~ Mexican Monday and Tribute Tuesday ~ El Rancho Grande Chicken Enchilada Tribute!!!

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Mexican Monday and Tribute Tuesday ~ El Rancho Grande Chicken Enchilada tribute! When you say MEXICAN at our house and we start to talk about our favourites you will undoubtedly hear the words El-Rancho-Grande. A Tulsa and Family tradition, our family has been frequenting the best Mexican restaurant on the planet for decades and now […]

Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Chicken Wild Rice Casserole

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Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Chicken Wild Rice Casserole I’m sorry I didn’t get to share weekend breakfast with you yesterday but I can tell you that the poached eggs on toast I made was delicious. However, that was the end of a good food day for me when I had a terrible non-failsafe day and […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday Potato and Chicken Curry and Happy Father’s Day!!!!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday Potato and Chicken Curry and Happy Father’s Day!!!! Happy Father’s Day to all you Dad’s out there!!! We started our day with breakfast out before the Dancing Daughter went to work and then had a huge lunch with Roy’s son and his girlfriend, Josh and Rachel, as well as Roy’s Mum. […]

~ Joyfulness and Weekend (easy Weekday too!) Breakfast!!

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~ Joyfulness and Weekend (easy Weekday too!)  Breakfast!! Joyfulness • A beautiful morning coffee with someone I treasure • My comfy bed for a nap after being awake most of the night with a terrible ear and neck ache • The chemist who is knowledgeable of food intolerances and Celiacs • The Failsafe facebook group […]

~Mid Week Makeover ~Ham and Cheese Puff Pies!

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~Mid Week Makeover ~Ham and Cheese Puff Pies! Well, I did it AGAIN and deleted photos that hadn’t been backed up  At least this time it was only a few and not a few week’s worth, but it still annoys me to no end. Today’s preparation pictures were deleted but this is so easy you […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Potatoes and Ham and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide!!!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Potatoes and Ham and WIN a Slow Cooker/Sous Vide!!! Why do I end up exhausted on Sunday nights? Despite feeling very S-L-O-W yesterday and today (still not feeling tip top), I seem to still cram an awful lot into every day. Today the Dancing Daughter and I decided to […]

Road Test Tuesday ~ Tasmania and WINNER Cast Iron Skillet!

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Road Test Tuesday ~Tasmania!   Congrats to Belinda S who won the Classica Cast Iron Skillet.  Belinda’s favourite cooking utensil is her wine bottle A few months ago I said to my Step Mother, “Why don’t we do something for our Birthday’s?” (both in August). I proposed that she and my Dad come down from […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Sausage Panade and WIN a Cast Iron Skillet!!!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Cheesy Sausage Panade and WIN a Cast Iron Skillet!!!   It’s Sunday again and, despite telling myself I wouldn’t make a “to-do” list that was unachievable……yep I did. I did however, manage to take a nap today after a 4am wake up so I guess I need to make allowances […]

~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Sloppy Second Ribs!

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~ Slow Cooker Sunday ~ Sloppy Second Ribs! So the Dancing Daughter is home safely from the music festival and had a wonderful time. She and her friend even made the Triple J Facebook page (bottom left with the black nail polish)! They were 2nd from the front in the mosh pit for hours and sheer […]

~Failsafe Friday ~Ricotta Chicken Fingers!!!

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~Failsafe Friday ~Ricotta Chicken Fingers!!!   Wahoo it’s Friday everyone! An amazing week and the weekend is supposed to be quiet My sweet baby girl has gone off with her friend to a music festival (scary for Mum but staying with my Dad so not as scary as it could be!) , dear sweet husband […]