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Frog's Eyes - marshmallow sitting in a chocolate in a mini patty pan, topped with a smartie
Body, Recipes

Marshmallow Frogs Eyes

This is a yummy sweet treat that is simple to make but effective.  The ingredients are chocolate, marshmallows & smarties.  Not dairy or gluten free but could be adapted. My Grandmother shared this idea with us years ago after attending an event where someone had made these.  I'm not sure who named them "frogs eyes"… Continue reading Marshmallow Frogs Eyes

toilet sign of male and female needing to go
Body, Heart

World Toilet Day

It's World Toilet Day every year on 19 November.  World Toilet Day is about taking action to ensure that everyone has a safe toilet option by 2030, which is part of the United Nations Sustainable Goal 6:  sanitation and water.  The theme this year is "When Nature Calls" Here in Australia everyone should have access… Continue reading World Toilet Day

For Women Only, For Men Only and The Five Love Languages
Heart, Mind

3 Books That Have Enhanced Our Marriage

As we celebrate our 24th Wedding Anniversary today I thought I'd share 3 books that have helped in our marriage. The first 2 books go together - For Women Only  by Shaunti Feldhahn and For Men Only by Shaunti & Jeff Feldhahn These books have been based on surveys taken of men and women from… Continue reading 3 Books That Have Enhanced Our Marriage

vanilla cupcakes with icing and sprinkles
Body, Cakes, Recipes

Vanilla Cupcake Day

Today is Vanilla Cupcake Day.   When I was little cupcakes used to be called Patty Cakes here in Australia, as you baked them in patty pans.  I just pulled a a box of the papers out of my pantry & they called them 'cupcake patty pan set'.   Anyhow I thought I'd share a few… Continue reading Vanilla Cupcake Day

Body, Menu

Special Dietary Requirements at Events

I've been to 3 events in the last 6 weeks or so.  Two were events of about 300-350 people where we were fed morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.  At one of these events we even got dinner on 2 of the nights.  The other event was a training event with about 20 people. At… Continue reading Special Dietary Requirements at Events

Heart, Mind

WordCamp Brisbane 2018

I attended my first WordCamp last weekend.  WordCamp's happen all over the world and are for anyone using WordPress in any way; developers, web designers, copy writers, business owners, bloggers etc. Here's a bit about what happened at WordCamp Brisbane 2018 and what I learnt over the weekend: They asked for volunteers to help over… Continue reading WordCamp Brisbane 2018