All about the simple things in life

All about the simple things in life

Month: October 2012

Day 4- It’s time for bed!

Day 4- It’s time for bed!

I don't know about you but for me this is one area where I really lack discipline. My nights are usually my chance to get that craft project started or finished, to read that book, write my blog, unload items to my shop. Just one […]

Day 3 – Set Backs. Time to start small.

Day 3 – Set Backs. Time to start small.

Today I have learnt the importance of being disciplined. Last night I got side tracked working on my 2013 diary. I just sat down other couch working on the laptop thinking  I would just working on it for an hour and then get sorted for […]

Honey Mustard Chicken Parcels

Honey Mustard Chicken Parcels

Here is a recipe my daughters love!!!! It came about as my husband really likes Chicken Vol au vents, but like most commercial products, the vol-au-vent pastry casings have soy in them (what doesn't these days). So I had to be creative to make something that […]

Day 1 towards a more disciplined life – Little ones are always watching

Day 1 towards a more disciplined life – Little ones are always watching

Well I did it… I made it through day 1. And wow what a difference it made… it is amazing how such a small thing could make such a difference. What made such a difference you're asking? For those who missed yesterday's post, I have started […]

Changing my ways….

Changing my ways….

As those who have followed me from the start of my blog a few weeks ago you would know that I set up Dancing Daffodils as a way to share our journey to refocusing our life on the simple things in life. Over the last […]

Rapunzel Birthday Party – Part 3

Rapunzel Birthday Party – Part 3

The Cake   So here is the cake I made for Little Miss Rapunzel's birthday party. Now my cake decorating skills are completely self taught through the use of the internet. I have never taken a course or studied cake decorating at all. But mind […]

Rapunzel Birthday – Part 2

Rapunzel Birthday – Part 2

Games and Activities. Last week I shared about Little MIss Rapunzel's 5th Birthday Party theme based on the movie Tangled. I showed you the invitations and decorations. The next step in planning was determining the activities and games. So how did we entertain 2-5 year olds […]

Multigrain Bread

Multigrain Bread

A few weeks back I posted our recipe for raisin bread and everybody loved it. So I thought I would give you our recipe for our everyday bread recipe…. multigrain bread. Just like the raisin bread, it is almost impossible to buy commercially made bread that […]

More posts coming soon!

More posts coming soon!

Wow! I can't believe it has been over a week since my last post. I was hoping to add posts most days. But between lots of visitors, dancing competitions and getting back in to the swing of the school term (preschool and therapy) the week has slipped […]

Rapunzel Tangled Birthday Party part 1

Rapunzel Tangled Birthday Party part 1

This year little miss Rapunzel feel in love with the movie Tangled (hence her nickname). She loved the princess and her lovely long hair. Since this year was her turn for a birthday party we decided to have a Rapunzel/Tangled birthday theme. Leading up to her […]