To be a Stay at Home Mom is a Double Blessing

To juggle the schedules of three people is no easy task. It takes lots of strength that you didn’t know you had. To be a homemaker comes with it’s challenges. There are never a dull moment. In between the toddler meltdowns, the seperation anxiety from your baby and then love and attention for your husband…

Kindness Goes Along Way

I though long about this, and I think the title is appropriate for the story I am about to tell you. It started as just taking crunchies to our neighbours, what started out as sharing treats, became so much more. In return our neighbours gave us koeksisters and they were absolutely amazing. I soon began…

Soul Sisters

In life we need a few good girlfriends we can open our hearts to, that understand us, that support us and that are judgement free, who accepts us for being ourselves. You see in life destiny and time do play a role. All the decisions you make, have a chain reaction to everything that will…

A Story to Inspire You too

Dear Readers, followers and supporters this blog post I wanted to do for sooo long, but you know it just wasn’t the right time(yet). I feel now that I can finally share with you where my love for cooking and baking started, how I got my voice and without me realising it how God guided…

Genuineness

Today I just want to say thank you to our friends here in Auckland which made our journey just a pure joy. To find genuine authentic people in today’s world is so scarce and we are so grateful. More than a year ago we met Tim and Amy and they are the most kind hearted…

Welcome to my Website!

It’s been a dream of mine since I fell in love with cooking and baking 12 years ago in my consumer studies class. If people ask you what’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Kristie, they will tell you food and some more food and her love for baking. When…

Sunday Breakfast

Nothing good as waking up to a good old Sunday Breakfast! It’s tradition in our house and no weekend is complete without it! My husband always makes Sunday morning breakfast and I help! This morning we had bacon, eggs, toast, mushrooms, kiwi fruit and guava juice! Do you make Sunday breakfast? What do you love…

The Power of Prayer

Where prayers are there is miracles. When we ask for something and we don’t receive it right away, we must remember that it is not our timing but God’s timing. I have seen with my own life how prayers get answered and have experienced it in my own life! You must have faith like a…

Coconut Cake by Ina Garten

This coconut cake video popped up in my news feed on Facebook. I was looking for a different cake to make for Christmas and this was perfect! This cake is so moist, melt in the mouth, yummy! Not too much coconut just perfect! Coconut Cake by Ina Garten Ingredients for the cake: 3/4 pound (3…

Festive Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Where everyone put up christmas trees and have presents under the tree. But what is the festive season really about? It is about family spending time together and enjoying a meal together. It’s about looking back at the year that has passed and counting our blessings. It’s…