Category Archives: Weight Programme

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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Week Eleven: some pictures

This is my final week of the 12 week countdown package (‘week one’ is the actual day I started) and my first at target. It’s been a funny week as I’ve been keeping my food diary as normal and also … Continue reading

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Well ???????

Weigh in tonight, and I decided to walk down to the hall as I hadn’t done much walking today. Apart from breakfast I hadn’t had anything to eat, and when I left home only three cups of tea in total. … 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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Steak Out

Before I settle down to checking my reader and challenges, I have to share with you a success story in the kitchen. Over thirty years ago, I used to make up a tomato and mushroom sauce to accompany steak, my … Continue reading

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Week Eight: the pictures

A couple of new pics for you this week: Left: mushroom, onion, tomato and cucumber omelette with beetroot Right: tomato and bean pasta with mixed veg. No syns for either and the cheese used as a topping was my 2nd … Continue reading

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Just half a pound………………

that’s all I needed and my second certificate would have been in the bag. However, I am VERY happy with a two and a half pound loss this week and those extra eight ounces can wait until next week! Note … Continue reading

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Week Seven: the pictures

The theme this week has been experiments! I’ve tried to add more variety, so it will be interesting to see if it’s worked for me or not, especially as I’ve cut down on my fruit intake. Left: prawn and beetroot … Continue reading

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Week Six: not so many pictures!

Well, I am half way through my 12 week course, and pleased so far with my progress. Meals this week have been more or less the same as before, though I’ve had a couple of different dishes: Top left: pork … Continue reading

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Week 5, the pictures

Something happened on Wednesday that I never thought possible…….. I overate on a diet! Yep, I felt bloated and full, definitely having had too much to eat, and yet I did not exceed my syns allowance. I had porridge for … Continue reading

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