~ 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 […]

~ Fave Meatless Monday recipes and WIN an EasiYo Yogurt Maker and 5 Flavour Pack!!

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~ Fave Meatless Monday recipes and WIN an EasiYo Yogurt Maker and 5 Flavour Pack!!   Since I started eating meat after 17 years without it, I’ve really neglected the Meatless Monday.  To make up for it, I wanted to revisit some of my favourite Meatless Monday recipes (especially after having a massive craving for […]

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Mid Week Mac ‘n Mexican!

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Mid Week Mac ‘n Mexican!   Today’s mid week makeover comes to you from that EVIL genious at Oh Bite It. In her recipe for these AHmazing (and surprise) burritos, she even says she has lost her recipe creating mind. After you make these, you’ll be glad she did! Now, […]

~ 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 […]

Happy (un) Birthday Roy Scully , Favourite Things Friday and Melbourne Day 1!

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Favourite Things Friday These are a few or my FAVOURITE Things! Coles Nut Bar Figs – Who knew?  BUT I also found out that DRIED figs contain sulfites which are also on my banned list……not having these foods combined with salicylates has made an enormous difference to how I feel.  I’ll tell you more another […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Spinach Artichoke Lasagne (and why I’m not even CLOSE to a professional Blogger!!)

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Spinach Artichoke Lasagne (and why I’m not even CLOSE to a professional Blogger!!) Why am I not close to a professional Blogger?  It’s at the bottom of the post Chelsea and I are absolutely obsessed with anything spinach and artichoke after we made THIS dip for the first time in 2012. […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Gingerbread Folk House Kit and Noosa Adventures!!!

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Today started off with the most scrumptious breakfast at one of my favourite places in Noosa, Aromas, where you can sit in the front of the restaurant on perfect people watching territory of Hastings Street, as all the chairs face the direction of the street! The six foot teenager had Eggs Benedict (his standard), and […]

Tribute and Road Test Tuesday ~ Hard Rock Cafe Twisted Mac ‘n Cheese! {GIVEAWAY!!!}

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Tribute and Road Test Tuesday ~ Hard Rock Cafe Twisted Mac ‘n Cheese! And only 4 days left to enter the GIVEAWAY! Yes I am aware it is now WEDNESDAY and not Tuesday  But the last 3 days have been extremely busy at work and I am stretched for time so here it is, a […]

Stovetop Sunday ~ One Pot Stovetop Mac and Cheese! {and a Christmas GIVEAWAY!}

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Stovetop Sunday ~ One Pot Stovetop Mac and Cheese! {and a Christmas GIVEAWAY!} I am continuously searching for the ultimate gluten free Mac and Cheese recipe and stumbled across this version from White on Rice Couple. The ease of the one pot on the stovetop was certainly appealing and I wanted to Road Test the […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Oopsie Bread Crepes with Ricotta and Spinach

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This is the easiest meal you will ever make. When you make your Oopsie breads, make extras in crepe size in a springform pan. You can store them overnight in the fridge and this dish will come together in minutes! Tomorrow is Thanksgiving so this is a quick post so I can get busy on […]