Year: 2008

July 25, 2008

I’ve managed to get away without having a blog or online journal for an awfully long time – particularly for someone who works in IT. Although that isn’t entirely true – a few years back, when I was visiting folks in America, I wrote my…

July 25, 2008

Previous visitors – at least, the observant ones – will have noticed that my old web page has been replaced by a blog. I decided to do this for a number of reasons. The old page had not been updated in a long time. I…

July 11, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog July 10, 2008 7:44 P.M. Weight: 345.6 lbs. Well, I am back; and although I haven’t been tracking these last few days, I seem to have dropped 3.5lbs. I haven’t tracked so far today, and it’s pizza for tea,…

July 3, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog July 3, 2008 1:09 P.M. Weight: 349.2 lbs. So it seems that my body likes the number 349.2 – I’ve been bouncing either side of it for the last week. To be fair, I have been fairly busy, socially,…

June 25, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 25, 2008 2:42 P.M. Weight: 349.2 lbs. …well almost. My perpetual spinach was coming up thick and fast, and I need to thin the plants out. Then I thought ‘why let these sprouts go to waste?’. So I…

June 25, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 25, 2008 2:38 P.M. Weight: 349.2 lbs. Sharp-eyed readers will note the zooming weight. Last night was a gaming night with some friends, which we held at a local pub that does thai food. I ordered some satay…

June 24, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 24, 2008 3:50 P.M. Weight: 347.6 lbs. As I’ve mentioned my gardening so much lately, I thought I would share some pictures of the garden. Those of you who have heard me go on about it will be…

June 8, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 8, 2008 12:52 P.M. Weight: 353.8 lbs. This weekend was the town’s agricultural fair, which, while not big, is normally worth going to. Yesterday it poured with rain, but today was beautiful, so I thought I’d go. I…

June 2, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 1, 2008 4:25 P.M. Weight: 354.6 lbs. Yesterday I found myself breaking my diet. I had a pizza for lunch, so I planned to have a light dinner. However, I was still hungry afterwards, so I went back…

May 28, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog May 27, 2008 5:16 P.M. Weight: 355.5 lbs. (or for non-technical folks, starting again). As I said earlier, while mum was staying here, she tended to do most of the cooking – especially during the week, when I am…

May 1, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog April 30, 2008 5:05 P.M. Weight: 357.5 lbs. I think some people enjoy gardening itself. They like the activity of digging and planting, they find it relaxing and rewarding in itself. I have a neighbor like that: when I…

April 28, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog April 28, 2008 10:54 A.M. Weight: 356.5 lbs. Another cause for celebration – I managed to get some gardening in yesterday, giving the lawn the first cut of the year (yes, I know it’s late!). I am not a…