Lifestyle

New Year, New Beginnings

I know that I am a little late to the party with this, but I wanted to write a post about new year resolutions and what I hope 2017 will bring. I have been MIA for a while now on the blog and it is not for a lack of wanting to write…life purely got […] Read more…

Modern Day Fruit Salad

Due to medical reasons my husband’s diet had to radically change back in 2013 so I had to come up with lots of variations to recipes or create new ones so that he still had something nice to eat that tasted great. He came home from a long trip overseas and was craving some good […] Read more…

…to raise a child

Walking around the shops by the school I am constantly stopping and saying hello to people and have a chat. I do it so much, that my husband says it takes an extra half an hour to do anything here, as I am always nattering, but I love it. I remember my Mum saying to […] Read more…

My favourite things…week one

So these last couple of weeks have been a bit of a difficult..with lots of sickness in the house – mainly me. You name it, we have had it! I am absolutely exhausted and because of this my blog hasn’t gotten much love this week because as any Mum knows when you get sick and stop…the […] Read more…

The Best Pavlova…Donna Hay

On any given day, pavlova is a treasured and quintessential Australian dessert. And for a day like Australia day nothing else will do. I used to do what most people do and buy the ones at the shops, until a few years ago when I decided to give it a go and try to make my own. […] Read more…

Banana Protein smoothie – super breaki

The new superfood that I just love is my banana protein smoothie. I love smoothies, especially banana ones and this one has bang. Full of rich goodness it will keep you full till lunchtime and give you loads of energy. Recipe Half a large banana Half a handful of raw nuts approx 25g (I use organic […] Read more…

Word for the year…

Yesterday I saw a post on Facebook by Kate at The Small Things Blog and she explained that she had chosen a word for the year and explained the reasons why. I have never heard of that before but thought it was a fabulous idea. I read through all the reader comments and found the most inspirational […] Read more…

Meal Planning Monday

I find by planning my meals in advance and doing a weekly food shop it not only helps save time and money but also keeps me organised. I am totally flexible and move meals around, but for me knowing I have everything I need reduces stress. I cannot stand having to go into the supermarket […] Read more…

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