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  • pinkfoot
    Posted by pinkfoot on Oct 15
    It’s been a few weeks since I last updated my blog, work, life and installing a 40 foot mast at home for my amateur radio interests have all got in the way. I’m now finding my change of diet like a natural progression to me. It’s no longer a struggle to keep away from carbs - even though just...
  • Beating-My-Betes
    Posted by Beating-My-Betes on Oct 7
    Lot's of demolition and construction going on in my flat, this last week. We've not had proper access to the kitchen, and everything is covered in dust. Totally over this, already. Fortunately we're on the home stretch. Painting is being done, and have to switch bedrooms over the weekend. Should...
  • I was having a intellectual conversation with my 5 year old granddaughter, who is more tech savvy, even though she hasn't had much schooling and is struggling a little bit with the 3 Rs. Her mum told us that her behaviour was erratic and of course, in school, she is a sweet innocent girl. I...
  • Too much work being done in the flat (For which I needed to help prepare) to get started with juicing, last week. Started today, but given this entry is a day late, I might be able to reveal that the juicing might've been short-lived. FBG: [ATTACH] Weight: [ATTACH] Liquids consumed:...
  • McHelen
    Posted by McHelen on Oct 3
    So, I have had T2 tantrums, eaten more sugar that before diagnosis and have generally buried my head in the sand whilst my mind processed the impact a T2 would have on my life. It has certainly brought out the rebel in me. But who was I rebelling against? My own body, the world, every...
  • coby
    Posted by coby on Oct 3
    It is still too painful to go into detail about this loss in my life, in both of our lives. I sort of went into auto pilot again, having to start sorting my son's estate, just as I'd so recently done for mum. It was like walking through a fog every waking hour, and trying, often unsuccessfully...
  • coby
    Posted by coby on Oct 2
    My daughter and I arrived home from her 'party food' shop, and I put everything away while she returned to her room. She spends 99% of her time there, preferring the peaceful sanctuary of her own four walls, and even has her meals there. But tomorrow was her birthday and she would join me...
  • coby
    Posted by coby on Sep 30
    The exchange on mum's house took place on 17th January, 2019, and it truly felt as if someone had released this noose around my neck and that I could breathe freely once again, albeit with a shattered heart and a huge void in my life. I had been so wrapped up in dealing with the estate that it...
  • When i first joined up with this forum, i had in mind to improve my situation by Juicing. I didn't follow through with the plan, at that point. However, as time goes on it seems that I still have had issues keeping on my health plan, and I'm starting to feel certain symptoms (namely neuropathy...
  • coby
    Posted by coby on Sep 29
    The weeks and months following being 'dumped' by my fiance were depressingly empty and dismal. Because my brothers all lived a distance away it was left to me to sort out mum's estate and affairs, with just the occasional visit from my nearest brother, 18 miles away. I had absolutely no one to...
  • Lamont D
    Posted by Lamont D on Sep 29
    Before the vote on brexit, and the democratic vote on it, I think it was a post on this topic in the General forum, where because of my travels and how lean manufacturing process works. It was always on the cards that there would be huge problems with the assumption that the country needs to get...
  • Into the third week of trying intermittent fasting, some walking and a bit less carbs having dropped to under 30 a day. The first 2 weeks have seen me lose 7lb, and my fasting readings dropping to the fives most days, no real way to know but I am putting the weight loss down to the walking I am...
  • coby
    Posted by coby on Sep 24
    I7 months into my relationship my boyfriend proposed to me, and presented me with a lovely ring! I was over the moon. At last I was going to have someone by my side ... for support and comfort ... after all the years coping alone. We did not live together, because of the distance, and the fact...
  • coby
    Posted by coby on Sep 21
    Within a week of my diagnosis and having read all the paraphernalia presented to me by my health-care practise, I changed my diet. Hmmm ... well I cut out all the little chocolate bar snacks that accompanied almost every meal at least. After all, it was sugar that had done this to me right? I...
  • The first weeks blog can be found further down for anybody that’s interested, if nobody is interested I am finding it helpful, lol. 0700, I fish on a Sunday, leaving the house about 7am and returning at 6pm, so fitting in walks and a 16 hour intermittent fast on a Sunday isn’t on, I was 6.8 when...
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