Meatball, Chorizo & Bacon Pasta Sauce

Who loves meaty pasta sauces? We do! ๐Ÿ™‚ I use wholewheat pasta when I cook pasta as it has more fibre and a lower GI which means that it doesn’t spike your blood sugar levels as much and you feel fuller for longer. I also find that I don’t get that bloated feeling that I…

Gluten Free Vegan Protein Waffles

We recently bought a waffle maker ๐Ÿ˜€ so as you can imagine, I was dying to try out some delicious recipes for healthy waffles! ๐Ÿ˜‰ This recipe is made using a pea protein mix I found in TK Maxx / Homesense but you can order it via Amazonย hereย ๐Ÿ™‚ It was delish! It worked perfectly for…

Apple, Cinnamon & Raisin Protein Porridge

This breakfast has a lovely Autumnal feel – fresh juicy apples, cinnamon spices and chewy raisins make it a really warming and healthy breakfast ๐Ÿ™‚ Ingredientsย  Per Person 1 cup oats 1-1.5 cups milk of your choice (I used semi-skimmed) 1-2 tsp cinnamon depending on how strong you want the flavour 1 tbsp organic whey…

Pesto, Bacon & Olive Spaghetti

Green pesto is one of those flavours that I crave for weeks after I’ve made something with it. It’s just got so much flavour and this pasta dish packs in even more flavour and is ready in 15 mins (or as long as it takes for your pasta to cook)! ๐Ÿ™‚ Ingredients –ย for 2 ppl…

Sausage & Butter Bean Casserole

Comfort food at it’s best ๐Ÿ™‚ A hearty and warming sausage casserole brimming with flavours and slow cooked to perfection ๐Ÿ˜€ Ingredients Serves 2 ppl 1 tbsp coconut oil / cooking oil of choice Handful chopped mushrooms 5-6 sausages (remove the skin) 1 pack casserole veg – I used one with carrot, swede, turnip, leek…

Chinese 5 Spice & Peanut Butter Chicken Stir Fryย 

I could eat peanut butter with anything and it’s perfect in a stir fry ๐Ÿ˜‹ This dish, (the joy of a stir fry), only takes only a few minutes to make but it’s delicious and you can make it without using packet stir fry mixes which are usually laden with sugar! Ingredientsย – serves 2 ppl…

Spinach, Feta & Turmeric Veggie Omelette

You can’t beat the colour you get when adding turmeric to your dishes โค it’s such a warm and inviting colour! This is a lovely warming omelette, perfect for those mornings when you just need a bit more than a rushed bowl of muesli ๐Ÿ™‚ Of course you can also enjoy thisย as a lighter lunch…

Avocado & Feta Sweet Potato Toast

All my favourite things in one dish ๐Ÿ˜€ Just be careful when cutting the sweet potato to make the toast slices, I nearly lost a digit ๐Ÿ˜‰ Ingredients – 1 person 1/2 sweet potato 1/2 avocado Handful feta Few cherry tomatoes 1 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil Salt & pepper to taste (I always use…

Delightful Sweet Potato, Lentil & Chickpea Tagine

Looking for a recipe for #meatlessmonday…? Look no further – I’ve got you covered ๐Ÿ˜€ This is a healthy meat free vegan dish that takes 10 minutes to prepare and then cooks in the oven in your tagine or casserole dish for 1-2 hours and it is DELICIOUS! Even meat lover hubby loved it! ๐Ÿ˜€…

Poached Eggs, Kale & Smashed Avo on Sourdough Crumpet

Crumpets remind me of my childhood ๐Ÿ™‚ We would always have them really crunchy on the bottom but still doughy on the top and absolutely dripping in butter *dribble* ๐Ÿ˜‰ I love crumpets and I am thrilled that Iceland have now got sourdough ones ๐Ÿ˜€ Could they get any more perfect? ๐Ÿ˜€ For this recipe…

Chinese 5 Spice & Sweet Chilli Chicken & Cashew Nut Stir Fry

A quick dish to prepare, this is a perfect mid-week recipe for all you busy peeps out there ๐Ÿ™‚ ย and it is DELICIOUS ๐Ÿ˜€ Ingredients (2 people) 2 x chicken breast 85g brown rice noodles 1 cup broccoli 1 cup peas 1 cup sweetcorn 1 cup spinach 1 cup mushrooms 1/2 cup cashew nuts 1…

Succulent Sweet & Spicy Lamb Tagine

I prepared this and cooked it on a weekend so that it could slow cook in the tagine for a few hours and it did not disappoint ๐Ÿ˜€ Hubby said this is one of his fave meals so it’s going to have to be a regular in our house ๐Ÿ™‚ If you love lamb and…