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YOURLifeChoices is proud to boast one of the most expansive and varied recipe collections on the world wide web. From hearty soups, summer salads, finger food for your next party or tips on how to perfect that Sunday roast, there are detailed recipes and instructions.

Single-Serve Cheesecake

Single-Serve Cheesecake

Why not spoil yourself and indulge in this decadent, single-serve cheesecake?

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Stuffed Avocado with Garlic Prawns

Stuffed Avocado with Garlic Prawns

This Stuffed Avocado with Garlic Prawns is a fresh, healthy and delicious recipe for one. ...

Fruit Mince Tarts

Fruit Mince Tarts

Don’t wait until December to indulge in these festive and delicious Fruit Mince Tarts.

Stuffed Eggplant

Stuffed Eggplant

For lovers of eggplant, this nutritious and tasty recipe will delight.

Mango Jelly

Mango Jelly

Jelly is an old family favourite which is fun to make and even more fun ...

Ham and Zucchini Slice

Ham and Zucchini Slice

This super simple baked Ham and Zucchini slice is a healthy and nutritious dinner.

Red Velvet Cake

Red Velvet Cake

An American classic, Red Velvet Cake is a wonderfully moist and decadent dessert.

Hazelnut Pancakes

Hazelnut Pancakes

If you want to indulge your sweet tooth than these Hazelnut Pancakes are the perfect ...

Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin Pie

This Pumpkin Pie will satisfy you and your loved ones’ sweet tooth without the guilt.

Cakes & Baking

Chocolate Trifle

A fabulous dessert for entertaining, this delicious Chocolate Trifle is always a hit!

Delicious dessert

Single-Serve Cheesecake

Why not spoil yourself and indulge in this decadent, single-serve cheesecake?

Cheesecake for one

Peanut Butter Cake

Why not try our super simple recipe for gooey Peanut Butter Cake? Serves one in five minutes.

Peanut butter goodness

Chicken

Spiced Chicken Pitas

Spicy Chicken Pitas are a delightful, healthy and tasty meal.

Easy to make

Chicken Risotto

Be inspired by this Italian favourite, it’s quick and easy and absolutely mouth-watering.

Chicken Risotto

Chicken Parmigiana

The classic Chicken Parma is easy to make and always a crowd pleaser!

Chicken Parma

Desserts

Chocolate Trifle

A fabulous dessert for entertaining, this delicious Chocolate Trifle is always a hit!

Delicious dessert

Five Minute Carrot Cake

Satisfy your sweet tooth with this straight-forward and speedy recipe for Carrot Cake.

Quick Carrot Cake

Banana Bread Pudding

A sweet, layered Banana Bread Pudding is the perfect way to finish your meal.

Banana Pudding

Party Food

Apple and Walnut Cake

This easy all-in-one cake is perfect if you've got friends coming for coffee or afternoon tea.

Afternoon treat

Cheesecake Brownies

Melt-in-your-mouth brownies marbled with cheesecake are an easy and elegant dessert.

Melt in your mouth

Mexican Quesadillas

This colourful Mexican Quesadilla recipe will prove irresistible to anyone.

Mexican Quesadillas

Salads

Beetroot and Feta Salad

This delicious roasted Beetroot and Feta Salad is an ideal meal for spring.

Beetroot Salad

Steak and Potato Salad

This hearty steak and potato salad is a beautiful and colourful meal for dinner or lunch.

Hearty Salad

Winter Fruit Salad

Take advantage of this season’s fresh fruits and make a nourishing Winter Fruit Salad.

Winter fruits

Pastas

Basil Pesto Chicken

Delicious and easy to make, this Basil Pesto Chicken is an absolute winner.

Basil Pesto Chicken

Avocado and Almond Tagliatelle

What better dish to eat on a cold winter’s night then a tasty bowl of pasta?

Avocado Pasta

Pasta Bake

Easier than lasagne, this quick and delicious Pasta Bake dish won’t last long around the dinner table!

Pasta Bake

Healthy Recipes

Indian Quinoa with Chicken

Spice up your dinner with this healthy Indian Quinoa dish with chicken.

Spice it up

Low-fat Bacon and Cauliflower Soup

Tasty soups are a great option for lunch or dinner

Low fat, big taste

Carrot Muffins

A great alternative to carrot cake, this recipe is easy and quick and, most importantly, good for you!

