Chicken, Fetta & Carrot Patties

Today was a good day. Went to the gym this morning (everything hurts now …2nd RPM class in a while) then I got a surprise drive through the hills, which is my favourite thing to do! The kids were pretty well behaved…toddler slept half the drive so maybe that’s what made it seem more peaceful… Continue reading Chicken, Fetta & Carrot Patties

Eggless Meatballs

Hey friends! 🙂 Sorry it’s been quiet over here, I’ve been busy and omg stressed! Is it just me who gets ridiculously overwhelmed this time of  year? So clearly the thing to drop is my blog, I’ve been trying out some new ideas and am super excited to get them out to you but be… Continue reading Eggless Meatballs

Seperation Anxiety.such.fucking.fun

I don’t remember seperation anxiety hitting this early. Mayor David is 13 months and oh boy he is super clingy lately! We’ve always been close but the past few weeks I’ve  been finding the closeness. ..well, suffocating . I can’t even look like I’m about to move away or it’s world war 3. He leaps… Continue reading Seperation Anxiety.such.fucking.fun

Is 3 the key?

When I fell pregnant with No. 3 (Davey) there were so many mixed emotions from family and friends…why? I have no clue but there were. Some were excited (as I would be for my loved ones) some were strange and a whole bunch told me their horror stories. Everything  changes you know with the 3rd,… Continue reading Is 3 the key?

Mouthwatering Marinade on a budget

The best recipes are usually the ones when you’re low on cash and have to pull something off with whatever’s lurking in the pantry. Marinades are simple and usually you have the main ingredients in the cupboard to begin with. So here we are edging our way toward Christmas and money just seems to get tighter… Continue reading Mouthwatering Marinade on a budget

Baking with Lemon

I’ve been asked for my Lemon Cake and Lemon Biscuit recipes so I thought while Fatman eats his dinner and the other 2 kids run amok (school holdiays…God help me) I’ll quickly post them here. P.S If you’re on a diet like me…not wise to make for the family cause you end up sampling (to… Continue reading Baking with Lemon

Apple Cinnamon scrolls 

After my failed Lemon Meringue I decided to make an easier sweet. These scrolls went like hot cakes! They are a great lunchbox treat and can be frozen and defrosted later. Basic dough  (see first blog) 2 x small green apples grated Half tsp cinnamon Qtr tsp nutmeg Qtr cup brown sugar Icing sugar and… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon scrolls