Autumn Pie

  1 tsp olive oil 1 large onion, chopped 2 large carrots cut into thin sticks 124g/4oz courgettes cut into thick sticks 400g/13oz tinned chopped tomatoes 300g/10oz lean minced beef, dry fried in a non-stick pan and drained of fat. … Read More

Doing the ‘Write’ Thing

If you’ve followed any other diet programs, you may have come across the exercise to create a ‘food diary’, it’s frequently used as an exercise at the beginning of starting a regime and it may seem a bit of a … Read More

Cabbage Slaw

Love coleslaw but hate the shop bought ones covered in oodles of sauce with heavens knows what in them?? Here is a great healthy tasty alternative 4 handfuls of shredded cabbage 1 handful thinly sliced radishes 3 Tbsp. olive oil … Read More

From Incompetence to Competence

I’ve said many times before that our mind likes doing things that are familiar, hence how we often do something as a habit – without thinking about it. Well, now I’m going to guide you through the process of how … Read More

Which Exercise Is Best?

For as many years as I can remember, the question I’m asked most about exercise is: ‘Which is the best exercise for weight loss?’ Technically the answer is cross country skiing, but in reality, the correct answer is: ‘The exercise … Read More

Chickpea Curry

Serves 4 Splash of vegetable oil 3 carrots, diced 3 celery stalks, diced 1 leek, roughly chopped 2 onions, roughly chopped 2 fresh chillies, finely chopped 50g (2 tbsp) curry powder 250ml (8fl oz) vegetable stock (reduce or add more, … Read More

How to Shrink Your Fat Cells

You are smart and you already know most of the key points I’m going to teach you about shrinking fat but it never hurts to be reminded! The foremost is this: get moving! If you want to burn fat, you … Read More

Lemon Chicken

Serves 4 4 chicken fillets, skinned and cut into strips 1 tsp sesame oil 1 dried red chilli or ¼ tsp chilli powder 1 tsp fresh ginger 1 red pepper, sliced 50g/2oz mushrooms, sliced 5 spring onions, chopped ½ tsp … Read More