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Easy no knead Irish soda bread

Easy no knead Irish soda bread Irish soda bread requires no yeast, no kneading, and it tastes amazing! 10 mins 25 min 450 kcal 10 mins 25 min 450 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Soda bread is one of the easiest breads to make at home, not only is there no need for lengthy kneading, you …

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Comfort food

Food that makes you feel happy, nourished and nostalgic is comfort food to me. find some of my favourites here.

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Oven Baked Chicken Risotto

Oven Baked Chicken Risotto A no-fuss weekday dinner, baked to take the work out of the risotto! 10 mins 45 mins 577 kcal 10 mins 45 mins 577 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY This is a nice simple recipe which has that real comfort-food factor. A no-fuss weekday dinner, baked to take the work out of …

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Hasselback potatoes with cheesy garlic mushrooms

Hasselback potatoes with cheesy garlic mushrooms Super tasty, indulgent tasting and free from syns! 10 mins 50 mins 221 kcal 10 mins 50 mins 221 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 2 Difficulty more effort If you haven’t discovered hasselback potatoes yet then it’s time to get slicing! Thinly slicing your jacket potatoes all the way along before baking …

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Chicken katsu curry

Chicken katsu curry This version is so similar to the real thing at Wagamama, but only has 3 syns! 10 mins 50 mins 410 kcal 10 mins 50 min 410 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 2 Difficulty more effort I used to work almost next to a Wagamama so it was an occasional lunchtime treat and I could …

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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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Tasty spaghetti bolognese

Tasty spaghetti bolognese A lovely sweet flavoured bolognese ideal for the whole family 15 mins 1 hour 324 kcal 15 mins 1 hour 324 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Spaghetti bolognese has always been one of my all-time favourites, and is a fab meal to sneak in a load of veg without really knowing about it …