~ Maui Magic, Lenten Promise and WINNER Samsung Galaxy Camera!

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Maui Magic, Lenten Promise and WINNER Samsung Galaxy Camera! Yesterday for my RAoK I literally gave someone I love the shirt off my back Yesterday was an amazing day full of wonder and beauty! The girls went to Slappy Cakes (which we keep renaming a’la Fawlty Towers intro like Sloppy Kitchen, Sassy Café, Sugar Coma……). […]

~ See Ya’ Later Sunday (oh and Weekend Breakfast, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!)

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See Ya’ Later Sunday (oh and Weekend Breakfast, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!)   Yesterday I took some flowers to someone who I’d had a bit of a “blue” with when she hurt my feelings quite badly but was big enough to phone me to apologise. Today, instead of glaring at the woman with […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Waffle Wednesday (Tribute Tuesday) and Lenten Promise!

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Waffle Wednesday (Tribute Tuesday) and Lenten Promise! My Lenten Promise for yesterday ~ I had a RAoK for my sweet six foot teenager when making his very favourite dinner ~ Chicken Ritz (the time is wacky on the pictures because my clock is still wrong!) Today I am grateful for my care […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Glutino Pizza Crust Mix!

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Road Test Tuesday ~ Glutino Pizza Crust Mix! So today for Lent I donated my change from a purchase to the Cancer Council Box!  I’ve been doing it for the past week so it’s adding up I also had to cull my plastic container collection today.  The Six Foot Teenager gets so cranky with me […]

How to eat without a kitchen pt 3, Lent and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!

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How to eat without a kitchen pt 3, Lent and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat! Today the benchtops got their treatment of Grapeseed Oil (I didn’t want them sealed) and the microwave and sink are currently going in.  Now we are just waiting for the dishdrawers, oven, cooktop and rangehood tomorrow.  So exciting […]

Melbourne Adventures Day 3 and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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  Day 3 of our Melbourne Adventures was a bit quieter to start after the VERY full 2 days before!  We had a quiet continental breakfast in our apartment before Jem joined us when she flew in.  She waited until the end of the school week as she is a VERY diligent student in year […]

Happy (un) Birthday Roy Scully , Favourite Things Friday and Melbourne Day 1!

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Favourite Things Friday These are a few or my FAVOURITE Things! Coles Nut Bar Figs – Who knew?  BUT I also found out that DRIED figs contain sulfites which are also on my banned list……not having these foods combined with salicylates has made an enormous difference to how I feel.  I’ll tell you more another […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Spiral Foods Organic Coconut Sweet Spread and WIN one of my Favourite Things!

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Road Test Tuesday ~ Spiral Foods Organic Coconut Sweet Spread and WIN one of my Favourite Things! I’m fairly certain the reason I keep waking up so early in the mornings is that I am thinking about this……. Delicious, hot, gluten free toast with Spiral Foods Organic Coconut Sweet Spread!!!!  It’s literally become an obsession! The […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Roast Beef for French Dip Sandwiches!!!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Roast Beef for French Dip Sandwiches!!! I was going to call this post Slow Cooker Sunday and Searching for Solutions but that’s a whole lotta ssss’s! See, I have been searching for answers to all of my acquired allergies, including Celiacs, a latex allergy in products AND that is naturally occurring […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Croque Monsieur and WIN a Nescafe Piccolini Coffee Machine!!!

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Croque Monsieur and WIN a Nescafe Piccolini Coffee Machine!!! “What’s for dinner?”……is THIS the most asked question on the planet? My answer? Croque Monsieur!!! The response (with disappointment in the voice)? “Oh, ham and cheese sandwiches?” The Dancing Daughter, however, asked if I was making Croquembouche. Ummmm, never in a million […]