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Aloo Gobi

Aloo Gobi This curried potato and cauliflower dish is delicious, filling and low-cost! 15 mins 30 mins 234 kcal 15 mins 30 mins 234 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I was a really fussy eater as a child, and my Mum despaired about getting me to eat vegetables or fruit, I just wouldn’t touch them! Then …

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Italian style mozzarella stuffed beefburgers

Italian style mozzarella stuffed beefburgers Delicious juicy burgers with a melting mozzarella middle…so good! 10 mins 20 mins 350 kcal 10 mins 20 mins 350 kcal makes 4 DIFFICULTY EASY makes 4 Difficulty EASY I’m usually a bit boring (lazy) when it comes to making burgers, and I just shape mince into a burger shape and fry it. I wanted …

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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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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 …

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Spinach and carrot pilau rice

Spinach and carrot pilau rice A lovely twist on the rice to go with your curry, and with some extra speed foods added! 5 mins 15 mins 205 kcal 5 mins 15 mins 205 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY This really does make your rice extra special and brings it to life alongside your curry. A …

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Firecracker prawn curry

Firecracker prawn curry A delicious and spicy prawn curry 5 mins 22 mins 190 kcal 5 mins 22 min 190 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I adapted this recipe for Slimming World from the Phaidon India book which is the bible of curries (See it here). This prawn curry is just delicious- I like them hot (and this …

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Chipotle chicken chilli wedges

Chipotle chicken chilli wedges Terrible photo, but honestly this tastes so good as a ‘junk food’ dinner! 10 mins 1 hour 538 kcal 10 mins 1 hour 538 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 2 Difficulty EASY I really fancied something that felt like junk food so I made this up, and actually it was really tummy! Chipotle is a …

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Mini chocolate orange Christmas puddings

Mini chocolate orange Christmas puddings I love making Christmassy sweets and treats- here’s something you can make without being tempted with something full of syns! 30 mins 2 hours 56 kcal 30 mins 2 hours 56 kcal makes 20 DIFFICULTY EASY makes 20 Difficulty EASY I’ve made a very naughty version of these before with my kids involving lots of …

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Spiced red lentil soup

Spiced red lentil soup A filling and tasty soup perfect for lunch 15 mins 35 min 213 kcal 15 mins 35 min 213 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY One of the things that I love about lentil soup is that it’s filling and dense enough that you don’t feel the need to eat bread with it! …