How good is it living in Melbourne and having today off for the Melbourne Cup! And even better if you had yesterday off too (yippee I did....sorry I don't mean to gloat... but yippeeeee!). To be honest I'm not really a fan of horse racing, but I do love horses on Melbourne Cup Day, purely because if ... Read More about Long Weekend Bliss
Kickstart your day with this super healthy and low fat Strawberry, Banana and Chia Smoothie. It's packed full of protein, omega 3s and antioxidants! Some may call it being lazy, some may call it being time poor... I like to think of it as being ridiculously clever and making a super quick, healthy ... Read More about Super Strawberry, Banana and Chia Smoothie (healthy recipe)
Ok so I have a bit of a cake pop obsession happening at the moment! Last week it was chocolate raspberry cake pops covered in sprinkles (how good are sprinkles!!) and this week it's one of my absolute favourite flavours... chocolate mint! Every single time I go to the movies I have a chocolate ... Read More about Mint Chocolate Cake Pops!
Kids App Review - Cowzat! Tickle, tap and laugh your way through this fun app for kids. Cowzat is a uniquely Australian story that encourages children of all ages to love reading. I haven't done a kids app or website review in a while and that's not because there hasn't been any great new apps... ... Read More about Kids App Review – Cowzat!
Celebrate halloween in style with these kid friendly, super easy Halloween craft ideas! There's just so much fun to be had! In case you have been hiding under a rock, I'm sure you will be aware that it's nearly halloween! It's amazing how much halloween has grown in popularity in Australia over ... Read More about Halloween Craft Ideas
Delicious and moist chocolate raspberry cake pops that look gorgeous! You will not be able to resist these little bites of heaven! Last week I wrote about the chocolate fudge cake I made for a Betty Crocker Facebook/Instagram competition. Anyway, while it was great fun baking it, I can't say it was ... Read More about Chocolate Raspberry Cake Pops (easy recipe)
No I have not lost the plot (well perhaps I have... it's definitely debatable!), but I did make a packet cake mix! I never make packet cake mixes. Not because I am a packet cake mix snob... no way! I'm all for shortcuts and making life easier. It's just that I absolutely love baking cakes from ... Read More about Betty Crocker’s Chocolate Fudge Cake
It's nearly Halloween and any excuse to play around with making some yummy and cute (oops sorry I mean scary!) food is a-ok by me! I just love these Halloween party food ideas and hope you do too... whether you are going out trick or treating, having a Halloween bash, or even if you just feel like ... Read More about 5 Halloween Party Food Ideas That Are Just Too Cute!
On the weekend some friends and I went to a macaron baking class at Bec's Table. You can check out her website and find out information about the other cooking courses she runs here. And just so we are clear, this is by no means a sponsored post or any kind of advertising! I had wanted to learn how ... Read More about Macaron Baking Class….This Must Be Heaven!
This 5 & 2 Juice made with five vegetables and two fruits will have you bouncing with energy and feeling fit and fabulous in no time! Many people, all of whom are much, much cleverer than me, have written about the benefits of green juice! As I'm no nutritional expert, I'm just going to go ... Read More about The 5 & 2 Juice Combo #2 – The Mean Green Machine!
There seems to be a little habit forming on this website and I admit that I am 100% totally to blame! It's very strange because I never planned to do lots of these, but it's certainly turning out that way.... and no I don't mean baking stuff thats literally dripping in chocolate (but yes that ... Read More about Top 5 Book Series That Every Child Will Love!
The The 5 & 2 Juice is made from 5 vegetables (carrot, beetroot, celery, kale and baby spinach) and 2 fruits (oranges and apples). DELICIOUS! I've been making juices for a little while now (but please don't mistake me for some juicing guru, as that couldn't be further from the truth... I love ... Read More about The 5 & 2 Juice – Combo #1 (5 vegetables & 2 fruits)