Big walk day 09 Mar 2021

Woke to a hot and humid day. I did my usual routine, until lunchtime I decided to go for a walk. The walk went almost around the periphery of my suburb, a distance of 9.9 km. The walk was progressing well, until a storm cell appeared. I decided it was time to head home. Once … Continue reading Big walk day 09 Mar 2021

Technology playing up 08 Mar 2021

Got up early and had breakfast. Fed the guinea pigs, washed dishes and clothes. At the time to take my daughter to school, she decided to go on her own. So I stayed home and took care of reports etc. from the previous day. The next thing I knew it was lunch time and having … Continue reading Technology playing up 08 Mar 2021

Bring Back Memories 04 Mar 2021

Woke and had breakfast. I decided to take a shower before taking my daughter to school and then continue on to go shopping. Well that was the plan. Seems I took longer than expected and my daughter left on her own. But it was showery again, so a trip to the shops was needed as … Continue reading Bring Back Memories 04 Mar 2021

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 247

Return to Eating Day 3 BP:  121/67 Pulse: 59 Weight: 92.1 Blood glucose: Pre-breakfast: 3.8 Post-breakfast: 4.2 Pre-lunch: 3.8 Post-lunch: 4.1 Pre-dinner: 3.8 Post-dinner: 4.9 Woke early after a bit of tossing and turning. Must be repercussions of the beetroot in the juice I had for dinner last night. Anyway it was time to get … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 247

A good year – 2018 – day 245

Return to Eating Day 1 BP:  118/66 Pulse: 57 Weight: 92.2 First day of returning to eat! 120 days left of the year!! Had a nice Sunkissed Breaky juice for breakfast, after a great night’s sleep.  Once I was up and awake, realised that I couldn’t take blood glucose levels until I had new test … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 245

A good year – 2018 – day 244

Juicing Day 30 BP:  129/77 Pulse: 60 Weight: 91.4 Blood Glucose: Pre-breakfast:  4.8 Post-Breakfast: 4.7 Pre-Lunch: 4.6 Post-Lunch: 3.9 Pre-Dinner: 4.2 Post-Dinner: 4.1 The last day of the juice fast!!! Final measurements included: Waist - 114 cm - a reduction of 9 cm Neck - 39 cm - a reduction of 3 cm My sleep … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 244

A good year – 2018 – day 242

Juicing Day 28 BP:  114/69 Pulse: 61 Weight: 94.9 Blood Glucose: Pre-breakfast:  4.1 Post-Breakfast: 4.1 Pre-Lunch: 3.9 Post-Lunch: 3.8 Pre-Dinner: 4.8 Post-Dinner: 5.9 4 weeks down juicing - 2 days to go. The end of the tunnel is in sight. A day at work, and I am feeling a little bit sad. My work colleague … Continue reading A good year – 2018 – day 242