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Recipe: Chilli Con Carne

I love chilli, but I am not overly keen on the firmer texture of kidney beans, so I swap them for refried beans in my syn free chilli con carne recipe.  Ingredients  1 white onion  1 red pepper  500 extra lean beef mince  2 tsp crushed garlic  1 tsp chilli powder  1 tsp smoked paprika  ½ tsp cayenne…… Continue reading Recipe: Chilli Con Carne


Blog posts · recipes · slimming world

Recipe: Ginger, Garlic and Soy roasted Salmon and Veg 

  This has become one of my favourite recipes over the last couple of years, because it’s quick, easy, and I know it’s full of foods which will help on my weight loss journey!   Ingredients  2 salmon fillets 1 red pepper 1 onion 1 courgette Mushrooms Tomatoes 4 tbs soy sauce 1sp ginger paste 2 tsp garlic  …… Continue reading Recipe: Ginger, Garlic and Soy roasted Salmon and Veg 

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Red Onion & Pepper Chutney (syn free)

I am always on the look out for accompaniments to go with my slimming world friendly meals, to stop them from being repetitive. So after experimenting with syn free ketchup’s and salsas, i decided to make a chutney, and it was one of my better decisions! Ingredients 1 finely diced red pepper 1 finely diced…… Continue reading Red Onion & Pepper Chutney (syn free)

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Halo top – worth the hype?

January 2018 saw a new product launch from the states, Halo top low calorie, high protein ice cream. Ranging from 280-240 calories for the tub, depending on flavour, combined with a half price special offer, made slimmer’s all over the country go mad looking for the tubs. 7 flavours were released in the UK: Chocolate…… Continue reading Halo top – worth the hype?

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GUEST POST: Kerry Lyons AKA @kezza_sw

I wanted to create an area on this blog where i could share the stories of some of the people who have inspired me, first up I asked the AMAZEBALLS Kerry Lyons (@kezza_sw, if she would be willing to be the first guest post on here. She was one of the first Swinstababes I followed…… Continue reading GUEST POST: Kerry Lyons AKA @kezza_sw