Category Archives: weight issues

It’s even harder now

This is the end of my second week at target, and I’m getting twitchy. Once again I haven’t had the extras I’m allowed to maintain my weight, but my scales are going in the wrong direction again. No new pictures … Continue reading

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New Reading Material

Although I had what I shall now refer to as ‘The Sock Gain’ (half a pound) this week, I am still within target and was presented with new literature ‘Slim for Life’ last night. This is definitely new territory for … Continue reading

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Feeling the heat and it went ‘phuttt’

It was hot and stuffy yesterday afternoon so the fan was brought in from the bedroom and placed in the lounge blowing towards the window as we chatted to MSM on the phone catching up on things and discussing my … Continue reading

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Week Nine: the pictures

Only a couple more weeks of my Countdown package and I am hoping to hit target (or beyond) either tonight or by the last one. We’ve had a few salad days this past week as it’s been so hot. Usually … Continue reading

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Funny, I’ve been here before

Out of curiosity, I got out my old SW book and compared my weight loss now to last time. In 2016, it took me two weeks to get my half stone certificate compared to three weeks this time. I got … Continue reading

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Week three: the pictures

Meals this week have been very much the same as the past two, so not much in the way of new pictures for you I’m afraid. We had a visitor on Wednesday, a friend of MSM who was in the … Continue reading

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Stressed about Desserts

Did you realise that stressed is desserts spelt backwards? I have never lied about having a sweet tooth, so trying to lose weight and satisfy it can be a pain in the butt. What I like about SW is that … Continue reading

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Tough Going

After Tuesday night’s pig out (can’t call it anything else if I’m honest), I have been religiously weighing and measuring everything more carefully, planning my syns and getting in plenty of fruit and veg. I haven’t exceeded my syns since … Continue reading

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Paving the way

I’ve been busy today making preparations for my next session with Slimming World. I have also put into operation Plan B for snacking. I went into a charity shop today and purchased a glass fruit bowl which is now sitting … Continue reading

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Checking In

The diabetes check in went pretty well. I was seen by the young lassie who saw me last year and who had been dealing with Hubby’s INR for a couple of weeks. My appointment was at 8.40 and we arrived … Continue reading

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