Luigi, the Musical

Did you know that our dog's life has a soundtrack? And because we're the Hansen Dog Hotel, I'm in a dog frame of mind this week.  Anyway, I thought it was time to share what those of you who've spent much time with us in person are probably painfully (?) aware of:  the fact that Luigi, our adorable fluffball, gets serenaded with little bits of his own musical montage throughout the day.  All day. Every day. ...more
Hahaha! If makes you feel any better I made up a rap song for my dog! It starts with My Name is ...more

Holiday Party Fare: Rosemary Roasted Figs

When we first got married, Loren asked me if we could try out a few recipes to figure out which ones we could call "our" recipes. He meant the ones that would be our go-to recipes: the ones that would and could be the comfort food we go to when we're tired and don't know what else to make, that we would try to always have ingredients on hand for, and that would remind our future children of home. Needless to say, I was excited by the idea (how sweet, isn't it?!). ...more
What a fabulous accompaniment to cheese!! I love this idea.more