The mirror and the looking glass

So, like many Slimming World members up and down the country, at the start of the summer holidays I bought one of the new journals. It’s basically like the luxury, upgraded version of a food diary. Except that as well as helping you keep track of your food each day, you can also log your…

Kheema Mattar and the journey so far!

Kheema Mattar is a recipe I have been meaning to post for ages, but for some reason have never quite got around to it! However, today was our Slimming World group’s Woman of the Year competition and taster session, so I thought this would be the perfect opportunity to share it, both physically in group…

Pressing pause

Well hello there. Sorry I’ve not been around for a few days and that my recipes have been sadly lacking this week. The truth is that I am really struggling at the moment. Not just with Slimming World, but to be honest, just with life! Some of you know this and some of you don’t….

Pancakes, Rings, Awards & Things!

So I’m going to start backwards… Look what I just got! 😀 😀 😀 Official loss to date: 4st 1lb since 4th April 2015. It feels amazing! Except for one thing… my pants keep falling down Sorry, TMI I know, but it’s one of those things you don’t really think about! You buy new clothes…

Eggs and Frozen Veg

So at the end of November last year I started a new job… And I love it. But even when you love your job you still have ‘those days’ or sometimes even ‘those weeks’. This week was one of those weeks. I am utterly exhausted having been working lots of overtime and staring at a…

A brilliant week

OK so this isn’t so much of a rant as a boast. But sometimes it’s nice to share the happy, positive, chirpy stuff with you all too. This week has been awesome. The week started with a lovely family dinner at the in-laws on Sunday. I am so blessed to be part of not one,…