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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 […]

Birthday Celebration In Castlemaine Area

Birthday Celebration In Castlemaine Area

How time has flown, it doesn’t seem too long ago it was Christmas.  I have been very quiet with posts lately because of holidays and overseas visitors, but hopefully we should be back on track now. With my birthday just gone we decided to take […]

Gingerbread House 2016

Gingerbread House 2016

I have finally finished this years gingerbread house and I have to say there are lots and lots of lollies on this one. Hubby was waiting for me to finish so that he could have the remaining lollies, unfortunately he was very disappointed as there […]

Homemade Christmas

Homemade Christmas

I always enjoy Christmas and the lead up to the big day but not for running around the shops trying to buy gifts. To me homemade is the way to go, it is so much more personal. I would much prefer my car washed, garden […]

Halloween Cookies

Halloween Cookies

Running very late with these cookies this year, however made it just in time as the doorbell rings.

Goji Berry And Chia Seed Coconut Biscuits

Goji Berry And Chia Seed Coconut Biscuits

At the moment I am keen on anything that has chia seeds in, and decided to check out recipes using this great ingredient. I already have chia seeds for breakfast and thought that may be something like a biscuit would be a nice change.  I […]

Not So Sweet Chocolate Spelt Biscuits

Not So Sweet Chocolate Spelt Biscuits

It has been a while since my last post due to my computer having major issues. Thankfully these are all fixed and it is back to business once again. I have been making these biscuits for a while now and they have become one of […]

Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder In Flat Bread

Slow Roasted Lamb Shoulder In Flat Bread

When I cleaned out my freezer I came across a shoulder of lamb and decided I had better try to use it. It is not one of my husbands favourite cuts of meat and I thought I had better find something different to serve it […]

Healthy Cranberry, Chia And Coconut Cookies

Healthy Cranberry, Chia And Coconut Cookies

I wanted to make some healthy cookies for that ‘little something’ to have with my “cuppa”. I began looking on the internet to see what I could find and came across this recipe on Taste.com.au which sounded really good. Knowing my well stocked pantry I knew I could […]