Slow Cooker Sunday, Lenten Promise and Samsung Camera GIVEAWAY!!!

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Slow  Cooker Sunday, Lenten Promise and Samsung Camera GIVEAWAY!!! I’ve just spent a wonderful weekend in Ballina with my Dad and Step Mother, joined by my Brother and future Sister in Law, and have come home this afternoon full of gratitude and love for my family all around.  Not only was I made to relax […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Chicken Braciole and WIN one of my favourite things!

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It has been a REALLY busy weekend cooking, the six foot teenagers birthday, running around this morning, and I had a nap this afternoon Consequently this is a bit short tonight but the dinner was not short on taste!  In my assertion that EVERYTHING can be related to a TV show (really Seinfeld or Simpsons), we […]

Throwback Thursday ~ School Cafeteria Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese Remade!

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Throwback Thursday ~ School Cafeteria Tomato Soup and Grilled Cheese Remade!   I can remember pouring over the School Cafeteria calendar and picking what I was going to buy each week and I NEVER, ever, ever, picked the tomato soup (hated tomatoes!) but was devastated that it was always paired with the treasured grilled cheese […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Roast Beef for French Dip Sandwiches!!!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Roast Beef for French Dip Sandwiches!!! I was going to call this post Slow Cooker Sunday and Searching for Solutions but that’s a whole lotta ssss’s! See, I have been searching for answers to all of my acquired allergies, including Celiacs, a latex allergy in products AND that is naturally occurring […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Harvest Chicken Apple Stew!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Harvest Chicken Apple Stew This weekend was JAM PACKED full of cooking, cleaning and general stuff that took up every spare second! We did have a lovely dinner last night for the dancing daughter’s belated birthday dinner with her girlfriends where I overindulged in an enormous plate of Mexican (that I […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Lightened Up Swiss Chicken! And WINNER of the Nescafe Coffee Machine!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Lightened Up Swiss Chicken! And WINNER of the Nescafe Coffee Machine! Today…..what can I say about today except that I’m exhausted. Thank goodness for the slow cooker and the delicious smells emanating! THIS recipe from Six Sisters Stuff has been on my wish list for some time but today, after changing […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Blueberry Balsamic Maple Chicken and WIN an iPad and iPrep Stand!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Blueberry Balsamic Maple Chicken and WIN an iPad and iPrep Stand! Clearly I wasn’t supposed to have a post today because: 1. Today I was baking, baking, baking baking 2. I can’t find the FINAL shot of this yummy chicken dish 3. I was going to write a witty story about […]