~Mid Week Makeover ~Meatball Sub Casserole!

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~Mid Week Makeover ~Meatball Sub Casserole! It’s mid-week AGAIN and, while I had all intention of getting here yesterday to give you a Road Test Tuesday review (yum), yesterday was the Dancing Daughter’s year 10 formal and we were busy from daybreak until well and truly past sunset. My little girl looked so incredibly beautiful […]

~Mid Week Makeover ~Greek Yogurt Chicken!

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~Mid Week Makeover ~Greek Yogurt Chicken! It’s actually past mid-week but I’m trying to catch up and not serve you something sweet AGAIN. I’ve had 2 birthday cakes to do for ballet tonight and after a big sugar hit I’m in need of some real food and not just white chocolate! Once again I have […]

~Salad Summer Days ~Broccoli Grape Harvest Salad!

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~Salad Summer Days ~Broccoli Grape Harvest  Salad! Can it really have been a week since I said I was taking my foot off the pedal? I didn’t get to share with you at all last week as it was simply insane. A few days away for work and two weeks of large deadlines left me […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Grandad’s Mince Cream Gravy!

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Grandad’s Mince Cream Gravy! Remember when I made chipped beef and my family thought it was SOOO good? I wasn’t eating meat then but when we started talking about comfort foods I immediately thought of a quick mid week menu of mince gravy (or hamburger gravy as we would have called […]

~ Mid Week Makeover ~ Rigatoni Pie and WINNER of the EasiYo giveaway!

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~ Mid Week Makeover ~ Rigatoni Pie and WINNER of the EasiYo giveaway! So I’ve shared with you many times my love of cooking up chicken and storing in the freezer until needed for those quick fix dishes.  But last weekend I cooked up some bolognaise and stored it flat in the freezer in a […]

~ Mexican Monday and Tribute Tuesday ~ El Rancho Grande Chicken Enchilada Tribute!!!

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Mexican Monday and Tribute Tuesday ~ El Rancho Grande Chicken Enchilada tribute! When you say MEXICAN at our house and we start to talk about our favourites you will undoubtedly hear the words El-Rancho-Grande. A Tulsa and Family tradition, our family has been frequenting the best Mexican restaurant on the planet for decades and now […]

~ Midweek Makeover ~ Strawberry Shortcake Fudge!!!

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~ Midweek Makeover ~ Strawberry Shortcake Fudge!!! So the Dancing Daughter left today for a 3 day school retreat.  All the year 10 kids go before moving to another, and much larger, school for years 11 & 12.  There is A LOT of sugar involved in retreat and camps for these kids and the last […]

~Mid Week Makeover ~Ham and Cheese Puff Pies!

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~Mid Week Makeover ~Ham and Cheese Puff Pies! Well, I did it AGAIN and deleted photos that hadn’t been backed up  At least this time it was only a few and not a few week’s worth, but it still annoys me to no end. Today’s preparation pictures were deleted but this is so easy you […]

~Mid Week Makeover ~Corndog Mini Muffins and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide and GF 4 Ingredients!!!

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~Mid Week Makeover ~Corndog Mini Muffins and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide and GF 4 Ingredients! Corndogs……carnival food or breakfast of champions? I’ve shared with you my kids’ love of the corndog and the wager we placedone time prior to a trip to the US on how many the (then much smaller) Six Foot Teenager […]

~ 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 […]