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by flyingpig
Mon Aug 03, 2020 10:22 pm
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My goal is to be able to "go for a run" and actually run all the time. 30 mins seems a sensible place to start! I was able to do that (or it could have been 20 minutes :? But all in one go rather than two 10 minutes blocks) in January Monday Or I could count it as a sick day... Bizarrely I seem to h...
by flyingpig
Sun Aug 02, 2020 11:40 am
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I mean it's still North(ish) of England hot- so not exceptional but I'm really not a natural runner so any excuse! Today I did 20 minutes of running. And a bit of extra walking (accidentally - I go on a straight line path but went too far away from the car park) so it was more like 20/35. It's start...
by flyingpig
Fri Jul 31, 2020 8:12 pm
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Friday Breakfast: bacon and egg sandwich, nectarine Lunch: tomato soup, bread and cheese Dinner: veggie sausages, cous cous salad Run: 17/30 mins. And it was hot! We (went with my mum the last few times) tried to go early but not early enough - we finished around 9am and it was already quite warm. ...
by flyingpig
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:28 pm
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Thursday
Breakfast: bacon and egg sandwich, nectarine
Lunch: courgette soup, bread and cheese
Dinner: lasagne, lettuce
by flyingpig
Wed Jul 29, 2020 11:00 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: cheerios with milk, a nectarine, strawberries, a banana Lunch: bread, cheese, carrot soup, an apple Dinner: courgette omelette, potato wedges, mange tout, tomato salad, grapes Went for a run. 16/30 minutes running. At this pace, I'll be running 30 mins in four weeks... Just in ...
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:04 pm
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Tuesday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, strawberries and a nectarine
Lunch: bread, cheese, carrot soup, an apple
Dinner: bacon and pea risotto, grapes

No run, but went for a bike ride
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:54 am
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Saturday
Sunday


Went for a run again on Sunday. 15/30 minutes running.

Monday

Oops... I made cookies on Sunday. I should have hidden them away somewhere - ate way too many yesterday (Monday).
by flyingpig
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:49 am
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Friday
Breakfast: boiled egg on toast, a banana
Lunch: chicken soup, bread, cheese, an apple
Dinner: various curries, rice, naan bread, grapes

And I went for a jog... Well.. I spent 14/30 minutes jogging, but that's almost half! Considering I haven't run since January that's not too bad.
by flyingpig
Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:50 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: scrambled egg on toast, a banana Lunch: courgette soup, cheese, bread Dinner: teriyaki prawns with broccoli and noodles, yoghurt Wasn't a big fan of dinner so only a small portion (and the yoghurt after), but did eat too much lunch. At least I didn't snack though - even though I...
by flyingpig
Thu Jul 23, 2020 7:19 am
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Wednesday
Breakfast: poached egg on toast, a banana
Lunch: falafel, salad, wrap
Dinner: a slice of pizza, cheese and crackers, cashew nuts and yoghurt
by flyingpig
Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:51 am
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Ah, I actually did reasonably well at home because I only bought a few snacks and then couldn't go out to get more. It was when I was back in school full time and chocolate kept appearing in the staffroom (often because I'd bought it in :oops:) and I was ravenous by break time and again by 3:30pm, t...
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 21, 2020 9:22 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: boiled egg on toast and a banana Lunch: chicken soup, bread rolls, cheese Dinner: pizza I definitely had too much lunch and dinner but its the first day I've not snacked since, well, the last time I posted probably. I'm not justifying it because it's pretty bad habits I've got in...
by flyingpig
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:09 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: pizza, carrot and an apple Dinner: pasta with roasted veg and mozzarella. I might have some grapes and strawberries later, virtually plated with dinner.. Slight stretching of the rules - I did have a tiny biscuit when I took them into the ...
by flyingpig
Tue Jun 23, 2020 5:18 am
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Monday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: pizza, carrot and an apple
Dinner: fish fingers, potatoes, peas and sweetcorn

Survived shopping without buying any unnecessary junk. Except for biscuits for the staffroom at work. Hopefully I'll leave them for other people...
by flyingpig
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:24 pm
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Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday

Friday

Going shopping after work is a terrible terrible idea..

