~Road Test Tuesday (YUMMY Gelato!), Lent, and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!

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~Road Test Tuesday (YUMMY Gelato!), Lent, and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera! For today’s Lenten Promise, I left an extra $1.50 at the service station for the next person’s newspaper Yesterday the Dancing Daughter wanted Ben & Jerry’s ice cream from out little neighbourhood grocery store. Incredibly rude, I thought, since there are virtually no […]

Masterchef Monday, Mistakes, Lenten Promise and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!

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Masterchef Monday, Mistakes, Lenten Promise and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!   Masterchef is on it’s way back!!!!!! Yay! It is really the only TV show that I religiously watch so I’m excited that the promos are back on , although there is no date for the show yet so I hope it’s not a huge […]

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 […]

~ National Caramel Day, Lenten Promise and Samsung Camera GIVEAWAY!!!

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~ National Caramel Day, Lenten Promise and Samsung Camera GIVEAWAY!!! I’m still in beautiful Ballina and today we had a lovely lunch and headed out for Mexican tonight.  I’ve realised it’s been a couple of weeks since I had Mexican which is NOT cool! I’ve already apologised in advance to my family knowing that ordering […]

~Favourite Things, Fish and Flying on Friday, Lenten Promise and *GIVEAWAY*!

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~Favourite Things, Fish and Flying on Friday, Lenten Promise and *GIVEAWAY*! Happy Friday everyone! I’m in sunny (and warm) Ballina today to visit with  my Dad and Step Mother.  I need some R&R and my Brother and future Sister in Law will arrive tomorrow for some family fun.  This is what $500,000 of renovations on […]

Throwback Thursday, PB&J and Lenten Promise!

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Throwback Thursday, PB&J and Lenten Promise!   Yesterday for my Lenten Promise I purchased a cutie patootie Easter Beanie Kid for someone special  Today I left a card for my sweet Dancing Daughter that she would find when she woke up. Apparently today was national PB&J day in the USA. I have told you that […]

Tuesday ~ Road Test, Royal Treatment, Times a Changin’ and Lenten Promise!

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Tuesday ~ Road Test, Royal Treatment, Times a Changin’ and Lenten Promise! This Tuesday is Jam Packed as you can see by the title above….I just couldn’t make up my mind!  I was lucky enough to have breakfast with a friend this morning and, so, for my Lenten Promise and RAoK I added a large […]

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 […]

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 […]