Weight Loss Vs Fat Loss

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Salad Niçoise – Tomorrow’s recipe

 

It has been a fantastic official first week on our RESET plan. Not just that I lost some weight this week (over 1 kg) I also lost 2% of body fat that according to Elana Hirschowitz, the other healthy cookie: that is the most important thing, it’s the body fat (or mass-fat) that influences our body shape and our body composition, and that’s the real loss – so I’m delighted!

Now let me explain, when you talk about dieting, it’s safe to say that the majority of information out there focuses on weight loss. We all want to see the scale drop, the faster the better. For many of us, getting on the scale is difficult. But if you focus on body composition, the struggle can be a little bit more satisfactory.

Let’s say you step on the scale after dieting for a week and, hooray, the number has gone down by a kilo or more.

Here’s my question to you: What did you lose? Was it just water? Was it body fat? Was it muscle? Did you just have a rather large stool that morning and that’s why you weigh less? Can we rely on weight loss only? When all it can tell you is whether or not your weight has gone down or up and that can fluctuate from day to day (that’s the reason why we are not getting on the scale every day!).

RESET is aimed at improving body composition (e.g. more muscle with less fat) – A loss of 5% body fat to 10% body fat will show a real change in our body and health.

In order to achieve that, there are few rules we need to follow but today I will concentrate on one rule that I learnt and tried to master this week and it is that reducing the amount of carbohydrates in my diet is one of the best ways to lose weight that will lead to reduce my appetite and cause weight loss, without the need for calorie counting.

Studies also show that low-carb diets are particularly effective at reducing your belly fat, which is the most dangerous fat of all and highly associated with many diseases.

Therefore, we are allowing for a bit of carb but only 1 portion of low-GI carb per meal, one carb at a time and I should try and keep the carbs for breakfast and afternoon snack, keeping both lunch and dinner carb free.

However, one of the great benefits of low-carb diets is that they’re ridiculously simple. With the RESET plan we don’t count calories or track points, we teach you how to eat properly: when, what and how much.

The general rule is to just eat some protein, healthy fats and veggies at every meal. Throw in some nuts, seeds and dairy products for good measure, but don’t overdo the nuts as they contain lots of calories.

We also have two plates’ models:

  1. ¾ plate veg and ¼ protein – have more of that plate as often as you can
  2. ½ salad / veg, ¼ carb, ¼ protein

Example for a portion of low-GI carb to go on your ¼ of plate is: 75 gr sweet potatoes or 1/3 cup basmati rice. This plan restricts your intake of carbohydrates like sugars and starches (breads, pasta, etc.) and replaces them with protein and healthy fat.

It doesn’t get much simpler then that!

 

Carbs you can eat:

  • Plenty of vegetables.
  • 1-2 pieces of fruit per day.
  • 1 portion (a handful / 75gr) of starchy carbohydrates like Vivaldi potatoes, sweet potatoes and healthier grains like rice and oats.

 

Weight loss will slow down after the first week, but this time the fat will be coming from your fat stores.

 

My carb free dinner today was a delicious roasted chicken shawarma with green salad.

 

Shawarma style chicken  

INGREDIENTS

For the marinade:

  • lemon, zest and juice
  • 1/3cup olive oil
  • 6cloves garlic, peeled, smashed and minced              DSC_1816 (2)
  • 2teaspoons ground cumin
  • 2teaspoons sweet paprika
  • ½teaspoon turmeric
  • ½ tsp garlic powder
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp allspice
  • Red chilli flakes, to taste
  • Salt & freshly ground black pepper

For the chicken:

  • 1kg of mix chicken breast and boneless, skinless chicken thighs
  • 25gr chopped fresh parsley

Method

  1. Prepare a marinade for the chicken: Combine the lemon juice, 1/3 cup olive oil, garlic, cumin, paprika, turmeric, cinnamon, allspice, chilli flakes, salt and pepper in a large bowl, then whisk to combine.
  2. Cut the chicken breast and/or thighs into strips, add to the marinade and mix well to coat. Cover and store in refrigerator for at least 1 hour or overnight.
  3. When ready to cook, preheat oven to 180C.
  4. Place a foil on an oven tray and top with a baking paper. Remove the chicken from the marinade, and place on the tray, spreading evenly across it.
  5. Put the chicken in the oven and roast for about 30 to 40 minutes, until crisp.DSC_1819 (2)
  6. Remove from the oven and use a sharp knife to slice the meat into small, thin shawarma-like pieces.
  7. To make the chicken even crisper, set a large frying pan over high heat, then add the sliced chicken, and sauté for few minutes till the some of the chicken pieces  turn brown and crisp. Season with additional salt and pepper to taste, if desired.
  8. Sprinkle with parsley over the top and serve with Israeli salad and tahini sauce.