A healthy option

Dinner

Turkey Stir-fry

A healthy twist on the traditional stir-fry, this tender turkey dish is full of flavour.

Stir-fry with a twist

Chicken Risotto

Be inspired by this Italian favourite, it’s quick and easy and absolutely mouth-watering.

Chicken Risotto

Sweet and Sour Pork

Originally from China, Sweet and Sour Pork is a tasty dinner choice.

Sweet and Sour Pork

Soups

Moroccan Carrot Soup

This simple Moroccan Carrot Soup is full of flavour and subtly spiced.

Spicy Moroccan soup

Parsnip and Honey Soup

A hint of honey adds a little sweetness to this deliciously thick Parsnip Soup.

Parsnip Soup

Low-fat Bacon and Cauliflower Soup

Tasty soups are a great option for lunch or dinner

Low fat, big taste

Vegetarian

Black Bean Burger

This recipe for Black Bean Burgers is budget-friendly, extremely tasty and also nutritious.

Black Bean Burgers

Mushroom Pilaf

Healthy and easy to make, this vegetarian dish is full of flavour.

Vegetarian Delight

Drinks

Zespri Kiwifruit SunGold Smoothie

The Zespri SunGold Smoothie is a great way to start your day or to enjoy as a pick-me-up!

Pick-me-up

Five best mocktails for Dry July

Going a month without alcohol for charity doesn’t mean you have to miss out on all the fun.

Make your own mocktail

Five Minute Smoothie

No time for breakfast? This delicious raspberry smoothie can be whipped up in just five minutes.

Quick smoothie

Breakfast

Moroccan Baked Eggs and Sausages

Treat yourself this weekend by creating your own delicious Moroccan brunch.

Beautiful flavours, minimum fuss

Breakfast for one

Eating for one? Have the whole works for breakfast any day of the week.

Baked eggs

Fish

Fish Cakes

These Fish Cakes are a light and fresh meal, best enjoyed with crusty bread and a green salad.

Fish Cakes

Fish Casserole

This healthy and fulfilling Fish Casserole is a great way to feed the entire family.

Fish Casserole

Grilled Fish Burger

This succulent Grilled Fish Burger with crisp lettuce and fresh tomato is a great guilt-free meal.

Guilt free burger

Slow Cooker

Irish Beef Stew

Slow cooked and rich in flavour - nothing beats a tasty Irish stew on a cool winter day. Serve with a glass of full bodied red wine and enjoy. Ingredients 1150g Shin beef trimmed and cut in 1 inch cubes (can be substituted ...

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Slow-cooked Chilli

This chilli recipe may take a while to make, but the taste will be difficult to beat

Slow-cooked chilli that’s worth the wait

Spicy Jambalaya

Whip up a spicy Jambalaya in your slow cooker.

Easy entertaining

Beef

Steak and Potato Salad

This hearty steak and potato salad is a beautiful and colourful meal for dinner or lunch.

Hearty Salad

Bangers and Mash

This classic British Bangers and Mash recipe is the perfect comfort food dish.

Bangers and Mash

Dumpling Goulash

This comforting and filling Dumpling Goulash is the perfect meal for a cold winter’s night.

Warm up

Seafood

Light Tuna Salad

What to do when the cupboard is bare, but garden salad is plentiful? Why not try this light and delicious smoked tuna salad for a healthy family meal?

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Low-fat Coconut Fish Curry

This Low-fat Fish Curry is delicious and, if you don’t like fish, you can substitute it with chicken or meat.

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Crab Cakes

These delicious crab cakes make a lovely light lunch or a delicious entrée.

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Lamb

Lamb Noodle Stir Fry

This Asian-inspired Lamb Noodle Stir Fry is one of our favourites to whip up!

A quick and tasty lamb dish

Easy Lamb Kebabs

These Easy Lamb Kebabs are low on calories and full of flavour.

Low calorie meal

Mediterranean Lamb Pizza with Basil Pesto

This quick and easy dinner is perfect for sharing, and since you can adjust the recipe to your own tastes it can be far healthier than a shop-bought pizza.

Bring out your inner chef

Pork

Sweet and Sour Pork

Originally from China, Sweet and Sour Pork is a tasty dinner choice.

Sweet and Sour Pork

Pork and Fennel Meatballs

Simple and irresistible, these Italian Pork and Fennel Meatballs are also mouth-wateringly good!

Italian Feast

Currywurst sauce

Recreate this German speciality

Make the sauce

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