The Impossible Just Takes a Little Longer

I have had this book sitting on my shelf for a few months now. When I say sitting on my shelf I don’t mean filed away neatly on the bookcase. No, instead it has been laying across the top of a row of books. It has purposely been so because I wanted to convince myself Read More …

Fruit Muffins – Thermomix Recipe

This is my Thermomix conversion of my muffin recipe. This recipe has, for over a decade, been my serious go-to because almost everything can be substituted to cater for dietary needs or to clean out the fridge. Whether made i in the Thermomix or by the regular recipe, they turn out scrumptious every time! It’s Read More …

Fruit Muffins – Regular Recipe

This muffin recipe is my serious go-to because almost everything can be substituted to cater for dietary needs or to clean out the fridge. Either way, they turn out scrumptious every time! It’s awesome to have those recipes that are fail-safe for any circumstance. So, add this one to your collection. Fruit Muffins – Regular Read More …

Miss Joyful dons an apron

With her birthday party quickly approaching, Miss Joyful did not use her excitement as an excuse to stay up late and not get sleep. No, after dinner, she diligently set to work preparing sausage rolls before getting washed up and tucked into bed for a good night of sleep ready for the big day ahead. Read More …

Immuno-stimulant Potato & Leek Soup

With the Autumn weather rolling in, we have had a few friends out and about with a cough and one friend even bed ridden for several weeks. Try this soup with my immuno-stimulant spice mix to stave off those nasty cough and cold germs. It is simply tastes ‘warm’ without a sense of being spicy Read More …

PJ Bear’s Green Custard

When Jeremy bought the Thermomix, I asked my Mum every day when it would be arriving. I got to use it for the first time two days after it arrived. Mum asked me a couple of weeks ago why I was so into cooking, especially, now that the Thermomix arrived. She asked if it was Read More …

Pj Bear Makes His Mark

We know that some of you have noticed a some twitter wars within our family. Ultimately, this is all because young PJ Bear has had his mark on the social media community as as the ‘Ever Hungry Chef’ which is a pretty apt self-description really. PJ’s cooking capers have really taken off since my purchase Read More …

Halma Perlen Craft

We had an absolutely awesome day of crafting yesterday afternoon. We did something that brought me back to my own childhood. The beads that we worked with are known to me as halma perlen, but if you live in the modern world with Ikea they are known there as ‘Pyssla’. They are amazingly fun little Read More …

Mum Moments 6 – Time to Delegate

What in my daily life do I need to delegate? Now this question on the original ’30 days of Reflection’ there was small print following this question that had in brackets ‘either to a machine, a person or a calandar’.  Honestly, I am really stonkered by this one.  Those tasks that I choose not to Read More …

Mum Moments 3 – Ordering my Day

How can I best order my day today to get done with what I need to do? Sundays are a frightfully hard day for us.  This time of year it is so very busy but it is always so much fun. It is football season and this season we have one in School soccer which Read More …