Month: December 2013

Believe

This will be my final post for 2013.  You may wonder why I have titled it ‘Believe’.   It is because I have chosen the word believe as my word for 2014, which was indicated in this post that I posted around a week ago. I chose this word […]

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365 Grateful – Days 326 to 332

I hope you have had a wonderful Christmas with your family and friends!  I thought I might squeeze one more Grateful post into 2013! 🙂 +++ 365 Grateful – Day 326:  I’m very grateful that this little girl (Ava) came into my life.  She is 15 months old […]

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Sale at Robin’s Kitchen

This post is for any Aussie readers. You may already have read about it or seen it on the news – but Robin’s Kitchen is sadly shutting down on Christmas Eve.  I love this shop so am very sad to hear this news – especially because there is […]

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Happiness is …

… receiving a thoughtful gift that you absolutely love! We had a pre-Christmas family dinner get together with MrMM’s side of the family last night.  I absolutely love the gift received from my brother and sister-in-law. The flowers in the pot are ‘Angelonia angustifolia SERENA’.  The beautiful flower […]

Mini Quiches

Mini Quiches

I mentioned in yesterday’s post that I was going to be making Mini Quiches today and that I would post the recipe at some point.  This morning I thought – why not take the bull by the horns, snap some photographs as I cooked them today and get […]

Christmas Tree and Gifts

Crazy times but it’s all good!

The Christmas season can sometimes get a little crazy!  There are usually lots of parties, too much food, too much alcohol, lots of shopping for gifts (shopping centres and parking wars!), money stress (all that spending!), what to wear to each event (not to mention Christmas day), cooking […]

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My first bestie & how I got my nickname

The fabulous Kerri Sackville is running a blogging challenge involving a #MyFirst theme each week.  This week is #MyFirst…Bestie and as I have been meaning for a long time to tell the story behind my nickname, I am joining in! In late 1963/early 1964 two neighbours in a western suburb […]