~ Maui Adventures, Carrot Krispie Treats, Lenten Promise and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!

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Maui Adventures, Carrot Krispie Treats, Lenten Promise and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY! Day 2 and we started off at IHOP as per Nikki’s request. I had an omlette, Roy had a full breakfast with a side of pancakes, and the girls had Chocolate Chocolate Chip Pancakes to start the day! We made a QUICK trip […]

~ 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 […]

~Road Test Tuesday (YUMMY Gelato!), Lent, and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!

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~Road Test Tuesday (YUMMY Gelato!), Lent, and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera! For today’s Lenten Promise, I left an extra $1.50 at the service station for the next person’s newspaper Yesterday the Dancing Daughter wanted Ben & Jerry’s ice cream from out little neighbourhood grocery store. Incredibly rude, I thought, since there are virtually no […]

Masterchef Monday, Mistakes, Lenten Promise and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!

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Masterchef Monday, Mistakes, Lenten Promise and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!   Masterchef is on it’s way back!!!!!! Yay! It is really the only TV show that I religiously watch so I’m excited that the promos are back on , although there is no date for the show yet so I hope it’s not a huge […]

~ 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 […]

Tuesday ~ Road Test, Royal Treatment, Times a Changin’ and Lenten Promise!

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Tuesday ~ Road Test, Royal Treatment, Times a Changin’ and Lenten Promise! This Tuesday is Jam Packed as you can see by the title above….I just couldn’t make up my mind!  I was lucky enough to have breakfast with a friend this morning and, so, for my Lenten Promise and RAoK I added a large […]

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 […]

Faux Foodie Candy Bar, Party Prep and RAoK!

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Faux Foodie Candy Bar, Party Prep and RAoK! Today was SOOOooo busy and definitely a family effort to get ready for tomorrow night. There is still L-O-T-S to do but tonight Roy and I are taking time out to have dinner with my Dad and Step Mum who have arrived from Ballina (yay!) Today was […]

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……)   […]