20 Vegetarian Slimming World Recipes

vegetarian slimming world recipes

Slimming World is an incredible lifestyle plan and gives you the freedom and choice to cook almost anything, even if you have to make a few adjustments to your previous cooking methods. However, ever since I’ve been putting together recipes for those wonderful people following Slimming World I’ve always been asked for more Vegetarian recipes to cater for people who don’t eat, or have cut down on, meat. To that end, here are 20 of my favourite Vegetarian Slimming World Recipes to build into your meal plan, whether it’s for #MeatFreeMondays or every day!  Continue Reading…


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Easy Peasy Syn Free Fish and Chips

Healthy Fish and Chips - Syn Free - Slimming World - low carb - gluten free

Fish and Chips is a British staple and it’s the perfect comfort food year-round. There’s something about the soft flakey fish, crumbly batter and yummy sides that speaks to us as people, and it has long been a communal food enjoyed by families and friends together, both as a casual food and a treat meal! However, Fish and Chips is not the lowest in fat, or carbs when it comes to healthy eating, and although you can remove them batter to enjoy the steamed fish below without worrying too much, that’s no fun! That’s where this recipe for Easy Peasy Syn Free Fish and Chips comes in! It’s a healthy alternative to chip shop fish! Continue Reading…


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15 Tasty Slimming World Chicken Recipes

Chicken is one of the most commonly used ingredients in our kitchens, I use it at least three times a week but the more you eat something the easier it is to get bored. Adding variety to your week is essential to helping you stay on plan, especially when cooking with something as versatile as chicken. So here are fifteen Slimming World chicken recipes to build into your meal plans!  Continue Reading…


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Healthy Malaysian Laksa Soup with Grilled Prawns & Tenderstem®

Healthy - Malaysian Laska Soup - Prawn - Tenderstem Broccoli - Low Syn - Slimming World

If you’re in the mood for something a little different, exotic and totally delicious then this Healthy Malaysian Laksa Soup recipe is going to be right up your street! It’s the latest ‘Fakeaway‘ I’ve put together and it has everything I look for. It’s a spicy, complex flavour explosion and it’s low fat, full of tasty veggies and a great source of lean protein with those grilled prawns. Garnished with a few pieces of Tenderstem® broccoli for extra goodness, it’s an irresistible meal for anyone who likes a little spice and a lot of flavour!  Continue Reading…


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Slow Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup

Slow Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup

There is something so special about a really good soup, one that warms you to the core and sets your taste buds on fire with flavour. This, my lovely readers is one of those soups! I was thinking about soup, having recently been struck down with the mother of all colds post-Christmas, and it occurred to me that for a while now I have only ever focused on speed when coming up with soup recipes. It’s been all about how to make quick, simple and delicious recipes, but now it’s time to get a bit more creative with this Slow Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Soup, a recipe which I’ve put together to celebrate the flavours within it!  Continue Reading…


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Seven Day Slimming World Meal Plan

One of the most helpful things that you can ever do on Slimming World, or any healthy eating plan for that matter, is to plan your week in advance. To that end, here is my latest Seven Day Slimming World Meal Plan to get you back on track and give you inspiration! Before reading on, please note that this is a mix of syn free and low syn recipes and that you will need to build in your healthy extras and syns if they are not already included. You can do this with snacks or by adding things to the meals below as side dishes or desserts!  Continue Reading…


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How To Cook The Perfect Christmas Turkey with Iceland

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Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a total Iceland convert, trust me it comes up a lot in conversation, and this Christmas I fully plan to fill my table with lots of goodies from Iceland – specifically their Luxury Range! Given my ‘Iceland fan girl’ status, you can understand how excited I was to be invited up for a Christmas extravaganza at Iceland’s test kitchen where their food guru Neil Nugent showcased many of the wonderful things they have in store this festive season and gave us some very good tips on how to host the perfect Christmas…including some very useful turkey cooking tips with I’ll share below!  Continue Reading…


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Roasted Garlic & Rosemary Brussels Sprouts

Roasted - Garlic & Rosemary - Brussels Sprouts

It’s nearly Christmas and I’m so excited! This time of year is my favourite, for the food, the family gatherings, the gift giving and the amazing atmosphere everywhere you go! This year I’m particularly excited as we’re hosting Christmas for some of our extended family, which means we’ve got about 14 people for Christmas dinner. For some this might sound like a nightmare, but for me, it’s just more excuse to test recipes and cook the perfect Christmas dinner! These Roasted Garlic & Rosemary Brussels Sprouts are my latest recipe in preparation for the big day! 

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Healthy Gluten Free Gingerbread Doughnuts

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If you adore gingerbread men but want something a little healthier, then these Gluten Free Gingerbread Doughnuts are the perfect Christmas treat for you! Oven baked, they make a fantastic alternative to unhealthy fried doughnuts, and they’re packed with sensational Christmas flavours to keep you feeling festive. They’re even topped with a light cream cheese icing, helping to keep them low fat whilst remaining super tasty!  Continue Reading…


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Basement Bakehouse Christmas Gift Guide 2017

Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is right around the corner, and if like me, you’re still looking for the perfect gifts and stocking fillers this should help! Every year I put together a Christmas gift guide of some of my favourite things from around the web, some of which I’ve been sent to try out and some of which I haven’t! Take a look, get shopping and get Christmas sorted! Scroll down to find sections ‘For Him’, ‘For Her’, ‘For Foodies’ and ‘For Kids’ in this year’s Christmas Gift Guide.  Continue Reading…


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