Salty Sweet Tooth Saturday ~ Sinful Cookie Bars!

chip dollies final

Salty Sweet Tooth Saturday ~ Sinful Cookie Bars! Seven Layer Cookie Bars, Magic Cookie Bars, Hello Dollies, Kitchen Sink Bars…..these are called a number of different things. I just call them simply sinful! I can’t tell you how good these were but I’m pretty sure I ate about 4 of them in one sitting. Now, […]

Frugal (Failsafe) Friday ~ Pear Maple Poppyseed Dressing!

pear dressing final 2

Frugal (Failsafe) Friday ~ Pear Maple Poppyseed Dressing! Happy Friday everyone! I hope your week has been fruitful and your weekend is relaxing and full of joy. Today’s weather was simply gorgeous until mid afternoon and we are now bracing for a cold change and what looks to be a rather ordinary weekend. I guess […]

~ Throwback Thursday ~ Perfect Pumpkin Loaf!

pumpkin loaf final

~ Throwback Thursday ~ Perfect Pumpkin Loaf! Throwback Thursday is super simple and reminiscent of recipes of days gone by. This Super Simple recipe is all about comfort food and finding things that I love and will fit within my Failsafe new diet plan. I love pumpkin. No, I mean I LOVE pumpkin but, like […]

~Road Test Tuesday (PureBred Quinoa Linseed), What I Ate Wednesday and Allergy Update!

quinoa PB 1

~Road Test Tuesday (PureBred Quinoa Linseed), What I Ate Wednesday and Allergy Update! So, the reason that you are getting a Road Test Tuesday on Wednesday is because this new loaf of PureBred was only announced on Monday and my local Coles received late yesterday afternoon (after I phone stalked the bakehouse about 6 times). So […]

Maui and Milkshake Monday!

HRC Hono 14

Maui and Milkshake Monday! I think I’m now finished with washing and putting most things away (except for our food haul!) and ready to recap some fun for you! Some of the things I missed telling you about…… After the Dancing Daughter researched Diners and we had a recommendation from a taxi driver, we visited […]

~ Steel Cut Oats for Slow Cooker Sunday and Weekend Breakfast; National Pretzel Day!

sc oats final 2

~ Steel Cut Oats for Slow Cooker Sunday and Weekend Breakfast; National Pretzel Day! Apparently today is National Pretzel Day in the USA (there’s a day for everything) and one of the things I REALLY REALLY miss are hot, soft, buttery pretzels with cheese dip like I used to get at Auntie Anne’s. But that avenue is definitely […]

~ Honouring the Anzacs with Gooey Bars and Biscuits

anzac gooey final

 Honouring the Anzacs with Gooey Bars and Biscuits Anzac Day is a day of remembrance and a time to honour those who have given their service for us!  I was lucky enough to have my Poppy around for the first 5 years of my life and I honour him today with my tribute of Anzac […]

Happy Easter Slow Cooker Sunday, Maui (Mis) Adventures & Hard Rock Cafe Maui!

milkshake hrc

Happy Easter Slow Cooker Sunday, Maui (Mis) Adventures & Hard Rock Cafe Maui!   Yesterday started off well with a walk with my beautiful daughter and we found some pretty blooms that were inspiring. Then I needed to explain to Roy why his M & M’s had disappeared and of course that cheeky elf was […]

~ Maui Magic, Lenten Promise and WINNER Samsung Galaxy Camera!

aio 16

Maui Magic, Lenten Promise and WINNER Samsung Galaxy Camera! Yesterday for my RAoK I literally gave someone I love the shirt off my back Yesterday was an amazing day full of wonder and beauty! The girls went to Slappy Cakes (which we keep renaming a’la Fawlty Towers intro like Sloppy Kitchen, Sassy Café, Sugar Coma……). […]

~ Maui Magic, Whale Watching, Lent, Fish on Friday and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY last day to enter!

fish pie final 2

Maui Magic, Whale Watching, Lent Fish on Friday and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY last day to enter! Yesterday was another fun filled day and BOY was it packed  I started with a beach walk in the morning and breakfast in our suite before we decided to hit the pool and beach with these plans up […]