Mid Week Makeover ~ Waffle Wednesday (Tribute Tuesday) and Lenten Promise!

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Waffle Wednesday (Tribute Tuesday) and Lenten Promise! My Lenten Promise for yesterday ~ I had a RAoK for my sweet six foot teenager when making his very favourite dinner ~ Chicken Ritz (the time is wacky on the pictures because my clock is still wrong!) Today I am grateful for my care […]

Mid Week Makeover with Melindas and Lenten Promise!

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Mid Week Makeover with Melindas and Lenten Promise! Happy Hump Day everyone!  Mid week and this week is flying by.  That’s probably because we are super busy getting ready for our get together for Hubby’s 50th Birthday and the Six Foot Teenager’s and Girlfriend’s 18th Birthdays.  We are having about 25 people at our place […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Sweet Potato Pancake Bake, Lent Begins, and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Mid Week Makeover ~  Sweet Potato Pancake Bake, Lent Begins, and WIN a $30 Gift Card! Mmmmmmm last night we had pancakes!!!  I really love breakfast, as I’ve told you so many times before, and I just wasn’t ready to let go of it tonight  I wanted to make something different, though, and Yes You Can provided […]

Meatless Monday ~ Cheesy Potato Pancakes and WIN a $30 Gift Card!

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Meatless Monday ~ Cheesy Potato Pancakes and WIN a $30 Gift Card!  After a HUGE weekend of eating, shopping and fun I need to give my poor tummy a rest.  This morning it was NOT HAPPY and I think a bit of recovery.  As tomorrow is Shrove/Pancake Tuesday, why  not use that leftover mashed potato […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Spinach Artichoke Lasagne (and why I’m not even CLOSE to a professional Blogger!!)

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Spinach Artichoke Lasagne (and why I’m not even CLOSE to a professional Blogger!!) Why am I not close to a professional Blogger?  It’s at the bottom of the post Chelsea and I are absolutely obsessed with anything spinach and artichoke after we made THIS dip for the first time in 2012. […]

Annoying Kitchen Habits and Flash GIVEAWAY of a Nescafe Piccolini Coffee Machine!!

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Mid Week Makeover is going to be delayed until tomorrow…..I simply have not had the time to do the post for you but can give you a preview until then But does THIS qualify?  It is a Makeover of my Lazy Lisa’s Gluten Free Donuts with “Krispie Kreme” Glaze……into a Sundae (oh YES I DID!) […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Pantry Stew Bread Loaf {WIN an iPad and iPrep!!!}!

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Mid Week Makeover ~ Pantry Stew Bread Loaf {WIN an iPad and iPrep!!!} Do you remember that Pantry Stew I made that was basically, “Oh No, I need to use these things in the pantry before they expire!” and my family absolutely raved about it?  It just goes to show that some things are better left unplanned […]

Mid Week Makeover ~ Meatball Subs and WIN an iPad!

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A while ago I made some Stroganoff Meatballs for the family and forgotten that I had cooked an extra batch of meatballs, without the sauce, and put them in the freezer. I’ve been on a huge kick to make sure that we eat everything out of the pantry and freezer before I go shopping again. I’m trying […]

Salad Days Chicken Corn Salad and Nescafe Piccolini Coffee Maker WINNER!

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Summer is HERE! Yesterday and today, despite predictions of storms and rain, have been absolutely stunning and I’ve enjoyed the sunshine and salad very much! The Dancing Daughter only has 1 day left of year 9 so the weekly salad will have a rest, at least until we return from holidays. But this one is […]

Happy Thanksgiving! A non-traditional Thanksgiving Lunch

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Happy Thanksgiving!!! It is always really hard for me around Thanksgiving as it is a tough four weeks until Christmas when I’m missing my family so much Thanksgiving certainly has fond memories for me as I loved all the side dishes (bleck for turkey), and of course my Great Grandmother’s pies mmmmmmm. But as there […]