Whilst considering my tomato sauce recipe, I concluded that there is absolutely a need for two. I often make a chunkier, fresh tomato sauce (recipe coming soon) for pasta, but sometimes you need something a little simpler and a little quicker. So, for circumstances where you need a smoother sauce in minimal time, this recipe fits the bill.(more…)
Tomatoes. Low FODMAP (easier on the digestion) and speed food on the Slimming World plan. What's not to like? I personally love tomatoes, even served simply sliced and sprinkled with salt. However, to switch things up a little, these tangy tomatoes are super tasty and make a wonderful accompaniment to many meals. In particular, they would work well with Hassleback Potatoes and Loaded Potato Skins.(more…)
Chinese has always been a thoroughly enjoyable takeaway for me. Interestingly, I never used to order rice unless somebody else wanted it. I was more of a noodles gal. But these days, especially since I discovered how rice and potatoes benefit my digestive woes, rice has risen through the ranks.(more…)
I love a good burger but I also love great taste. Many of the Slimming World Burger recipes I have tried seriously lack flavour and that just doesn’t cut the mustard. Not that I like mustard… So using a basic recipe as a starting point, I decided to develop things further...(more…)
This is a simple yet delicious recipe that can be easily adapted to suit your preferences in line with how much of your allowances you have used that day.
I just ‘like’ coffee. I know a lot of you love coffee and for some, it is an integral part of the day; the bazillions of Costas and Starbucks lining our streets attain to that! However, I just like it and, actually, I prefer instant coffee to anything else. Here is my Youtube video with all the details on Beanies.(more…)
So, some say that the first tentative step to becoming ‘old’ is buying your first slow cooker. They also say that you know for sure when you fall in love with it. If this is true, then I am old.(more…)