~ 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 […]

~ National Caramel Day, Lenten Promise and Samsung Camera GIVEAWAY!!!

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~ National Caramel Day, Lenten Promise and Samsung Camera GIVEAWAY!!! I’m still in beautiful Ballina and today we had a lovely lunch and headed out for Mexican tonight.  I’ve realised it’s been a couple of weeks since I had Mexican which is NOT cool! I’ve already apologised in advance to my family knowing that ordering […]

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 […]

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 […]

Happy St Patrick’s Day ~ Rainbow Gold Cupcakes!

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Happy St Patrick’s Day ~ Rainbow Gold Cupcakes!  Today, for my Lenten promise, I am SO grateful to God for watching over my family!!!!!! Happy St Patrick’s Day everyone! Did you find a 4 leaf clover?  Or have a Guiness (or 2?)  What about a pot of gold?  (note to self: enter Oz Lotto tomorrow……)   […]

Happy International Women’s Day ~ White Chocolate and Raspberry Layer Cake plus WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!!!

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Happy International Women’s Day ~ White Chocolate and Raspberry Layer Cake plus WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!!! Happy International Women’s Day!!!! Today was pretty low key for me since I am still under the weather but in years past I have had the honour of spending this special day in the company of […]

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 […]

Happy 18th Birthday to the Six Foot Teenager!!!!!

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I can’t believe this man standing before me!  Jordan is such an amazing person and I feel so blessed to have the family I do.  But seriously, how did this happen?   My day started early again with leaving the house with the Dancing Daughter so she could be at the gym at 7 and […]

Muffin Monday & Road Test Tuesday ~ Melinda’s Gluten Free Nourishing Raspberry Coconut Cupcakes

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Muffin Monday & Road Test Tuesday ~ Melinda’s Gluten Free Nourishing Raspberry Coconut Cupcakes Remember how last week I shared with you that a cupcake is really just a muffin with some icing and therefore, can be considered healthy? Well, Melinda’s Gluten Free Goodies has gone one step further calling one of the new mixes […]

♥ Valentine’s Week ♥ Red Velvet Petite…….Fives???

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♥ Valentine’s Week ♥ Red Velvet Petite…….Fives??? I’ve told you previously about my love of Merritts Bakery in Tulsa and their incredible Lemon Petite  Fours that we had for special occasions like Baby Showers and Bridal Showers. I wanted to do a Valentine version for you and had these great silicone moulds that will do […]