6 November 2019 Lorraine

Today is my little one’s birthday, well not so little anymore. I can’t believe how he’s grown, 11 years old today. So Dad’s taken a half day off to spend with him and of course mum has to have lunch ready. Not for the birthday boy but for the dad. He’s eating healthy again so I am not allowed to give him any carbs. So my quick and easy Tuna Avocado Egg Salad will have to do. I have been making this salad for years so it’s a favourite in our home. I am not much of a tuna lover…

5 November 2019 Lorraine

My life is so busy right now that I wish I could just go somewhere where I have to do nothing. I do enjoy being busy but not so busy that I feel overwhelmed. Now I am wondering whether this whole online store was such a good idea. I don’t know where I am going to find the time to handle all the work that goes with it.  What was I thinking… Well I got myself into it so I have to give it a shot. If it doesn’t work at least I know I tried. As if I wasn’t…

1 November 2019 Lorraine

My very kind neighbour shared this Vanilla Cupcake Recipe with me. A couple of months ago she gave me some cupcakes that she baked and they tasted amazing. I asked her what technique she used as it was so light and fluffy and she offered me the recipe. Not many would just share their recipes but she was so willing to share. She got the recipe from a booked called “Out of my Oven” by Fay Lewis. It was my helper’s birthday a few weeks ago and I was unable to bake her a cake due to circumstances. However, I…