Friday, January 23, 2015

Giveaway: Littlebean Organics

We all love the little ones in our lives and we want to be able to give them the very best that we can. For Mums like me, whose little ones have eczema you're always thinking about what goes on their skin - what they are washed in, what creams go on their skin, what is their clothing made from.

Monday, January 19, 2015

Recipe: veggo tacos

I love a good veggo meal as I know that everyone in my family is getting more then their 5 a day requirement. I also love a good veggo meal as it is awesome on the family budget. These veggo tacos are the bomb as even if your husband/toddler/best friend doesn't like a veggie or two they can form them as they please.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Life: Uncle Phill is a bit of a fixer-upper

I thought that I would miss the whole 'Frozen' thing, but the fact of the matter is that my husband is slightly obsessed with the movie and so we have become accustom to the songs. I thought that it would be my nieces that I would be asking to 'let it go'…but it appears to be that 'uncle Phill is a bit of a fixer-upper' {who needs to let go of Frozen}.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Recipe: Lebanese BBQ chicken

Don't you just love the smell of a good BBQ? Some times as you're driving home in the summer time you wish that that smell is coming from your backyard. Unfortunately, that smell is never coming from my backyard unless I am the who has organised it!

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Recipe: Fattoush salad

There is something so simple and yet so wonderful about eating outside in the summertime. I love cooking outside too - and so anything BBQ'ed is awesome right now. I have been playing with Middle Eastern Flavours and have become addicted to this Fattoush Salad.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Motherhood: relaxing in the shower

I've always been an extrovert. I need people around me. I feed off the energy of others and I love to be around others - talking, sharing, even being the centre of attention. Heck, I write this blog as a stay at home mum so that my voice can still be heard.

Friday, January 9, 2015

Recipe: pork katsu don

I'm expanding my range in the kitchen. It is my goal for 2015, that I push my boundaries - try new things, move out of my comfort zone, expand the blog. So I am trying some new products in an effort to expand past my Mexican favourites and even though I eat a lot of Japanese when I am out…I hadn't really cooked it that much at home.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Recipe: Middle Eastern Chicken with quinoa salad

I got on a roll of cooking a lot of Mexican meals towards the end of last year and even though I love cooking and eating Mexican food, I thought that I should mix it up a little… and so I created this delicious Middle Eastern Chicken with a quinoa salad {because quinoa is so on trend right now and I'd like a few more people to stumble upon my blog and start following}.

Monday, January 5, 2015

Life: wentworth and prison mind games

We had recorded a few of the box sets from 'BoxSets' - the new {completely awesome} channel on Foxtel. One of the series that we really got into was 'Wentworth'. The locally and internationally acclaimed drama that draws on the characters and origins of the iconic Prisoner production. Being in prison everyone is playing mind games … But it got me thinking 'aren't people playing these same mind games on the outside'?

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Recipe: Mexican chicken breasts with lime quinoa

Quinoa - are you on the bandwagon? I have been whipping up a few recipes using it lately and I am a fan. I used it here in my paleo inspired burrito bowl {you know the latest trend of burritos minus the flour tortilla}.