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Week Fifty One – Memory Hole

Debbie got on the scales first at this week’s weigh in and had gained half a pound. As she had spent Saturday at my daughter’s hen party I thought half a pound was a fair result. I was feeling slightly … Continue reading

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Week Thirty Eight – Another Country

I have come to the conclusion that Norfolk, like the past, is a foreign country. They certainly do things differently there. This assertion is based on over thirty years of research which started when my brother moved there in the … Continue reading

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Week Thirty One – Moderation

Up until about ten years ago I used to smoke. Something I noticed that smokers rarely do is work out how much each cigarette costs. I never found myself thinking “this smoke is costing me 20p”. I just Googled how … Continue reading

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Week Thirty – Manners

When she was about fourteen my youngest daughter developed a kind of eating disorder. Unless she was eating she couldn’t bear to be in the same room as someone who was. Eventually, through a course of cognitive behavioural therapy, she … Continue reading

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Week Twenty Nine – Playing With My Food

In the early nineties I saw a chef on television make a dessert of chocolate spaghetti with chocolate orange sauce. I have long since forgotten who the chef was or what the programme was but I will never forget chocolate … Continue reading

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Week Nineteen – Fat is a [insert cause here] Issue

Last week I was reading a counter to the accusation that Lib Dems have a civil liberties fetish when I read the following on the word “fetish”: Make no mistake – and if you’ve spent any time in the fat … Continue reading

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Week Eighteen – Birthday Season

There was no weigh in this week as I was visiting my children for my birthday. Perhaps it is just as well as we went to an excellent Cantonese restaurant which probably didn’t help any weight loss. As it is … Continue reading

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