Guess what I've planned for Monday? :lol:

(I'll probably go after dinner, should be safer!)
by flyingpig
Mon Jun 15, 2020 4:08 pm
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Monday ... So far Breakfast: fried egg sandwich, grapes and strawberries with yoghurt Lunch: tuna and sweetcorn pasta, cucumber, red pepper and an apple Dinner: tomato and mozzarella sandwich My dinner was too small and it's only 5pm. Hmm.. But I am also very tired so I might just fall asleep befor...
by flyingpig
Sun Jun 14, 2020 5:42 am
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Friday

It's Sunday, I can't remember what I ate on Friday any more :roll: :lol:
by flyingpig
Fri Jun 12, 2020 5:28 am
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Thursday Breakfast: banana and chocolate chip muffin, peanut butter and banana on toast, strawberries and grapes with yoghurt Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, grapes and an apple Dinner: pasta with cheese sauce and peas, mango Snack: banana and chocolate chip muffin, a slice of cheese and bacon br...
by flyingpig
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:33 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: cinnamon raisin bagel, strawberries and grapes with yoghurt Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, carrot and an apple Dinner: fish fingers, rosemary new potatoes, peas and sweetcorn, banana and raspberry oat milkshake Back on track. And made it till 8:30pm without falling asleep bu...
by flyingpig
Wed Jun 10, 2020 5:38 am
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I don't even do that much at the weekend normally! Sadly the grumpiness continued and yesterday was very very red.. Tuesday Biscuits, biscuits and more biscuits. Then I fell asleep at 6:30pm. Woke up at 1:30am, had a little awake hour and then slept again till now (6:30am). Hopefully all that sleep ...
by flyingpig
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:58 pm
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We have 195 teacher days and 190 of those pupils should be in (so 5 training days), so even our regular breaks don't quite make up for your very long summer one! Was a bit grumpy this weekend as it was rainy. Plus I think I was annoyed that I can go to work "like normal" but there wasn't really anyt...
by flyingpig
Sat Jun 06, 2020 5:44 am
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Oh wow, that is a long break! We have shorter but I guess maybe more regular breaks (3x 1 week, 2x 2 weeks and the six week one over a year). The holidays start earlier in Northern Ireland and Scotland than in England so I think they're not planning on going back till August / September. Friday Brea...
by flyingpig
Fri Jun 05, 2020 5:13 am
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We do! Six weeks from mid-July until the end of August. (school restarts very close 1st Sept usually) There has been talk of shortening/postponing the holidays but I'm not sure the teaching unions would let that happen. All the breaks since lockdown have happened when they should (2 weeks for Easter...
by flyingpig
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:38 pm
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I can walk... But since Tuesday I haven't. I should get my bike out and see if it works - cycling might be a better option. This week I'm just doing whatever it takes to get through the first week of the "new normal". Luckily the children have been absolutely lovely and working really hard (I would ...
by flyingpig
Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:17 am
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Wednesday
Breakfast: scrambled egg in a bread roll
Lunch: cheese sandwich, carrot, radishes, an apple
Dinner: leek and mushroom risotto, grapes
by flyingpig
Tue Jun 02, 2020 7:13 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: tuna sandwich, a carrot, radishes and an apple Dinner: vegetable stir fry with cashews, yoghurt with grapes and strawberries Tuesday Breakfast: oats with strawberries, banana and oat milk Lunch: tuna sandwich, red pepper, radishes and an ap...
by flyingpig
Sat May 30, 2020 10:38 pm
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Friday

Breakfast: oats with milk, strawberries and banana
Lunch: scrambled egg with spinach and onion on toast
Dinner: two fresh bread rolls(still warm from the oven), halloumi, red pepper and red onion
by flyingpig
Thu May 28, 2020 7:54 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: oats with milk, strawberries and a banana Lunch: veggie sausages and potato salad, mango Dinner: Thai salmon, rice and green beans Strawberries are just amazing. I wish I was growing some! I've got tomatoes, cauliflower, cucumber and courgette in the garden but they all seem to ...
by flyingpig
Wed May 27, 2020 9:51 pm
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Wednesday

Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, strawberries and yoghurt
Lunch: a fried egg on spinach and onions on toast, mango
Dinner: Thai rice, salmon and green beans
by flyingpig
Tue May 26, 2020 8:12 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, strawberries and raspberries with yoghurt Lunch: cheese sandwich, red pepper, radishes Dinner: veggie sausages, potato salad, peas Well, there was a twist in the orange tale : a blue/green/white extremely mouldy orange stuck to the corner of the...
by flyingpig
Tue May 26, 2020 7:02 am
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Monday Breakfast: oats with milk, strawberries and banana Lunch: cheese and tomato sandwich, green salad, a few bits of terrible little oranges Dinner: fish fingers, new potatoes, corn on the cob, grapes The oranges were really horrible - simultaneously dry and watery :( I bought a big box of them ...
by flyingpig
Sat May 23, 2020 9:49 am
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Friday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: veggie lasagne Dinner: a little orange, pizza, garlic bread (yes in that order :lol:) A green Friday after a red Thursday. Woo! I did order pizza as a Friday/end of childcare hub school/start of holidays treat, but I only ate half of it, li...
by flyingpig
Thu May 21, 2020 4:43 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Snack: slice of chocolate fudge cake Lunch: veggie lasagne Snack: strawberry and banana milkshake Dinner: cheese on toast Ohhhhh. How did I manage to avoid the cake yesterday but today I specifically went to the staffroom to get a slice?! Ah wel...
by flyingpig
Wed May 20, 2020 5:38 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: oats with milk, banana and strawberries Lunch: cheese, tomato and lettuce sandwich, an apple Dinner: leek and mushroom risotto, two little oranges Got slightly sunburnt in school today :oops: what a hard life I lead! At the moment going in to work is pretty fun to be honest, bu...
by flyingpig
Tue May 19, 2020 5:39 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: oats with milk, banana and strawberries Lunch: one slice of toast with an egg and spinach, another slice of toast with tomatoes and basil, an apple Dinner: fish fingers, pasta, sweetcorn and peas, two little oranges Had dinner way too early so better go for a walk now to distract...
by flyingpig
Tue May 19, 2020 3:04 pm
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I definitely wolfed them, oola! I think it probably doesn't help that I am currently doing my housemate's shopping as well as my own and so I'm buying chocolate etc for her. But I'm coming to accept that she might be able to have a little bit every now and again, but I can't. And that's ok, the worl...
by flyingpig
Sun May 17, 2020 9:33 pm
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Hello! Thank you, very kind. And also not entirely true - I just avoid posting when it's not going so well! :oops: So last week was not amazing. Not the biggest fail ever but I ate at least one sweet thing every day. I was a bit fed up with myself by the time I went shopping yesterday so I tried not...
by flyingpig
Thu May 07, 2020 9:55 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: scrambled egg with spinach and onion on toast, cherry tomatoes, a little orange Dinner: pasta with ketchup, mayo, cheese, sweetcorn and peas I have become weirdly obsessed with ketchup.... I had a similar pasta concoction last week (on We...
by flyingpig
Wed May 06, 2020 10:41 pm
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Wednesday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: fried egg, mushrooms and tomato and toast, two little oranges
Dinner: jacket potato, baked beans and cheese, cucumber
by flyingpig
Tue May 05, 2020 8:56 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: beans on toast, some cheese, two little oranges Dinner: leek and mushroom risotto, an apple At one point I opened the shortbread box, put my hands towards it and then thought "no, it is not worth it!" Take that, delicious homemade shortbre...
by flyingpig
Tue May 05, 2020 8:00 am
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Thank you! Not such a good start to this week : Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: tortilla wrap pizza Snack: shortbread Dinner: leek and mushroom risotto. And then seconds of risotto. And possibly some thirds.. Ah well. I've had worse fails. Lessons learnt: have two slices o...
by flyingpig
Fri May 01, 2020 6:53 pm
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Friday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, yoghurt
Lunch: fish fingers, peas, sweetcorn, pasta
Dinner: black bean enchiladas

