RSSArchive for February, 2014

Becoming The Woman God Made You To Be

Becoming The Woman God Made You To Be

‘Becoming the woman God made you to be’ by Tammy Evevard, Servant Books, $19.95  This book is one all women should read, especially in their formative years when we are first exposed to beauty myths, peer pressure and self esteem issues. Evevard draws on the lives of women from the Bible such as the Samaritan […]

Riceless Risotto

Riceless Risotto

  Riceless Risotto is a twist on traditional risotto substituting rice with cauliflower. A healthy, nutrient rich meal!

How To Make A Stylish Pearl Bracelet

How To Make A Stylish Pearl Bracelet

This is a very simple way to make a feminine bracelet that you can match to any outfit. You will need: 1m of 9mm or 10mm satin ribbon in your colour of choice. Pearl beads (about 9mm in diameter) Beading elastic Needle with an eye big enough to run the elastic through. What to do: […]

Healthy Eating Tips: Carrot Vs Doughnut

Healthy Eating Tips: Carrot Vs Doughnut

For me personally, it is not a matter of choosing a carrot over a doughnut, because the choice is an easy one – a doughnut every time! I don’t believe in depriving yourself of a delicious food because it is classified as unhealthy. Healthy eating for me is more about taking more notice of what, […]

Saint Of The Week - Saint Peter Damian

Saint Of The Week – Saint Peter Damian

  St Peter Damian (c.1001-1072) Feast Day: 23rd February St Peter Damian began life in tragedy when both his parents died at a young age, and he was brought up by his older sibling. His brother treated him worse than slave like, which made another one of his brothers, Father Damian, take great pity on […]

Spaghetti Pie Using Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Pie Using Spaghetti Squash

  Here is a great recipe I love, Spaghetti Pie Using Spaghetti Squash. It has some unique ingredients that creates a low calorie and nutrient rich meal. Spaghetti Pie using Spaghetti Squash instead of traditional pasta Serving: 6

Easy Princess Costumes

Easy Princess Costumes

My girls love the Disney Princesses but I must admit that I did not want to spend over $20 each on a costume for them. In the end I made two costumes, for less than the price of one store bought one and my girls are more than happy with them! So here are instructions […]

Gospel Reflections: 7th Sunday In Ordinary Time (Audio)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS Recorded Homily, Sunday 23rd February 2014: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. “Love Thy Enemies”

How To Eat Your Way To A Healthier Weight

How To Eat Your Way To A Healthier Weight

  Healthy Eating; Easier said than done, for some… When it comes to weight loss, there is no need to over think it. It all boils down to a basic equation. To lose weight you simply need to take in less calories than you expend. So in knowing that, it comes down to making healthy […]

Blessed Are The Bored In Spirit

Blessed Are The Bored In Spirit

‘Blessed are the bored in spirit’ by Mark Hart, Servant Books, $34.95 This 3 CD set resonated so deeply, that upon listening to it my husband and I both thought ‘this could be about my faith journey!’ From start to finish ‘Blessed are the bored in spirit’ is a confronting, honest account of what it […]