~ Simple Skillet Sunday ~ Caramel Apple Skillet Dump Cake for 4th of July!

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~ Simple Skillet Sunday ~ Caramel Apple Skillet Dump Cake for 4th of July! Yesterday we had our 4th of July celebration (on the 5th!) and it was an afternoon full of food, fun and friendship. The nibbles table was well received. And the main event featured burgers, pigs in blankets, pulled chicken, baked beans, […]

Happy Friday 4th of July ~ Pops and Cupcakes!

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Happy Friday 4th of July ~ Pops and Cupcakes!   Happy 4th of July everyone! I’ve been busy planning for our get together tomorrow with friends but I had time to make some Red Velvet Patriotic Cupcakes using THIS recipe and decorating with icing and patriotic stars. And some vanilla Cake Pops.  Do you know […]

~ Road Test Tuesday ~ Gingerbread Comparisons!

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~ Road Test Tuesday ~ Gingerbread Comparisons! It’s been no secret that I have a big soft spot for gingerbread.  Just a few things I’ve produced for you….. Glazed Gingerbread and Apple Muffins Gingerbread House from Gingerbread Folk Kit Chocolate Gingerbread Cake Gingerbread Men from Melinda’s mix And Gingerbread cake. I love the smell of […]

Faux Foodie Friday ~ Iced Vovo Cupcakes!

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Faux Foodie Friday ~ Iced Vovo Cupcakes! Arnott’s biscuts……an Aussie tradition, right?  Well, I can safely say that I’ve never been, ummm, a real fan of their biscuits except  for the original Tim Tam (not after they changed it many many years ago) and the chocolate dipped Scotch Finger.  But my dear husband was raised on Arnott’s […]

~Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Skillet Saturday and Roundup! Skillet Fajitas!

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Skillet Saturday and Roundup!   This is it, folks, for Cinco de Mayo from the SoS kitchen  Today has been a busy day baking for a potential cafe customer (yay!) so tonight I’m sharing a (pre Failsafe) Skillet Fajita night we had at our house. Now, ya’ll know that I ♥ Love ♥ my […]

~ Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Faux Foodie Friday (Taco Cupcakes!)

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Faux Foodie Friday  (Taco Cupcakes!) These are NOT what you think when you see the headline  I realised that I have blogged something all week for you (yay me!) but, of course, it had to be Mexican to bring it out of me ♥ I saw THESE cute cookies on Pinterest from […]

~ Honouring the Anzacs with Gooey Bars and Biscuits

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 Honouring the Anzacs with Gooey Bars and Biscuits Anzac Day is a day of remembrance and a time to honour those who have given their service for us!  I was lucky enough to have my Poppy around for the first 5 years of my life and I honour him today with my tribute of Anzac […]

Hawaii Adventures, Easter Gooey Bars, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!

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Hawaii Adventures, Easter Gooey Bars, Lent and Samsung Galaxy  Camera GIVEAWAY! Happy Hawaii Adventures!!! We landed in Honolulu at 7:30 am and quickly cleared customs and immigration (it is NOT LAX…….the worst airport on the planet I’ve visited!) and headed to our hotel.  Thankfully our room was ready early so we dumped our bags and […]

Throwback Thursday, PB&J and Lenten Promise!

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Throwback Thursday, PB&J and Lenten Promise!   Yesterday for my Lenten Promise I purchased a cutie patootie Easter Beanie Kid for someone special  Today I left a card for my sweet Dancing Daughter that she would find when she woke up. Apparently today was national PB&J day in the USA. I have told you that […]

Heaps of Peeps Petites Treats and Lenten Promise!

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Heaps of Peeps Petites Treats and Lenten Promise! Sometimes things don’t turn out as planned.  Work, everyday expectations, and even brownies.  Yes, brownies.  Yesterday I made a number of batches for taste testing for you all (it’s a tough job and my family are drudging their way through them!) and I knew I wanted to […]