One green week compete. Finally.
by flyingpig
Thu Apr 30, 2020 7:18 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, yoghurt with blueberries and strawberries Lunch: cream cheese, cucumber and spinach on toast, an apple Dinner: cauliflower Thai Red curry and rice, grapes and a little orange Well that curry was nice enough but it was missing something.. Maybe ...
by flyingpig
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:50 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: fish fingers, pasta, spinach and tomatoes Dinner: sweet potato and lentil curry, naan bread Thought I'd dealt better with going in to work today. Had a lovely time doing some music with the kids (got out glockenspiels and then drums) and...
by flyingpig
Tue Apr 28, 2020 5:44 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: a banana, peanut butter on toast and yoghurt with strawberries and blueberries Lunch: onion, pepper, tomato and cheese omelette on toast, two little oranges Dinner: salmon, Thai rice and peas, grapes Made my omelette with exactly the same ingredients as yesterday but managed to g...
by flyingpig
Mon Apr 27, 2020 7:23 pm
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Monday Breakfast: porridge with blueberries and strawberries Lunch: onion, pepper, tomato and cheese "omelette" (with one egg, there was way to much filling for it to actually remain an omlette!), toast, two little oranges Dinner: a banana, black bean enchiladas, grapes The banana was sort of a pre...
by flyingpig
Sun Apr 26, 2020 10:12 pm
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Sunday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, yoghurt with strawberries, blueberries and grapes Lunch: cream cheese, cucumber and spinach sandwich, two little oranges Snack: chocolate digestives Dinner: sausages, quinoa, fried onions and sweetcorn Snack: cake Well that weekend genuinely flew...
by flyingpig
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:35 pm
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Saturday Breakfast: a banana, yoghurt with strawberries, blueberries and grapes and a chocolate digestive or three Lunch: scrambled egg, baked beans and bread Dinner: sweet potato and lentil curry with naan bread, a few more chocolate digestives and a packet of mini eggs I power washed the patio th...
by flyingpig
Sat Apr 25, 2020 7:06 am
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Friday It was all going fine until I went shopping. It was quite stressful (there was a tiny baby screaming and lots of people ignoring the one way system). So when I got home I ate a sharing packet of crisps and half a pack of chocolate digestives. Luckily that's pretty much all the snacks I bough...
by flyingpig
Thu Apr 23, 2020 5:33 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: a banana, oats soaked in oat milk (aka I left my porridge ingredients in a bowl while I hung up my washing, when I came back it looked quite edible so I tried it before cooking, quite liked it and tadaaa a new breakfast) Lunch: jacket potato with baked beans and cheese, two litt...
by flyingpig
Wed Apr 22, 2020 7:31 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: a banana Lunch: tuna and sweetcorn pasta salad, two little oranges Dinner: roast veg and chickpeas with couscous, an apple I woke up miserable and thought today was going to be another disaster food - wise, but I cheered up. Mostly thanks to spending a good chunk of my afternoo...
by flyingpig
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:08 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, cinnamon porridge Lunch: cream cheese sandwiches Then a couple of cupcakes from the freezer Dinner: crisps, tofu stir fry, cookies Ohhh maaan. I started the day hungry. Then went into work for 6 hours (school is closed but we have some keyworker...
by flyingpig
Mon Apr 20, 2020 6:29 pm
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Monday

Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: an egg and baked beans on toast, an apple
Dinner: black bean enchiladas with spinach in, grapes
by flyingpig
Sun Apr 19, 2020 11:32 pm
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Weather-wise we seemed to have skipped spring and gone straight to summer. Although, having said that, it's cooled down a little since last week! Not complaining though- I've decided I'm fresh air /solar powered so enjoying plenty of time in the garden and walking. As for shopping - it's not that ba...
by flyingpig
Sun Apr 19, 2020 9:48 pm
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Well, for four weeks I've just let myself eat whatever and get used to this strange new way of living. But now "the holidays" are over, I can't use Easter as an excuse any more and I sort of know what to expect for the next few weeks so I think attempting no-S might be a wise move. Plus there's no f...
by flyingpig
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:39 am
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Hum Well. A lot happened. I had what I thought was a stressful week with a job interview and then my year group co-teacher absent. I didn't get the job but now I don't really think I want it anyway! Then I found out what an actual stressful week was. On Monday we were all just on edge. On Tuesday st...
by flyingpig
Tue Feb 04, 2020 8:08 pm
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Tuesday

