Irish hounds and mythology

One of the biggest dog breeds is the Irish wolfhound and despite their size, they are adorable. Maybe because Mia looks like a miniature black version of them, maybe it’s just the way their hair stands playfully in all directions, or maybe because they are not always aware of how big they are but I think they look like giant puppies.

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Meatball with cottage cheese

Hungarian cottage cheese is a bit different from what you’re used to. It’s not as smooth, therefore more versatile, and can be used in many different dishes. However Missy’s very traditional mum hasn’t heard of using it in meatloaf.

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Herbs for dogs

I don’t get the appeal but Missy is quite content filling the pots with soil and plants. She usually makes a mess, there’s a lot of weird noise, and some marching back and forth. I don’t like it. But apparently growing some specific plants can be useful. So this year’s plan is to keep herbs that are beneficial both for me and Missy.

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