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Butternut squash soup and cheesy tabasco toast

Butternut squash soup and cheesy tabasco toast This is a delicious soup and really tops it off having some cheesy toast to go with it! 15 mins 30 mins 569 kcal 15 mins 30 mins 569 kcal SERVES 2 (with leftover soup) DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 2 (with leftover soup) Difficulty EASY I love butternut squash soup as its so easy …

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Hearty lentil and bacon soup

Hearty lentil and bacon soup This is my favourite soup, so tasty, satisfying to eat even without bread and very filling! 10 mins 55 mins 204 kcal 10 mins 55 mins 204 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY Lentils and bacon are just one of those combinations that work so well, and this soup has lots of …

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Cottage pie

Cottage pie The best type of comfort food 10 mins 1 hour 10 mins 625 kcal 10 mins 1 hour 10 mins 625 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY This is such a simple recipe but always really hits the spot! I’ve squeezed in a few extra veggies into the mince, although I’ve always done this to …

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Sticky plum chicken

Sticky plum chicken I adapted this recipe from Delicious Magazine (click here), chicken roasted with plums ends up sticky and juicy! 15 mins 40 mins 492 kcal 15 mins 40 mins 492 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort We had this as an alternative to a Sunday roast, and the whole family enjoyed it. The …

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Spiced carrot and lentil soup

Spiced carrot and lentil soup A lovely Autumn soup, warming, filling and syn-free 5 mins 20 mins 208 kcal 5 mins 20 mins 208 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY This recipe is adapted from BBC Good Food (click here) to be Slimming World friendly. It’s very easy, very quick and does a great job at filling you up. …

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Pork and quinoa meatballs

Pork and quinoa meatballs Lovely syn-free meatballs, served in a herby tomato sauce 10 mins 45 mins 388 kcal 10 mins 45 mins 388 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort I used quinoa in these meatballs as an alternative to using breadcrumbs, to keep this meal free of syns. The sauce recipe is the one …

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Herby chicken casserole

Herby chicken casserole Lovely tasty casserole, packed full of vegetables, ideal for all the family 20 mins 55 mins 347 kcal 20 mins 55 mins 347 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort This is ideal comfort food, I originally made it for my children (dicing the veg super small to make it appealing), but once …

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Lentil, aubergine and butternut squash bake

Lentil, aubergine and butternut squash bake A tasty hearty vegetarian bake, full of flavour, filling and satisfying! 10 mins 1 hour 30 mins 360 kcal 10 mins 1 hour 30 mins 360 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I adapted this recipe for Slimming World from a BBC Good Food recipe (click here). I love my meat and often …

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Hot ‘n’ smoky chilli con carne

Hot ‘n’ smoky chilli con carne A delicious deep and rich chilli which uses coffee to add an extra smoky, dark element. 10 mins 40 mins 483 kcal 10 mins 40 min 483 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Chilli con carne has always been one of my favourite weekend dinners- we have it with homemade guacamole …