Leo reminded me of me this morning. When we arrived at nursery he started playing on one of the ride on cars. He had fun playing 'reversing into Mummy' until I moved out of the way to let a little boy go past. I thought Leo had seen him but he just kept going and… Continue reading His Mother’s Son
I had a huge post planned. It went into great detail about my wonderful 10 days of with my two boys, the time I spent with my family and just the general indulgence of it all. I had a truly fabulous time, turning 30 was great. I did the half marathon just like I knew… Continue reading The things that happened in May
I gave up all obvious sugars on 27th March, here's how I've got on. It's been alright! Don't get me wrong; I've hated petty much every second of it, but I've been pleasantly surprised by my will power and determination to not give in to all the sugary treats around me. I've had one or… Continue reading Sugar Update – The End is Nigh
Just a quick one tonight as I'm tired and a little grouchy... Wow! Where did that three weeks go? So I've been off obvious sugars now for three weeks, it's been so difficult and I really am surprised I managed to get this far. I've done really well, and I am proud of myself. I've… Continue reading No Sugar Update: 3 Weeks In
I'm not sure exactly why, but I've been thinking about my grandparents a lot recently. One of the reasons could be that someone at work was selling some knitted goods their mother had created and was donating all the proceeds to a prostate cancer charity. I don't know the guy that well, but the way… Continue reading Grandparents
Grrr. I am not happy. I feel like crap, I think I've got some kind of stomach bug, my stomach feels like a washing machine. I'm trying not to puke. This is not how I envisaged week one of no sugar month. From a positive point of view, I've managed to make it to day… Continue reading Three Days Sugar Free (plus moaning)
Sugar stuff Moving on from last week, I've roped a few people at work into my no sugar for a month challenge, this should help me stay in check at work. Work is THE WORST place for sugar; there are always cookies and cakes available, and although they offer fruit I never seem to eat… Continue reading Sugar update and pre-thirties doom.