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Rich spaghetti bolognese

Rich spaghetti bolognese Another version of my favourite meal! In this one I used date nectar for sweetness 10 mins 45 mins 184 kcal 10 mins 45 min 184 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY Spaghetti bolognese is one of my favourite meals and I am always experimenting with different versions to find the perfect one! Before …

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Bloody Mary Beef

Bloody Mary Beef A gorgeous Jamie Oliver recipe, adapted slightly to be Slimming World friendly 15 mins 6 hours 248 kcal 15 mins 6 hours 248 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY I’ve been dying to try out this recipe as it looked mouth-wateringly good in the Jamie’s Comfort Food book (click here). I’ve neglected this book since starting …

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Tender beef and ale stew

Tender beef and ale stew Delicious comfort food! 15 mins 10 hours 254 kcal 15 mins 10 hours 254 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY When I was 21 I got a surprise package on my doorstep, and it was a slow cooker. There was no ‘from’ message, but I soon figured out that it was my …

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Mini bacon cheeseburger-in-a-bowl with cayenne sweet potato fries

Mini bacon cheeseburger-in-a-bowl with cayenne sweet potato fries A delicious alternative to a traditional burger- served in a bowl with salad and sweet potato fries 10 mins 30 mins 593 kcal 10 mins 30 mins 593 kcal SERVES 1 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 1 Difficulty EASY I’ve seen lot of variations of ‘big mac in a bowl’ on Slimming World forums …

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Pip’s best spaghetti bolognese

Pip’s best spaghetti bolognese A rich and delicious bolognese which is super quick to throw together! 10 mins 3 hours 228 kcal 10 mins 3 hours 228 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I know this is about the 4th bolognese recipe I’ve posted up here, but it’s one of my favourite comfort foods so I make …

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Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joes An American classic- the syn free version! 15 mins 1 hour 413 kcal 15 mins 1 HOUR 413 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Wikipedia’s definition is: A sloppy joe is a sandwich consisting of ground beef, onions, tomato sauce or ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, and other seasonings, served on ahamburger bun.[1] The dish originated in the United States during the early 20th century.’ So basically …

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Lasagne

Lasagne Tasty lasagne with a twist on the white sauce to keep it healthy and easy to make! 15 mins 1 hour 30 mins 350 kcal 15 mins 1 HOUR 350 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I love lasagne. It was the one craving that I had when I was pregnant! My old lasagne would have …

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Pizza topped giant meatballs

Pizza topped giant meatballs Tasty giant meatballs covered with tasty marinara sauce and your favourite pizza toppings! 20 mins 1 hour 373 kcal 20 mins 1 hour 373 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort I love meatballs, there’s something so satisfying about them- I think that this was inspired by the Subway meatball marinara sub …

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Spicy meatball marinara bake

Spicy meatball marinara bake Tasty meatballs mixed with pizza sauce and pasta baked with a cheese topping… 15 mins 1 hour 40 mins 718 kcal 15 mins 1 hour 40 mins 718 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 2 Difficulty EASY I made this up with leftovers from my Pizza topped giant meatballs recipe (click here) and it was so tasty I …