Lemon Meringue Pie

Lemon Meringue Pie I put off making Lemon Meringue Pie for years because I thought they were hard work, but they are really easy. You do need to be patient though,…

Smashed Maltesers Tiramisu

Smashed Maltesers Tiramisu is a rich, decadent, naughty dessert that is terrible on both the waistline and the sugar count.. ..but who doesn’t love to be a little naughty! This…

Lemon Butter

Lemon Butter combines both sweet and sour flavours in one. It is easy to make and tastes great! It goes great on toast. It may be unusual to spread lemon…

Christmas for the Separated Family

Christmas is all about spending time with loved ones. However, if you and your partner have recently split up or have been separated for a while, then this time of…

Disaster Planning Checklist

Every household should be prepared for an emergency situation… …Whether it be a bushfire, flood, cyclone, alien invasion or zombie apocalypse — oops sorry, I’ve been watching a few DVDs!…

23 Flattering Swimwear Options for Summer

Bask in the sun and enjoy the beauty of the beach in these flattering swimwear choices for summer! Finding figure-flattering swimwear is like a chore for us women…and sometimes the…

Gluten-Free Sponge Cake

Gluten Free Sponge Cake is a delicious and simple recipe, that can be enjoyed throughout all the seasons.. Summer, winter right through spring!     Source

Freaking Housework!

I absolutely detest housework. It’s one of those never-ending tasks that seem completely fucking useless. I do it barely because, you know…KIDS. And, I must admit I do love it…

Sexy, Summer-Lovin’ Watermelon Salad

It’s summer, so it’s the perfect time to enjoy this timeless Sexy, Summer-Lovin’ Watermelon Salad. Equal parts sweet and salty, it ignites the tastebuds in a delightful blend of flavours that…

Golden Syrup Steamed Pudding

Golden Syrup Steamed Pudding is my all time favourite dessert. I’ve been eating this particular recipe since I was young and I hope to pass it on to my boys for…

How To Cook The Classic Steak

Classic steak is a pretty good recipe on its own and will be an excellent option for any celebration. But we are moving on to get something incredibly new and…

9 Home Remedies for Insect Bites

Living in Australia comes with a multitude of nasty little insects that like to chomp on our skin. Here’s some great home remedies for insect bites! 1. Ice/Cold Compress This works…

Slow Cooker Pea and Ham Soup

Slow Cooker Pea and Ham Soup is hearty and delicious. I looove love love Slow Cooker Pea and Ham Soup in the winter or even in the autumn. I make a…

Salted Caramel Macadamia Cheesecake

Salted Caramel Macadamia Cheesecake is a real crowd pleaser, you will be sure to impress this long weekend whipping it up for dessert. I wanted to make a baked cheesecake…

15 Facts About Hot Scot Sam Heughan!

How far will you go for this finely chiseled hottie? Would you want to be an ‘Outlander’ and travel through time? Or just be locked in ‘Heughliverse?’ Here are 15 fun…

100 Gorgeous but Subtle Tattoo Ideas

Tattoos – you either love them or you don’t. Whether you have one or many, it doesn’t change who you are, or who you’ll become. It’s been said our body…

Beef Tortilla Stack

Beef Tortilla Stack tastes so good! Aaand you can even make your own tortillas. Homemade always tastes the best!! Beef Tortillas stacks work best for dinner.   Source

34 Shades of Elf on the Shelf

Can’t get enough of our funny Elf on the Shelf ideas? Well, Christmas is only several weeks away (what!), so we thought of giving you even more choices and ideas!…

30 Hilarious Santa Photo Meltdowns

Before we fully succumb to the Christmas craze, let’s have a little laugh shall we? OKAY BEFORE YOU REACT!!!! I feel bad for kids crying when taking Santa photos at…

Vegetarian Chickpea Meatballs

Meat-free Mondays have been so awesome ever since I started making these Vegetarian Chickpea Meatballs. Yes. Meatballs are fantastic. I love them! BUT, if you’re embracing Meat-Free Mondays, if you’re…

How To Save On Christmas Shopping

It’s that time of year again, and parents all over are scrambling to get everything in order in time for that special day. They don’t want to disappoint their kids—their…

DIY Citronella Bowls

BBQ? Date night at your own backyard? Time to whip out some DIY citronella bowls to zap the peskies away. During the hotter seasons, you might find yourselves having a…

Frozen Mars Mousse Bar

Creamy, fluffy, melt-in-your-mouth deliciousness! This Frozen Mars Mousse Bar recipe by simplecookingclub is amazeballs! Mars bar alone will blow your mind but combined and made into this tasty treat makes it sooo better….

