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My Relapse Post Weight Loss Surgery

My Response to “Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead”  by Joe Cross and with Phil.

This film prompted me to get in touch with the facts of my relapse and my willingness to intervene now before any more time goes by. 839 more words

Food Addiction

Reasonably Exclusive Recipe: Deep Fried Mars Bar Pizza!

Deep fried mars bars have been in the news a lot recently. A popular Scottish dish which has been, somewhat correctly, criticised for being a touch unhealthy. 283 more words


Moment by Moment, Pound by Pound......

After some pound-adding detours from my weight loss journey, I have finally gotten back on track. It feels good to be back to eating within limits again…no more aching belly from eating to excess, no more going to bed and praying that my after dinner binge doesn’t come back to haunt me during the night via choking acid-reflux or a hurried, stumbling trip to the bathroom holding down the vomit that is reaching up my throat. 822 more words

Radio silence

It’s been about 2 weeks since I last posted. I didn’t mean to wait that long to post but I was so close to my first mini milestone I was hoping to wait il until then…alas, I have to work the next 3 days so here I am for a quick update. 293 more words

Life Change


Dietland by Sarai Walker

Feminist commentary posing as chick-lit. Plot implodes, but provokes thought.

The Elephant in the Room (Hint: It’s Me)

In my first post, I mentioned that there’s another big project I’ve decided to take on. Full disclosure: this will be the millionth time I’ve tried. 619 more words


How did this happen

I come from a family of farmers. Why is that relevant? Well, we ate a lot. As a child, I helped my grandma prepare meals for the whole family while they were out in the field. 420 more words