Brand New Year – 2020

2020 has started off with a lot of changes. New job, recovering from shocking decisions, and other changes. New job, you say? Yes I decided to throw in my old job for a new challenge and it has paid off. I left work and decided to start with a blank slate. That led to all … Continue reading Brand New Year – 2020

Been a while

Well, I am now back on my feet after an extraordinary time battling with depression, stress, life direction, and family issues. Last week I resigned from my job and today I visited my psychologist and ended up with a big thumbs up. I am feeling so well and brimming with confidence again, I did not … Continue reading Been a while

Year update

Yes I know it has been a while, but I have all sorts of things going on taking my mind away from the daily update.  I will endeavour to catch up over the next few weeks as I explore the reasons for "dropping the ball" and a lot is to be revealed!

A good year – 2018 – day 257

Woke really early for the bushwalk, a training walk at Girraween National Park, some 300km away, or 3 hours+ drive. Made a muesli and fruit with almond milk breakfast, and then packed the lunch. Got dressed into my bushwalking gear and went to put on my boots. They had blown out, sole coming off - … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 257

A good year – 2018 – day 253

Another work day. I didn't make a lunch this morning, so will get in early and purchase a juice for lunch. Left home and walked to Rothwell Station and this time took 35 minutes. Woo Hoo! Usual day at work and too busy for a lunchtime walk. Went home early and went shopping for more … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 253

A good year – 2018 – day 251

Return to Eating Day 8 BP:  123/80 Pulse: 54 Weight: 91.2 Blood glucose: Pre-breakfast:  4.8 Post-breakfast: 6.5 Pre-lunch: 4.7 Post-lunch: 5.2 Pre-dinner: 4.7 Post-dinner: 5.4 Meals: Breakfast: Raw porridge Lunch: Broccoli soup Dinner: Nut and ricotta patties with mushroom sauce, cauliflower salad and blanched broccoli Woke after a good nights sleep, and then proceeded to … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 251

A good year – 2018 – day 250

Return to Eating Day 7 BP:  121/73 Pulse: 68 Weight: 91.5 Blood glucose: Pre-breakfast: 4.1 Post-breakfast: 4.6 Pre-lunch: 4.2 Post-lunch: 5.6 Pre-dinner: 5.4 Post-dinner: 6.1 Meals: Breakfast: Mango smoothie and chia water Lunch: Quinoa Salad and Greek dressing Dinner: Raw coconut and Bok Choy Soup Up early this morning to get ready for a bushwalk. … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 250

A good year – 2018 – day 249

Return to Eating Day 6 BP:  135/78 Pulse: 65 Weight: 91.9 kg Blood glucose: Pre-breakfast: 4.4 Post-breakfast: 4.8 Pre-lunch: 4.3 Post-lunch: 5.6 Pre-dinner: 4.9 Post-dinner: 6.5 Meals: Breakfast: Raw porridge Lunch: Spinach and Walnut salad Dinner: Pumpkin soup Woke after a great night's sleep. This lifestyle change is great! Caught the usual bus and train … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 249

A good year – 2018 – day 248

Return to Eating Day 5 BP:  141/78 Pulse: 65 Weight: 92.1 Blood glucose: Pre-breakfast: 4.0 Post-breakfast: 4.8 Pre-lunch: 3.1 Post-lunch: 6.8 Pre-dinner: 4.3 Post-dinner: 5.5 Meals: Breakfast: Fruit salad - banana, kiwifruit, apple, pear, and orange. Lunch: Steamed vegetables and a light salad (spring onion, crushed walnut, lettuce, tomato, avocado, drizzled with olive oil and … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 248