~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli & Rice! YUM

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli & Rice!  YUM I’ve been absent without a permission slip, I’m sorry!  We’ve been really busy around the house and yesterday I made a few cakes for a birthday and dinner at some lovely friends last night.  We had such a great night but I’m certainly not […]

~ Throwback Thursday (Mid Week Makeover) ~ Easy Chicken and Dumplings!

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  ~ Throwback Thursday (Mid Week Makeover) ~ Easy Chicken and Dumplings! Brrrrrrrrr it is C-O-L-D outside and winter warmers are on the menu for Mid Week Makeover (or Wednesday Winter Warmers) as well as Throwback Thursday! I told you before that I have tried to come as close as I can to my Mother’s […]

~ Road Test Tuesday and Top Tip! Casalare Tempura Batter ~

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~ Road Test Tuesday and Top Tip! Casalare Tempura Batter ~  On the weekend we had our 4th of July celebration and one of the desserts was the Skillet Dump Cake but the other was super thick Brownie Ice Cream Sundaes!  I baked the brownies in a Chinet Bakeware pan the day before and then […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Wings ‘n Things!

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Wings ‘n Things!   Huge Huge Huge weekend with doll sales and trying to pack things up.  I did get to take a break this morning when the six foot teenager asked me to drive him to work this morning and we had breakfast together first.  Jordan is working at The […]

~Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Skillet Saturday and Roundup! Skillet Fajitas!

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo for Skillet Saturday and Roundup!   This is it, folks, for Cinco de Mayo from the SoS kitchen  Today has been a busy day baking for a potential cafe customer (yay!) so tonight I’m sharing a (pre Failsafe) Skillet Fajita night we had at our house. Now, ya’ll know that I ♥ Love ♥ my […]

~ Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Chicken Quesadilla (Best lunch EVER!)

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~ Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Chicken Quesadilla (Best lunch EVER!) By now the statement above should be evident  I’ve even gone so far as to order mini packs of the  Beanfields chips to have with me when I travel and go out to Mexican restaurants so I don’t have to have corn chip envy. […]

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Muffin Monday Tortilla Cups!

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Muffin Monday Tortilla Cups! Happy Cinco de Mayo!  Remember when I made homemade flour tortillas and everyone at the table fought over the last one?  Well, I made a double batch this weekend and even managed to hide save some to use for recipes this week.  I know that dinner […]

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Slow Cooker Mexican recipes!

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  Celebrate Cinco de Mayo ~ Slow Cooker Mexican recipes!     Mexican…..mmmmmm. I am a self professed Mexican junkie and this new Failsafe allergy diet is really making it difficult to indulge in my favourite cuisine.  However, I refuse to let a little intolerance issue stop me from dedicating this week to all things […]

Throwback Thursday, Lenten Promise and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!!!

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Throwback Thursday, Lenten Promise and WIN a Samsung Galaxy Camera!!! In light of our pending trip to Maui and our likely visit to Wholefoods (although it is 45 minutes from our hotel which will limit our visits) here is a throwback to September 2012 and what I ate for lunch for nearly 3 weeks and […]

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 […]