Breakfast: weetabix and a banana (milk is back!)
Lunch: tomato, vegetable and red lentil soup, toast, a scone with cream
Dinner: roast veg curry with rice
by flyingpig
Mon Feb 03, 2020 7:04 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: tomato, vegetable and red lentil soup, toast, a pear Dinner: fish finger sandwich and peas I need to go shopping (I have no fruit except a banana - my lunch time pear was scavenged from leftover children's fruit), but feeling a bit nibbly s...
by flyingpig
Mon Feb 03, 2020 6:39 am
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Friday (that's supposed to be s-day coloured) Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: tomato, vegetable and red lentil soup, toast, kiwi, a bit of mango and a little orange Dinner: pizza, salad and coleslaw followed by a brownie and a cookie Went straight from work to an overnight reuni...
by flyingpig
Fri Jan 31, 2020 7:40 am
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Thursday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: black bean and bulgur wheat salad, two little oranges
Dinner: pringles, aubergine coconut curry, rice, chocolate mini rolls

Urgh.
by flyingpig
Thu Jan 30, 2020 6:28 am
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Wednesday

Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: black bean and bulgur wheat salad, two little oranges
Dinner: chocolate... Pizza... Pringles. :oops:

Mark it, move on.
by flyingpig
Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:55 pm
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Tuesday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: blackbean and bulgur wheat salad
Dinner: aubergine coconut curry, daal, rice
by flyingpig
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:34 pm
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Haha there are so many milks! My mum's fridge ends up like yours over Christmas - my brother in law has rice milk, my cousin oat and sometimes my sister will throw almond into the mix. As I'm doing this for mostly environmental reasons, I'm not convinced by almond and I imagine cashew might have sim...
by flyingpig
Mon Jan 27, 2020 12:57 am
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I don't think they were that fancy... or that realistically meaty. The whole meal, drink included, only cost me £6 so I imagine it was perhaps this: https://groceries.morrisons.com/webshop/product/Morrisons-6-Meat-Free-Burgers/248426011?from=search¶m=meat%20free%20burgers I'm just not keen on fo...
by flyingpig
Fri Jan 24, 2020 5:29 pm
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Friday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on a very small slice of toast, an apple Lunch: mushroom and barley soup with toast, mango, kiwi and a little orange Dinner: meat free burger, sweet potato fries and onion rings The burger was creepily meaty - I don't normally eat fake meat, but I fancied ...
by flyingpig
Thu Jan 23, 2020 9:37 pm
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Thanks everyone! Back to normality now (hopefully!) Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast and an apple Lunch: tomato soup and toast Dinner: green lentil and veg curry, daal, rice and a lot of fruit (half a mango, half a kiwi and a little orange) So I got a little carried away with fr...
by flyingpig
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:32 am
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Saturday Had cake for dessert at both lunch and dinner but apart from that a sensible day Sunday My birthday :D Went out for afternoon tea and then ate crisps for dinner. Birthday privelige. Monday I counted this as my work birthday. Especially as the staff newsletter made me a year younger so peop...
by flyingpig
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:02 pm
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Friday Breakfast: porridge with peanut butter, nuts, banana and cinnamon Lunch: mushroom and barley soup with two bread rolls Dinner: chickpea curry and rice (or it will be when I get up from my post - dentist nap, I'm so hungry but also so cosy in bed) Woo, week 2 of no-S reboot was a winner. A li...
by flyingpig
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:31 pm
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Thursday

Breakfast: a banana. Snoozed the alarm clock too many times for anything else.
Lunch: tomato soup and a bread roll
Dinner: pea risotto with cannellini beans.