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Happy and healthy day

Karin

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Food should be a culinary orgasm

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Photo from Burnt

Have you watched the movie Burnt yet? I couldn’t take my eyes of the screen and had to watch it twice… yes twice in a row in case I missed something… it’s not a movie for the Oscars and unfortunately  it doesn’t focus much on the actual food itself but if you love Michelin restaurants, fast kitchens and conceited chefs – then you should  definitely watch it. It’s all about the love of food, pushing the boundaries and second chances (that we all deserve).

I always knew chefs are arrogant, they think they are the closest thing to god and I loved Chef Adam John’s quote of his mentor Jean Luc:

“It was God who created oysters and apples and you can’t improve recipes like that but this is our job to try” and damn right we must try and try hard!

I also agreed with Chef Adam that “we should be dealing with a culinary orgasm not just interesting food”.

The movie is full with incredible photography, the composition and views of London’s sky line, the Langham and Billingsgate markets just reminded me of how much I love living in this city. Although we don’t grow the best fruit and vegetables in the world, we do have some of the most talented chefs and outstanding top restaurants. burnt-2

The movie kept me on my toes and my heart beating fast, the hue of the ingredients like the tomatoes on the table and the courgette flowers resting in a straight line, Billingsgate market –  I could smell the freshness of the fish. The immaculate kitchen, the clanking sound of the pots and pans, the sharpness of the knives.  This clinical white restaurant – exactly how I always wanted mine to be, like a pharmacy …

The effort and the million attempts behind every dish, the sleepless nights, tossing and turning, planning the next course or recipe.

The hopes, dreams, desire, ambition and stress to be successful, to be the best that we can be.

The team work, techniques, attention to detail, the thrill and determination to get it perfectly right.

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Photo from Burnt

All the fuss and hoo-ha, it’s my culinary addiction – I love watching it on a movie but it only intensifies why I will not work in a professional kitchen or will own my own restaurant.  It definitely inspired me to go back to my (not so small) kitchen and cook from the best ingredients I can get and visit again some of the fantastic markets we have here in London (if I can only wake up early enough!)

“Cooking should be consistent in experience but not consistent in taste. I want people to sit at that table and be sick with longing”.

Chef Adam Johns

So with that in mind, I’m going to plan my next week’s meal plan for the RESET program.

See you all soon again and have a great week

Karin

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Miso & Tahini Veg, Green Chicken Curry & Book Club!

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Hi all,

I hope you had a productive day today, mine was just crazy busy with our builders, some appointments, cooking and of course writing and developing  recipes for you guys.

So I’m getting straight to business as my book club is waiting for me to arrive in 5 minutes and we have three fantastic books to discuss ( I know, I can’t keep up with myself either…)

Anyway, I had a gorgeous lunch today with both my  daughter and husband, which both happened to be at home today as one was sick and the other worked from home, to my delight!

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We had roasted vegetables with Miso and Tahini dressing. I used the veggies that I had in my fridge and you can do the same (actually I did send my husband to the green grocer for some aubergines, I knew it will come handy to have him at home today!). You can swap and add any vegetables you like e.g. cauliflower, beets, broccoli etc. but remember if you are on a strict diet for weight loss some of the vegetables are starch and you are only allowed a hand full a day (e.g sweet potato, butter nut, parsnip, carrots, beetroot ).

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I also made the dinner, I promised yesterday and am still licking my lips from the range of flavours it had : the lime  and chilies; coriander and ginger;  garlic and coconut milk , oh my, that was sooo good!! I made a Green Thai Chicken Curry and served it on a raw cauliflower rice that I prepared yesterday as you remember?

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So here are the recipes , please keep trying them, post some photos and let me know your thoughts.

