An image to depict Slimming World friendly hotpot

Syn free, Slimming World friendly hotpot

I can feel the backlash coming, this could also be known as Scouse, Lobbies, potato hash amongst others depending on what part of the country you come from. It’s the whole barm / roll / cob debate all over again. It’s a barm for the record! In our house it’s hotpot, and without a single tweak to my grandma’s…

An image to depict Slimming World Friendly pork meatballs in a tomato sauce

Easy, syn free Slimming World friendly pork meatballs in a tomato ragu

I love meatballs, but the shameless price of 5% fat beef mince has left me susceptible to hives, anxiety attacks and sudden fits of rage. On the bright side 5% fat pork mince remains as faithful to my pocket as ever. Make it into meatballs and serve it with this easy as fudge ragu and you’ve got a cheap…

An image to depict a low syn, Slimming World friendly salt and pepper chips fake away recipe

Low syn, Slimming World friendly salt and pepper chips fake away recipe

OMG, I shit you not, these low syn salt and pepper chips were an incredible fake away. After successfully navigating my way to Slimmer of the Week, a lovely lady who attends my group had placed some Chinese 5 spice seasoning in the winners basket. It’s something I always forget to pick up for one reason or another, but…

An image to depict a fake away Slimming World friendly chicken kebab

Low syn, Slimming World friendly chicken kebab fake away recipe

Slimming World law dictates, if you want to go and treat yourself to a take away, you can. Just be honest, don’t try and cheat the system, count the syns and keep it in line with your weekly allowance and you’re all good. However, when you’re trying to maximise your weight-loss and save the pennies at the same time,…

An image depicting low syn Slimming World friendly turkey meatballs

Slimming World friendly turkey meatballs in a cheesy Philadelphia sauce

When you want a quick go-to meal as a Slimming World member they don’t come much easier than Slimming World friendly turkey meatballs! Recently, at least three times a week, I’m getting in around 7:30pm, and as a slimmer you know at this time you’ve entered the danger zone – red alert! It’s easy to slip into grabbing something convenient…

An image depicting a syn free, Slimming World friendly Chicken Rogan Josh  

Syn free, Slimming World friendly Chicken Rogan Josh

The best thing about Slimming World is not having to deprive yourself of the foods you love, it’s a brave man that tells me I can’t have a curry once a week! We love a good Rogan Josh in our house, and admittedly the take away down the road from us is absolutely incredible, however, it’s both bad for…

For an easy, Slimming World Friendly, syn free, speedy breakfast, you'll go a long way before finding anything as filling as a packed omelette to start your day with.

Syn free, Slimming World friendly, super speedy omelette

I’m very much a morning person, who wakes to the sheer volume of my belly rumbling daily. I’ve had my greatest success following Slimming World when I’ve started the day with a mega filling breakfast. For an easy, Slimming World Friendly, syn free, speedy breakfast, you’ll go a long way before finding anything as filling as a packed omelette…

How to make Cottage Pie

Super Tasty Traditional Cottage Pie

It has to be said, the only thing I like about going into the colder months is Christmas and the food I can cook, so after a pretty nippy and windy Manchester day I decided on Cottage Pie for dinner. I sent PK for the ingredients and it wasn’t without its usual drama after he forgot most of items…

I was getting a bit bored of breakfast and anyone who knows me will know this simply isn't on - I love my breakfast! I have been cutting out bread a lot lately and I'm finding I'm starting to crave it again - thank goodness for Omelette Tartine!

Super Healthy Omelette Tartine: Slimming World Friendly

I was getting a bit bored of breakfast and anyone who knows me will know this simply isn’t on – I love my breakfast! I have been cutting out bread a lot lately and I’m finding I’m starting to crave it again – thank goodness for Omelette Tartine! There really is something about this moderation thing I should probably…

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