Tag Archives: chocolate

Dieters: Chocolate alert, but read this

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
I was going to schedule this post for Sunday but thought better of it in respect of being forewarned is forearmed sotospeak. To my fellow dieters, Sunday July 7th is World Chocolate Day (source). With all…

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It’s a Sin

Originally posted on pensitivity101:
A devil, a temptress, a siren Calling to me, drawing me in: Your brothers and sisters an army Of delight invading my soul, Staring down from perches on high, Teasing in their torment of guilt and…

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Yorkie Bar, oh Yorkie Bar

The Yorkie beckoned From the shelf, You can’t have it, I told myself. Twelve plus syns For a standard bar Your daily allowance Won’t go far. Hubby reached forward And picked it up Looking as hopeful As a four month … Continue reading

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Do we love anyone enough………………

It’s Valentine’s Day, when the price of red roses rockets and Slush is in the air. On Monday, I saw a rather dishevelled young man digging around in his wallet for a ten pound note to pay for a nice … Continue reading

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Santa Delivery

Hubby has an INR test this morning, and we hope that things will begin to settle down. Everything has been all over the place these last few weeks so ‘the norm’ has been thrown out of the window. He was … Continue reading

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Don’t be caught by this Easter Bunny

Hubby and I have found the perfect ‘diet’ chocolate. We were in a shop yesterday looking for dog food amongst other things, and came out with some seedling trays for our beans and tomatoes, said dog food, some bin liners, … Continue reading

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Monday memory

Today we are having a liver and bacon casserole with mushrooms and tomatoes, together with baby boiled potatoes and savoy cabbage. Memories of that delicious first meal Hubby cooked for me all those years ago are forever foremost in my … Continue reading

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Chocs away

Oh boy, I’m on a roll now. Walking the dog up to the supermarket (how did those doughnuts get there?!), I found myself reciting a little chant from yesteryear about a chocolate bar. Maybe you remember it too: A finger … Continue reading

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Home again

A few days away is always a pleasure, but like most people, we are glad to be home. It seemed quite strange adapting to someone else’s routine, sleeping in a different bed and smelling a different fabric conditioner on the … Continue reading

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All aboard

For the first time since our arrival, we are ‘boat bound’. It hasn’t stopped raining since 10pm yesterday, luckily just after we’d settled down for the night having taken Maggie out for her final wee. These days I’m not worried … Continue reading

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