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97 - 100 Have really enjoyed this 100 DWL Am enjoying half term too!
Tuesday, February 13, 2018      5 comments

My dh had to go to work today even though the children are still off school. Of course my work continues but its really nice to have the other 3 to share it with this week! At weekend I sorted out 2 of my MiL's cupboards at her house and t... Read more
93 - 96 DWL Still determined!
Friday, February 09, 2018      5 comments

I didn't post these days yesterday as there is just SO MUCH! I am still on plan and on track. Still hoping I may be able to go to WI on Tuesday, however my dh is making pizza again tomorrow so maybe not! We shall see! I am pleased th... Read more
89 - 92 DWL Much more rationale now and happy!
Thursday, February 08, 2018      4 comments

Thanks friends for your support, I really lost it last week I was so wound up, sadly I overthink things are really thought my trip to London/Heathrow was going to end in disaster. Perhaps I watch too much news and TV, so many horrid stories ... Read more
Days 82 - 88 A challenging week! Roll on next week!
Thursday, February 01, 2018      10 comments

Sadly I am unhappy that I have let my worries overwhelm me this week about something happening at weekend and although I have managed to rationalise it some times most of the time I haven't and have emotionally have eaten! Things are still ... Read more
Day 77 - 81 100DWL Really Happier but its been a mixed week!
Friday, January 26, 2018      6 comments

Day 77, 100 days The Healing Power of Rituals LS suggests we may have Rituals which give us safety and comfort in out lives! I choose to get up with my dh at 6am and have a cuppa while I finish making his lunch. Then I try to sit down with... Read more
69 - 76 of 100DWL - Yes life is good overall! Even if I am snacking a little!
Sunday, January 21, 2018      2 comments

Day 69, 100 days No Cheating allowed I agree with the two posts already made today. I have chosen not to have sausage roll for lunch, my MiL only ate half. I chose to share 1/2 a small milky way with my dh rather than eat it all I ch... Read more
Days 61 - 68 and Update - crazy long email (don't read it all!)
Friday, January 12, 2018      7 comments

It seemed to take quite a lot of anguish getting things sorted for my MiL's arrival but by the time she arrived her room, which was the dining room last week looked great! So far its working out well. I was surprised when at her house sh... Read more
General update
Sunday, January 07, 2018      12 comments

My MiL is moving in here on Tuesday and I am going to be her carer (unofficially). She was very healthy and independent when she had her 90th birthday in September but in November had another slight stroke which affected her balance and confide... Read more
Day 58, 59 and 60 of 100DWL - life is very good!
Thursday, January 04, 2018      5 comments

Overall life is really good, I have had some challenging moments when I have been tempted with the leftover Christmas goodies. My dh has been supportive mostly but today I have been seriously tempted but realised that I was struggling and... Read more
Days 55, 56 and 57 DWL - Happy New Year!
Monday, January 01, 2018      3 comments

Overall I have had 3 good days, one day I weighed myself and it was less than I'd expected and although I had eaten very sensible the day before I kinda thought it didn't matter if I ate more yesterday! Today I also weighed myself again and ... Read more
Day 54, 100 days Eating to feel better
Friday, December 29, 2017      3 comments

Day 54, 100 days Eating to feel better Linda suggests we eat when we are tired, stressed or physically ill. I started the day with a Migraine I think or perhaps a bit of overindulgence yesterday so knew Food was nor my answer today!!... Read more
Days 49, 50, 51, 52, 53 of the 100 DWL
Thursday, December 28, 2017      2 comments

This week seems to have passed in a blur of Food but its Christmas!!!! Has to stop here. My MiL is 'happy' we think at the Retirement Home holiday! we call it! But my dh and I keep discussing what will happen after the 3 weeks and we had... Read more
Days 42 - 48 DWL - Think I am caught up - Presents wrapped! :-)
Saturday, December 23, 2017      3 comments

Life is really good overall; My MiL is having respite care in a Retirement Home for 3 weeks so we've been able to sleep through the night! Yeah! But my dh has a really bad cold so he hasn't slept very well for past two nights. At least we know... Read more
16/12/17 Days 37 - 41 (this is the third time I have tried to post this so ....)
Saturday, December 16, 2017      7 comments

It has been a crazy week but with food I have stayed pretty much on plan despite the anxieties I have felt and the tiredness as we have had 6 days where we have been to my MiL at 2am to take her to the toilet. ... Read more
11/10/17 Days 34, 35, 36
Monday, December 11, 2017      6 comments

Overall I have had a great day. Going out to check on my MiL worked better last night but it was -4 degrees at 1.45am! She was in good spirits this morning too and I helped her to finish her Christmas cards. ... Read more

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