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Love Peanut Butter But Not The Calories?

Peanut Butter

Well I know I do and one of the things that I’ve missed while I’m eating differently is a peanut butter and jam sandwich.  I used to love these when I was a kid and if we had peanut butter in the house (we’d give our Milly a spoonful each night in her dog toy to stop her barking) but...


3lbs To Go To A 5 Stone Loss

Muller Desserts

It’s been 3 months today since I started this new diet and way of eating and after weighing myself this morning, I found I only have 3lbs to go to a 5 stone loss.  My BMI has gone down by around 11 too!  So I’m totally on target right now to get down to 10 stone 4lbs by April 2016. This...

Day To Day, Food, Shopping

Yes Dear, We Love The Burgers

venison steak

OK, so yesterdays BBQ saw us eating Venison Burgers and to be honest, I didn’t actually know what to expect when I agreed to try one.  I thought it would probably taste too strong and put me off trying anything like that again however, I was pleasantly surprised. The burgers we tried were actually...

Day To Day, Food, Shopping, Weight Loss

BBQ Food and Sunshine!

low fat venison burgers

Well it’s beautifully sunny this weekend so it’s time to get the BBQ food out again but looking at the selection in the supermarkets I’m not going to buy their “speciality” BBQ food as the majority is laden with full fat dressings or high sugar syrups.  Beef burgers might...

Recipe, Weight Loss

Jackie’s Fat Free Tzatziki

creamy fat free

Over this bank holiday I’ve been doing a few different things with fat free yogurts and quark.  One of the things I made this weekend was a fat free tzatziki which we ate with our chicken and mushroom kebabs. I wanted to write it down as you might like to have a go yourself. Ingredients 500g...

General, Weight Loss

WOW! 2lb until 4 stone gone

Only seems like yesterday that I was writing that 3 stone gone and now I’ve only got 2lbs to go and a massive 4 stone will have disappeared. What’s surprised me on the “journey” so far is the fact that I’m enjoying it.  I’m enjoying trying to find new foods that fit...


Win a popcorn maker!

Popcorn is great for those on a healthy balanced diet and so, after buying myself something new for my kitchen so I can have hot popcorn every day – I’ve decided to give one lucky winner one too! Win a Heat and Eat Popcorn Maker Good Luck Jackie xx ...