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Afternoon tea

Healthy balance is all about enjoying the occasional treat so here you will find some sweet treats, bakes and puddings. Some very indulgent, and some less so. enjoy!

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Banana sushi

Banana sushi A sweet way to use your Healthy Extra b! 5 mins – mins 220 kcal 5 mins – mins 220 kcal SERVES 1 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 1 Difficulty EASY Sometimes you just need something a bit different, and I think this banana sushi is a sweet idea to make yourself a plate of something pretty! You could either …

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Tiramisu

Tiramisu Gorgeous, indulgent tasting pudding for a fraction of the syns of the real thing. 5 mins 2 hours 380 kcal 5 mins 2 hours 380 kcal MAKES 2 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 2 Difficulty EASY I’ve never really liked coffee or alcohol based desserts, but tiramisu has always been the exception, something about the consistency of the sponge fingers with …

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Fudgy Easter egg chocolate brownies

Fudgy Easter egg chocolate brownies A truly indulgent and definitely NOT Slimming World friendly fudgy chocolate Easter brownie. 20 mins 30 mins 25 kcal 20 mins 30 mins 450 kcal MAKES 16 DIFFICULTY more effort MAKES 16 Difficulty more effort Ever since I started Slimming World I have held off baking really indulgent treats like this, as I find them …

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‘Ferrero Rocher’

‘Ferrero Rocher’ Tasty little bites that are a guilt-free little moment of indulgence! 10 mins 2 hours 51 kcal 10 mins 2 hours 51 kcal MAKES 18 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 18 Difficulty EASY I have very little willpower when it comes to sweet snacks, and that’s why these little truffles are a brilliant thing for me to have on hand. …

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1/2 syn brownies

1/2 syn brownies Very low syn chocolate brownies, lovely with fresh raspberries and some sweetened Quark or light aerosol cream 15 mins 30 mins 47 kcal 15 mins 30 mins 47 kcal MAKES 16 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 16 Difficulty EASY If you are looking for a little cakey treat these are great for satisfying a craving. They aren’t really proper …

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Pastry-free pork pie

Pastry-free pork pie Perfect for picnics or weekday lunches, this is just 1.5 syn per slice. 25 mins 25 min 135 kcal 10 mins 25 min 135 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY Picnics can be difficult when you are trying to follow a healthy eating plan- sausage rolls and pork pies are off the menu! This …

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The 1 syn jam doughnut

The 1 syn jam doughnut These warm jam doughnuts really are close enough the the real thing that they are a real treat! 5 mins 8 mins 211 kcal 5 mins 8 mins 211 kcal MAKES 1 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 1 Difficulty EASY This has to be one of the best ways to use your Healthy Extra B bread- the …

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Mini ham and mushroom quiches

Mini ham and mushroom quiches These are so quick to do and make a great snack, lunch or picnic food. 5 mins 20 mins 90 kcal 5 mins 20 mins 90 kcal MAKES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY MAKES 6 Difficulty EASY Using the ham to make a cupe for the little quiches not only keeps them tidily together, but adds a …