the store bought treats have been pretty tough on Oprah’s belly, she has thrown up several ones, from chicken strips to bacon bits (Beggin strips are the worst by the way, even Chuck can’t handle them) I’ve been looking for a good recipe online, […]

Gingerbread Snickerdoodles

Gingerbread Snickerdoodles

Can you do that? Can you flavor snickerdoodle cookies to your taste buddies’ request? I did.. and my buddies were craving gingerbread. I found gingerbread cookie ice cream at Dominick’s last week n it’s all i’ve been eating lol (safeway select brand, recommend it)   Anyway. made mine a little […]

Crispy Chicken Bites

Crispy Chicken Bites

I’ve been doggy sitting a few hours today… my chuck does not like to share haha! Here’s a recipe for crispy crunchy baked chicken bites: 2 (or more) medium chicken breasts, skinless, and boneless milk bread crumbs* + salt +pepper + chili pepper or seasonings of your choice, mixed Preheat […]

Broccoli Cheddar Soup and Bacon Cheddar Biscuits

Broccoli Cheddar Soup and Bacon Cheddar Biscuits

Yes, i realize that’s a lotta cheddar, but even my Chuck loved it! SOUP: 4T butter (I used salted, but i recommend unsalted) 4T AP flour 2c half&half 2c chicken/vegetable stock (i used a cube of knorr dissolved in 2 c of boiling water) about 3c of fresh broccoli 2-3 […]

Walnut Bread

Walnut Bread

    I’ve baked this bread every week in October and November 2011. I loved it so much. Got the recipe from Sweet Paul Magazine. Whenever I didn’t have many oranges available for the 1/2c juice the recipe calls, I squeezed as much as possible from what I had and […]

Pumpkin Cupcakes w/ Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Cupcakes w/ Cream Cheese Frosting

Made these as a Thanksgiving gift for my boyfriend’s mom last year. She loved them!   Here’s my recipe: Pumpkin Cupcakes: cake: 4 eggs 1 1/3 c sugar 2/3c vegetable oil 15oz pumpkin puree Preheat oven to 350F. Beat all until smooth. In a separate bowl. sift together: 2c flour […]

Polish Street Food – Zapiekanki

Polish Street Food – Zapiekanki

Being raised in Poland, I got to experience lots of different foods, but my favorite were always street foods. They were usually served out of little kiosks, or food trucks, and were a great way for people to get together after school/work and enjoy something yum. Today I got an […]