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November 2015

Festive Season Recipes

Easy Christmas Gift Ideas from the Kitchen

November 30, 2015
Easy Christmas Gift Ideas from the Kitchen

Looking for some Christmas Gift Ideas that you can make? Here are some ideas from the Kitchen that are sure to be a winner. I love baking for special occasions and I especially love planning and preparing for the Festive Season.  Over the last few years, I have made gifts for my friends and neighbours.  I think that making your gifts with love are appreciated much more than store bought gifts. The recipient can see the time you have put…

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Discover Yourself

My Thanksgiving Day Wishes from Australia

Thanksgiving is the time when friends and family gather together to give thanks and commemorates a harvest festival celebrated by the Pilgrim Fathers in 1621 It is held in the US on the fourth Thursday in November. As I write this post I had…

November 26, 2015
Be happy
Discover Yourself

Week 3 #100happydays challenge Review

Week 3 of the #100happydays challenge is completed, however it was difficult to find happiness on Saturday in light of the attacks in Paris.  It was ironic that I had written a post about Kindness for World Kindness Day – the day of the…

November 22, 2015
I am me
Discover Yourself

Do we really know ourselves?

Do we really know ourselves? I thought about this as I was writing 7 Things About Myself for #FridayReflections this week. Sometimes we are afraid to show who we really are for fear of being laughed at or not taken seriously. We hide behind…

November 20, 2015
Over the Moon Link Party

Wednesday’s Wisdom #38

It is Wednesday so that means it is time for #WednesdaysWisdom! We have some exciting news for you all! This will be our last #WednesdaysWisdom link up! ‘What did you say?  How is that exciting news?’…

November 18, 2015
Health & Wellness

How to be Positive for a More Meaningful Life

We all experience stress, anxiety and depression at some point in our lives.  For some these feelings are only temporary but for others it goes deeper and requires the assistance of medical intervention. In my post Why We All Need A Mental Health Day,…

November 17, 2015
Chocolate Truffles
Festive Season Recipes

Chocolate Truffles Three Ways

I think the Festive Season calls for a little celebration and I usually make these truffles as gifts or in case people drop in.  Last year I tried three different flavours and they were certainly popular.  Once set store in an airtight container in…

November 16, 2015
Over the Moon Link Party

The Evolution of Anything Goes

Welcome to The Evolution of the #AnythingGoes Link Party   It’s that time again…it’s Monday and, well, Anything Goes isn’t.  That’s right party friends, Anything Goes is going to take a brief hiatus and come back to you on Monday, December 7, 2015 as…

November 16, 2015