The following post contains bad language. I'm also hoping it makes you laugh rather than offends! Weigh day has arrived, please please please let me poo before it's time to face the scales. Me: How much have you lost this week?", Janet: "10lbs", Me: "Wow well done, i'm chuffed for you." Screams internally FUUUUUCK YOU! … Continue reading 20 thoughts of a Slimming Worlder.
Yesterday morning I found myself once again researching local Slimming World groups after a shocking encounter with the bathroom scales. Well not that shocking let's face it you can't eat pizza, cake and a Chinese takeaway and not expect to gain a few pounds. Even though I've been piling the food in 75 per cent … Continue reading Why I am ditching the group and giving Slimming World online a go.
Hello my name is Sarah and I am addicted to food.It has been ten minutes since my last bite of chocolate and believe me the irony of writing about food addiction whilst shovelling in a family size bar of chocolate hasn't gone unnoticed. I have a problem. I have discussed this topic before but feel … Continue reading Confessions of a food addict.
Since having Arlo and rejoining Slimming World. I have simply been stuck, dangling off the weight loss wagon, my legs running along the ground trying to clamber back on but just tripping over themselves.I have found every excuse going to make me feel better about failing to stick to plan. On my last journey I … Continue reading Enough is enough. Time to hop back on the weight loss wagon for good.
Pinch me is this real? Have I really lost over 5 stone? Throwback to a year ago and I was attending monthly appointments in preparation for weight loss surgery. Yes you read that right. I was contemplating a drastic measure in order to lose weight, I was desperate and seeking an answer. I applaud anyone … Continue reading Pinch me is this real? Have I really lost over 5 stone?
On my last post be prepared it's a long one, I briefly explained why I finally took the plunge and rejoined Slimming World after years of avoiding it. I knew I needed the support, but the additional support wasn't the only reason, in fact there were many factors which led to me walking into my first meeting. … Continue reading Slimming World Week 1: How did I find it and will it work for you?
Building your body you way, is a series of posts exploring weight loss success stories, looking at a range of people and what worked for them. The first instalment in the series is an article looking at what tools are out there to help, some professional suggestions and the facts around obesity and weight loss. Obesity … Continue reading Building your body your way.