Food

Recipes, meal planning and food related posts.

Meal Planning Monday

Last week was a bit of a disaster thanks to us all having a tummy bug. Since I recovered I’ve not really been in the cooking mood and have well and truly cheated on my diet. So it’s back on the wagon again this week and hopefully no more illness!…

Meal Planning Monday

It’s that time of week again and time for another week of meal plans. This week it’s another weight watchers friendly meal plan, but a tasty one none the less! Monday Turkey Shami Kebabs Tuesday Skinny Cajun Chicken Linguine Alfredo – I made this last week and we all absolutely loved…

Meal Planning Monday

Last week saw me lose another 3lb so it seems the meal planning an exercise is definitely working. This week I’m hoping it will pay off again, so here’s what we’ll be eating over the next seven days: Monday Weight Watchers ready meal (I weigh in tomorrow so I often…

Meal Planning Monday

Another week, another meal plan! This week they’re all coming from my new Weight Watchers cook books. I did swap a few meals last week actually and ended up cooking a delicious kofte curry and had a WW ready meal when I felt too ill to cook once night (damn…

Cakes & Cupcakes: A Review

A book for those with a serious love of cakes. This no nonsense cookbook does just what it says on the tin and launches straight into the recipes which at least means no unnecesary waffling from the authors I guess. In several sections including: Snacking cakes, which includes such delights…

Pizza on the Grill: A Review

Who’d have thought you could barbecue a pizza!?! It seems that it’s just what our American cousins have been doing for years and thankfully this books lets us all in on the secret! From delicious step by step recipes, gluten free dough recipes, drinks suggestions and even snack and salad…

Cheat’s Lasagne

I was looking for a Weight Watchers friendly recipe the other day thanks to being a little bit uninspired of late in terms of what to cook. And thankfully Lisa from ‘Life as we know it’ came to my rescue. She tweeted me the link to Cheat’s Lasagne and I’m…