June 2013 Fat loss contest results

Congratulations to Helen Hall and Rich Aitken, the winners of the June fat loss contest. Both had great results over the 4 weeks and saw a good drop in both fat percentage and pounds. There were 40 entrants in total, so prize money was £400 to be split between the...

Lamb stuffed aubergines

Another recipes that is high in protein, fibre and fats, very tasty and filling.  Lets get to it!   Ingredients 2 large aubergine 1 onion (chopped) 4 garlic cloves (finely chopped) 1 large red pepper (chopped) 1½ tsp  cumin 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp smoked paprika...

Chicken with chickpeas

Chick peas are full of nutrients and fibre, they are also extremely low on the glycemic index, so won’t send your insulin levels sky high. Here is a quick easy meal that conforms to the “biggest loser” fat loss contest guide lines, its high protein,...

Turkey Stuffed Peppers – (High protein, low carb)

  Ingredients 3 Bell Peppers 1 Onion (finely chopped) 1 Tablespoon Garlic (finely chopped) Handful of Fresh Parsley (chopped) 1 Pound Turkey mince 1 Egg Directions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Slice off the tops of the peppers and discard them. Clean out seeds. Cut...

Losing weight – More than just eating right

Successful weight loss comes with a three pronged attack, getting regular exercise, eating the right foods and thirdly, lifestyle management. Lets look at each one more closely.   Exercise Studies have shown 5 hours of exercise per week gives best results with at...