Back in the game

So this evening I went back to group after a three week absence, to say I was dreading stepping on those scales was an understatement bit it had to ne done. I cant explain the amount of courage it took to go back this evening, Ive very much felt like a failure and that my…

Cinnamon Weetabix Biscuits

I had a bit of a cinnamin craving going on today and bexause I had not used my Hex B allowance today I decided to give making some weetabix biscuits a go. Cinnamon Weetabix biscuits Ingredients: 2 Weetabix (Hex B) 2 tbsp of sweeter (1 syn) 3 tsp of cinnamon 1 egg 90mls of semi…

Struggling

I will be honest with you here and say that this Mummy is really struggling with her Slimming world journey at the moment. I feel like I’ve come across this bloody great big brick wall, I know that I need to break it down in order to go on but no matter what I throw…

Normal service will resume tomorrow

Well what can I say.. I think the photo says a lot. The fact is its been one of those bloody days, you know the ones where you wake up in a really good mood, feeling positive and full of life and energy. You get up with all good intentions and then in one split…

Week 10 weigh in

All week Ive stuck to plan, Ive written down everything that has passed my lips. I was feeling really positive about going to group this evening and hopeful on a loss and then my husband reminded me that we had our youngest sons parents evening at his nursery this evening so I wouldnt be able…

Dont do it!

I have come to the realisation that I need to get rid of our bathroom scales, that I need them out of the house and as far away from me as possible. Having them there in the bathroom makes them just too tempting to step on everytime I go in there in an attempt to…

Nutella B-ready

OMG I have found a little piece of chocolate heaven and it comes in the form of a Nutella B-Ready bar. It has a crisp outer wafer shell and on the inside a layer of nutella and these tiny puffed wheat crispies. It tastes absolutely divine and they are only 5.5syns per bar. They are…

5% Minced beef

In our house I do a lot of cooking using minced beef. Lasagne, bolonaise, cottage pie etc and since returning to slimming world I have made sure that I have only been buying and using the 5% fat minced beef when cooking our meals. Tonight though I found myself cooking a 15% mince fir Mark, Mum…

Back to basics

Following on from last nights very disappointing gain its back to basics for this Mummy. My group consultant must have realised my disapppointment last night because she called me today to discuss the gain and how I was feeling. After going through my week she asked whether it was my time of the month aka…

Prawn Curry

So this evening I decided to have a go at making myself a nice prawn curry as I had some prawns in the fridge which needed using up. I decided to adapt the chicken korma recipe which I have been using what did I use and do? 200g cooked prawns 1/2 an onion chopped 2cm…

Week 9 weigh in

I will be honest and say that Im sulking, majorly sulking. Ive been good all week, Ive stuck to plan, been eating and incorporating lots of speed into my meals, Ive been eating my Hex A and B allowances, eating my syns, Ive not given in to my take out cravings, Ive been drinnikg water…

Hangry

Hangry – Anger fuelled by hunger; hunger causing a negative change in emotional state. I wonder how many others relate? As was pointed out to me when shopping in Asda this evening this is me, that it is spot on in every sense. When I am hungry I get seriously cranky. I get angry, I…