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There are many cakes that I will probably, through lack of knowledge of their existence, never bake.  But a brownie is not one of them.  Although to be fair, it has only been in the last couple of years that I have even considered making them at home and not just buying them to eat when meeting friends at the coffee shop. 420 more words

Pinterest "Nailed it" - Home made facemasks

Like so many other people I have oodles of pins on various boards on my pinterest account, most are to just admire and dream about, others have been attempted and failed and then every so often I attempt one and boom…NAILED IT! 271 more words

Domestic Goddess

#RebukeTheCalories: Spring Comfort Foods

There is something a California rain that’s sexy but especially during seasonal changes. The domestic goddess deep inside me was craving all sorts of yummy fattening comfort foods. 315 more words

Kahlua Parker


I am not one of those people who naturally selects olives as a nibble.  It could be because I’ve not tasted many quality olives, or that I have not had them in the right setting, although I do love them in Spaghetti alla Puttanesca – spaghetti as if made by a whore – which is absolutely delicious and a complete taste sensation.   501 more words

Domestic Excitement

I wasn’t going to pop by tonight as I’m desperate to get on with my shawl for the CFTC makealong but then I felt the urge to ramble on to someone about my exciting day.   281 more words


365 Days of Discovery

It’s been a year since I left the workforce. I’ve spent 13 years working and learning and when it came time for me to choose between family or career, there was no question about it. 363 more words


Face care, makeup, and OOTD

Finally getting the face care post I promised you a month ago.

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