Baking frenzy
Wednesday, August 31, 2011      2 comments

My friend leaves work after 48 years with the same company today, so I'm making chocolate brownies, lemon drizzle squares and damson crumble cake. I love baking and this is definately an excuse to do so without the risk of eating it all mys... Read more
Is extra activity exercise, or not?
Tuesday, August 30, 2011      3 comments

I've been decorating the bathroom and am unsure as to whether to count the additional movement as exercise. It's movement I wouldn't have done anyway and the extra time spent doing this is making it harder to get out for a walk and stuff. ... Read more
celebrations abound
Sunday, August 28, 2011      0 comments

This long bankholiday weekend is a weekend of celbrations for me: My birthday is next weekend, so I've had lunch with my parents and an evening with my best mate. One of my oldest friends had a birthday this weekend, so we've done Sunday ... Read more
spinach the wonderleaf
Wednesday, August 24, 2011      0 comments

I've spent the last 2 days eating a spinach and chard sald with just about everything. I'd forgotten how much I like it. And when it gets a bit old in the bag I can have it cooked. Particularly enjoyed a spinach, mozzerella and sapargus s... Read more
Pilates 1 2 1 and festival sucess
Monday, August 22, 2011      0 comments

Since I've been gone, I have engaged a weight loss coach, which helped me lose 1.5 stone. I then got made reducndant and started my own business. While I didn't lose any weight during this time, I didn't put any on, which is a huge acheivement... Read more
starting again!
Monday, July 27, 2009      1 comments

Went to aquarobics today and while I was there they were setting up a weightwatchers class which inspired me to get weighed - ouch! So here I am back again and going to do it right this time. I haev a good goal - a beach holiday in Austrai... Read more
Back on the wagon!
Monday, November 17, 2008      0 comments

Have been ill with a nasty infection - 2 horrid insect bites - and have been eating whatever I felt I needed to to get through the day, for the last 10 days which is likely to have set me back a bit. Back tracking today and although I have ... Read more
Cake a sucess
Sunday, October 26, 2008      0 comments

Well that went down well - he's eaten half of the cake and he's not out of bed yet!... Read more
Baking marathon - Christmas Cake and Coffee Cake
Sunday, October 26, 2008      0 comments

Last year I made one large christmas cake. Split it nto 4, iced the quarters, kept one and gave 3 away to my friends. We all had a nice manageable Christmas cake which lasted just the right wamount of time and didn't leave us with Christmas ca... Read more
Broken tape measure
Sunday, October 26, 2008      0 comments

Last night Guy decided to measure the cat! Who by the way is about 3 ft long from nose to tail. In the process he broke the tab off which prevents the tape from going back into the casing then pressed the button. Tape measure is now all insid... Read more