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Curried Rice and Potato Balls

These are for the time when you fancy carbs. When you want a tasty 'carby' accompaniment to a meal but don't want to go mad. It's far too easy to overload our plates full of carbs so these will help you to control that. They are also for those 'nibbly' times where you need something… Continue reading Curried Rice and Potato Balls

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Potato, Sweetcorn and Pepper Salad

I wanted to make a potato salad with a difference for this dish. I wanted a slightly less 'heavy' salad that was perfect for hot summer days. Something that contained more than just heavy carbs, had a little crunch and colour with added texture. Once this is made there is no need to add onions… Continue reading Potato, Sweetcorn and Pepper Salad

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Mushroom Tapenade

You know when you vaguely remember making a recipe and you loved it but can't remember the recipe of wherever you got it from? Well this is one of those!I love this when it's cold, just out of the fridge on crispbread, with breadsticks or as a stuffing for chicken breast. It can also be… Continue reading Mushroom Tapenade

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Lunchbox Lasagne

After the success on my last lunchbox recipe Quick and Easy Lunch Boxes I wanted to create something that was based on a classic dish yet full of incredible nutrients. A recipe that is filling, nutritious, low on carbs, syns or calories yet full on taste. My other stipulation was it must be quick and… Continue reading Lunchbox Lasagne

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Quick and Easy Lunch Boxes

I just had to do a quick blog post to show you how I made these delicious lunch boxes - they are so quick and easy and use simple products but the results are impressive! I decided to make a Caribbean themed box but you can adapt this to suit. I decided to use Taste… Continue reading Quick and Easy Lunch Boxes

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Red Wine Braised Beef Olives

I have always looked at recipes for Beef Olives and thought they looked good but fiddly. They really aren't that fiddly at all and there's something satisfying about creating a dish that looks complex and accomplished along with being very tasty! My mission was really to make these Beef Olives as low syn as possible.… Continue reading Red Wine Braised Beef Olives

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Very Low Calorie Blueberry and Chia Muffins

When I say Very Low Calorie Muffins, I mean Very Low Calorie Muffins! In fact these are only 35 calories each! It does vary slightly depending on your ingredients so it's best checking but it will only vary a few cals at the most. I first made some Strawberry Muffins which didn't last two minutes… Continue reading Very Low Calorie Blueberry and Chia Muffins