~ Frugal Friday (GF Pasta), Failure Rescue, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!!!

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Frugal Friday, Failure Rescue, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!!! Today’s Lenten Promise was a giftie for a special person of a Beanie Kid for Easter (so cute and the little person is a cutie patootie too!) Welcome to Frugal Friday that is all about rescuing what was considered a failure ~ and I’ve had […]

Throwback Thursday, Lenten Promise and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!!!

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Throwback Thursday, Lenten Promise and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!!! In light of our pending trip to Maui and our likely visit to Wholefoods (although it is 45 minutes from our hotel which will limit our visits) here is a throwback to September 2012 and what I ate for lunch for nearly 3 weeks and […]

~ 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 […]

~Favourite Things, Fish and Flying on Friday, Lenten Promise and *GIVEAWAY*!

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~Favourite Things, Fish and Flying on Friday, Lenten Promise and *GIVEAWAY*! Happy Friday everyone! I’m in sunny (and warm) Ballina today to visit with  my Dad and Step Mother.  I need some R&R and my Brother and future Sister in Law will arrive tomorrow for some family fun.  This is what $500,000 of renovations on […]

Under Pressure! Mac n Cheese Monday and Lenten Promise!

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Under Pressure! Mac n Cheese Monday and Lenten Promise!   Today my RAoK was letting a man go in front of me at the supermarket who had 3 items. I only had 5 but was juggling 4 other packages and it WAS Aldi where they practically throw the items at you from the scanner to […]

Meatless Monday, Health and Lenten Acts!

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Meatless Monday, Health and Lenten Acts! Did you miss me? I haven’t been here in a couple of days because we had the 50th/18th/18th party on Saturday night and I ended up serving 9-10 courses of finger foods (I haven’t counted yet!) and so was flat chat on Friday and Saturday. Yesterday I was absolutely […]

Mid Week Makeover with Melindas and Lenten Promise!

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Mid Week Makeover with Melindas and Lenten Promise! Happy Hump Day everyone!  Mid week and this week is flying by.  That’s probably because we are super busy getting ready for our get together for Hubby’s 50th Birthday and the Six Foot Teenager’s and Girlfriend’s 18th Birthdays.  We are having about 25 people at our place […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Glutino Pizza Crust Mix!

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Road Test Tuesday ~ Glutino Pizza Crust Mix! So today for Lent I donated my change from a purchase to the Cancer Council Box!  I’ve been doing it for the past week so it’s adding up I also had to cull my plastic container collection today.  The Six Foot Teenager gets so cranky with me […]

Smokehouse Sunday ~ Beer Smoked Chicken!

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Smokehouse Sunday ~ Beer Smoked Chicken! Yesterday was a FANTASTIC day in Sydney with my best gal to see Lion King and then we headed to our favourite diner Jazz City Milk Bar in Darlinghurst. The incredible Dan McGuirt OUT DID himself ya’ll, but I need more time to tell you all the amazing things […]

Skillet Sunday ~ One Dish Poached Fish & Veg plus WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!!!

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Skillet Sunday ~ One Dish Poached Fish & Veg plus WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!!!   Sunday……the best day of the week! Today the Dancing Daughter and I went to the Maitland Taste Festival which I’ll share with you tomorrow.  BUT, as I mentioned before, I’ve found the link between my unwellness and […]