~ See Ya’ Later Sunday (oh and Weekend Breakfast, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!)

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See Ya’ Later Sunday (oh and Weekend Breakfast, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!)   Yesterday I took some flowers to someone who I’d had a bit of a “blue” with when she hurt my feelings quite badly but was big enough to phone me to apologise. Today, instead of glaring at the woman with […]

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 […]

Frugal Friday, RAoK and Gratitude!

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Frugal Friday Nut Butter, RAoK and Gratitude! Today for my Lenten Promise, I am SO grateful that I got to have lunch today with my mentor and friend.  This incredibly smart, warm and talented woman has been my formal mentor for a number of years and now we have really just developed a friendship.  She […]

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 […]

Friday Favourites, Sydney Saturday, Lent and WINNER of the silicone baking mat!

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Friday Favourites, Sydney Saturday, Lent and WINNER of the silicone baking mat!   Friday Favourites ~ Yesterday was Friday but the day got away from me because of all the kitchen activity and How to eat without a kitchen pt 4.  I would have completely been in the way had I tried to “cook” at home so […]

How to eat without a kitchen pt 3, Lent and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!

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How to eat without a kitchen pt 3, Lent and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat! Today the benchtops got their treatment of Grapeseed Oil (I didn’t want them sealed) and the microwave and sink are currently going in.  Now we are just waiting for the dishdrawers, oven, cooktop and rangehood tomorrow.  So exciting […]

How to cook without a Kitchen Day 1 ~ (Muffins, Maitland, Lent, and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!)

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How to cook without a Kitchen Day 1 ~ (Muffins, Maitland, Lent, and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!) My new kitchen goes in TOMORROW!!!!  I’m so excited but also dreading having to go through everything when it goes back into the cupboards.  My AH-mazing husband emptied everything and the EVER so helpful Dancing […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Sweet Potato Pancake Bake, Lent Begins, and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Mid Week Makeover ~  Sweet Potato Pancake Bake, Lent Begins, and WIN a $30 Gift Card! Mmmmmmm last night we had pancakes!!!  I really love breakfast, as I’ve told you so many times before, and I just wasn’t ready to let go of it tonight  I wanted to make something different, though, and Yes You Can provided […]

Ricotta Pear Pancakes Sweet and Savoury for Shrove Tuesday and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Ricotta Pear Pancakes Sweet and Savoury for Shrove Tuesday and WIN a $30 Gift Card! Today is Shrove/Pancake Tuesday …. the day before Lent starts!  Pancake Tuesday has it’s as a day that pancakes, usually full of sugar and butter, are eaten as these items were given up for Lent.  This year, as I have […]

Meatless Monday ~ Cheesy Potato Pancakes and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Meatless Monday ~ Cheesy Potato Pancakes and WIN a $30 Gift Card!  After a HUGE weekend of eating, shopping and fun I need to give my poor tummy a rest.  This morning it was NOT HAPPY and I think a bit of recovery.  As tomorrow is Shrove/Pancake Tuesday, why  not use that leftover mashed potato […]