Roasted vegetables with miso-tahini dressing

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Ingredients

  • ½ butternut, diced
  • 3 shallots, quartered
  • 1 red pepper, sliced
  • 1 small sweet potato, sliced
  • 1 aubergine, diced
  • 2 courgettes, sliced
  • 4 garlic cloves, sliced

DSC_1716 (2)For the dressing:

  • ½ cup tahini
  • 2 tbsp miso
  • ½ lime juice
  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 1 tbs tamari
  • 2 tsp toasted sesame oil
  • 1/3 cup water
  • 1 bunch of coriander, finely chopped
  • salt and black pepper to taste

Method

  • Pre heat oven to 200C.
  • Place all vegetables in a roasting pan with a baking sheet, spray with some oil spray and sprinkle with some black pepper.
  • Roast in the oven for 30-35 minutes, mixing once half way through roasting.
  • Once ready turn on the grill for 5 minutes to get some more colour.
  • Meanwhile make the dressing by mixing all the ingredients in a jar.
  • Roast some pine nuts, watch them closely so that they won’t burn.
  • Serve the roasted vegetables in a bowl topped with the dressing and pine nuts.

 

Green Thai Chicken Curry

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Ingredients:

  • 1TBS Coconut oil
  • 1 TBS Sesame oil
  • 500gr skinless Chicken breast
  • 125 gr Mangetout / sugar snap /green beans
  • 1 small tin Bamboo Shoots
  • 400ml Coconut Milk
  • 1 Lime, juice

 

DSC_1682 (2)For the curry paste:

  • 3 Green Chillies, de-seeded and chopped
  • 4 Spring Onions, chopped
  • 6 Garlic cloves, roughly crushed
  • 3 cm Ginger, roughly chopped
  • 2 stalks of lemon grass, roughly chopped
  • 30 gr coriander
  • 4-5 Kaffir lime leaves
  • 1 Lime, zest and juice
  • 2 TBS Tamari Sauce
  • 1 TBS Olive Oil
  • 1 tsp Coriander Seeds, crushed or coriander powder
  • 1 tsp Ground Cumin
  • 1 tsp coarsely ground Black Pepper

To Serve:

  • Cauliflower rice
  • Coriander leaves
  • 1 Red Chillie, de-seeded and finely chopped            DSC_1750 (2)

 

METHOD

  1. Cut the chicken into thin strips.
  2. Place all of the curry paste ingredients in a food processor and blitz to a paste. Use straight away or store in a jar in the fridge for up to 3 weeks or freeze.
  3. Place a large pan or wok over a high heat. Add the coconut and sesame oils and then carefully drop in the chicken. Add the green curry paste and stir-fry for about 5 minutes.
  4. Pour in the coconut milk and simmer for 20-25 minutes until thickened slightly.
  5. Add the mangetout or beans and bamboo shoots and stir well. Simmer for 3 minutes.
  6. Add the lime juice into the pan.
  7. Serve with cauliflower rice, topped with the chopped red chili and some coriander leaves.

 

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I’m running now to discuss some books with a glass of some green tea and fruits.

Karin

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Rising and Dining – A healthy diet should begin with a solid breakfast

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My dad phoned me this morning to tell me that recently he doesn’t feel so well and gets dizzy quiet often and would like to know what he needs to eat as he feels that he doesn’t eat well and neglects his health. My dad, lives in a different country to his three kids, it’s not easy as he is nearly 70, but I must say he is such an inspiration to me. He has been through so many ups and downs in his life but always keeps his head up and looks out for his kids’ best interests. So this was a perfect opportunity for me to help. First thing I asked was: What are you having for breakfast? And guess what he said??? “Nothing really!!” A coffee and sometimes an apple or a piece of white bread with cheese. As you can imagine I was petrified to hear that. As you have probably guessed, my dad is not alone. In the rush to get the kids to school or ourselves to work, plenty of us skip breakfast altogether.

Eating within two hours of waking can make a difference in the way you metabolize glucose, or blood sugar, all day. Your glucose level rises every time you eat, and your pancreas produces insulin to shuttle the glucose into your cells, where it’s used for energy. Research is finding that keeping glucose and insulin in the right balance has important effects on metabolism and health.

