Recipe: hot tomato soup

It’s definitely that time of the year where living off soup is 100% appropriate, it’s also great because you can raid your cupboards and fridge and throw something together. This is one of those soup recipes; I had all the ingredients in the house and a lot of the fresh things were nearly going off,Continue reading “Recipe: hot tomato soup”

Top 15 – September

Wow this month flew in!  Check out my top 15 favourite obsessions for September, they range from books to beauty. 1. Book I absolutely loved this second instalment from Louise Pentland, following Robin Wilde’s life, with ups and downs and some sensitive topics covered it really was a fantastic read! 2. Savoury Recipe This beefContinue reading “Top 15 – September”

Mmm meatballs

Dinner tonight was quick and easy Meatballs with Homemade tomato sauce I defrosted from the freezer (the joy of batch cooking). Really tasty and syn free dinner hit the spot! To make your own meatballs follow this link https://mylifemyblogzane.wordpress.com/2013/01/24/quick-and-easy-healthy-homemade-burger-and-meatball-recipe/ it also makes burgers. And for the tomato sauce just search on my blog, unfortunately WordPressContinue reading “Mmm meatballs”

Sticky Chicken

I came across this fab recipe on instagram, one of the Slimming World girls posted it and it looked delicious, so I thought I’d give it a go.  On Extra Easy it’s 2 syns per serving and would work out at 40 calories per serving for the Sticky Sauce. STICKY CHICKEN To make the stickyContinue reading “Sticky Chicken”

Syn free Sunday Roast Dinner

Bit pants this week, I weighed myself this morning and I’ve only lost 1lb,  but I reckon it was because I was eating the wrong cereal bars as my Healthy b (heb).  With that blip I was more determined today to get back on plan! Brunch was bacon (all fat removed) with scrambled egg andContinue reading “Syn free Sunday Roast Dinner”

Old me here I come!!!

This was me 3 years ago and this is the me I want back! 2 stone lighter and I don’t think I have ever looked as good! So now it’s time to get back there again! Yesterday I made a batch of slimming world friendly lunches and snacks if I get hungry. A planning dayContinue reading “Old me here I come!!!”

Chicken, sundried tomato and pepper orzo

This flavour combination was originally one I had cooked before as a risotto, but as much as I love risotto it just takes far too long to cook with a lot of attention.  So with orzo I find you get the same sort of texture as risotto so decided to try it this way, here’s how I did it . . .Continue reading “Chicken, sundried tomato and pepper orzo”

PIZZZZZAAAA PLEEEEZZZZEEE

So surprisingly the weather is nice and warm or in some cases hot and sticky.  I’ve been loving it and out enjoying at as much as possible whilst I’m off work, hence why the blogging has come to a bit of a stand still.  Another thing I know I put off doing in this weatherContinue reading “PIZZZZZAAAA PLEEEEZZZZEEE”

SW Lasagne and low syn Garlic Pizza Recipe

A couple of weeks ago a few of my friends asked me for my Slimming World Lasagne Recipe, and only now am I getting round to it! I think I got this recipe off Slimming Eats http://www.slimmingeats.com/blog/ (an amazing website for recipes and inspiration!) a few years ago but I have tweaked it a little.Continue reading “SW Lasagne and low syn Garlic Pizza Recipe”

My week through the eyes of Instagram

Today’s second blog is my week through the eyes of Instagram. I’m apologising now as the pictures are not in the correct order, I’ve tried redoing the blog and moving the pictures about but my wordpress app is playing up. It’s driving me mad, ever since I updated the app it hasn’t worked properly! HasContinue reading “My week through the eyes of Instagram”