Tag Archives: diet

The Professional Shepherd’s Pie

Hubby was watching a professional chef on Youtube this morning making a shepherd’s pie. He was so taken with it, he bookmarked the page so that I could watch it. Somehow he knew what my reaction would be, and apparently … Continue reading

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Saturday Swapit

It’s Saturday, the first of January and the start of a New Year. I bet top of the list of most people’s resolutions is to lose weight. Having battled with weight issues most of my adult life, finally finding something … Continue reading

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The Aftermath of Celebrations

I originally posted this in 2016 and have already reblogged it, but being aware that there was a SW group weigh in this morning, I expect this is ringing true for many. I got on the scales this morning and … Continue reading

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Nothing sinister

Hurrah! Hubby had his internal pictures taken and there is nothing sinister lurking where it shouldn’t. They called me in to collect him and discuss their findings, then he was allowed home. He has diverticulosis, which is exactly what the … Continue reading

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The D Word and then some

Most of my readers are aware of my continuous battle of the bulge and success or not in the weight loss department. I am a member of Slimming World and it is hoped that group classes will resume in September. … Continue reading

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Stats, Diets and Well Being

It has been a roller coaster week for us what with changing the car, field trips, and chasing our tails for want of a better expression. The blog has suffered as we’ve been busy and my inspiration has waned, which … Continue reading

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My syns will count me out

Pity the diet text in wasn’t today as I could have reported a loss of half a pound. Anyway, my sweet tooth has been calling me, and I have been fighting temptation. Hubby has kindly eaten nearly all of the … Continue reading

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Ah, I can see clearly now

Nothing to do with new specs or Johnny Nash/Jimmy Cliff in last week’s SLS challenge. The beauty of keeping a food diary is that you can check back on your eating habits to when things were going well when they … Continue reading

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Two Meat Free!

I wasn’t sure what to do for lunch today, but Hubby said he fancied something light with rice, so not having taken anything out of the freezer last night or having any salad stuff left, I opted for old reliable: … Continue reading

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Naughty Babies

Although I haven’t been to SW for over a month, I have been keeping a watchful eye on the scales and the direction of choice. In recent weeks, this has been against the grain, so for the past ten days … Continue reading

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