If you don’t bother with breakfast, though, the prolonged fasting might lead to a bigger than normal boost in hunger s, encouraging you to overeat at your next meal and leading to spikes and dips in glucose. Breakfast provides the body and brain with fuel after an overnight fast – that’s where its name originates, breaking the fast! Without breakfast you are effectively running on empty, like trying to start the car with no petrol!

Research involving adults and children has indicated that breakfast might enhance memory, attention, and the speed of processing information, reasoning, creativity, learning, and verbal abilities.

Breakfast can be good for your waistline too

Research shows those who eat breakfast are less likely to be overweight and more likely to be within their ideal weight range compared with breakfast skippers. If you skip breakfast, you’re more likely to reach for high sugar and fatty snacks mid-morning which probably won’t keep you full until lunch, despite a hefty calorie count. But of course that what you eat is important, if you’re trying to drop a few kilos, sitting down to a healthy, high-fibre breakfast could be the key to success. One reason may be that high-fibre foods fill you up on fewer calories. Fibre also slows the digestive process, which in turn wards off hunger spikes later.

You should aim to eat a solid breakfast topped with fruit, 1 tbsp of flaxseed, 1 tbsp of oat bran meal and include one of the following:

  • Low sugar granola with low-sugar yogurts (don’t head to the fat free yogurts as they are full of sugar to compensate for the luck of healthy fat).
  • Porridge, made of rolled oats or steal-cut and almonds milk.
  • 2 eggs any way you like with some fresh vegetables

With my dad’s health (all his tests and check-ups are perfect, thank goodness!) it is also have to do with the fact that he doesn’t eat often enough and doesn’t have healthy snacks in between main meals. He also hardly drinks water! But more about those subjects in the next few days.

And now back to me and my RESET plan.

So today at lunch time I really didn’t fancy Salad Niçoise, it was much too cold and I needed something warm and comforting so I made the Thai cauliflower rice, it was so yummy that I actually had it again for dinner, this time topped with the slow cook chicken breast. I have prepared the green Thai chicken but will have it tomorrow instead – I love having it all ready, waiting to be thrown together when needed!

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Serves 4

Ingredients

  • 1 big cauliflower
  • 1 tbsp toasted sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 shallots, finely chopped
  • 1 yellow pepper, diced
  • 1 red pepper, diced
  • 2 carrots, julienned or grated
  • 1 tsp fresh ginger, finely chopped
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 chilli, chopped
  • 2 cups coconut milk
  • 5 spring onions, chopped
  • 1 cup cashews, coarsely chopped
  • 1bunch of coriander, chopped
  • salt and black pepper to taste

Method

  • In a food processor or slicer, chop the cauliflower until it is as small as rice.  IMG_9694 (2)
  • In a large sauté pan, heat the coconut and sesame oils, add the shallots, peppers, carrots, ginger, garlic and chilli and sauté on medium high heat for about 10 minutes.IMG_9697 (3)
  • Add the cauliflower rice and coconut milk and cook until nearly all milk is absorbed. Remove from the heat.
  • Add the chopped coriander, spring onions and cashews and serve.

This should last about 4-5 days in the fridge.

Lots of love and health

Karin

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The best place to begin my personal pursuit of happiness is at the end of my fork

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Sorry guys, I didn’t manage to cook my meal plan today in order to take some pictures and place the recipes….sometimes life gets in the way and I’m so happy I was so organised and spiralized some courgettes yesterday and made the slow cooker chicken breast as dinner which was ready in 10 minutes tonight and I fed my family and some friends!

I was teaching a salad workshop today for a group of ladies in Golders Green, London (yes, I also teach cooking courses besides my catering business) where I taught how to create your own salad dressing and what healthy substitutes we have for carb, sugar and fat. We also made three gorgeous salads: green coconut quinoa, roasted broccoli power salad and of course the Thai inspired kale salad from yesterday’s meal plan.

One of the tricks I taught today was to cook the quinoa with coconut milk, we used half of it for our salad and the other half was for breakfast with some berries on top – scrumptious and filling.

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All these greens just make me want to sing, fantasising about being on remote, hot beaches wearing a bikini….that’s what healthy food makes me do. It makes me so happy and my brain is clear and I just want to tell the world all about it and I want you all to feel the same even without the need for a glass of wine.

