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Caramelised Pear and Chocolate Tart

Following a recent visit from my Sister-in_law who has got very expert green fingers and left me with a large pile of home grown pears I ha e been wondering what to make with them. I discovered a little technique today which will solve that conundrum - caramelised pears. Now before you break out into… Continue reading Caramelised Pear and Chocolate Tart

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Lo-Dough Cheese Scones

Following on from the success of my Lo-Dough Cream Tea blog post I just had to make a savoury version that would perfectly complement the fruit scones in the Cream Tea blog and be a perfect partner for serving Afternoon Tea the healthy way! There's nothing better than a freshly baked Cheese Scone warm and… Continue reading Lo-Dough Cheese Scones

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The Quest for the Perfect Body and Weight Loss Struggles

How many of us have jumped on the bandwagon of trying to pursue the perfect body? The moment you jump on board is the moment you put yourself under pressure. We all fall into that trap without thinking about the lifestyle changes beforehand. If you are like me, spotting the adverts for Herbalife, JuicePlus, Slimfast,… Continue reading The Quest for the Perfect Body and Weight Loss Struggles

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Lo- Dough Cream Tea

Now what can I say apart from I have been imagining this for a few days but wanted to save it for a time when I would really appreciate the yumminess! So after finishing work on a challenging Friday I knew today was the day my Cream Tea would be born...and disappear quite quickly too!… Continue reading Lo- Dough Cream Tea

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Lo-Dough Cinnamon Pancakes with Berry and Chia Coulis

Starting the week how you mean to go on. Indulgent, healthy and tasty, yet on plan. Perfect for a Monday morning with your working week just beginning. I wanted to make these look not just a feast for your tummy, but a feast for the eyes. I made these pancakes using the very versatile Lo-Dough… Continue reading Lo-Dough Cinnamon Pancakes with Berry and Chia Coulis

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Berry Jam Baked Egg Custards

I just had to make these in honour of The Jam Goddess who so very kindly sent me her products to review. I was delighted she reached out to me, she is a lovely shining light in the life of a slimmer! The Jam Goddess Fruit spreads are incredibly healthy and low calorie. They taste… Continue reading Berry Jam Baked Egg Custards

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Banana and Peanut Butter Bites

These delightful little bites are perfect for snacks or as a breakfast with some fruit. They are quite speedy to make and will be ready within 30mins from the start. They work out at apx 25 calories each but I won't work out the syn value for you - that's all dependent on the peanut… Continue reading Banana and Peanut Butter Bites