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 […]

Faux Foodie Candy Bar, Party Prep and RAoK!

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Faux Foodie Candy Bar, Party Prep and RAoK! Today was SOOOooo busy and definitely a family effort to get ready for tomorrow night. There is still L-O-T-S to do but tonight Roy and I are taking time out to have dinner with my Dad and Step Mum who have arrived from Ballina (yay!) Today was […]

Party Prep and Lenten Promise!

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Hi everyone! No recipe today because I’ve been busy (not sleeping) getting things done for the Birthday Party and then I had a nap because I had a  horrible night and then was awake permanently at 3 am  I’m really looking forward to my Dad and Step Mother arriving tomorrow and we are having dinner […]

Mid Week Makeover with Melindas and Lenten Promise!

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Mid Week Makeover with Melindas and Lenten Promise! Happy Hump Day everyone!  Mid week and this week is flying by.  That’s probably because we are super busy getting ready for our get together for Hubby’s 50th Birthday and the Six Foot Teenager’s and Girlfriend’s 18th Birthdays.  We are having about 25 people at our place […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Glutino Pizza Crust Mix!

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Road Test Tuesday ~ Glutino Pizza Crust Mix! So today for Lent I donated my change from a purchase to the Cancer Council Box!  I’ve been doing it for the past week so it’s adding up I also had to cull my plastic container collection today.  The Six Foot Teenager gets so cranky with me […]

Happy St Patrick’s Day ~ Rainbow Gold Cupcakes!

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Happy St Patrick’s Day ~ Rainbow Gold Cupcakes!  Today, for my Lenten promise, I am SO grateful to God for watching over my family!!!!!! Happy St Patrick’s Day everyone! Did you find a 4 leaf clover?  Or have a Guiness (or 2?)  What about a pot of gold?  (note to self: enter Oz Lotto tomorrow……)   […]

Smokehouse Sunday ~ Beer Smoked Chicken!

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Smokehouse Sunday ~ Beer Smoked Chicken! Yesterday was a FANTASTIC day in Sydney with my best gal to see Lion King and then we headed to our favourite diner Jazz City Milk Bar in Darlinghurst. The incredible Dan McGuirt OUT DID himself ya’ll, but I need more time to tell you all the amazing things […]

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 eat without a kitchen pt 2, Kitchen FAIL, Lent and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat!

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How to eat without a kitchen pt 2, Kitchen FAIL, Lent and WIN a Cake Boss Silicone Baking Mat! The kitchen is coming along nicely with the appliances to be installed, the bench to be oiled tomorrow and then we need to decide about the splashback. I wanted the kitchen in first to decide because […]