Nutrition

FITNESS FOOD: CHICKEN & VEGETABLE CASSEROLE

CHICKEN & VEGETABLE CASSEROLE

Prep/cooking time: 45-60minutes

- Diced Chicken
- Mushrooms
- Sweet Potatoes
- Broccoli
- Carrots
- Chicken Stock
- Courgettes
- Butternut Squash
- Onions

Healthy & nutritious. Lean protein, low in saturated fats and filling with all the vegetables.

Bonus too that there was enough left over for next day's lunch!!

High 5,

Matt

FITNESS FOOD: CHICKEN & VEGETABLE BAKE

CHICKEN & VEGETABLE BAKE

Prep & cooking time: 45-60 minutes

- Diced Chicken
- Carrots
- Sweet Potatoes
- Broccoli
- Mushrooms
- Leeks
- Tomatoes

Healthy, filling and nutritious evening meal. Lean protein from the Chicken and carbohydrates/energy from the variety of vegetables.

Lots of colour and delicious.

Kept the calories and saturated fat down by using skinless chicken and no cooking oil.

There was enough left over for the next day's dinner too - bonus!!

High 5,

Matt

FITNESS FOOD: HOMEMADE LOWER CALORIE/FAT CHICKEN PROVENÇAL

LOWER CALORIE/FAT CHICKEN PROVENÇAL

Approx 300 calories per 'portion'

Prep and cooking time: 45-60 minutes

- Diced Chicken
- Onions
- Garlic
- Tomatoes
- Herbs
- Red and Yellow Pepper
- Leek
- Courgettes
- Cold Water
- Puree

Filling, nutritious and healthy. Low in saturated fat and great protein source from the chicken.

Calories/fat reduced by removing red wine, excess cooking oil, cream and fat from the chicken.

FITNESS FOOD - Baked Parsnip and Sweet Potato 'Chips'

FITNESS FOOD - Baked Parsnip and Sweet Potato 'Chips'

Great alternative to high fat fried chips because they are baked.

Baked Parsnip and Sweet Potato's are naturally sweet, delicious, healthy and filling.

Filling and great energy source too.

High 5,

Matt

FITNESS FOOD: HOMEMADE CHICKEN VEGETABLE STIR-FRY

FITNESS FOOD: HOMEMADE CHICKEN VEGETABLE STIR-FRY

15-20 minutes prep
5-10 minutes cooking

- Carrots
- Courgettes
- Broccoli
- Celery
- Yellow Pepper
- Mushrooms
- Spring Onion
- Diced Chicken
- Green Bean
- Tarragon, Ginger, Soy Sauce

Use a mixture of vegetables you like/prefer for variety.

Delicious and nutritious. Lots of colour, low in fat, great energy source and protein. Quick to prepare & cook.

Great for Lunch or Tea.

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NUTRITIOUS HOMEMADE SMOOTHY

NUTRITIOUS HOMEMADE SMOOTHY

- 1/2 Apple
- 1/2 Pear
- 1 banana
- Handfuls of grapes, blueberries, raspberries
- Handful of Almonds
- 1-2 Tbs of natural Greek Yogurt
- Water

Blend until smooth.

Use whatever fruits you like/prefer. Mix it up for variety.

Delicious and tasty. Healthy and nutritious. Lots of colour, low in fat, great energy source and protein. Quick to prepare, make and consume.

Great for breakfast.

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High 5,

Matt

NUTRITIOUS VEGETABLE AND TUNA OMELETTE

VEGETABLE AND TUNA OMELETTE

- 2 eggs
- 1/2 can of Tuna
- 1/3 of carrot
- 1-2 mushrooms
- 1/4 of leek
- floret of Broccoli
- 1-2 plum tomatoes

Healthy and nutritious - good protein and energy. Tasty and filling.

Took 10-15 minutes to prepare and cook. Great for breakfast or lunch.

High 5,

Matt

NUTRITIOUS EASY CHICKEN BAKE

NUTRITIOUS EASY CHICKEN BAKE

Prep time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: 30minutes

Approx 400 calories per serving

Great nutritious and healthy recipe from 'The Hairy Dieters Eat For Life' book.

Contains courgettes, tomatoes, chicken, cheese, carrot, onion, sweet potatoes, peppers, leek.

Tastes great, lots of colour, is filling, low is saturated fat and high in protein.

High 5,

Matt

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