Easiest Mexican Rice EVER!

My friend Kathleen loves to cook and is a little like myself in the fact she makes things up as she goes along with out really measuring anything! Here’s her yummy recipe for Mexican Rice that literally cooks itself! Mexican Rice – Recipe by Kathleem Lynch 1.5 Cups of Rice 1 Onion diced 1 clove of crushed Garlic 1 teaspoon Cumin powder 1 teaspoon Chilli Powder 1 Teaspoon of Sweet Paprika 3 Cups of Chicken stock 3 Tablespoons of Tomato … Read More

LJEasiest Mexican Rice EVER!

Oven Baked French Onion Chicken

  Sooooo….. A few weeks a go I whipped up some homemade French Onion Soup Mix. SO good in so many recipes! This oven baked chicken is delicious and so easy and economical to make. I’ve used free range chicken legs. Pop them into a snap lock bag with a splash of EVOO (I used citrus infused) Sprinkle with enough French Onion Soup Mix into the bag to coat the chicken on all sides. Zip up and bag and give … Read More

LJOven Baked French Onion Chicken

You will LOVE this little Introduction Kit and it could BE YOURS!

Loving the Journey with Essential Oils! Too good not to share the love! Join up with any kit in the Month of July for your chance to WIN this little pack of Lavender, Peppermint & Lemon Essential Oils, Fractured Coconut Oil and 2 Roller Balls. This is not a Company Promotion… ONLY available through me. BENEFITS of Joining: Purchase when you like for 25% off Retail Prices, Loyalty Rewards Program and if you desire.. make an extra income! JOIN & … Read More

LJYou will LOVE this little Introduction Kit and it could BE YOURS!

Homemade Glass Cleaner using Essential Oils

I ran out of Glass Cleaner this week and decided to try making some of my own! Slowly getting rid of the Chemicals and  cleaning supplies in my home and replacing them with natural homemade products using Essential Oils. Have you tried making your own natural cleaners at home? They’re affordable, easy, eco-friendly, and more effective than any store-bought cleaners. And the added BONUS is that Essential Oils make your home smell divine! Ingredients: 500ml spray bottle 1 1/2 cup … Read More

LJHomemade Glass Cleaner using Essential Oils

Homemade French Onion Soup Mix

I’ve tried a few different versions of Homemade French Onion Soup Mix. I’ve mixed up a few recipes to come up with this one which is approx equal to one store bought packet. 8 Teaspoons of dried Onion Flakes 4 Teaspoons of  Beef Stock Powder 1 Teaspoon of Onion Powder 1 Teaspoon Garlic Powder 1 Teaspoon of Tumeric (Optional) 1/4 Teaspoon of Cracked Black Pepper/Sea Salt 3 Teaspoons of Dried Parsley Mix all of the ingredients together and store in … Read More

LJHomemade French Onion Soup Mix

Homemade Toilet Bombs using Essential Oils

Here’s what I’ve been up to today! Experimenting with some homemade toilet bombs! SO easy to make and a Chemical Free cleaner. Citric Acid kills bacteria, Baking Soda absorbs odours and the essential oils refresh and smell amazing! What you will need: A glass bowl and spoon Ice cube trays or moulds Spray bottle with water Bi carb Soda Citric Acid Essential Oils What to do: Add the Bicarbonate and Citric Acid to the glass bowl and mix well. Add … Read More

LJHomemade Toilet Bombs using Essential Oils

AMAZING Carrot Cake by Pammy!

This my friends is the Recipe of the Week! Thanks for the recipe Pammy Boyd! Ingredients 1 1/4 cups of olive oil 2 tsp vanilla essence 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup lightly packed brown sugar 4 large eggs 1 cup of wholemeal plain flour 1 cup of white plain flour 2 tsp of baking powder 2 tsp of cinnamon 3 cups of grated carrot 150 grams of chopped walnuts 150 grams of cream cheese at room temp 1 1/2 … Read More

LJAMAZING Carrot Cake by Pammy!

Feel refreshed with Citrus Bliss!

My kitchen smells amazing this morning! I LOVE the essences of #wildorange #lemon #grapefruit #mandarin #bergamot #tangerine #clementine #vanilla #citrusbliss #essentialoils For aromatic and topical use. Essential Oils With Lj

LJFeel refreshed with Citrus Bliss!

A Journey to Wellness..

I’ve been a little lost lately, my daughter left home recently and I miss her terribly. I have found myself wandering around aimlessly wondering what to do with my time now! I have a lot less cooking to do and don’t even spend as much time in the kitchen. I’ve also been really sick with the flu this week for the first time in years. I can only put it down to stress and letting myself get run down. Work … Read More

LJA Journey to Wellness..

Spaghetti Putanesca loaded with Mushrooms, Capers and Olives

This mouth watering Pasta Dish is very easy to throw together! Saute garlic, onion, mushrooms and chopped anchovies in olive oil. Add 1/2 cup  of red wine and cook off the alcohol.  Add fresh tomato sauce or a jar of passata and about a tablespoon of sweet chilli sauce.  Add the capers and olives , reduce sauce then add cooked egg spaghetti . We have homemade meatballs in ours also for the meat eater in the family! Make this dish … Read More

LJSpaghetti Putanesca loaded with Mushrooms, Capers and Olives