first_imgLosing weight at any time of the year can be difficult but the summer can bring a whole host of extra challenges with it. Kids off school, days out, picnics, bbqs, weddings and if you’re lucky, maybe even a holiday. Who’d blame you for thinking losing weight at this time of year is impossible? But it’s not!It’s summer time and the living isn’t just easy – it’s extra easy with Slimming World’s fabulous Food Optimising plan. Every week in our groups we help members negotiate their way through those tricky situations, not by sheer will-power, but by choice power – deciding to choose foods that will help them lose weight.Holiday coming up in a few weeks? Wishing you’d lost that pesky half stone? No problem!In 2 weeks by just following our plan 100% you could be jetting off on your holidays half a stone lighter. And when you come back we’ll be there to help you get back on track and knock any weight gains on the head!Here’s a simple recipe to tempt your taste buds, and if you visit our Facebook page at you’ll get a few more. You’ll also find a list of our local groups, where you’ll get even more ideas, support and inspiration. So what are you waiting for? Your new life start today…Scotch EggsIngredients4 large eggs, hard-boiled2 packs Slimming World Iceland pork sausages1-2 tsp curry powder2 tbsp dried parsley1 tsp mixed herbs2 beaten eggs50g wholemeal breadcrumbsMethodPut four eggs into a pan of cold water and bring to the boil. Boil for 5-6 minutes then plunge into cold water for another 4 minutes. Carefully peel and set aside.Skin the sausages, it’s less messy if the meat is still frozen. Mix together the sausage meat, curry powder and dried herbs into a food processor. Season and blend until fairly smooth. Transfer to a bowl and divide the mixture into four portions.Preheat the oven to 200°C/180°C Fan/Gas 6.Flatten a portion of the mixture in your right hand and, with your left hand, take an egg and wrap the mince around it until it’s fully encased. Repeat for the remaining three boiled eggs.Spread the breadcrumbs out on a wide plate. Beat the remaining eggs and dip each Scotch egg in the beaten egg, then roll in the breadcrumbs. Place on a baking sheet lined with baking parchment and lightly spray with low calorie cooking spray.Place the Scotch eggs in the oven and cook for 20 minutes or until lightly golden. Eat hot, or cool completely on kitchen paper then cover and chill until you’re ready to eat.TRYING TO DROP A FEW POUNDS? TRY THIS SLIMMING WORLD RECIPE was last modified: July 18th, 2016 by Elaine McCalligShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:lifestylescotch eggsSlimming Worldweight losslast_img