she was outside, around the corner of the house, enjoying barking at nothing.
She came inside w/o playing "catch me if you can" and trotted to the back door like she was supposed to after me just calling for her.
And for that, since we were out of 'extra special treats' (aka, bit o string cheese), she got a pepperoni because I had nothing else to reward her with in the fridge (whoops. check for rewards, then call. :-).