Overnight Oats

I have been toying with the idea of joining Slimming World since I am struggling to get back on track since Christmas. I was very fortunate to maintain my weight over Christmas through some miracle after enjoying the luxuries of roast beef with cauliflower cheese and all of the trimmings, chocolate log, cheese and biscuits and of course plenty of chocolate! *drool* Even thinking about it is making me want to eat it again!

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Seriously. Cauliflower Pizza!?

Every now and then I hope to feature blog posts relating to recipes and healthy eating in general. If I find a meal I like, I tend to rinse and repeat so it’s not that often I’ll try something completely new but I have seen recipes for Cauliflower pizza base flying around the Internet and I have to admit, I was intrigued.

I love pizza.  Pizza on the other hand doesn’t like me.  I’ll happily take my mum to Pizza Hut and devour part of a stuffed crust pizza with mozzarella cheese oozing out of the sides.  Pizza is unfortunately laden in fat and calories so not very useful if you’re on a healthy eating plan.  The Pizza Hut website is one of a few that does tell you the nutritional information of the food that it sells so it’s easy to calorie count and work off the excess in training either before you go or many hours later.  Did you know that 1 slice of large Stuffed Crust Hawaiian pizza contains 255 Calories and 10 grams of fat!?  I can easily sit and eat 3 and that’s restraining myself so before you know it you’ve wolfed down over 700 calories of pizza without including any starters, salads or drinks.

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