~Feel the LOVE! Red Velvet Cookie Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

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~ Feel the LOVE! Red Velvet Cookie Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting  Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day!!!! That means love, chocolate, hearts, chocolate, red velvet, chocolate, balloons, chocolate, dinner, chocolate, wine, chocolate. Oh sorry, did someone mention chocolate? You can’t have Valentine’s Day without some beautiful chocolate but it has to be red. SO, what is […]

~Happy Australia Day! Gluten and Sugar Free Anzac Biscuits!!!

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~Happy Australia Day! Gluten and Sugar Free Anzac Biscuits!!! Although today has been rainy and I feel for all those Aussies who had plans for picnics in parks, for us, it has been a very relaxing day in preparation for the working week and for the Dancing Daughter back to school!  I’ve made sure the […]

Australia Day Recipe Roundup!!!!

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Australia Day Roundup!!! I wish everyone a safe and f un Australia Day!  We currently have a yard full of teenagers for a BBQ so I’ll have a new recipe for you tomorrow especially for Australia Day, However, on te Eve, Let’s recap the Australia Day recipes of our past!  Anzac Inspired Cake Mix Cookies! […]

~Faux Foodie Friday ~Leftover Christmas Candies Magic Cookie Bars!

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~Faux Foodie Friday ~Leftover Christmas Candies Magic Cookie Bars! Chocolate BE GONE! I am really trying to experiment with less sugar and I K-N-O-W that chocolate gives me migraines.  Still, if it is around I seem to think, oh a little bit won’t hurt. HA! It hurts a lot.  So the Christmas plethora of chocolates […]

A Little Bit of Genius ~ Icing FILLED Chocolate Chip Cookies and WIN a fabulous cookbook!

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A Little Bit of Genius ~ Icing FILLED Chocolate Chip Cookies and WIN a fabulous cookbook! See this stuff……. It-cannot-be-in-my-house.  I can’t have it there.  It calls to me and tells me that it will not make me sick or give me migraines.  After making the Christmas fudge, it had to go and almost all […]

~Important Christmas Baking ~Cookies, Cupcakes and Gingerbread!!!!

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~Important Christmas Baking ~Cookies, Cupcakes and Gingerbread!!!! We started off this weekend with our annual Birthday Ice Cream Cone for Lucy the Wonderdog who turned 10!!!!! And I’ve been shopping to get ready for Christmas day as well as the daily grind which seems endless.  However, I DID spot these chips that looked AH-mazing but […]

~Slow Cooker Sunday ~Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars!

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~Slow Cooker Sunday ~Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars! It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at our house! Last night the Dancing Daughter and I decorated the tree with Christmas carols playing and it was a lot of fun, as always. Today is also my sweet girl’s last day of year 10 with their official […]

~ Fail Safe Friday and Sweets for Saturday ~ Chocolate Cashew Clusters!

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~ Fail Safe Friday and Sweets for Saturday ~ Chocolate Cashew Clusters! Is it HOT enough for you?  One word for today….BLECK. Thank goodness for the slow cookers today as it is just too hot to heat up the kitchen.  But the slow cooker Sunday will wait because right now I have the easiest sweet treat for […]

~Macaron and Manic Monday!

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~Macaron and Manic Monday! Yes I dropped off the blog planet again last week, I’m sorry!  It’s just manic and today was no different. Can someone please tell me WHY I am tired after standing up for 2 hours but a 71 year old can strut around a massive stage and sing for 2 hours […]

~Faking not Baking for Wednesday Web and WIN a Bodum Travel Press and GJ’s Beans!!!

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~Faking not Baking for Wednesday Web and WIN a Bodum Travel Press and GJ’s Beans!!! Today is all about Faking not Baking!  I made put together these cookies for work and they went super quickly. At one point I couldn’t even find one of the containers because someone had taken one lot into a meeting! […]