Almost the weekend
by flyingpig
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:09 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: porridge with peanut butter, banana, nuts and cinnamon Lunch: black bean and quinoa salad, two little oranges Dinner: chilli con carne, rice, tortilla chips, salad, chocolate cheese cake, berries Had a dinner at church to meet candidates for our new vicar. It's all a bit of a p...
by flyingpig
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:57 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: porridge with banana, peanut butter, nuts and cinnamon Lunch: black bean and quinoa salad Dinner: mushroom and barley soup, two bread rolls, two little oranges and a kiwi I realised as I was writing that I hadn't eaten my fruit at lunch time, so I will eat it for dinner. Actually...
by flyingpig
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:16 am
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Thanks the recommendation. I've actually spent about ten years doing couch to 5K, I'm now eventually on the part where you just run for 25 minutes. I'm quite impressed that I can do it, but it's just not very appealing in the dark and the rain. I don't mind it when I actually make it up and out, but...
by flyingpig
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:30 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: black bean and quinoa salad, an orange, most of a mango Dinner: tofu and veg stir fry I'm glad I made the chocolate caramel shortbread now, even if it did mean eating more of it than could justifiably count as tasting to check it was OK on ...
by flyingpig
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:29 pm
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It's been a while since I had a green week, so glad I started the year with a green week. Weekend has definitely been a release. I've tried to stay vegan. Yesterday (Saturday) was very close- but I did eat a looooot of bread, a packet of cashew nuts and a pack of party rings (they're biscuits, which...
by flyingpig
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:04 pm
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Friday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: black bean and rice salad, an apple and a little orange
Dinner: green lentil and vegetable curry with naan

Phew, green week.
by flyingpig
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:04 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: black bean and rice salad, an apple and a little orange Dinner: vegan spinachy sausages, potato wedges, peas and sweetcorn Accidentally not vegan as I had mayo with my sausages. Also there was rather too much food for dinner. But I was ve...
by flyingpig
Wed Jan 08, 2020 7:50 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: porridge with peanut butter, extra nuts, banana and cinnamon (had to make up for it being made with water by adding All The Things) Lunch: black bean and bulgur wheat salad, an apple and a little orange Dinner: tofu and veg stir fry My students didn't ask :cry: To be fair to th...
by flyingpig
Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:16 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana sandwich Lunch: chickpea and bulgur wheat salad, an apple, a little orange Dinner: tofu and veg stir fry with noodles First day teaching. That was hard work! And my legs ache - two early morning jogs in a row is tough! But I've told my class I'm going aga...
by flyingpig
Mon Jan 06, 2020 6:04 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana sandwich Lunch: chickpea and bulgur wheat salad, an apple, a little orange Dinner: pea risotto. It also had cannellini beans and lots of onion in it. Boom. Back to work. Back to routine. Today was also vegan, so perhaps Veganuary is still a possibility. I'...
by flyingpig
Mon Jan 06, 2020 1:05 pm
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Saturday and Sunday Another marvellous run on Saturday, and then one this morning. I've probably doubled the total times I've been for a run in my life in the last week. This morning's was a bit less marvellous as I'm now back home in boring suburbia running along pavements rather than in a nationa...
by flyingpig
Fri Jan 03, 2020 11:54 pm
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Friday 3rd January Breakfast: cheerios and a croissant Lunch: bean stew and mashed potatoes, followed by apple crumble and custard, followed by queen of puddings. And then a chocolate. Dinner: some crackers, pasta with tomato and pepper sauce and meatballs, cookies and chocolate I started off the d...
by flyingpig
Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:01 pm
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Thursday 2nd January Breakfast: porridge with banana, peanut butter and cinnamon Lunch: various curries, Indian snacks (samosas etc), rice and naan. Plus more naan. And then some extra naan. Did I mention the naan? Dinner (sort of): queen of puddings (it's breadcrumby custard topped with jam and me...
by flyingpig
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:41 pm
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Wednesday 1st January 2020 Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast, fruit salad Lunch: cheese sandwich, an apple Dinner: turkey curry, rice, two little oranges Well, it's been a while. Firstly, a late Merry Christmas and a punctual happy new year to you all! Hope you've all enjoyed the holiday...
by flyingpig
Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:04 am
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So last week was entirely red. I started this week fully prepared to be green, but by 5pm when I'd watched people eat amazing looking cake at lunch time, sat in a staffroom full of gingerbread (my fault - I baked it and brought it in, needed to check a recipe I'm using with the children) and then ha...
by flyingpig
Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:02 am
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Friday Breakfast: buttered toast, a banana Lunch: cheese sandwich, tomato soup, an orange, mango Dinner: sausage, bacon and egg sandwich, vegetable crisps, orange and mango smoothie Snack: 2 chocolate mini rolls Such a silly way to fail, especially as I then feel asleep about half an hour later. I ...
by flyingpig
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:26 pm
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Thursday

