Dieting & Exercise

Follow me on my diet journey as I attempt to lose weight and get fit.

Slow cooker (diet friendly) rice pudding

My daughter loves rice pud and I was desperate for a recipe that I could eat too when I was following the Slimming World diet so I bunged a load of ingredients into my slow cooker and came up with a delicious and free (on EE and Green) recipe. Pudding…

Diet friendly white wine sauce

I’m digging out a few of my favourite Slimming World style recipes that I concocted in a bid to inspire me into cooking more healthy meals that don’t lack in taste. This recipe went down particularly well when I made it. I served it over chicken wrapped in bacon stuffed…

Bye Bye Bingo Wings

It’s about time I got off my rather large arse and did something about the weight that has been making me feel so crap about myself for years and in particularly in the last few months after the weight I lost following my sons birth started piling back on again. I…

Follow Friday

I started doing a follow friday post ages ago, where I featured a blog I’d either followed for ages or recently discovered and a bit about why I loved it. I thought it was about time I resurrected it and first to feature is www.slimmingeats.com. I discovered this blog through…

Fat

Do you look in the mirror and like what you see? Chances are there’s something you don’t like, whether it’s a double chin, bingo wings, or like me your “mum tum”. 6 months after having my son my stomach is huge. I would say still huge, but that isn’t true…

My Christmas Wishlist

When you have a baby on the way it’s hard to think about what you want for Christmas. It’s something I keep getting asked but everything is all about the baby’s imminent arrival or making sure my daughter has a wonderful Christmas despite a screaming newborn taking up a huge…

>Slimming World Beef Stroganoff

>The new Slimming World magazine came out the other day. (one of the only good things for subscribing to the online SW weigh ins rather than the class is I got a years worth of the mags included in the subscription) It’s packed full of the usual inspirational weight loss…