Black bean, butternut squash & coconut curry

Black bean, butternut squash & coconut curry A tasty and eay to vegetarian curry – great for feeding a crowd BLACK BEAN, BUTTERNUT SQUASH AND COCONUT CURRY Curry is a fantastic meal to make if you are feeding a big group- you can prepare it in advance (in fact it often tastes even nicer if … Read more

Lemon & herb roasted chicken

Lemon & herb roasted chicken Inspired by the Nando’s lemon and herb roast chicken, A delicious marinade will elevate your roast chicken into something extra special HOW TO SERVE THIS LEMON AND HERB ROAST CHICKEN I made this for the first time for a family movie night, where I cooked a Nando’s style fakeaway! My … Read more

easy butter prawn curry

easy butter prawn curry A creamy tasting, richly spiced sauce with king prawns and sweet butternut squash EASY BUTTER PRAWN CURRY Disclosure: This recipe was sponsored by ilumoni. All words, images and opinions are my own. I am working with ilumoni this month, the free borrower wellbeing app, to bring you some delicious fakeaway recipes, created to … Read more

chicken, chorizo and bean stew - pieces of chicken and chorizo in a tomato sauce. The ragu is in a casserole dish with a spoon placed in the middle

chicken, chorizo and bean stew

Chicken, chorizo and bean stew An Italian inspired ragu with pieces of succulent chicken and chorizo mixed with creamy butter and haricot beans in a smoky paprika, garlic and tomato sauce. Chicken, chorizo and bean stew recipe This chicken, chorizo and bean stew is one of my go-to easy, family-friendly dinner choices. It’s a very … Read more

Hoisin chicken and rice with tenderstem broccoli

Hoisin chicken and rice with tenderstem broccoli A one-pot, family favourite which is easy to make and full of flavour! Photo credit – Chris Terry HOISIN CHICKEN AND RICE WITH TENDERSTEM BROCCOLI This recipe is from my second cookbook, The Slimming Foodie in One, which is a collection of 100 one-dish recipes, all under 600 calories. … Read more

Sweet potato falafel

Sweet potato falafel A tasty way to enjoy sweet potato falafel without any added oil or flour making them a healthier alternative to the traditional deep fried versions Photo credit – Chris Terry Baked sweet potato falafel recipe These sweet potato falafel are both healthy and delicious. These make a great alternative to the traditional … Read more

Chicken, butternut squash and borlotti beans

Chicken, butternut squash and borlotti beans Adapted from the ‘Leon: Ingredients and Recipes’ cookbook, a hearty and tasty stew, perfect for autumn CHICKEN, BUTTERNUT SQUASH AND BORLOTTI BEANS This is one of my favourite meals to cook when we have company, it’s incredibly easy to make a vast quantity of it, it doesn’t involve a … Read more

‘Ferrero Rocher’

‘Ferrero Rocher’ Tasty little bites that are a guilt-free little moment of indulgence ‘FERRERO ROCHER’ 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. They are so simple to make, and they really do taste like Ferrero … Read more


Tiramisu Gorgeous, indulgent tasting pudding for a fraction of the syns of the real thing TIRAMASU 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 the creamy, chocolately topping is just so good! This version uses quark instead of … Read more

Chicken katsu curry

Chicken katsu curry This version is so similar to the real thing at Wagamama, but only 3 syns CHICKEN KATSU CURRY I used to work almost next to a Wagamama so it was an occasional lunchtime treat and I could never resist the chicken katsu curry. A little look on the Slimming World app tells … Read more

campfire stew

Campfire stew

campfire stew Slow cooked ham in a smoky tomato sauce with beans and vegetables, perfect for those colder days. Slow cooker campfire stew There is a reason that this slow cooker campfire stew is an absolute Slimming World classic. Because of the rich, smoky flavours and tender, fall-apart ham, it makes a great one-pot family … Read more