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Cranberry, Apple, Cinnamon Yoghurt Bread

Cranberry, Apple, Cinnamon Yoghurt Bread

My husband loves anything with apple, so I decided to go through recent recipe finds to see what I had. I came across a loaf recipe using blueberries and it sounded really good. I thought I had either frozen or dried blueberries available but on […]

Upcoming NASA Space Camp Visit For Kelly

Upcoming NASA Space Camp Visit For Kelly

My grandson Kelly will be attending the NASA Space Camp in September along with approximately 200 other vision impaired students travelling from all over the world.  This is a very exciting event and a once in a lifetime opportunity for all those involved. Space Camp […]

Anzac Cookie – Healthier Alternative

Anzac Cookie – Healthier Alternative

  I tend to only make Anzac Cookies around Anzac Day. Although I really love the taste of them they are usually very sweet. Whilst reading some of my emails recently I came across a more healthy version using ingredients I am tending to use […]

Easter Bunny Gift Jar

Easter Bunny Gift Jar

  I had decided to make another “jar” gift for Easter after the very successful “reindeer nose jar” at Christmas. However the chocolate bunny I chose would not fit inside the jars I had so I needed to go hunting for a wider mouthed jar.  

Healthy Banana, Oat And Chocolate Bars

Healthy Banana, Oat And Chocolate Bars

Another healthy idea to use up over-ripe bananas.  I made these so that my grandson could take them home and enjoy these bars whilst on school holidays.

Christmas Celebrations And Happy New Year 2018

Christmas Celebrations And Happy New Year 2018

  This was our almost completed Christmas Dinner Table, we went into the garden and picked some rosemary sprigs and bay leaf branches.  We scattered these in the middle along with a couple of limes and it looked perfect, unfortunately I got so busy cooking […]

Reindeer Noses

Reindeer Noses

I was reading through some Christmas Pinterest posts and saw Reindeer Noses, and I thought what a great idea as a small gift. I went to K Mart and bought the jars for $2 and decided to fill them with Maltesers (everyones favourite) and then […]

Gingerbread House for Christmas 2017

Gingerbread House for Christmas 2017

I finally completed my Gingerbread House for this Christmas and I think it might be a little larger than normal. 

A Recent Trip To Phuket Thailand

A Recent Trip To Phuket Thailand

We recently visited Patong Beach, Phuket Thailand for a family celebration. Although it was the wet season, we were very fortunate with the weather, although very humid and hot, we were spared the rain except for a couple of short heavy showers generally overnight.

Coconut And Sour Cream Cheesecake

Coconut And Sour Cream Cheesecake

Recently we had family and friends around for a great dinner with plenty of fresh seafood and steak provided by the men folk. I decided to do a dessert knowing that one particular lady has a sweet tooth and always looks forward to what ends […]