8 ways to use mince other than bolognese

If you’re stuck in a spaghetti bolognese rut when it comes to mince, we can help – here are some YUMMY and healthy recipes from our 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge.

Not only are they delicious and nutritious, but the whole family will love them!

8 ways to use mince other than bolognese

1. Beef San Choy Bow – 390 cal

Beef San Choy Bow

This will become a family friendly recipe as well as one you love. It tastes as good as it looks and packs in some healthy fresh veggies too. Check out the recipe here. 

2. Mexican Sweet Potato Shepherds Pie – 485 calories

This meal is loaded with protein and Vitamin C. The Vitamin C boosts

Recipe is available in the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge recipe hub.

3. Beef  Stuffed Red Peppers – 407 calories

Peppers, like chilli contain capsaicin which is known to boost your metabolism. This is a delicious and easy to prepare meal that will suit your whole family.

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Recipe is available in the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge recipe hub.

4. Dad Friendly Beef Burgers – 317 calories

Beef Burgers

Everyone loves a tasty burger, and this one is so quick and easy to prepare that the kids can help. Customise the fillings depending on your tastes.

Recipe is available in the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge recipe hub.

5. Stove top Beef Lasagne – 280 calories

If you want to save time on making a family friendly lasagne, this stovetop method is perfect.

Get the recipe here 

6. Tasty Thai Chicken Meat Loaf – 349 calories


This exotically flavoured, tasty meatloaf recipe creates a great budget-friendly meal that is simple to make after a busy day. Can’t find chicken mince? Use turkey or pork mince instead.

Check out the recipe here.

7. Mini Meat Pies – 269 calories

mini meat pies

This is a super popular dish for a reason – it’s not only delicious but simple too. Serve with some homemade wedges and salad for a hearty dinner for the whole family.

Recipe is available in the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge recipe hub.

8. Slow Cooked Porcupine Meatballs – 225 calories

Slow cooked porcupine meatballs

The whole family will love these delicious slow cooked meatballs. And only you’ll know JUST how many veggies are packed into each bite!

Check out the recipe here.

Get more delicious recipes on the 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge!

Want access to thousands and thousands MORE healthy recipes just like these? Then be sure to check out our 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge.

Our 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge is a family-friendly, breastfeeding-safe program designed FOR MUMS to help them tackle their health and lose the baby weight. 

Every week you are given a different meal plan to follow and each month we add 100+ NEW recipes to our Challenge Recipe Hub. That way, you’ll never get bored and stay on weight loss track while digging into healthy, yummy recipes.

Learn more about our 28 Day Weight Loss Challenge HERE.


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