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5 Tips For A Healthy Halloween

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Halloween is almost here and it’s one of my favourite times of the year! It’s a time of creativity, togetherness and fun, and let’s not forget that it has long been a time to fill up on sugary sweets! However, with obesity at such a high level in the UK, it might be time to consider how you and your kids can have a healthy Halloween this year, or at least keep it more healthy! I’m not here to be the fun police, and obviously to a certain extent Halloween and sweets go hand in hand, but before you head to the supermarket to stock up on your share bags why not have a read of these five tips for a healthy Halloween!? Continue Reading…

Curry Week: ‘Fakeaway’ Family Curry with Iceland Foods

Iceland Curry Week - Iceland Curries - Curry - Iceland Foods

Don’t you just love a curry? I know I do which is why this week is awesome in my opinion! That’s because from the 9th – 16th October it is CURRY WEEK in the UK! Yes, you read that right. A whole week dedicated to the love and appreciation of curries, and to celebrate Iceland Foods have launched an exciting week long deal!  Continue Reading…

Why You Should Shop Online With Iceland Foods

I’m of the opinion that everyone shops a little differently. I for instance like to get the bulk of my shopping for the week in one hit and then supplement as the week goes by, but no matter how you shop there’s no ignoring the fact that online shopping is bigger and better than ever right now! More people are shopping for their groceries online than ever, according to research by Mintel, and Iceland Foods has answered the call for a fantastic online shopping experience better than any supermarket out there right now! Continue Reading…

Easy Peasy Slow Cooker Burrito Bowl

Easy Peasy - Slow Cooker Burrito Bowl - Instant Pot - Recipe - Slimming World - Syn Free

I’m a huge fan of all things Mexican, especially the food, and burritos have always been a firm favourite at my house. This Slow Cooker Burrito Bowl recipe is a healthier take on a classic, and is slow cooked in an Instant Pot, making it oh so simple! To keep this super healthy I’ve made it without cheese, but I’ve added that in as an optional extra in the ingredients if you want to add it yourself. Continue Reading…

Be Amazed By Iceland’s Christmas Range

Iceland's Christmas Range

Anyone who knows me knows that Christmas is my favourite time of year. I’m obsessed with present giving, family times and the food! With this in mind I was super excited when Iceland invited me to celebrate a little taste of Christmas early at their Christmas in July event and get a sneak peak at what they’ve got coming into store for the festive season this year. When it comes to being prepared and planning the best day possible it can never hurt to get all the info early, so here’s a sneak peak at what you can expect from Iceland’s Christmas range this year!  Continue Reading…

Sneak Peak: Iceland’s New Range

Iceland's New Range

Growing up I don’t think I was very aware of Iceland (the shop, not the country…my geography isn’t that bad!). From the little I knew it only sold frozen food, and not good frozen food at that! Well, now that I’m all grown up I’m not ashamed to admit that I couldn’t have been more wrong! Iceland has continued to surprise me at every turn, first with their range of Slimming World meals and then with everything else they offer. That’s why I was very excited to go and get a sneak peak at Iceland’s new range of food at a taster lunch.

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Gluten Free Raspberry & Coconut Glazed Doughnuts

Gluten Free Raspberry & Coconut Doughnuts
*this is a sponsored post but everything in it comes from my heart onto your plate!

Have you ever sat there, staring at a box of doughnuts, drooling slightly and wishing that you could just tuck in without having to feel guilty? Well, I certainly have which is why I’ve created these sensational Gluten Free Raspberry & Coconut Glazed Doughnuts which are not only low in fat, sugar and gluten free but are also just ONE syns each on Slimming World! Find the step by step instructions and recipe video for these below!  Continue Reading…

Hypnotherapy For Weight Loss – Part 1

hypnotherapy for weight loss

Why I’m Trying Hypnotherapy For Weight Loss

I’ve been doing Slimming World now for almost two years and during that time I’ve written about my highs and lows during this journey. The biggest high was almost losing 4 stone, but since then I am sad to say that despite my best efforts I have gained almost half of that weight back. This hasn’t been through my meals, after all you can see from this blog that my meals are Slimming World friendly, it has been through my inability to stop snacking on sweets and high syn foods in between meal times. That’s why I’ve decided to try hypnotherapy for weight loss, to help deal with the underlying issues behind my weight loss! Continue Reading…

Easy Peasy Sheet Pan Lamb Roast

Roast dinners are a British staple, they’re ingrained in us as much as tea and the queen and I personally love nothing more than sitting around with my family enjoying a delicious, home cooked roast! Sometimes though, it’s hard to get the whole family together and the big roast dinner isn’t a good option, which is where this seriously delicious Sheet Pan Lamb Roast comes in! Continue Reading…