Hello from Connecticut~ I hope you are having a great summer. Our move was long, wet and difficult, but we are here and the unpacking has started and will continue for some time.
Coco is missing her fenced yard and freedom. She'll be getting an invisible fence soon but in the meantime, I made her a frozen treat for fun.
Freeze in a bowl:
Beef or Chicken Broth
Miscellaneous treats (I used rawhide and jerky strips)
Miscellaneous rubber toys (if your dog likes them)
We put it in a plastic bowl on the deck.
We soon lost the bowl and I assisted to keep it from sliding around.
Coco moved to the grass for a better biting angle.
Success! She finally got the rawhide out. That's our new home behind her. Not an older traditional home I had hoped for, but we love it. It is set on 2 private acres. Quite a switch from Jersey :)
And now for the beloved humans in my life - Copycat Chocolate Cake from Chicagoland's Portillos Restaurant.
On our recent trip to Illinois we made an emergency stop for Chicago Hot dogs - Oh my.....
All the recipes on line are the same Click Here. Surprise a cup a mayonnaise - just like my friend Maureen's recipe.
They all use Betty Crocker Frosting, but I always make my own. Click Here for the one I like best.
Portillos' version here:
I hope your summer is filled with fun, family and some stitching - see you soon.