Healthy food is attainable daily Whether you want a quick 5 minute meal or can spare 30 minutes or longer, with a little organisation it’s possible to make healthy meals everyday with minimal effort. Two of my most favourites are Cola Chicken And Beef Stifado Both can be made in 30 minutes, use basic ingredientsContinue reading “What’s cooking?”
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I Was Visited.
A few days ago, I was in terrible pain. I was scared and I was being rushed back into surgery. But I remember so vivid the colour and detail in features the dream I had after surgery. A golden person so bright they shone brighter than anything we can see, visited me. They did notContinue reading “I Was Visited.”
My husband has planned a surprise trip! Now I have to pack… Do I take fancy clothes, warm clothes or everything I own? He’s never done this before but said I needed a lift so part of my Christmas present is this. Proper giddy!
This journey is still a struggle. From knowing I’ll never be able to eat a full size meal to surgery problems and hair loss, there are pitfalls I wish I’d known prior to going through with it. The worst is actually the body dysmorphia. I still buy clothes too big and feel big myself andContinue reading “Love Yourself”
Nordic Light Candle Holder
What reminds you of your Mum? For me it’s this Nordic light candle holder, not because she is Swedish or Nordic although she certainly could be with her green eyes, blonde hair and height; no, because she bought this for me and she loves dragonflys. So every time it’s on, and I see the soContinue reading “Nordic Light Candle Holder”
Cute moment caught!
I don’t think anything else needs to be said.
Keep going You promised yourself You have people to annoy People to love Things to do Keep going.
Just sharing an Autumn walk
I took a beautiful walk today through some woodland, initially I didn’t even want to leave the house. I was in a mood, tired and a bit worn out. I am so pleased I took the opportunity and got some fresh air, I took my camera and the dogs and went looking for the littleContinue reading “Just sharing an Autumn walk”
Bariatric Surgery and meals
Wow nearly 4 months have passed and what a learning curve this has been so far. My new stomach no separates foods into oils so cheeses, crisps, fried foods is a definite no. Or a use sparingly. What is also a big no is the white meats from chicken and pork. Chicken legs and wingsContinue reading “Bariatric Surgery and meals”
Bariatric surgery ☑️
On the 10th June 2022, I traveled to Turkey to have a gastric bypass! I think my story and history will resonate with most, so let’s start right here with: Once upon a time, before pregnancy at 27, I was 12.5 stone and I thought I was fat. Looking back I see how self consciousContinue reading “Bariatric surgery ☑️”