~ Muffin Monday ~ Sugar Free Quinoa Apple Muffins YUM! ~

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~ Muffin Monday ~ Quinoa Apple Muffins YUM! ~ I’m still crazy for quinoa here and my adaptation of a recipe is perfect to use quinoa and quinoa flakes along with beautiful golden delicious apples (or apples of your choice). These come out much like the Oatcakes and are not as fluffy as traditional muffins […]

~ Weekend Breakfast and Slow Cooker Saturday/Sunday ~ Slow Cooker Banana Caramel Bread!

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~ Weekend Breakfast and Slow Cooker Saturday/Sunday ~ Slow Cooker Banana Caramel Bread! Weekend breakfast was a quick affair around here this morning as everyone scattered to get to work, activities and errands. What do you do when you wake up at 3 and can’t go back to sleep, aside from 3 loads of washing, […]

~ Simple Skillet Sunday ~ Caramel Apple Skillet Dump Cake for 4th of July!

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~ Simple Skillet Sunday ~ Caramel Apple Skillet Dump Cake for 4th of July! Yesterday we had our 4th of July celebration (on the 5th!) and it was an afternoon full of food, fun and friendship. The nibbles table was well received. And the main event featured burgers, pigs in blankets, pulled chicken, baked beans, […]

~ Road Test Tuesday ~ Organic Feast East Maitland

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~ Road Test Tuesday ~ Organic Feast East Maitland   I’ve been trying to eat organic foods whenever I can.  Because my choices are so limited right now, my choices are pretty consistent although I have tested carrot and now Bok Choy which are both moderate salicylate foods without any symptoms (yay!).  But the staples […]

~ Slice of Saturday, Slow Cooker Sunday + Masterchef Monday ~ The “Death Dish” (Quinoa) Risotto with Greens

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~ Slice of Saturday, Slow Cooker Sunday + Masterchef Monday ~ The “Death Dish” (Quinoa) Risotto with Greens This is a catch up post, sorry! I’ve been absent for a few days but have been thinking of you all ♥ Last night, Roy and I had a date that I had booked for a bit of […]

~ Muffin Monday ~ Banana Chocolate Oatcakes and WINNER of the Silpat Baking Mat!!

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~  Muffin Monday ~ Banana Chocolate Oatcakes and WINNER of the Silpat Baking Mat!! Congratulations to Sandra W who says “I love oatmeal raisin cookies. Even though they are nothing fancy and are one of the most basic cookies you can find out there, there is just something about their chewiness, mildness with the oats, […]

Throwback Thursday ~ Sugar and Gluten Free Buttermilk Loaf!

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Throwback Thursday ~ Sugar and Gluten Free Buttermilk Loaf! Thursday ~ my favourite night of the week not just for the comforts of Throwback Thursday but because it’s ballet night YAY! Tonight I’ve chosen something for you that reminds me of Oklahoma and my Great Grandmother’s kitchen for some reason. I’m not sure why I […]

~ Meatless Monday (on Tuesday) ~ Scrumptious Baked Ricotta!!

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~ Meatless Monday (on Tuesday) ~ Scrumptious Baked Ricotta!! I promise I did NOT forget about you yesterday! I had everything all ready to go for you and then could not log in to my account to upload the photos or my text……BOO! And then Masterchef was on and I tried again but I decided […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Creamed Corn!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Creamed Corn! This weekend has been an absolute whirlwind with cooking, a trip to Sydney for a girlie catch up lunch with my gal pal, a Dance Eistedfodd with the Dancing Daughter, more insomnia, mounds and mounds of washing, dishes and cleaning, more cooking and organising! Yesterday was fabulous to […]

~ Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Faux Foodie Friday (Taco Cupcakes!)

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Faux Foodie Friday  (Taco Cupcakes!) These are NOT what you think when you see the headline  I realised that I have blogged something all week for you (yay me!) but, of course, it had to be Mexican to bring it out of me ♥ I saw THESE cute cookies on Pinterest from […]