Chick Pea and Mushroom Curry

Serves 4 2 tsp olive oil 250g/8oz button mushrooms, quartered 1 small onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 small piece fresh root ginger, peeled and chopped 425g/14oz tinned chick peas, drained 400g/13oz tinned tomatoes 1 tsp ground coriander 40g/1 … Read More

Fat in Your Diet Versus Fat on Your Body

Even still today, some diets and weight loss regimes promote eliminating almost all fat from the diet. As a trained nutritionist I have always had huge concerns about people restricting it too much and was always encouraging my clients to … Read More

Spicy Peas and Potatoes

​​​​​​​Serves 4 1 tsp Olive Oil 2 large onions, chopped 1 clove garlic, crushed 6 green cardamom pods 2 tbsp. cumin seeds 25g/1oz fresh root ginger, peeled and chopped 1 green chilli, seeded and chopped 1 bay leaf 1kg/2lb potatoes, … Read More

What Is Your Killer Weight Loss Question?

What is your killer weight loss question? That means what is the one question that if you answer truthfully, will give you the real reason why you have not yet lost the weight; or perhaps you have lost it in … Read More

Chicken and Pineapple

Serves 4 2 tsp olive oil 4 skinless chicken fillets 1 onion, chopped 1 tsp chopped fresh/ ½ tsp dried thyme 1 large clove garlic, crushed ½ tsp ground ginger ¼ tsp ground cinnamon Pinch of ground clove 425/14oz tinned … Read More

How to Stop Self-Sabotage

We have all heard the phrase the carrot or the stick, but which of these approaches motivates you more? How would you like to find the magic formula that helps you achieve everything you set your heart on? What exactly … Read More

Tomato Soup

Serves 4 – 6 1 tsp olive oil 1 medium onion, chopped 1 medium carrot, chopped 1 celery stick, chopped 425g/14oz tinned chopped tomatoes 900ml/1 ½ pint chicken or vegetable stock 1 medium potato, chopped 2 tsp tomato puree Pinch … Read More

If Only You Could See What You Are Doing…

When you put something in your mouth that you think tastes good, but you know is hurting you, how do you override that and still do it?   Losing weight and stopping smoking both require the ability to delete certain … Read More