~ 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 […]

~ Wednesday ~ What I Ate, Weird, Waffle and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!!!!

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Wednesday ~ What I Ate, Weird, Waffle and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!!!! Happy Hump Day or…….COUNTDOWN to Holidays!  Today I had a significant achievement in that I actually put on real clothes instead of just yoga clothes (yay me!) I feel a little ill tonight, though, because I had less than 3 hours sleep last […]

Special Saturday, Slow Cooker Sunday (Weekend Breakfast) and Lenten Promise!

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Special Saturday, Slow Cooker Sunday (Weekend Breakfast) and Lenten Promise!   So yesterday I was not good and didn’t get here, I’m sorry! We did, however, celebrate a special birthday with our “surrogate” daughter, Nikki. She is such a sweetie pie and she and another one of Chelsea’s friends stayed the night last night. It […]

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 […]

Friday Favourites, Sydney Saturday, Lent and WINNER of the silicone baking mat!

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Friday Favourites, Sydney Saturday, Lent and WINNER of the silicone baking mat!   Friday Favourites ~ Yesterday was Friday but the day got away from me because of all the kitchen activity and How to eat without a kitchen pt 4.  I would have completely been in the way had I tried to “cook” at home so […]

To All the Pancakes I’ve Loved Before, Lent Update and WIN a $30 Gift Card

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To All the Pancakes I’ve Loved Before, Lent Update and WIN a $30 Gift  Card Lenten Update ~  like previous years, I am undertaking a Random Act of Kindness (RAoK) or expression of Gratitude each day of Lent rather than give up something.  Today I wrote a Friendship/Thank You Card and posted it (yes a […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Sweet Potato Pancake Bake, Lent Begins, and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Mid Week Makeover ~  Sweet Potato Pancake Bake, Lent Begins, and WIN a $30 Gift Card! Mmmmmmm last night we had pancakes!!!  I really love breakfast, as I’ve told you so many times before, and I just wasn’t ready to let go of it tonight  I wanted to make something different, though, and Yes You Can provided […]

Ricotta Pear Pancakes Sweet and Savoury for Shrove Tuesday and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Ricotta Pear Pancakes Sweet and Savoury for Shrove Tuesday and WIN a $30 Gift Card! Today is Shrove/Pancake Tuesday …. the day before Lent starts!  Pancake Tuesday has it’s as a day that pancakes, usually full of sugar and butter, are eaten as these items were given up for Lent.  This year, as I have […]

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 […]

Melbourne Adventures Day 2 and WIN a $30 Gift Card!!!

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Yesterday was amazing but ridiculous………10 HOURS walking! Yep, you read that right!  The Dancing Daughter and I walked early in the morning before breakfast and then we hit the shopping that she wanted to do……I finally had to pull out at 4:30 as I was shaking and felt like I was going to fall over. […]