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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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Italian Wonderpot

Italian Wonderpot An all-in-one pasta dish, perfect for a quick weekday meal 10 mins 15 mins 394 kcal 10 mins 15 mins 394 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 2 Difficulty EASY I first saw this on Pinterest, posted by budgetbytes and thought that it looked like a really interesting idea- a pasta dish where you throw ALL of the uncooked ingredients …

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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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Slow cooker chicken tikka masala

Slow cooker chicken tikka masala Satisfyingly creamy and sauce chicken tikka masala, unbelievably easy to do in the slow cooker 25 mins 25 min 296 kcal 10 mins 25 min 296 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I love chicken tikka masala- I could never resist this is having an Indian takeaway, even though I knew I …

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Brazilian pork stew

Brazilian pork stew Seriously tasty, dark and delicious Brazilian pork stew with sweet potato, orange and cocoa- hard to find a one-pot meal that beats this! 15 mins 2 hours 15 mins 393 kcal 15 mins 2 hours 15 mins 393 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I adapted this recipe from the BBC Good Food website click …

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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20 mins 55 mins 347 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY more effort SERVES 4 Difficulty more effort This is ideal comfort food, I originally made it for my children (dicing the veg super small to make it appealing), but once …

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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 …

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Bonfire Night stew

Bonfire Night stew A super-easy slow-cooker dish perfect for chilly autumn evenings and packed with goodness 10 mins 10 hours 200 kcal 10 mins 10 hours 200 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY You may have seen the very popular slow-cooker campfire stew- this is a similar idea, but I wanted proper homemade baked beans instead of …

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Slow-cooker butternut squash and ginger soup

Slow-cooker butternut squash and ginger soup This is a really simple to make and tasty soup 15 mins 4 hours 104 kcal 15 mins 4 hours 104 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY This is my favourite soup to make as I always have a butternut squash around (because they last for so long it’s perfect back-up …