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Dog Snickerdoodles

Dog Snickerdoodles

Happy "Friday Treats Friday" everyone! Today on the blog is Dog Snickerdoodles in the shape of gingerbread men and candy canes.  I found this recipe on Home Alive Pets and couldn’t wait to make it.  I’ve been looking for Christmas doggie and kitty cat recipes to post with simple, healthy ingredients for your pet. Scroll to the bottom for more pet treat recipes and other posts from Two Adorable Labs! These treats are Jake And Maggie approved and I honestly think these are their favorites out of...

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Mudslide Cocktail With Ice Cream

Mudslide Cocktail With Ice Cream

Happy Wednesday everyone!!  It’s December 1st and we are kicking off the month with this decadent Mudslide Cocktail With Ice Cream dripping in Bailey's Original Irish cream, Stolichnaya Vodka, and Kahlua Rum and Coffee Liqueur.  Add in the sweet French vanilla ice cream and Hershey’s milk chocolate, topped with whipped cream and you’ve got yourself a dessert and drink all in one!  The texture is thick, creamy, chocolatey, rich with notes of liquor. I am on a mission to create and duplicate...

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19 Winter Activities To Do With Your Dog

19 Winter Activities To Do With Your Dog

Happy Monday everyone!!!  19 Winter activities to do with your dog.  December is almost here and that means cold blistering weather, fires burning, lights twinkling and a bored pup who wants to go outside and play!  Jake and Maggie love to play frisbee in the snow but I always feel bad that this is all we do with them come winter time.  I’ve put together a list of fun activities that you and your dog can share together in the fun.  I also did a fun post a while back "Games You Can Play With...

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Giving Table For Two

Giving Table For Two

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Today’s post is all about setting an elegant but simple table with this “Giving Table For Two”.  Who would think these spotted cream and black dishes from Walmart by Thyme and Table would pair well with dusty blue from Pottery Barn but they do!  You might not have these exact dishes but don’t be afraid to mix and match what you do have!  Have fun creating a color combination no one would think of. If you have decided to keep things small this year for Thanksgiving,...

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Friendsgiving Table And A Baked Brie Recipe

Friendsgiving Table And A Baked Brie Recipe

Happy Tuesday everyone!  On the blog today is a surprise post about my “Friendsgiving Table And A Baked Brie Recipe”.  This table and recipe was created to show my appreciate for my sister and friends at Thanksgiving.  Per my post yesterday, Ham Bean Cabbage Soup, I talked about my menu and showed you a glimpse of the table.  Jake and Maggie also enjoyed the evening with us and ate their Apple and Zucchini Doggie Hors d’oeuvres made just for them.   I don’t normally post on Tuesdays but wanted...

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Ham Bean Cabbage Soup

Ham Bean Cabbage Soup

Happy Monday everyone!  This Ham Cabbage Bean Soup is perfect for an after Thanksgiving Day meal!  What better way to use your leftovers but to make this delicious soup.  Spiral ham, cabbage, beans, carrots, onions, mushrooms, butter, milk, along with spices and celery make up this rich and textured soup with leftovers for day!   The equipment and dishes used to make this recipe is minimal. I  used 1 large cast iron skillet, 1 large soup pan, a cutting board, knife, and two large spoons!...

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Apple and Zucchini Doggie Hors d’oeuvres

Apple and Zucchini Doggie Hors d’oeuvres

Happy “Friday Treats Friday” everyone!  Apple and Zucchini Doggie Hors d’oeuvres on the blog today!!!  With Thanksgiving next week, I was thinking of a fun doggie treat for the pups!  My sister hosts Thanksgiving at her house and always makes a fabulous meal for us but when we come home, I want Jake and Maggie to enjoy their dinner just as much as we enjoy ours.  I had every intention of creating a treat with more ingredients but when the holidays arrive, we want something fast and easy to...

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Apple Wild Rice Pilaf

Apple Wild Rice Pilaf

Happy Wednesday everyone!  This Apple Wild Rice Pilaf with Pomegranate Seeds and Walnuts is the perfect side dish to your Thanksgiving dinner!  It is fast, easy to make, healthy, and an excellent choice for a vegetarian dish.  I found this recipe via the immigrantstable.com blog but tweaked it a bit to fit my tastes and reduce the number of preparation instructions.  Also, the recipe calls for using Butternut Squash but I couldn’t find any at the grocery store.  I chose to replace the squash...

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Are Asian Lady Bugs A Threat To Your Dog?

Are Asian Lady Bugs A Threat To Your Dog?

Happy Monday everyone!  Are Asian Lady Bugs A Threat To Your Dog?  Did you get to experience the swarms of Asian Lady Bugs covering your house last week?  We did and I couldn’t believe it.  One minute it was calm and quiet and the next the back of our house and yard were covered with swarms of orange lady bugs!  You might think why talk about lady bugs?  They are harmless!  This new variety of lady bug is toxic to dogs and I had to do my research to find out why. WHERE DID THEY COME FROM?The...

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Holiday Gift Ideas 2021

Holiday Gift Ideas 2021

Happy Wednesday everyone!  I can’t believe it’s November 10th already.  I wanted to spend all of November on Thanksgiving Day food, decor, Jake, and Maggie but as the emails come in, I’m realizing I need to get you a Holiday Gift Ideas post for you and your pet(s).  Mr. TAL and I spent Saturday shopping, having lunch at Burg’s Pizza and attending an event and craft fair at Bedner’s Greenhouse on Bees and Beauty hosted by Pittsburgh Honey.  It was an educational experience we won’t forget.  Nor...

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