Budget recipes

Slimming World and the Royal College of Midwives, working together to help women sucessfully manage their weight before, during and after one of the most exciting events in their lives

Our 'cheap as chips' recipes show that eating healthily doesn’t mean breaking the bank or spending hours in the kitchen!

Below you’ll find a selection of budget meals that you’ll want to cook time and time again.

 

Egg, tomato and mushroom chip bake

The addition of juicy plum tomatoes and Portobello mushrooms turns this dish into posh 'egg and chips'.

*Syns:
Extra Easy
GreenFREE
OriginalFREE
    | 
*Serves: 4
    | 
*Time: Over 60 mins

Classic cheese and onion pie

Mashed potato mixed with finely diced vegetables, topped with grated Cheddar cheese then baked in the oven - it's a simple yet satisfying dish.

*Syns:
Extra Easy
Green4
Original4
    | 
*Serves: 4
    | 
*Time: Over 60 mins

Turkey burgers

Turkey is great value and nutritious, ideal for a money-saving meal that's super for students. These delicious burgers are ready in only half an hour - result!

*Syns:
Extra EasyFREE
Green8
OriginalFREE
    | 
*Serves: 4
    | 
*Time: Ready in 30-60 mins

Three colour carbonara

Pasta is a student's dream and this colourful carbonara will take you to slimline heaven.

*Syns:
Extra Easy14½
Green3
OriginalFREE
    | 
*Serves: 4
    | 
*Time: Less than 30 mins

Mushrooms and baked beans

Transform the humble jacket potato with this fab, filling topping.

*Syns:
Extra Easy8
GreenFREE
OriginalFREE
    | 
*Serves: 4
    | 
*Time: Less than 30 mins

Tuna marie-rose and cucumber

This failsafe sandwich filler would also make a great filling for a jacket potato.

*Syns:
Extra EasyFREE
Green
OriginalFREE
    | 
*Serves: 1
    | 
*Time: Less than 30mins

Bubble & squeak cakes

These savoury cakes make a perfect breakfast, brunch or supper and great for using up leftover veggies.

*Syns:
GreenFREE
OriginalFREE
    | 
*Serves: 4
    | 
*Time: Less than 30 mins