Vanessa loves fried rice so around once a month I make up a big batch and put it into single serve containers for her to take to school for lunches. I have tried lots of different ingredients and methods but this one is the best version. It's quick and easy and delicious. The first thing you need … Continue reading Quick Fried Rice
This recipe isn't the prettiest, but according to my family it is one of the yummiest, they LOVE it every time I make it, which is often. I adapted this dish from Pete Evans paleo butter chicken recipe, and by adapted I mean, I followed his recipe once and then stopped measuring ingredients and adjusted the amounts to … Continue reading Slow Cooker Butter Chicken
Let's talk about the B word ...not bitch, budget! Before we started planning anything Brian and I sat down and figured out how much we were comfortable spending on our wedding (comfortable is a relative term, realistically we would like to be spending about a quarter of what we are, but it's about finding a balance between … Continue reading Wedding Wednesday – Part 5
Meet The Bridal Party ... The Final Chapter Lauren Kolstad - Bridesmaid How long have you known the bride and how did you meet: I've known Daneos since 2007 when we met working at Jenny Craig. She walked in and completely ignored me ... I charmed her by pulling my pants down in the storeroom … Continue reading Wedding Wednesday Part 4.
Being a step parent is a scary thing, even just the prospect of it can be scary! I have always known Brian had a daughter, right from when we met long before he was my boyfriend, and it was never an issue for me. Right from when I knew I wanted to be with him I … Continue reading Being A Step Parent
Meet the Bridal Party ... continued Brontey Miller - Flower Girl (3 years old) Who is Brian: Bad Brian, I like bad Brian Who is Dane: Dane's my favourite Are you excited for the wedding: Yes What are you going to do at the wedding: Mummy's going to come and baby sister's going to come and … Continue reading Wedding Wednesday Part 3.
Our last South Pacific port was Noumea, I was excited to go because I was supposed to have gone with my French class in high school but my teacher never got it together to organize it. The city has a really interesting feel to it, there is a very distinct French feel to it (in my … Continue reading South Pacific Cruise Part 5.