Recipe Return Faux Foodie Christmas Cake!!!

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Recipe Return Faux Foodie Christmas Cake!!! I haven’t baked in AGES but tonight I knew I needed to get my rear into gear and get some Christmas Cheer started.  My darling husband LOVES his Christmas Fruit Cake so I soaked the fruit tonight and now they are in-the-oven yay! This recipe is CRAZY easy, super […]

~Recipe Reminder ~Crazy Good Cranberry Cake!!!

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~Recipe  Reminder ~Crazy Good Cranberry Cake!!!   Ok, I’m sorry. I’ve been absent and I hate to say it but that’s not going to change in the short future.  Things have been incredibly busy at work, with the Dancing Daughter’s end of year 10 activities (gorgeous formal, graduation, orientation to new school), plus dancing, my […]

~Slow Cooker Sunday ~Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars!

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~Slow Cooker Sunday ~Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at our house! Last night the Dancing Daughter and I decorated the tree with Christmas carols playing and it was a lot of fun, as always. Today is also my sweet girl’s last day of year 10 with their official […]

~Thinking of Thanksgiving ~Crustless Mini Pumpkin Pies! (SF & GF)

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    ~Thinking of Thanksgiving ~Crustless Mini Pumpkin Pies! (SF & GF) Today is Thanksgiving in the USA and I have had the wonderful pleasure of speaking with my family including my Grandmother. I wish I could hug them all but it is only 7 days until my sweetie pie sister arrives for our brother’s […]

~ Fail Safe Friday and Sweets for Saturday ~ Chocolate Cashew Clusters!

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~ Fail Safe Friday and Sweets for Saturday ~ Chocolate Cashew Clusters! Is it HOT enough for you?  One word for today….BLECK. Thank goodness for the slow cookers today as it is just too hot to heat up the kitchen.  But the slow cooker Sunday will wait because right now I have the easiest sweet treat for […]

~Macaron and Manic Monday!

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~Macaron and Manic Monday! Yes I dropped off the blog planet again last week, I’m sorry!  It’s just manic and today was no different. Can someone please tell me WHY I am tired after standing up for 2 hours but a 71 year old can strut around a massive stage and sing for 2 hours […]

~Wacky Wednesday and Throwback Thursday ~ Gluten Free Sugar Free Pear & Vanilla Wacky Cake!

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~Wacky Wednesday and Throwback Thursday ~ Gluten Free Sugar Free Pear & Vanilla Wacky Cake! Throwback Thursday snapshot of the Six Foot Teenager and the Dancing Daughter many years ago (I think maybe 12?) at Noosa. They are still great mates today and always have been I wanted to share a recipe with you this […]

~Faking not Baking for Wednesday Web and WIN a Bodum Travel Press and GJ’s Beans!!!

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~Faking not Baking for Wednesday Web and WIN a Bodum Travel Press and GJ’s Beans!!! Today is all about Faking not Baking!  I made put together these cookies for work and they went super quickly. At one point I couldn’t even find one of the containers because someone had taken one lot into a meeting! […]

~Road Test Tuesday ~Queen Gel Colours and WIN a Bodum Travel Press and GJ’s Coffee Beans!!

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~Road Test Tuesday ~Queen Gel Colours and WIN a Bodum Travel Press and GJ’s Coffee Beans!! I really enjoy playing with colours in cooking but often find that liquid colours are hard for me to control the end result. I saw the Queen Gel Colours at the supermarket and thought they might be good to […]

~ Throwback Thursday & Fudge on Friday ~ Candy Corn Candy Corn Candy Corn!!!!

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Throwback Thursday & Fudge on Friday ~ Candy Corn Candy Corn Candy Corn!   Last year I made many recipes with candy corn for you including a Candy Corn Fudge But the best part of candy corn, aside from the HUGE rush of sugar, is the story of my niece, Riley.  I told you this […]