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

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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 Adventures, Lenten Promise, Easter Egg Cookie Cups and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!

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Maui Adventures, Lenten Promise, Easter Egg Cookie  Cups and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY! Yesterday was full of rest, relaxation and exploration!  The Maui weather was beautifully sunny for some parts of the day (when we went to the pool!) and then had brief showers (when I went for a walk!).  It was a much needed […]

~ See Ya’ Later Sunday (oh and Weekend Breakfast, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!)

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See Ya’ Later Sunday (oh and Weekend Breakfast, Lent and Samsung Galaxy Camera GIVEAWAY!)   Yesterday I took some flowers to someone who I’d had a bit of a “blue” with when she hurt my feelings quite badly but was big enough to phone me to apologise. Today, instead of glaring at the woman with […]

~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 […]

~ 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Heaps of Peeps Petites Treats and Lenten Promise!

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Heaps of Peeps Petites Treats and Lenten Promise! Sometimes things don’t turn out as planned.  Work, everyday expectations, and even brownies.  Yes, brownies.  Yesterday I made a number of batches for taste testing for you all (it’s a tough job and my family are drudging their way through them!) and I knew I wanted to […]

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 […]