Apple and Oat Protein Smoothie 158 cal | Very Easy |Serves 4 (small) I followed the Hairy Bikers recipe for the smoothie and added in my favourite protein powder. I did a little experiment to see if it would keep in the fridge as the recipe does say “serve at once”, however the worst thing … More Apple and Oat Protein Smoothie
Most Irish families have their own version of a beef stew and being Northern Irish people expect me to be able to cook a) a good Ulster fry and b) a heartwarming stew. Now I do enjoy branching out and trying new foods, (as you can see here) so it was never something that I did … More A Graceless Beef and Stout Stew
Not going to lie, everything I’ve made from this book has been a winner, granted this is only the second thing I have made but oh my goodness was it incredible. I quote a Jon “this is heaven, no I’m being serious, top notch.” It would make a great take away substitute or a dinner … More Wagamama Recipe: Katsu Curry
I was given the new Wagamama book for Christmas and I just couldn’t wait to try it out. The first recipe that I have decided to make from this book is the Yaki Soba (p.61) and I have a duty to be completely honest, it was heaven. As I am trying to be remotely healthy I … More Wagamama Recipe: Yaki Soba
So I’ve been enjoying a Thursday home baking session for a few weeks now, whilst the other half is out and decided it was time to kick it up a notch. I went looking for alternative, some may say “healthy” recipes, because I’m trying to lose weight and not end up the size of the … More Experimental Cookies
As opposed to last years lazy Easter roast, this year Jon and I decided to take our roast a step further. Be warned the photos may cause extreme hunger and mouth watering, I cannot be held responsible for any undue eating that may result as a side effect. Here is how we made our … More Sunday Easter Roast [Recipe]
It was the perfect way to celebrate St Patrick’s day! *Warning, I am a very amateur baker* If you are looking for the Syn value of this cake I’m guessing its a lot. This cake is rich, indulgent and very naughty. It’s a luxurious mouth watering cake that will feed your friends and family easily, … More Chocolate Guinness Cake
Do they rise or do they fall? A delightfully light and fluffy desert for only 3 syns! Estimated 30 minutes cooking time plus cooling | 3 syns on Extra Easy To find the full recipe please see the love desserts, love slimming world recipe book.
Easter, the holiday that allows us to indulge on interesting shaped chocolate and get our fix, I mean fill of Cadbury mini eggs. It’s a wonderful time of year, the grass is growing, the nights are lighter and the weather is beginning to change for the better. You just can’t help but remember the crafts … More Easter Baking with Jon
A luxurious chocolate tart that will vanquish those pesky chocolate cravings, only 5.5 syns per slice, I don’t mind if I do. Estimated 30 minutes cooking time plus cooling | 5.5 syns on Extra Easy to find the full recipe please see the best-loved extra easy recipes book.