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 […]

microwave poached eggs

You may think I have gone mad, but you can’t go mad if you were already mad! Give it a go, you will love e forever.

Mexican style breakfast hash

I love a good brunch, especially if I have a little longer to sleep in before a lecture but my lecture starts at an odd time like 12 or 1 pm. This is a little different to your normal hash and definitely hits the spot if you are a little hungover. Remember my recipes are […]

uni essentials: baked beans

You must be thinking I am crazy making a post about baked beans. They are the ultimate student food! cheap, full of protein and good vitamins but sometimes normal beans are a little boring especially if its all you have to live off of! I am here to make those boring beans delicious and easy […]

Perfect boiled eggs (instant pot)

I don’t know what happens when you cook eggs in an electric pressure cooker (such as the instant pot) but it makes them ridiculously easy to peel! We have farm fresh eggs so there is no air between the shell and egg itself so when we usually boil our eggs and peel them we lose […]

Quiche Lorraine (with a crust!)

Whoever has done slimming world knows that the slimming world quiche sounds appealing until you actually realise it is just a baked frittata! For me a quiche needs a crust and inspired from a recipe I saw where a woman used spiralized courgette for a crust, I mixed mine with potato and carrot as well, so […]

Hollandaise (almost)

I am having this tomorrow over salmon, baby spinach and poached eggs on toast for breakfast as we have smoked salmon left over from Christmas. Obviously it’s not like a normal hollandaise that has a heck of a lot of butter. 1 egg yolk 100ml fat-free yoghurt 1 tsp mustard pinch salt and pepper 1 […]

Ultimate Creamy Carbonara

I made an on the spot low syn carbonara tonight (as long as you use the cheese and milk for your healthy extras as I haven’t worked out the syns but i should imagine its around 4 syns!) and it was the best carbonara i ever had, forget that crappy stuff from a jar or […]