Can your diet make you happier? Yes it can!

It has been proven that foods that are rich in nutrients like vitamins A, B12, D, and E, and folate, iodine, magnesium (everything with dark green colour), calcium (dairy and greens!), iron, fibre, and omega-3 fatty acids ( Salmon) are your Essential Elements of Happiness.

I’m not going to bore you with all this Scientifics but just want to give you the bottom line – the best place to begin your personal pursuit of happiness is at the end of your fork.

I’m still sticking to my diet plan, by eating a mixture of three tasty salads for lunch and a bowl of courgettes spaghetti (sauté with spinach, garlic, parsley and chilli) and topped with the slow cook chicken for dinner – a bowl off happiness so delicious, so comforting and warm, who needs the white stuff? I just wanted to get into my PJ’s, stick a good movie on and slurp my bowl of courgette spaghetti, but I had to write the blog, so bed will have to wait.

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I hope your day was as good and green as mine and I look forward to seeing you all again here tomorrow.

Lots of love and happy food

Karin

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First day of RESET

 

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Day one started with three grains porridge and berries. as part of me trying to change my eating habits and lose some weight I head back to my Pilates classes today, I haven’t been for sooo long that I actually forgot I have a membership (don’t mention the gym membership….). I haven’t been back to the gym yet but I’m so glad I managed to do my Pilates class, my body felt so cramped and shrunken by sitting next to my computer all day long, the Pilates opened my chest, elongated my legs and reminded me where my tummy was. That was awesome!!!

Exercise makes me hungry… I’m sure I’m not the only one? So thankfully, it was nearly lunch time and I was meeting Elana at my house for work and lunch!!! Hooray, Thai inspired kale salad was on the meal plan for today, I had the ingredients chopped and the dressing in a jar, all I had to do was add the avocado and mix. We added the shredded chicken as protein for the salad – deliciously easy. IMG_9645 (2)

And of course all ingredients are optional and you can swap them for whatever you like or have, swap kale to baby spinach, sugar snap with fine French beans etc.

Prepare all the ingredients and the dressing ahead of time and keep them in the fridge, mix just before you eat.

So here is how we made it:

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 Kale Salad 

Makes 4

 Ingredients

  • 4 cups baby kale or shredded kale (no stalks)   IMG_9646 (2)
  • 2 carrots, cut into matchsticks
  • ½ red pepper, julienne
  • ½ yellow pepper, julienne
  • 1 cup shelled edamame
  • 150gr mangetout, sliced diagonally
  • 150gr sugar snap, sliced diagonally
  • 50gr super sprouts
  • Tender stem broccoli, chargrilled
  • 4 spring onions, finely chopped
  • Small bunch coriander, roughly chopped
  • 1 avocado, diced

 

For the dressing:                                                   IMG_9663 (2)

  • 3 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 tbsp. toasted sesame oil
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 lemon grass stick, finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp. Tamari
  • 2 tbsp. rice vinegar
  • 1 tbsp. fresh ginger, grated
  • 2 limes, juiced

 

Method

  • In a jar, mix well all the dressing ingredients and keep in the fridge for later.
  • Cut all the vegetables into a matchsticks or juliennes, place in a bowl and toss together.
  • When ready to eat, add the avocado, drizzle with the dressing and serve.

 

For dinner, I just had a salmon glazed with miso glaze (ready-made glaze) in the oven, some of the salad left overs and courgettes pasta that I spiralized in the spiralizer yesterday, ready to add to any meal.

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I recommend you use at least one courgette per person, then toss it in a frying pan with a tiny bit of coconut oil, finely chopped garlic clove (1 per serving), coriander, chilli flakes, salt and pepper – delicious and nutritious dinner!

I’m using a new spiralizer at the moment so will review it after I made the pad Thai on Friday, when I can check how well it copes with sweet potatoes and butternut noodles.

