Monthly Archives: February 2012

Strawberries, grapes, melon and orange: fruit salad

In advance of eating a breakfast of sausages this morning, I made a fruit salad in the hope that it would balance out the venison and red wine goodness. More on the sausages later… – One punnet of strawberries, sliced … Continue reading

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Bloomer, basil and almonds: pesto on toast

When we were on our shopping trip at Pillars of Hercules at the weekend some very tasty-looking pesto – Suma organic basil pesto with almonds. Not only did it look good, it also tasted fantastic! I took the tasty white bloomer we bought … Continue reading

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Slimming World chocolate mousse

This is another delicious recipe I found on the Slimming World website and couldn’t resist. I’ve been trying to find a Slimming World dessert recipe that tasted good – too much sweetener and/or gelatine doesn’t do it for me. This one is … Continue reading

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Slimming World pakoras

I’ve been wanting to try this recipe on the Slimming World website for ages! Why not serve them up with homemade pakora sauce? The pakora were really, really good. They had a good consistency, not unlike regular pakora. I added extra curry … Continue reading

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Eating out: cake at Pillars of Hercules

We love cake, and we love eating cake from Pillars of Hercules. So much so, in fact, that we bought four of them, iced them and they formed out wedding cake! Anyway, this weekend was the first weekend Hubby and … Continue reading

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Shopping for treats

Pillars of Hercules is a treat for more than one reason: eating delicious food in the cafe, and shopping for delicious food in their organic shop. It’s impossible not to be tempted by the treats on offer, and this weekend … Continue reading

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Ham and pineapple: Slimming World Syn FREE snack

The best Slimming World snacks are Syn FREE kind that include one third Super Free: ham and pineapple is a perfect example. I try to keep low fat ham and chopped fresh pineapple in the fridge at all times. It’s a … Continue reading

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