SP friendly baked beans

So, slimming World took beans off of the P list at the beginning of the year and sometimes you just want some kind of comforting baked beans. Not only do these homemade baked beans only take 10 -15 minutes to make, if you make a larger batch they will last in the fridge for up […]

Courgette, pea and feta salad

This courgette, pea and feta salad makes a great change to basic side salads but keeps the true flavours of the veggies as the star of the show.

boozy raspberry slushy

With how hot the weather had been I thought I would share some more cocktail recipes for barbecues and parties. 12 servings (1 syn each) 100ml vodka zest and juice of 1 lemon 250g fresh raspberries 2litres sugar-free lemonade Blend the raspberries and sieve into a large jug. Mix the lemon zest and juice together […]

Watermelon salad

I can’t really describe this salad, its sweet, refreshing, tangy and salty and great for barbeques or picnics. Serves 4-6 as a side 400g cubed watermelon, 2 tbsp finely chopped mint zest and juice of 1 lime 50g crumbled feta cheese (part HEA or 6 syns) Toss the watermelon and lime zest and juice together. […]

Mexican corn salad

I’ve had a lot of requests for side dishes to go along with summer BBQ’s and honestly, I am a sweetcorn lover and I think this side dish goes great with grilled meats! 1 large can sweet corn, drained, zest and juice half a lime, 1 small red onion finely diced, 1 roasted red pepper […]