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My Favourite Weekend Slimming World Breakfasts

Avocado Bowl For those relaxed Sunday mornings where I can take my time I love to make this avocado bowl, it is light and fresh, full of vegetables and is 3.5 syns per portion. Ingredients 2 bacon medallions Low-calorie cooking spray 200g of button mushrooms, halved or chopped 100g baby spinach 8 cherry tomatoes 2 eggs ½ avocado, sliced 1 tbsp chopped fresh chives 1 slice of wholemeal bread Method Spray a non-stick frying pan with low-calorie cooking spray and place over a medium-high heat. Add the mushrooms and stir-fry … More My Favourite Weekend Slimming World Breakfasts

International Women’s Day 2021

International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. Significant activity is witnessed worldwide as groups come together to celebrate women’s achievements or rally for women’s equality. – http://www.internationalwomensday.com International women’s day is marked to celebrate so many things; it stretches back to the early 1900s when the revolution of women’s votes began. Since then the day has been marked as a form of celebration and awareness. We celebrate the achievements … More International Women’s Day 2021

Is there Room on the Broom this World Book Day?

I know that for many of us this World Book Day will be different, some of us will still be in school teaching whilst others will be distance learning. However, World Book Day will still go on and it is something that can still be enjoyed and what better time to enjoy it! This year I have decided to bring some lockdown cheer by dressing up as the witch from Julia Donaldson’s Room on the Broom, I hope you like them, here are some of the best shots we got. … More Is there Room on the Broom this World Book Day?

Pancakes 3 Ways (A Slimming World Story)

Pancake day is a favourite in this household, and there was a sigh of disappointment from Jon when he thought he would need to have protein pancakes or banana pancakes this Pancake day. This got me thinking, how can I make pancake day more interesting and Slimming World friendly. I began making a list of what I found important in a pancake (I’m being serious, I literally sat on my sofa and thought about what I enjoyed most about a pancake, I may have been hungry at the time…) I decided … More Pancakes 3 Ways (A Slimming World Story)

My Favourite Slimming World Fakeaways

I’ve been on and off of Slimming World for about 5 years now and in that time, I have cooked some cracking meals. However, there is one thing that I have missed during my time on Slimming World and that is a good old-fashioned takeaway, or rather I think I have missed the feeling I get when I have a takeaway. What I love about a takeaway is that it has the ability to change a night, let me explain. Imagine you have had a very long week and have … More My Favourite Slimming World Fakeaways

Guest post: Lockdown photography and a vlog

Hello Graceless Living readers and a happy new year! May your 2021 be much more fulfilling and less turbulent than your 2020. With the new year came a new camera for me (a few weeks before to be precise). More specifically this is a Nikon Z7ii for those of a technological bent; hot off the mirrorless press. And I’m loving it! Naturally I’ve been out and about over the Christmas holidays doing my best to capture some nice photos. This has been easier said than done during the pandemic, and … More Guest post: Lockdown photography and a vlog