100+ Gift Ideas for Mum

Need some thoughtful gift ideas for Mum for all budgets? Whether it is for Mother’s Day, Christmas, Mum’s birthday or just to say ‘you’re special’, here are our suggestions for…

Quick and Easy Fish Coconut Curry

This Quick and Easy Fish Coconut Curry is a delicious and satisfying dish that’s perfect for a week night. This Quick and Easy Fish Coconut Curry is also an ideal dish for…

Easy Three-Ingredient Pineapple Cake

This Easy Three-Ingredient Pineapple Cake is a recipe you can literally throw together in one minute flat! It is delicious hot served with custard for a pudding, too! Definitely something that’s…

Christmas Peppermint Bark

Romeo & Juliet, Napoleon and Josephine, Popeye and Olive. Matches made in heaven… Like Chocolate and Peppermint Bark….. Is any Christmas celebration complete without Christmas Peppermint Bark? We don’t think…

Questionable Things Girls Do for Summer

With a child free, marital weekend away looming, I recently found myself spread eagled on my beauty therapist’s bed. My darling little beautician asked if the junior therapist could get…

Christmas Berry Wreath Pavlova

If you’re looking for the easiest and fastest Pavlova recipe, then this is it – Christmas Berry Wreath Pavlova! This year I’m making Christmas Dessert as easy as I possibly…

Potato Bake Slow Cooker Style

The good old Potato Bake Slow Cooker Style recipe for dinner will never disappoint! It serves and satisfies a family of 4. Just throw it in the slow cooker and leave…

29 Backyard Pools to Dream About

I’ve wanted a pool for about… hmmm… forever now! I’m still saving up – but it doesn’t stop me from looking, drooling and ogling all the pools I find on…

15 Fun Ways to Keep Cool This Summer

With Queensland and New South Wales sweltering through a heatwave this week, it’s fair to say summer is well and truly here. Of course, drinking water and going for a…

Tuna-Stuffed Avocado Boat Salad

We’re not crazy about losing weight, but when we’ve been eating junk for a whole weekend, we do feel a little guilty. When that happens, we try to put together…

Nuts and Bolts Crunchy Snack Mix

Nuts and Bolts Crunchy Snack Mix makes for a deliciously different snack to chips. They are tasty, and you can’t stop at just a handful. Best of all, make up a batch…

20 Wow-Worthy Backyard Ideas

Summer is on full swing and house rules may not apply for a while. Kids and summer just go together, and it’s school holidays so they just want to get out…

100 Best Movies To See Before You Die

If you’re fond of watching movies and would like a repertoire of every classic and every newly released movie ever, then you’ve come to the right place.  It’s all good…

Keeping Backyard Chickens

Raising chickens is not hard and the rewards are many. Always a delight. We have three girls in our yard right now. Unfortunately we lost one in the heat last summer…

The Unisex Baby Name Trend

Unisex names are a huge trend for new parents in 2016. It’s like pushing the boundaries of gender-equality in a sort of modern-anti-placard kind-of-way. Who needs to walk the streets…

20+ Awesome Backyard Hacks

We spend quite a bit of time outside in the summer, so it makes sense that our backyards should make a statement. But, if your backyard is looking a little…

First Aid: How To Treat A Snake Bite

Snake bites are an unfortunate reality of living in Australia, and our country is one of the only ones in the world home to more venomous snakes than non-venomous species….

5 Cup Festive Fruit Loaf

This 5 Cup Festive Fruit Loaf is made from staple items, so you won’t have to leave the house to buy ingredients. Yep. Only 5 Cups on Ingredients go into this super…

The Basics of Buying A Franchise

So you’ve decided to go into business for yourself and after all your research you have decided that a franchise is the best fit for you and your family. Franchises…

10 Ways To Annoy Your Toddler

First things first… All lovely mothers have to put up with all the annoying things your toddler does to you. Like interrupt your phone conversations, never letting you go to the toilet…

Slime of Doom Halloween Punch

Time to make this Slime of Doom Halloween Punch!!! Halloween is just around the corner and everyone’s gearing up with ideas and costumes. The Slime of Doom Halloween Punch is…

Gluten-Free Sticky Date Pudding

Gluten-Free Sticky Date Pudding is a delicious treat for all. It’s really easy to make, too! This Gluten-Free Sticky Date Pudding incredibly satisfying to eat. You’ll loooove every spoonful of…

18 Reasons Why Your Kids Don’t Need Pets

Whoever said that ‘a house is not a home without a pet’ is a big, fat liar! Pets are the most wanted felon with all their mess and heinous crimes against hygiene. Nope,…

Strawberry Custard Trifle

Strawberry Custard Trifle This isn’t a traditional trifle but has all the yummy bits and none of the nasty bits (cough cough, Sherry). Plus we don’t use that rolly polly…