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Gnocchi with bacon, pesto and green beans

Gnocchi with bacon, pesto and green beans A very tasty meal with quick to grab ingredients for a last minute weekday dinner 10 mins 10 mins 305 kcal 10 mins 10 mins 305 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY This meal is great for one of those nights when you pop into the supermarket desperately wanting a …

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Spaghetti puttanesca

Spaghetti puttanesca The easiest pasta sauce to make, super quick but it tastes AMAZING! 5 mins 20 mins 348 kcal 5 mins 20 mins 348 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY super-EASY SERVES 2 Difficulty Super-EASY Before I tried this meal, I would have said that I didn’t like anchovies, olives or capers… this converted me to all of those things! If …

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Healthy extras pizza

Healthy extras pizza Delicious, freshly baked syn-free (or very low syn) pizza using your Slimming World healthy extras! 15 mins 10 mins 330 kcal 15 mins 10 mins 330 kcal SERVES 1 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 1 Difficulty EASY Although this isn’t a recipe as such, it’s been one of the more popular posts on my Facebook page (click here) and Instagram (click here). …

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Authentic Italian style spaghetti bolognese

Authentic Italian style spaghetti bolognese A tasty version of bolognese- rich but fresh and simple 10 mins 50 mins 266 kcal 10 mins 50 mins 266 kcal SERVES 8 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 8 Difficulty EASY You may be able to tell from the number of bolognese recipes on this blog how much I love it! Often I make a really …

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Spicy courgetti bolognese

Spicy courgetti bolognese A tasty twist on traditional spaghetti bolognese 20 mins 40 mins 221 kcal 20 mins 40 mins 221 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY I quite often end up adding chilli into my spaghetti bolognese to liven it up a bit, and thought I would try one that’s meant to be spicy. When it …

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Easy chilli garlic meatballs

Easy chilli garlic meatballs A delicious and incredibly easy way to make meatballs in a gorgeous sauce! 10 mins 11 mins 351 kcal 10 mins 11 mins 351 kcal SERVES 2 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 2 Difficulty EASY There’s nothing more satisfying than a big plate of meatballs! I’ve always loved them ever since watching Lady and the Tramp share a …

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Pip’s favourite spaghetti bolognese recipe

Pip’s favourite spaghetti bolognese recipe A richly delicious bolognese recipe which is super quick to throw together and tastes amazing every time! 10 mins 3 hours 229 kcal 10 mins 3 hours 229 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY I have posted a lot of bolognese recipes since I started this blog- but I love experimenting to …

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Meatball pasta bake

Meatball pasta bake Rich chilli, garlic and tomato meatballs baked with penne, mozzarella and parmesan for a satisfyingly delicious pasta bake! 10 mins 50 mins 535 kcal 10 mins 50 mins 535 kcal SERVES 6 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 6 Difficulty EASY Meatballs make such a satisfying meal, and I love how this recipe is so simple, but still packed with …

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Oven-baked chicken cacciatore

Oven-baked chicken cacciatore A richly delicious, family-friendly one-pot recipe packed with healthy ingredients 15 mins 1 hour 221 kcal 15 mins 1 HOUR 221 kcal SERVES 4 DIFFICULTY EASY SERVES 4 Difficulty EASY Chicken cacciatore is a delicious Italian dish with a rich, rustic sauce. I oven-baked this, as I love it when chicken thighs are fall apart tender, and …