Real Talk

Dear Skinny Me

This was taken at Riley’s birthday party – when all you ate was a handful of broccoli and 7 litres of water. Remember how you cringed when you saw this picture because you thought that you were overweight?

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Setting goals and sticking to ’em

At the moment, I have a lumo pink yoga mat gathering dust in a corner of my room, a Daily Yoga app payment on my Telkom bill and I can’t tell you when last I hit the mat. It’s not that I’ve lost interest in living better, I’ve just fallen short of forming habits. I know how that goes, I am a cold-turkey non-smoker because I formed new habits to kick the old, nasty one. So, why can’t I stick to the goals I set?
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Weight loss has nothing to do with the scale…

You might think that the picture shows my weight loss transformation, but it’s the total opposite – I’ve gained all the weight back.
This post isn’t to shame myself or get sympathy, rather, I feel compelled to warn new weight loss journeyers against the desperation of going about it the wrong way.

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Dear Diary

New Year, Same You

Are you still soaking in the aftermath of Christmas lunch leftovers and champers? Finally waking up from that week leading up to a new year where no one knows their name? Same, TBH. Continue reading “New Year, Same You”

Recipes

Chocolate and Date Balls

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in my house. Who am I kidding? It looks like Santa threw up in my house right now. I’m on a mission to eat clean but still eat tastily, so we’re making a lot of food at home – that includes treats. Riley and I tackled this easy peasy chocolate and date ball recipe that was a hit with the Kidd.

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