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October 17, 2023

The Splendiferous Five: Common Things That Make You Go ‘Mmmm’

In our busy lives, it can be easy to forget all of life’s small pleasures that bring us pleasure – like taking time for ourselves or having something truly satisfying come our way. Let’s look at five such pleasures that add delight to everyday experiences.

The First Sip of Coffee in the Morning

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July 27, 2022

How To Eat Healthier Throughout The Week

It can be tough to find time to eat healthily in a fast-paced society. Between work, family obligations, and social activities, it seems like there are never enough hours in the day. But eating healthier doesn’t have to be complicated! The following blog will provide tips for finding ways to eat healthier throughout the week.

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July 15, 2022

How to Host your Very First Dinner Party and Make it a Success

If you want to try and host your very first ever dinner party, then you will be glad to know that it is easier said than done. If you want some top tips that will help you to make the most out of your upcoming event, then take a look below.

Decide who To Invite

For your very first dinner … Read the rest

July 1, 2022

What Learning To Cook Can Do For Other Areas Of Your Life

We all need to eat in this life and we all need to be nourished properly. Eating junk food and getting takeaways cannot be something we do every single day if we want to be happy and healthy. Cooking is a skill that requires a little effort and it can be done by pretty much everyone. If you don’t have … Read the rest

March 30, 2022

How To Eat Healthily At The Office

Be productive and feel better at work with these handy tips, from the best office snacks to stay hydrated while you work. 

Snack Sensibly
A lot of people try to cut out snacking, but the right snacks can help to maintain energy levels throughout the day and tide you through after breakfast. Hunger can be a distraction at work … Read the rest

February 21, 2022

Restaurants and Technology: How They’re Changing the Way We Dine

Technology has been changing the way we live our lives for years. Now it’s starting to change the way we eat. Restaurants are using technology in new and innovative ways to improve customers’ dining experience. From ordering food to interactive menus, restaurants are incorporating technology into their business more than ever before.

The Impact of Technology on the Restaurant WorkforceRead the rest

July 18, 2012

Vodka Cocktail what a great nite out!

Bloody Mary Cocktail with Bacon!

At a recent celebration (yes alright I will admit it was my Birthday and I am not getting any younger.) we visited the cocktail lounge The Fix bar at the Surfers Paradise Hilton.

I know I am quite partial to Bloody Mary’s as I enjoy the spiciness of them and the burning aftertaste they leave … Read the rest

July 5, 2012

Pulled Pork Burger

I recently had the good luck to find an American style BBQ place locally that obviously specialized in that great American tradition of charcoal slow cooked meats.

I don’t know about you but the description alone sounds tempting doesn’t it!!

I managed to pry the plate out of my lady’s hand long enough to get a quick photo before we … Read the rest

May 25, 2012

Mummy Kitchen: Cupcake Decorating

Cooking is always a fun treat for moms and kids, but sometimes you need a little more fun in the kitchen. Cooking and decorating cupcakes together is an excellent way to spend time together and have a sweet treat along the way. Kids love decorating cupcakes because they are able to show their creativity and have a lot of fun. … Read the rest

May 13, 2012

Quick Foods for Your Family

The weather seems to be all over the place these days. Some days it’s cold and some days it’s hot. Feeding your family something quick can get confusing when the weather cannot even make up its mind. It’s hard to feed them soup when it’s 80 degrees out, so you need to think of something quick. Instead of fretting about … Read the rest

April 28, 2012

How to Please the Entire Family with Food

Pleasing your entire family with food can be a real pain. This is especially true if you have family members who are of different ages. Your spouse might want one thing and your kids might want another. The bottom line is that you are only one person and you cannot cook five different meals for everyone. You can cook one … Read the rest

April 25, 2012

Mummy Kitchen: Breakfast Pizza

This is the recipe for you and your family. Breakfast Pizza will be the new favorite meal in your home. The ingredients are simple and all you need is a few ingredients and about a half hour of time. Ingredients like cheese, sausage and bacon. The entire recipe is screaming your name. Add this to your list of breakfast recipes … Read the rest

April 20, 2012

How To Make The Perfect Chips In The Philips Air Fryer

So we have are Philips Air fryer for just over 7 months now and we are reasonably impressed with it. The only problem we had was making chips just how we liked them, we found it quite challenging.

The instruction manual pointed out that you will need to put the Air fryer on the top setting. We did this but … Read the rest

April 20, 2012

Can I Make Diabetic Friendly Jam?

Diabetes is a real disease that people are faced with everyday. Sometimes you just want to pull out an easy recipe that’s friendly for diabetics. Jam is one of those foods that diabetics tend to stay away from because it’s so loaded with sugar. There has to be a way that you can make diabetic friendly jam and still enjoy … Read the rest

April 13, 2012

Help! My Dishwasher Stinks

HELP! Does your dishwasher stink? Don’t fear because this is a common problem that people face every day. Getting your dishwasher to smell better is important because that smell can affect your dishes. No one wants to open their dishwasher and gag at the awful smell. The big question here is what can you do to stop it from smelling?… Read the rest

April 6, 2012

How Do I Stop My Onion Tears?

There is nothing worse than onion tears. You start cutting up the onions and you don’t think that anything will come out, but tears start to flow. It’s a weird feeling because the tears are not real and it makes you feel bizarre inside. There are a few techniques you can use to dry and avoid the dreaded tear sessions. … Read the rest

April 1, 2012

Dominic’s $7 Family Meals: Spicy Chicken Wraps & Creamy Chocolate Cake

Sometimes life calls for something a little sweet and a little spicy. This Spicy Chicken Wrap recipe is just what you need to call it a day. The whole family can enjoy the meal with or without the spiciness. All you need to do is leave out the sauce and just add the chicken to the wrap. In your busy … Read the rest

March 30, 2012

How Many Calories Should I Eat A Day?

Let’s face it, most people are self conscious about how they look and feel. The bottom line is that food can either make you feel great or make you feel a lot worse. Eating the right amount of calories is truly the key to making you feel awesome about yourself and also making sure you stay healthy. The recommended calorie … Read the rest

March 29, 2012

How to Eat Healthier & Cheaper

Eating is one of those things in life that you just have to do. You cannot escape eating because well, it would eventually be the end of you. If you have to eat, then you might as well do it right. Eating healthier and eating cheaper should be on your list. Eating healthier can change your whole life and just … Read the rest

March 25, 2012

Mummy Kitchen: Fruit and Veggie Surprise

If you are busy mom that needs a quick snack for your kids, then make sure you check out this Fruit and Veggie Surprise. Life is too busy to not eat healthy and this recipe is just right for your family. There are plenty of fruits and veggies in it with a touch of chocolate. Your kids will be thrilled … Read the rest