Re: MISO, I will use it at least twice this week, once as a glaze and once as a dressing that can go both on roasted vegetables or any salad really. If you haven’t tried it, miso is a Japanese soybean and grain paste that has been fermented and then aged for up to three years. It is usually made with rice or barley. It’s a versatile savoury soup base similar to bouillon paste or cubes. Look for tubs of miso in the refrigerated section of Japanese food markets, health foods stores, or large supermarkets. Powdered miso is also available, as are powdered soup mixes made with miso and dashi. Boosting the intake of your fermented soybeans (like miso) can also help with insulin resistance, lower diabetes risk and lead to improvements in bone health.

I’m looking forward to tomorrow’s dinner, Laksa soup in on the menu!

Let me know how you are doing.

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The time has come!

So, this is it!

Today I went to do my shopping and start preparing my breakfast, chicken and vegetables for the week.IMG_9626 (2)

 

I started by making chicken breasts in the slow cooker, I will shred it when it’s done and use it during my week as my protein to add  to any salad and soup that is in the weekly plan. This is a really easy way of making chicken breast and it will absorb any flavour that you add to it. So add it tomorrow to our Thai inspired kale salad or to the Laksa soup. And when you don’t feel like making a recipe just sperilize some courgettes and top it with the shredded chicken.

Slow Cooker Chicken breast

INGREDIENTS                                                               IMG_9627 (2).JPG

  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • 1 big onion, sliced
  • 2 carrots, sliced
  • 8 garlic cloves,
  • Parsley
  • 3 French celery (with the leaves)
  • 4 cups chicken stock (MSG free)
  • 1 tbsp sweet paprika
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp freshly ground black pepper

METHOD

  • Prepare the chicken stock and add the paprika, salt and pepper and mix together.
  • Place the chicken breast, vegetables and herbs in the slow cooker and cover with the chicken stock.
  • Cover and cook on high for 4 hours.
  • Remove from slow cooker and shred.
  • Use to top soups and salads.

 

While the chicken was cooking I made breakfast, there are two options in the plan and you can choose to have just the one or the other or alternate between them like I do. The first option is breakfast muffins or baked eggs muffins and the other option is porridge, you can use my recipe or any recipe you like.

I made the 3 grains porridge and divided them into five bowls, ready to be topped up by 1 tbsp linseed and fresh berries or six nuts from the evening snack (if you have your porridge with the nuts then deduct it from the evening snack).

Then I made the baked eggs breakfast muffins, I froze them in portions of two so they are ready to go. This time I made them with only green vegs but you can use any veggies you like, like: mushrooms, red pepper, kale, tomatoes etc. if you are not on a strict diet you can also add some cheese to the mixture. I like my veg pretty small so I chopped them in a slicer / blender.

 

Mean, green and lean power muffins  

Makes 12 muffins                                                       IMG_9635 (2)

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 tbsp. coconut oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 green pepper, finely diced
  • 1 cup broccoli florets
  • 2 handful spinach
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 9 eggs
  • ½ cup asparagus , sliced
  • Small bunch of parsley, finely chopped
  • 3 spring onions, sliced

IMG_9631 (2)METHOD

  • Preheat oven to 170C
  • In a slicer or blender chop the onion, pepper, broccoli, spinach and garlic until small.
  • In a frying pan melt 1 tbsp. coconut oil add the chopped vegetables and sauté for 5 minutes until all tender. Then let cool down.
  • In a bowl whisk the eggs, add the chopped asparagus, chopped parsley and spring onion, add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Pour the cooked and cool green vegetables into the egg mixture and mix.
  • Spray a 12 muffin pan with low calories cooking spray or used paper cases in the pan.
  • Divide the mixture into the 12 muffins cases and bake for 15-20 minutes.
  • Let the muffins cool in the pan before removing so they want break down.

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Store them in the fridge for up to 3 days or freeze and defrost when needed.

And then I made the porridge

Three grains porridge:

Makes 5

INGREDIENTS                                                              IMG_9632 (2).JPG

  • ½ cup old fashion Oats
  • ¼ cup Quinoa, white or mix colour
  • ¼ cup Amaranth
  • 4 tbsp oat bran
  • ½ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 2 cups almond milk
  • 2 cups water
  • Pinch of salt

METHOD

  • Place all the ingredients in a pan and cook on low heat for 20 minutes, stirring often.
  • Portion the porridge and place in the fridge for up to 5 days.

 

That’s it for today, send us some photos of your meals and scales… and if you have any questions please leave them in the comments.

Have a healthy week

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