Breakfast: a banana (I overslept a bit... No time for toast!)
Lunch: soup, two plain tortilla wraps (not the best for dipping to be honest), two little oranges
Dinner: fish and chips

Almost Friday. Almost the weekend.
by flyingpig
Wed Nov 13, 2019 8:12 pm
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Wednesday

Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: cheese and red pepper wrap, half an apple
Dinner: spiced aubergine, daal, rice, naan bread, yoghurt and mango
by flyingpig
Tue Nov 12, 2019 7:31 pm
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I slept well, but was still tired.. Should have gone to bed earlier. :oops: And I'll blame this on my tiredness: Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese salad wrap, red pepper and then all the biscuits I could find in the staff room... Dinner: lasagne, followed by a chocol...
by flyingpig
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:56 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, carrot, two little oranges Dinner: pringles and dips, a chickpea enchilada and a half, green salad. All squeezed onto one plate. I was considering eating the last chocolate pudding when I was saved by being remind...
by flyingpig
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:07 am
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Sunday Breakfast: bread and butter, apple and mango with greek yoghurt Lunch: doritos and dips, chickpea enchiladas, melt in the middle chocolate pudding with ice cream Dinner: more doritos, carrots, cucumber, pizza, garlic bread and a chocolate mini roll Monday morning and I've been for a run... N...
by flyingpig
Sun Nov 10, 2019 8:22 am
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Saturday Breakfast: peanut butter and jam on toast Snack: cookies Lunch: chilli beans and brown rice Snack: cookies Dinner: spiced roast aubergine and peppers, daal, naan bread and rice followed by a strawberry and banana milkshake I need to find somewhere I can buy just one cookie as if I have a p...
by flyingpig
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:33 pm
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Friday
Breakfast: porridge with banana and nuts
Lunch: cheese sandwich, red pepper and a kiwi
Dinner: fish fingers, roast potatoes, peas, sweetcorn, spinach, baked beans

Big dinner, but a no-S way to celebrate Friday. And a whole green week. Woop :lol:
by flyingpig
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:04 pm
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Thursday

Breakfast: porridge with banana and nuts
Lunch: cheese sandwich, carrot, red pepper and a kiwi (yesterday's kiwi actually - whoops, should record what I eat not what I put in my lunch box)
Dinner: roast veg lasagne and garlic bread, an apple with peanut butter
by flyingpig
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:14 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, carrot, cucumber and a kiwi I was super tired and a bit miserable when I got home from work (the dentist got cancelled, part of the reason for my grumpiness) so I just went straight to bed. I'm currently lying here tryin...
by flyingpig
Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:08 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, carrot and a kiwi Dinner: chickpea curry with rice, an apple Glad to be posting again! Unfortunately in my month or two of eating way too much sugar, I've given myself toothache. Good time to get back on the wago...
by flyingpig
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:19 pm
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Well that was almost a month of disaster eating - wise. I don't know why, I don't know how to change it or stop it happening again, but at least I'm back. Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: chicken mayo and salad wrap, two little oranges Dinner: pasta with aubergine and chees...
by flyingpig
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:52 pm
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Friday

Breakfast: porridge with banana and nuts
Lunch: tuna pasta with spinach, carrot and cucumber, an apple and a little orange
Dinner: fish fingers, chips and beans
by flyingpig
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:02 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: porridge with banana and nuts Lunch: tuna pasta with spinach, carrot, cucumber and a little orange Dinner: spiced aubergine in a chapati (or two) So, the mystery of the blocked ears is solved - today I've started sneezing. I sneezed six times while attempting to read a story to ...
by flyingpig
Wed Oct 09, 2019 8:20 pm
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Tuesday I was grumpy about my ear so I ate cake at lunchtime. And then I wth-ed and ate crisps before dinner and chocolate after. Wednesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cherry tomatoes, red pepper and a couple of little oranges Dinner: roast veg pasta Well. W...
by flyingpig
Mon Oct 07, 2019 5:43 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cherry tomatoes, carrot, red pepper and a kiwi Dinner: noodle soup with beans and spinach Yay to start of an academic year illness. Last year it was the three week cough, this year I have a fuzzy ear. It's weird and really ...