Posted in August 2013

feeling blue for macaroons

feeling blue for macaroons

I’ve been having a ‘woe is me’ kind of week. I managed to put my back out on Monday evening quite spectacularly. I don’t do things by halves you see! So much so, that I couldn’t stand up straight, or walk straight on Tuesday or Wednesday. After many visits to various allied health professionals (chiropractor, … Continue reading

the big cake bake

the big cake bake

You’ll recall one of my recent Wordless Wednesday photos was of the pack I received from Red Cross Australia for registering my participation in The Big Cake Bake. The official date is Monday 26th august, however participants can host their even at any time during the month of August. So today was my day, but … Continue reading

friday fail snacky-snack

friday fail snacky-snack

what’s the saying? fail to plan and you plan to fail? That’s exactly what happened to me today. I failed to organise my Friday Snacky-Snack, so was left without one at work. Sure, I had my trusty jar of Walnuts on my desk, and I did manage to remember to bring a protein power ball … Continue reading

green egg frittata

green egg frittata

ok so this is more than a snack, at least it is for me. This is more of a lunch or light dinner. It’s my green egg frittata. This is one of those meals I throw together with whatever I have on hand. Today it was as follows 2 eggs (I would use 3 for … Continue reading

something for the ‘bonus’ parents

I stumbled across this post via facebook on the weekend, it’s funny how you notice things just at the right time don’t you think? It came as a timely read for me, so I thought it only fair to share with other ‘bonus’ parents / stepparents / blended families out there – click here to … Continue reading

power through your friday!

power through your friday!

OK, I confess, I was too busy doing the housework last night to make these, but I plan on making them this weekend! I even made sure I purchased the fresh Medjool dates when I did my grocery shopping this week (hint: Aussie Aldi stores sell little ‘snack packs’ of Medjool dates which are super … Continue reading