Category Archives: Friday Favourites

Friday Favourites: 5 quick tips to feeling happier

5 quick tips to feeling happier

  I’ve written that being happy is our choice and should come from within.  We make our own happiness and shouldn’t rely on others to ‘make us happy’.  Life is not always easy and being happy all the time is just not human really.  I do know some people who always appear happy and positive but I’m sure they have… Read more »

Friday Favourites: 5 Quotes about Happiness

5 quotes about happiness

If you read my blog regularly you know I love a good quote.  Quotes can lift the spirit, they can be a reminder, they can bring a smile or laughter to our day.  This month, my focus is on happiness and in my Meaningful Monday post this week it was all about  Making May Your Month of Happiness. In my… Read more »

Friday Favourites: 5 easy ways to a Healthier, Happier YOU!

easy ways to be healthier and happier

Do you struggle to get through everything in a day and find that there is NO TIME FOR YOU or YOUR HEALTH? I was looking through my post archives and came across a post I had written about a year ago. It was for a writing group I belonged to and the prompt was ‘What are your top life hacks’?… Read more »

Friday Favourites: Making a Soccer themed birthday cake

Soccer themed birthday cake

I enjoy making themed birthday cakes for our grandchildren.  I’m not a professional cake decorator but the cakes are designed and made from love.  I love planning what I’m going to make and try to think of a theme that will be relevant to the grandchild. As they are getting older, they know that ‘Nanna Sue’ will be making a… Read more »

Friday Favourites: Individual Frittatas with spinach, capsicum and mushroom

Individual Frittatas

    Individual frittatas are great to have on hand for a healthy snack or light lunch.  Preparing a batch ahead of time will provide a healthier alternative for snacks.  They are also quick and easy to prepare and can be stored in the refrigerator or frozen in batches.  Served warmed or cold they are perfect for unexpected afternoon tea… Read more »

Friday Favourites – Irish Blessing for St Patrick’s Day

Happy St Patrick’s Day! I have some Irish blood in me from way back and although I’ve never visited Ireland I have always loved all things Irish. When I was younger, I learned Irish dancing and Irish music certainly gets the toes tapping and lifts the spirits.  Ireland is definitely on our bucket list to visit, however, living in Australia… Read more »