~ Melinda’s on Monday thanks to a Wonderful Friend!!!! WIN a Classica Cast Iron Skillet!

mel final

Melinda’s on Monday thanks to a Wonderful Friend!!!! You all know that I am a big fan of Melinda’s Gluten Free Goodies (as well as Melinda who I met last year at the Gluten Free Expo. She’s such a sweetheart!). And I have to say that her premix Brownies are certainly super scrumptious and my […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Sausage Panade and WIN a Cast Iron Skillet!!!

Panade final

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Sausage Panade and WIN a Cast Iron Skillet!!!   It’s Sunday again and, despite telling myself I wouldn’t make a “to-do” list that was unachievable……yep I did. I did however, manage to take a nap today after a 4am wake up so I guess I need to make allowances […]

~ Favourite Things Friday, Skillet Saturday and WIN a Classica Cast Iron Skillet!!!

Blueberry Buckle cu final 2

~ Favourite Things Friday, Skillet Saturday and WIN a Classica Cast Iron Skillet!!!  These are a few of my favourite things……… My beautiful family My super support team Individual size microwave cakes Hard Boiled Eggs Sun Rice Thin Rice Cakes Aldi’s catalogues (where else can you buy meat AND workshop tools? LOL!) Quinoa flakes and […]

~Throwback Thursday ~ Great Betty & German Chocolate Cake!

papa betty

~Throwback Thursday ~ Great Betty & German Chocolate Cake! My Papa was an amazing man who was so gentle, kind and incredibly talented.  I invite you to view this new story, photo gallery and video to find out a bit more about this wonderful man. After he was widowed, he remarried a remarkable lady named […]

~Road Test Tuesday ~ Exotic Waterwear for Beach Babes!!!

3 peacock jump 2

~Road Test Tuesday ~ Exotic Waterwear for Beach Babes!!! I am officially OVER winter.  While today was a lovely, sunny day, it’s almost August and I know that the cold can be variable in the next month or so.  I, however, am dreaming of beach days and sun on my face  Today’s Road Test is […]

~ Monday Munchie Muesli Bars!!!

muesli final

~ Monday Munchie Muesli Bars!!!   Snacks.  They are a HUGE part of our household! Treats, snacks, nuts, cookies….you  name it and we have it!  But sometimes the rotation of Oatcakes and Buttermilk Loaf needs an interloper.  The Dancing Daughter asked for muesli bars so, in her absence, this is what I came up with. […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Sloppy Second Ribs!

ribs 8

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Sloppy Second Ribs! So the Dancing Daughter is home safely from the music festival and had a wonderful time. She and her friend even made the Triple J Facebook page (bottom left with the black nail polish)! They were 2nd from the front in the mosh pit for hours and sheer […]

~Failsafe Friday ~Ricotta Chicken Fingers!!!

ricotta fingers cu final

~Failsafe Friday ~Ricotta Chicken Fingers!!!   Wahoo it’s Friday everyone! An amazing week and the weekend is supposed to be quiet My sweet baby girl has gone off with her friend to a music festival (scary for Mum but staying with my Dad so not as scary as it could be!) , dear sweet husband […]

Throwback Thursday ~ Classic Coca Cola Cake & Happy Birthday Gigi!!!

gigi easter

Throwback Thursday ~ Classic Coca Cola Cake! Happy 91st Birthday to my wonderful Grandmother today!!!!!     As I’ve mentioned before, the school cafeteria was a place full of wonder……some good and some, well, that you just had to wonder what it was they were serving! But an all time favourite was the chocolate sheet […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Well & Good Classic Bread Mix!

bread cu final

Road Test Tuesday ~ Well & Good Classic Bread Mix! I’m on a bit of a bread kick! Last week I shared with you the Well & Good Crusty Bread Mix which we all enjoyed (my dear husband ate three of the rolls!). This week I tested the Well & Good Classic Bread Mix. I […]