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Soup Sunday: Healthier corn & potato chowder

Last week I shared some of my tips for making healthier soups with you all with the aim of helping you adapt some of your existing soup recipes to make them a little healthier. For this weeks Soup Sunday, I thought it might be good to take an existing recipe and apply some of the […]

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Soup Sunday: Tips for healthier soups

We all know that I’m partial to a bowl of soup – just check out the ever-growing Soup Sunday archives if you need convincing. I love how quick, easy and cheap soup can be to make and a steaming hot bowl can be just the thing to keep the Winter chill at bay on a […]

Slow cooker chicken & vegetable noodle soup

Soup Sunday: Slow cooker chicken & vegetable noodle soup

Can you hear it? The chorus of sniffles and coughs and sneezes? We’re definitely in the midst of cold & flu season! What could be better than chicken noodle soup when you’re feeling under the weather? How about a slow cooker version that cooks itself so that you can relax in bed or on the […]

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Soup Sunday: Vegetable, risoni & bacon soup

My favourite way to get workday lunches sorted for the week ahead is to cook a big pot of soup over the weekend (usually on Sunday, hence ‘Soup Sunday’ being a regular post around here) and freeze the extra serves in individual containers. If you find yourself falling into the buying lunch out everyday trap, […]

Royal Gala Dinner Party

What?! You haven’t been getting my posts since April? Maybe you should check up on your RSS feed reader In all seriousness though, life has been hectic, what can I say? I just hope that you will all find it in your hearts to forgive me – It is my birthday after all! Well, it […]

Two ways with polenta

I’ve been going well with my weight loss goals at the moment. I’ve lost 1.4kg so far since Good Friday and I am not only feeling and looking great, but I have dramatically decreased my insulin needs and also improved my blood sugar levels, which would make it all worthwhile even if the weight wasn’t […]

Mediterranean Carrot Rolls & Salad (Cookbook Challenge #17)

I’m starting to think I should stop buying ‘healthy’ cookbooks, because all I do is criticise them! (although, in my defense I didn’t actually buy this one…) A couple of weeks ago I bagged out another so-called health conscious cookbook and I have even been known to throw a cookbook in the bin after it […]