Super Speedy One Pot Pasta

Sometimes you need something on plan that is easy and quick to cook. If that dish includes loads of speed foods, then it’s even better. When you can cook it all in one pot, then it’s very nearly perfect! Although I have given all the ingredients that I used, you could swap, add and omit… Read More Super Speedy One Pot Pasta

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#OperationBelleBell week 2

I have totally sucked this week at taking photos of my meals! I have been so busy that I have forgotten until either I’ve finished or I’m halfway through. Thankfully I’ve still had a mostly good week. I wrote a meal plan at the beginning of the week, and mostly stuck to it. The days… Read More #OperationBelleBell week 2

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Of treats and cheats

A FIVE POUND LOSS! I am thrilled that this weeks hard work has paid off.   I know that that is not maintainable long term and that’s fine, but it’s such a great start! It’s exactly what I needed to keep me going. This week, I am aiming for 3lbs loss. This will get me… Read More Of treats and cheats

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#OperationBelleBell Week One

I’m going to do a weekly food diary with other bits of half interesting information, mostly to track how I’m feeling as well as what I’ve actually eaten as anyone who’s struggled with their weight will know, it’s not just about what you’re eating, and with slimming world, it’s not a diet, it’s a lifestyle… Read More #OperationBelleBell Week One

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Procrastination and Motivation

I’m avoiding writing a few things that I want to, which is a contradiction in itself! However, since dad died I’ve been thinking a lot about life and happiness. I’ve been feeling quite “stuck” and motivated to change things. I’ve started seriously purging a lot of clutter and I have much less patience for negativity… Read More Procrastination and Motivation

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Mushroom Soup

Mushroom Soup Back when I first started Slimming World in 2013, I remember we had a taster night, where everybody brings a meal and we all try each others.  This soup was brought by my beautiful consultant, Laura. It looked absolutely gross – a strange brown water solution.  However, I love trying new things, and will… Read More Mushroom Soup

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BBQ Pulled Pork

We are a family that love diner food. It hasn’t helped us much since most of it is hefty in calories due to the fat, the sauces and extra cheese. My husband tends to gravitate towards BBQ foods such as ribs or pulled pork so when I found this recipe; I was very excited for… Read More BBQ Pulled Pork

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Leeky Mash

My ultimate go-to mashed potato. Originally, this was a recipe that I adapted from the BBC’s Hairy Dieters Cookbook, for a cottage pie to make it syn free. The first time I tried it, the topping didn’t make it on to the pie (oops!). Leeky mash is delicious, and the addition of the leeks adds… Read More Leeky Mash

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Spicy Tomato Soup

Credit for this, the yummiest of spicy tomato soups goes to Bilsat over at minimins.com who lost close to 7st through slimming world and shares all his amazing recipes for success! After adding a couple of ingredients myself, I just can’t make enough of this speed packed soup! Perfect for days when you want something… Read More Spicy Tomato Soup

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Mushy Pea Curry

Mushy pea curry is possibly one of the strangest, most revolting sounding recipes that taste’s absolutely fantastic! It is a must try, great for weight loss since it’s all free and can be easily packed up with speed foods. If you are missing chip shop curry, blitz a portion of this. Dip your Slimming World… Read More Mushy Pea Curry

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