Eat More Fat!

Eat More Fat! With advice from just about all of our governments, certainly in the west, & our medical communities, we have spent several decades now trying to reduce our fat intake. During that time, I think we may even have achieved that goal, but western populations continued to get fatter. Higher fat diets, though … Continue reading Eat More Fat!

I Love Yogurt … Who Knew!

I Love Yogurt ... Who Knew! I made my first batch of yogurt in my new Instant Pot® & it was so ridiculously good, I just can't believe it! Check out the pic of that spoon standing upright in it. It is firm, with a really smooth texture, and it tastes so creamy that it's … Continue reading I Love Yogurt … Who Knew!

Gifts for Dieters

Gifts for Dieters Many years ago, I took part in a diet contest. In fact I organised it. A group of folk got together to lose some weight, and we asked our family and friends to sponsor our losses with their hard-earned cash. The proceeds went towards a local hospital that was trying to finance … Continue reading Gifts for Dieters

Bubble ‘n’ Squeak

Bubble 'n' Squeak Bubble 'n' Squeak might be familiar to anyone with a connection to the British Isles. In our house, it is very much a part of our Christmas tradition. It is a pan-fried collection of Christmas dinner leftovers. And we very deliberately cook Christmas dinner to excess, with a view to eating bubble … Continue reading Bubble ‘n’ Squeak

Results … Month #4

Results ... Month #4 This is big. No ... it's huge.  And I'm now a little less huge after 4 months of this DIY hybrid diet! Only avid students of diet might understand how big this is but let me see if I can explain. This past month, the 4th month of my weight loss … Continue reading Results … Month #4