~ Muffin Monday ~ Strawberry Coconut Muffins and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide and GF 4 Ingredients!

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  ~ Muffin Monday ~ Strawberry  Coconut Muffins and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide and GF 4 Ingredients!   Monday again! And Monday just ain’t a Monday without a muffin treat to kickstart the week and make my colleagues feel happy See these babies? They were on sale this weekend for 2 punnets for $3!!! […]

~ Melinda’s on Monday and Road Test Tuesday ~Blueberry Lemon Muffins and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide and GF 4 Ingredients!

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 Melinda’s on Monday and Road Test Tuesday ~Blueberry Lemon Muffins and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide and GF 4 Ingredients!   As you know, I was gifted a HUGE box of Melinda’s Gluten Free Goodies from a treasured friend for my recent birthday. I was thrilled to find the Blueberry Lemon cupcakes in the package. […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Tasmania and WINNER Cast Iron Skillet!

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Road Test Tuesday ~Tasmania!   Congrats to Belinda S who won the Classica Cast Iron Skillet.  Belinda’s favourite cooking utensil is her wine bottle A few months ago I said to my Step Mother, “Why don’t we do something for our Birthday’s?” (both in August). I proposed that she and my Dad come down from […]

~ Muffin Monday ~ Sugar Free Quinoa Apple Muffins YUM! ~

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~ Muffin Monday ~ Quinoa Apple Muffins YUM! ~ I’m still crazy for quinoa here and my adaptation of a recipe is perfect to use quinoa and quinoa flakes along with beautiful golden delicious apples (or apples of your choice). These come out much like the Oatcakes and are not as fluffy as traditional muffins […]

~ Weekend Breakfast and Slow Cooker Saturday/Sunday ~ Slow Cooker Banana Caramel Bread!

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~ Weekend Breakfast and Slow Cooker Saturday/Sunday ~ Slow Cooker Banana Caramel Bread! Weekend breakfast was a quick affair around here this morning as everyone scattered to get to work, activities and errands. What do you do when you wake up at 3 and can’t go back to sleep, aside from 3 loads of washing, […]

~ Muffin Monday ~ Banana Chocolate Oatcakes and WINNER of the Silpat Baking Mat!!

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~  Muffin Monday ~ Banana Chocolate Oatcakes and WINNER of the Silpat Baking Mat!! Congratulations to Sandra W who says “I love oatmeal raisin cookies. Even though they are nothing fancy and are one of the most basic cookies you can find out there, there is just something about their chewiness, mildness with the oats, […]

~ Joyfulness, Weekend Breakfast and LAST CHANCE to WIN a Silpat Baking Mat!

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~ Joyfulness, Weekend Breakfast and LAST CHANCE to WIN a Silpat Baking Mat! Joyfulness ~  The most amazing husband in the entire world.  I don’t deserve him but I am so grateful to have him ♥ 2 great kids 2 sets of parents whom I love and love me back An incredible but very small circle […]

Muffin Monday ~ Triple Chocolate Muffins!!!!

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~ Muffin Monday ~ Triple Chocolate Muffins!!!! Today’s muffin is NOT for the faint hearted ♥. It is choc full of chocolate powder and chips. I make a great number of muffins in the test kitchen but the family’s favourite is still chocolate. Make it TRIPLE chocolate and you can’t go wrong! If you are […]

Mother’s Day and Masterchef Monday ~ Eggs!

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Mother’s Day and Masterchef Monday ~ Eggs! Happy Belated Mother’s Day to all you Mum’s out there  I hope you had a wonderful day yesterday which was full of love and relaxation. My day was beautiful and definitely full of love starting with our breakfast out as a family with my Mother in Law at […]

~ Steel Cut Oats for Slow Cooker Sunday and Weekend Breakfast; National Pretzel Day!

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~ Steel Cut Oats for Slow Cooker Sunday and Weekend Breakfast; National Pretzel Day! Apparently today is National Pretzel Day in the USA (there’s a day for everything) and one of the things I REALLY REALLY miss are hot, soft, buttery pretzels with cheese dip like I used to get at Auntie Anne’s. But that avenue is definitely […]