~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Potatoes and Ham and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide!!!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Potatoes and Ham and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide!!! Why do I end up exhausted on Sunday nights? Despite feeling very S-L-O-W yesterday and today (still not feeling tip top), I seem to still cram an awful lot into every day. Today the Dancing Daughter and I decided to […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday – Bacon Wrapped Apple Chicken and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide & 4 Ingredients GF!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday – Bacon Wrapped Apple Chicken and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide & 4 Ingredients GF! Today is Sweets of Style 2nd Birthday and this fun little project has just ticked over the 1500th email follower (so proud!) It all started right HERE and what fun it has been creating and sharing my […]

Souper Saturday ~ Soup for you!

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Souper Saturday ~ Soup for you! brrrrrrrrr……..it’s turned cold, rainy and nasty outside but, lucky for me, we are headed out to dinner with some wonderful friends to one of my favourite restaurants in Newcastle, Longbench on Darby.  I dine there quite often and they are always so great to work with my Failsafe diet. […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Tasmania and WINNER Cast Iron Skillet!

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Road Test Tuesday ~Tasmania!   Congrats to Belinda S who won the Classica Cast Iron Skillet.  Belinda’s favourite cooking utensil is her wine bottle A few months ago I said to my Step Mother, “Why don’t we do something for our Birthday’s?” (both in August). I proposed that she and my Dad come down from […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Sausage Panade and WIN a Cast Iron Skillet!!!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Sausage Panade and WIN a Cast Iron Skillet!!!   It’s Sunday again and, despite telling myself I wouldn’t make a “to-do” list that was unachievable……yep I did. I did however, manage to take a nap today after a 4am wake up so I guess I need to make allowances […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Sloppy Second Ribs!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Sloppy Second Ribs! So the Dancing Daughter is home safely from the music festival and had a wonderful time. She and her friend even made the Triple J Facebook page (bottom left with the black nail polish)! They were 2nd from the front in the mosh pit for hours and sheer […]

~Failsafe Friday ~Ricotta Chicken Fingers!!!

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~Failsafe Friday ~Ricotta Chicken Fingers!!!   Wahoo it’s Friday everyone! An amazing week and the weekend is supposed to be quiet My sweet baby girl has gone off with her friend to a music festival (scary for Mum but staying with my Dad so not as scary as it could be!) , dear sweet husband […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli & Rice! YUM

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli & Rice!  YUM I’ve been absent without a permission slip, I’m sorry!  We’ve been really busy around the house and yesterday I made a few cakes for a birthday and dinner at some lovely friends last night.  We had such a great night but I’m certainly not […]

~ Mid Week Makeover ~ Ham and Cheese Puff!

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  ~ Mid Week Makeover ~ Ham and Cheese Puff! It’s cold. It’s been raining. The sky is dreary. Everyone is tired…..Mid Week Makeover becomes Mid Week Madness to get a dish on the table! This is super easy to make, can be adapted to whatever leftovers you have, is warm and comforting. Enjoy! * […]

~ Road Test Tuesday and Top Tip! Casalare Tempura Batter ~

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~ Road Test Tuesday and Top Tip! Casalare Tempura Batter ~  On the weekend we had our 4th of July celebration and one of the desserts was the Skillet Dump Cake but the other was super thick Brownie Ice Cream Sundaes!  I baked the brownies in a Chinet Bakeware pan the day before and then […]