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

cookie monster

cookie monster

I have to restrain myself from baking too often otherwise I turn into the cookie monster and eat everything in sight! With Mr Loud working interstate, anything I cook I end up eating myself so things like cakes and biscuits have been in the no-go zone for me lately. I’m actually off to visit Mr … Continue reading

becoming a morning person

This morning I did something I’ve not done in years; I got up while it was still dark and met some friends at the gym. Shock, horror right?! I’m not a morning person. Never have been, never will be, but do you know what? I feel great! Albeit I can’t stop yawning now, but I … Continue reading

wise words

wise words

It still amazes me how fast time seems to fly by, I mean a friend of mine just yesterday posted on Facebook that there is only 161 days until Christmas (that’s only 23 weeks!). Sorry, it’s not something I needed to know either. I’m still finding bits of tinsel under the couch from last Christmas! … Continue reading

it’s a ‘berry’ red snack

it’s a ‘berry’ red snack

Have you ever tried one of those ‘green’ supplements? You know, the ones that have a gazillion different vegetables and herbs pulverized into a powder. Then you take a scoop of said powder and add it to things like your smoothie, protein shake, or just mix it with water (which is what I do usually) … Continue reading