Clarks Beach

We visited Clarks beach today, we couldn’t spend the day there because by 11am it was high tide and very windy. Hopefully we can go visit again with no wind and when it’s low tide.

Waitangi Falls

We visited the waitangi falls today, it’s surprisingly very close to Pukekohe. It’s only a 15 minute drive. The kids enjoyed it too and there is also picnic chairs to sit at and to eat.

Chocolate Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream – Blue Ribbons Recipe

I had so much fun making these, with the help of my little helper in the kitchen. Our eldest daughter. Whenever we are baking and cooking she’s always apart of it and helping and tasting. This is the blue ribbons recipe that I posted about the vanilla cupcakes, I just added cocoa powder. It turned…

Lockdown Haircut & Makeover

Our hair does not define who we are, but rather what’s inside your heart that counts.It feels like I’ve been busy the whole morning yesterday in the Hair Salon, but I’ve been right at home busy chopping all my hair off and colouring it. It’s much brighter than I anticipated, but a change is as…

For Old Times Sake

Written By Juanli Theron I did not know, the last time, that this would be the very last time.I could not guess that the last day would be the end of that phase …Now it’s gone. Another milestone. Your baby cheeks, so puffy and kissable.Your lashes sweeping over your cheekbones like butterfly wings while you…

Food for Thought Tuesday

✨ThrowbackWhen life was carefree and simpleLess complicatedAndZero stressWith lots of memories made ✨ All you can hold onto when you get older is your support, to be thankful for what you have and the life that you are living, in a blink of an eye your life can change in anyway. As humans we all…

Greenhouse Up

Now I can finally grow all my seeds and help the little plants grow bigger. I’ve always wanted a greenhouse to place all my plants and gardening things. Eventually I will get a better one but for now this one will work.

Flourless Chocolate Fridge Cake with Dark Chocolate Buttercream

This flourless chocolate fridge cake is best serve cold from the fridge. It’s a brand new recipe for those who prefer gluten free. It’s not dairy free but it still tastes delicious. It’s really refreshing and even my husband and our two daughters enjoyed it! You can decorate the cake to your own preference or…

Vanilla Cupcakes – Recipe by Blue Ribbon Recipes

I made this cupcake recipe with my oldest daughter and we had so much fun. It is a really easy recipe and anyone can make it. Vanilla Cupcakes(Makes 12 Standard Size Cupcakes) Ingredients: 30ml Vanilla Paste 4 Extra Large Eggs250 ml Sugar500 ml Cake Flour 15 ml Baking Powder1 ml Salt125 ml Warm Milk125 ml…