~ Throwback Thursday & Fudge on Friday ~ Candy Corn Candy Corn Candy Corn!!!!

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Throwback Thursday & Fudge on Friday ~ Candy Corn Candy Corn Candy Corn!   Last year I made many recipes with candy corn for you including a Candy Corn Fudge But the best part of candy corn, aside from the HUGE rush of sugar, is the story of my niece, Riley.  I told you this […]

~Watching you Wednesday!!!! Halloween is Coming with Watching you Cookies!

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Watching you Wednesday!!!! Halloween is Coming with Watching you Cookies! I LOVE Halloween.  It is truly my 2nd favourite holiday.  When I first moved to Australia no one celebrated Halloween and it was so sad  Now it is everywhere and while I know there are some who bah-humbug it as another commercialised holiday, I have […]

~Road Test Tuesday ~Gluten Free @ Gloria Jeans!

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~Road Test Tuesday ~Gluten Free @ Gloria Jeans! Welcome to another edition of Road Test Tuesday but first I’ll share with you my progress of the 31 Day House Purge Challenge.  Some of them, like Sunday, I had only recently completed (freezer food) so was off the hook.  Yesterday was medication.  This is what I […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Classic Tapioca Pudding

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Classic Tapioca Pudding I thought we would stir things up today for Slow Cooker Sunday with a classic dessert that is well received in my household (one time one member of the family ate all 4 servings that had been prepared!) I grew up on THIS pudding mix And I never […]

~ Skillet Saturday ~ Apple Pie Scones!

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~ Skillet Saturday ~ Apple Pie Scones!   This is a rushed recipe because things have been topsy turvy here today, folks.  This is a reminder to CHERISH your loved ones…….you never know how long you will have them ♥ Also, today’s 31 day House Purge Challenge, bills,  was already done when I did the drawers […]

Throwback Thursday ~Classic Vanilla Slice!

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Throwback Thursday ~Classic Vanilla Slice! I need to let you know that I have only had vanilla slice one other time in my life. It’s just not something you find in American and when I came here I tried a piece that was full of custard and I just wasn’t a fan. There were way […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Grandad’s Mince Cream Gravy!

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Grandad’s Mince Cream Gravy! Remember when I made chipped beef and my family thought it was SOOO good? I wasn’t eating meat then but when we started talking about comfort foods I immediately thought of a quick mid week menu of mince gravy (or hamburger gravy as we would have called […]

~Road Test Tuesday ~Well and Good Ryeless Rye GF Bread and my 31 Day Challenge!!!

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~Road Test Tuesday ~Well and Good Ryeless Rye GF Bread and my 31 Day Challenge!!! Are you confused what day it is? Having those days off was so wonderful but today I’ve been confused about which day it is!!  It’s Tuesday, though, so time for a little road testing. But first, let me tell you […]

~Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Chicken ala King!!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Chicken ala King   Every time I hear ala King I think of my Great Grandmother, Cleva. She was a GREAT cook and alt hough I have no idea if she actually ever made this dish, her last name was King. I loved going to her house and not just for […]

~ Faux Foodie Friday ~ Wagon Wheel Slice!!!!

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~ Faux Foodie Friday ~ Wagon Wheel Slice!!!!   I would say Happy Friday, ok I’ll go ahead and say it….Happy Friday, but yesterday was my Friday as I took today off.  Yep, that means a 4 day weekend, baby!! I have vowed NOT to place unrealistic expectations on myself and to have a nap […]