Tag Archives: 5:2 diet

Shakshuka Pizza: A 5:2 Diet day dinner

Shakshuka is a dish of eggs poached  in a spicy chili tomato sauce originally though to come from the middle east. Like any dish, there are countless variations. The term Shakshuka is used loosely here to describe a made up dish that resembles... Read More | Share it now!

Garlic Prawns in rich tomato sauce – less than 300 calories per serve

Garlic Prawns in rich tomato sauce – at around 300 calories this dish fits right in with my 5:2 low calorie day. The fresh chili adds gentle background heat, and at over 400 grams per serving, this dish is filling too.   There are plenty of... Read More | Share it now!

Monk Fish Thai Yellow Curry

We have recently returned from a holiday to Thailand which was spent with great friends. We had a few days in Bangkok, then off to Koh Phangan for a week and finished off with 4 days on Koh Samui. It didn’t matter if we ate at food stalls,... Read More | Share it now!

Lemony Quinoa and Sweet Potato Salad

On Thursday I went to La Rumbla restaurant in Arrowtown which specialises excellent Tapas food. The first dish we had on the night was Blue Cod with Quinoa Salad. I don’t know what was in that salad, but despite all of the other amazing dishes... Read More | Share it now!