~ Sugar Free Snacking on Sunday!!

???????????????????????????????

~ Sugar Free Snacking on Sunday!!   Ok, yes I am painfully aware that today is Monday and I’m posting a Snack Sunday recipe……but, yesterday was the 6 foot teenager’s birthday and then the dancing daughter wanted to go for a drive for L plate hours after dinner.  I was just too darned tired to […]

~ Joyfulness, Pre-Birthday Breakfast, and Saturday Sunny Caribbean Rice and Beans!

???????????????????????????????

~ Joyfulness, Pre-Birthday Breakfast, and Saturday Sunny Caribbean Rice and Beans! Welcome to the weekend!  My joyfulness today is abundant with a beautiful family breakfast this morning on the 6 foot teenagers Birthday Eve.  Tomorrow he turns 19.  What?!  19?  Can someone please explain to me HOW this happened??? I can’t believe that this will […]

~Mid-Week Makeover ~Broccoli Mac & Cheese Frittata!

???????????????????????????????

~Mid-Week Makeover ~Broccoli Mac & Cheese Frittata! Well, we’ve come to that pointy end of the week again when I’m fossicking around the kitchen looking for something to make for dinner that is quick, easy, and can use up any leftovers.  Guess what, no leftovers!!!  But something from the freezer to remake is just as […]

~Muffin Monday and Road Test Tuesday ~I Quit Sugar Flax & Polenta Muffins!

???????????????????????????????

~ Muffin Monday and Road Test Tuesday ~I Quit Sugar Flax & Polenta Muffins!   Ok, so you guys know I’m in this I Quit Sugar experimentation phase and I’ve been looking for other ways to have snacks and breakfast.  I had a recipe this week for some coco-nutty pumpkin muffins but ran out of […]

~ Sugar Free Sunday Breakfast!!!!

???????????????????????????????

Sugar Free Sunday Breakfast! Sunday is here again……. Q: Why does the weekend go so fast?  A: cooking, cleaning, baking, working.  But I have had a wonderful weekend and not felt like I had to which meant nothing has felt like a chore.  Plus I’ve had my hair cut even shorter which I’m liking This […]

~Road Test Tuesday ~Amy’s Kitchen Gluten Free Rice Mac & Cheese!

???????????????????????????????

~Road Test Tuesday ~Amy’s Kitchen Gluten Free Rice Mac & Cheese! I love Amy’s…. My Mom has always liked Amy’s and I’ve previously had in the US the Dairy Free Rice Mac & Cheese as well as a few of the Enchilada Dinners which are YUM!  So when I spotted THIS in the frozen section […]

~ It’s too hot to cook…..Sandwich Press Saturday!!! and GIVEAWAY!!!

???????????????????????????????

~ It’s too hot to cook…..Sandwich Press Saturday!!! Ugh, it really is just so hot AGAIN today and, coupled with an injury that sees me limping around like a lame horse, I can’t muster the energy to turn on the oven! My trusty sandwich press has come to the rescue!  Last month I was chatting […]

~Recipe Makeover ~Crazy Good GINGERBREAD Cranberry Cake!!!

gb final

~Recipe Makeover ~Crazy Good GINGERBREAD Cranberry Cake!!! So you know that Crazy Good Cranberry Cake that I re-ran this week for you? I’ve remade it!  With Gingerbread!! Nothing says Christmas for me like the smell of gingerbread (and of course Marshmallow Santas) and combine it with cranberry and you can’t go wrong (unless you completely […]

~Thinking of Thanksgiving ~Crustless Mini Pumpkin Pies! (SF & GF)

???????????????????????????????

    ~Thinking of Thanksgiving ~Crustless Mini Pumpkin Pies! (SF & GF) Today is Thanksgiving in the USA and I have had the wonderful pleasure of speaking with my family including my Grandmother. I wish I could hug them all but it is only 7 days until my sweetie pie sister arrives for our brother’s […]

~ Thinking of Thanksgiving……Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Boats!

spfinal 3

~ Thinking of Thanksgiving……Slow Cooker Sweet Potato Boats! Happy Thanksgiving everyone!!! While the big day isn’t until tomorrow at home, it is Thursday here in Oz so we are celebrating! As a kid, and even now, I would not be interested in eating turkey or ham so all the side dishes are my favourite.  My […]