Weekend Dog Blogging #3

by Cate on October 3, 2005

The boys are back from their Sesame Place adventure and Nicholas had a blast. Nearly 10 o’clock last night, he called me, heading off to the hotel’s indoor pool. It’s a rough life, I gotta tell you.Since it’s Sunday, it’s our official The Neighbors Dine Over night, and tonight was no exception. For pre-dinner munchies (which our dog Bella ended up stealing at the end of the night), I made Falafel-Spiced Pecans. Regular readers might remember I’ve made this recipe before, for Supper Club. I like it because it’s a great quick nibble and very easy to make.

Yesterday was pretty chilly here, so I decided on making soup as part of the meal. Of course, wouldn’t you know it, the weather was in the high 70s and did not cooperate with the plan. Oh well, I went ahead with it anyway. I made Cheeseburger Soup and Ham, Prosciutto and Cheddar Paninis for a main course, followed by Pumpkin Pecan Praline Cake for dessert, topped with ice cream. None of these were new recipes for us, all tried-and-trues. Since the post is rather long already today with the WDB#3 round-up, I’ll put the recipes up tomorrow, in case anyone’s interested.

Before we get to WDB #3’s Round-Up, first my participation in Weekend Cat Blogging #17 (WCB). Luke very rarely sits still long enough for me to get a decent picture of him, but every now and then, I get lucky. You can check out the rest of the precious felines over at Eat Stuff for her complete round-up.

And now for equal time, it’s Weekend Dog Blogging (WDB) #3. A lot of newcomers this time around (welcome!), so be sure to check out all the great new sites. I tried something a little different this week … hope you like it.

Letta and Piggy looking quite fashionable at Something So Clever:

Ziggy peeking in from Soul Fusion Kitchen.

Heather’s Space getting a little creative while joining in the fun.

Cute-as-a-bug Lilo from Busy Nights Real Food:

Robin minding the farm over at Farmgirl Fare:

The doggies (Donegal and Wicklow) sitting pretty over at Dispensing Happiness:

Here is Max catching a little shut-eye with Clay from Banlieue Blog over in Paris.

Harley taking a snooze with Chelsea from Culinary Adventures. What’s with all the sleeping pups?

Those pooches at Belly-Timber sure know how to have fun!

Four pups from The Moveable Feast giving new meaning to the phrase “snug as a bug in a rug.” Could they be any cuter?

Meet Max, the Flying Dog from Tattum. A newcomer to WDB, check out her site for more adorable pics of her pup.

Bailey from Savory Notebook enjoying the simple things in life. You’ll have to visit her web site for the more embarassing picture of poor Bailey…

Dale trying to enjoy a little shut-eye from One Hot Stove.

Dit from A Little Bit of Everything getting some much-needed belly rubs.

Bria and Jacey, on loan to Speculative Musing, while she vacations in Colorado.

A very Happy Birthday to the adorable pup enjoying a special treat over at One Whole Clove (Sorry for neglecting him the first time around, Sarah, purely an oversight.)Yet another snoozing dog, Samson checks in from The Accidental Scientist:

Layla is going to get all the other dogs jealous, with her very own blog at My Dog Baby. Be sure to also check out Layla’s mom’s own blog at 52 Cupcakes.

A Spaghetti-Slurping Pup checks in all the way from Gia-Gina in Italy:

And last, but certainly not least, our very own Eli, pretending he doesn’t need Nicholas’ lovin’:

Puppy Love

OK folks, all for tonight. Until tomorrow…

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Becca October 3, 2005 at 4:30 am

Loved it, Loved it, Loved it!!!! I will definitely participate each week!! Thanks for including me and my Dit. We both enjoyed reading and seeing all the new doggies and the old one’s too. Keep up the good work!!!


Cupcake Queen October 3, 2005 at 1:54 pm

Sweetnicks: I have an addition for your WDB #3…mydogbaby.

Love your site!


Cupcake Queen October 3, 2005 at 1:56 pm

opps…wrong ur1!



Sylvie October 3, 2005 at 3:03 pm

Great roundup. I truly enjoy this event and love all the doggie posts. Thank you for putting this together for us.


Mona October 3, 2005 at 4:24 pm

Oh, I’m still partial to the berner and what a cute pic of that golden puppy all soaked! I love them! Thanks for all that work Sweetnicks!


Joe October 3, 2005 at 4:59 pm

Lots of cute doggies! Great roundup


Paz October 3, 2005 at 6:36 pm

Love the photos!



Melissa October 3, 2005 at 6:43 pm

Looks like you’ve got a winner!
Thanks for hosting this, Sweetnicks!
Fun pics!


vlb5757 October 3, 2005 at 10:33 pm

This was my first time doing this. Thanks for helping me with E mails back and forth telling me what you needed. It was well worth it. I loved all the puppies!Thanks for hosting everyone here.


Nupur October 4, 2005 at 12:18 am

such a darling line-up :) thanks for taking all this effort!


Cate October 5, 2005 at 2:55 am

Glad you all enjoyed the round-up — can’t wait to see the pics for the next round. :)


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