Monthly Archives: January 2014

My Stone Smashing and Cholesterol Improving Diet

I have 2 great bits of news to share with you today: 1.  Tuesday is weigh day and I lost 2 more pounds which means I have lost one stone this year already.  In three weeks, I have lost 1 … Continue reading

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Oh Yes, She Glows

I was unable to get to the office today because I have a very poorly boy to look after so I unexpectedly worked from home.  I didn’t manage breakfast as we were at the Doctors and the Chemists and then … Continue reading

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Walking in Warwickshire

Saturday Remember this I bought in the week?  It looks similar to a pear but is actually a guava. It was not what I was expecting at all.  I thought they were pink inside but this one was yellow, hard … Continue reading

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Final Friday (for a while)

Lara leaves us tomorrow to return to University so we thought we would have a farewell dinner as we will not see her again until the Easter holidays :-(.  We were booked in to a lovely local restaurant for dinner … Continue reading

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Kohlrabi and Grapefruit Salad

I worked from home today which makes it so much easier to eat nourishing food to help along my diet.  I was very disappointed with my breakfast though.  Seduced by the lovely packaging and the fact it was organic, I … Continue reading

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Green Bean And Lentil Curry

Another good day’s eating, a walk at lunch time and a delicious dinner so I am very happy. As soon as I woke up this morning I put some chopped peppers, red onion and large tomatoes in the oven to … Continue reading

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Eating At The Table

Tuesdays are weigh days and I was delighted to see I had lost 5 pounds today.  That makes it 13 pounds this year so far.  Woo Hoo.  I was so pleased with that.  I am slightly concerned that it is … Continue reading

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A Walk Along The River

I am usually quite well organised for food on a Monday which makes losing weight so much easier.  The fridge has plenty of leftovers and I have the time on a Sunday to make up lunch for the next day. … Continue reading

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Happiness Revisited

I do enjoy Sunday mornings.  They always seem slower and easier than the rest of the week, unless of course one is nursing a hangover!  But since I am off the booze this month, I am not experiencing any of … Continue reading

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A Great Day Out In London

Once again I was awoken in the early hours by torrential rain and winds.  But, to my complete delight, at sunrise the sun did actually rise.  I was relieved as we had a day out planned in London that involved … Continue reading

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