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by flyingpig
Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
Replies: 642
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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
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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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 ...
by flyingpig
Fri Oct 04, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Re: flyingpig checkin

I didn't have time to think about being hungry to be honest... I never am when I'm actually teaching but as soon as the kids leave the room, I'm ravenous.
by flyingpig
Thu Oct 03, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Thursday Breakfast: porridge with nuts and a banana Lunch: cheese sandwich, cherry tomatoes, a little orange Dinner: chilli beans and rice, a kiwi Had one of those days. Literally didn't have a moment to myself from when I arrived in work at 7:30am till I ran out the door at 4:20pm to get to an app...
by flyingpig
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Quick - got to commit it to "paper" while it's still green

Wednesday
Breakfast: toast and butter, a banana
Lunch: cheese sandwich, cherry tomatoes, cucumber and a little orange
Dinner: leek, mushroom and bean risotto with butternut squash, peas and spinach
by flyingpig
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Tuesday Breakfast: porridge with nuts and a banana Lunch: cheese and tomato sandwich, cucumber, red pepper and a kiwi Dinner: fish fingers, garlicky potatoes, sweetcorn and peas I actually only ate the sandwich for lunch, then ate the rest of my lunch while my dinner was cooking. And dinner was a l...
by flyingpig
Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Thanks! Monday Breakfast: none. oversleeping disaster. Lunch: pesto pasta with tomatoes, yoghurt, an apple, a banana and a little orange Snacks: all the cookies Dinner: roast veg pasta with mozzarella Well.. Don't sit it a room with all the cookies for an afternoon when you're feeling a bit wobbly b...
by flyingpig
Fri Sep 27, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Friday

Breakfast: 2 muffins (the bread kind) with peanut butter and banana
Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, pepper and a carrot
Dinner: vegetable stir fry with noodles, sprinkled with nuts and seeds, a little orange

Phew, yesterday wasn't the start of another week of disaster.
by flyingpig
Fri Sep 27, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Thursday

Urgh. I'm hoping it was just one of those days and not the start of another week of doom. I planned very poorly and ended up going shopping hungry - never a good idea!
by flyingpig
Wed Sep 25, 2019 6:02 pm
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Wednesday

Breakfast: porridge with banana and nuts
Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper and a little orange
Dinner: fish fingers, garlic bread, peas, sweetcorn, kale

Finally back on the straight and narrow. Although that was a lot of garlic bread.
by flyingpig
Tue Sep 24, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Well, the downward slope that you may have seen starting continued, but I think I might have hit the bottom and be on the way up. Phew. So the last week was competely red, and so was today, but my only S today was a kitkat at about 5:30pm. Considering the cake/chocolate/general junk quantities that ...
by flyingpig
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper, cherry tomatoes, kiwi and a little orange Dinner: roast veg pasta with mozzarella... And then much bread and butter I'm still hungry, even after my extra dinner. Not sure whether to have some yoghurt, ...
by flyingpig
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:38 pm
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Sunday Breakfast: buttered toast, apple, yoghurt, nuts and seeds Lunch: pizza Snack: pringles Dinner: a very small bowl of pasta with roasted vegetables Snack: hot cookie "dough" (if it's hot dough, surely that is just a cookie) with chocolate sauce and ice cream So I decided to go with something s...
by flyingpig
Sun Sep 15, 2019 5:40 am
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Saturday Breakfast: an apple and yoghurt sprinkled with nuts and seeds Lunch: pizza Snack: crisps and a handful of blackberries (picked while on a walk). Then later, a couple of slices of bread Dinner: leek and mushroom risotto with roasted butternut squash. No trouble making this day S-y without s...
by flyingpig
Fri Sep 13, 2019 5:51 pm
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Friday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: cheese sandwich, red pepper, cherry tomatoes, an apple and mango
Dinner: chilli beans and rice

Fri-yay
by flyingpig
Thu Sep 12, 2019 6:25 pm
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper, cherry tomatoes and two little oranges Dinner: roast veg and bean stew with bulgar wheat, tomatoes and parsley This week seems to be going on forever... first full week of work blues! Only one more d...
by flyingpig
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:42 pm
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Wednesday
Breakfast: porridge with peanut butter and banana (and some extra nuts)
Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, cherry tomatoes, a little orange and an apple
Dinner: carrot and coriander soup, warm cheese wrap (like a really basic quaesedilla)
by flyingpig
Tue Sep 10, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper, cherry tomatoes Dinner: veggie pizza Couldn't sleep last night, so I'm really tired. Couldn't be bothered to create any washing up for dinner, so made the (possibly dangerous) discovery that I can get...
by flyingpig
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:34 pm
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Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Re: flyingpig checkin

Apart from all the fruit... but at least my sugar is coming with fibre and vitamins!
by flyingpig
Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Monday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana sandwich
Lunch: tuna salad wrap, red pepper, cherry tomatoes and an apple
Dinner: carrot and coriander soup, bread and cheese, a kiwi
by flyingpig
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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Sunday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: tuna salad wrap, red pepper, cherry tomatoes and a little orange Dinner Part 1: veggie burger and fries Dinner Part 2: carrot and coriander soup, bread and butter I definitely missed sweet things more today, but I gave myself a stern talkin...
by flyingpig
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Daily Check In
Topic: flyingpig checkin
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my husband bought this new Dark chocolate peanut butter - a company called Fix and Fog. I haven't tried it yet but every time I see it in the pantry I think of my dear flyingpig. Ha, amazing. I have tried various peanut butter flavours (coconut, seedy etc) and brands, but I always go back to the cr...
by flyingpig
Fri Sep 06, 2019 7:06 pm
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Friday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: cheese salad sandwich, cherry tomatoes and an apple
Dinner: vegetarian hot dogs, potato wedges, peas and sweetcorn

Boom. Green week. Yay.
by flyingpig
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:38 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: porridge with strawberries and nuts Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, cherry tomatoes and a nectarine Dinner: tortilla chips, refried beans and veg One day down. It's amazing how quickly it all comes back. Happily my class have come back quite chilled and cheery - long may the c...
by flyingpig
Wed Sep 04, 2019 6:23 pm
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Wednesday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast (the old favourite is back)
Lunch: fajitas with refried beans, veg, avocado and salad
Dinner: roast veg and beans with cous cous

More sensible sized meals today.

Six weeks definitely ends for real today - the children are back tomorrow :?
by flyingpig
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:38 pm
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Six weeks of holiday are a definite teacher bonus. But it does make going back after the summer a bit of a shocker. At least we've got two days without children to ease ourselves back in. Tuesday Breakfast: porridge wth strawberries and nuts, a banana Lunch: bread, cheese, crackers, slice of turkey,...
by flyingpig
Mon Sep 02, 2019 4:16 pm
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Monday

Lunch: porridge with strawberries
Dinner: vegetarian hot dogs (surprisingly delicious), potato wedges, peas and sweetcorn. An apple with peanut butter.

Got up too late for breakfast. Holiday problems.
by flyingpig
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:56 pm
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Oh holidays... So I slightly lost track of what day it was and was way too busy relaxing, travelling, eating ice cream and generally having a lovely time. Lots of moving (did 40000+ steps one day) but also lots of food. Buuut... It's September now, work starts on Tuesday, back to normal life. To kic...
by flyingpig
Fri Aug 09, 2019 6:21 pm
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Friday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: pizza, cucumber and red pepper Dinner: bread and cheese, roast veg and beans, an apple Slightly random dinner. I was going to have cous cous with the roast veg but I made cheese sandwiches while the veg was roasting so I ate some and didn't...
by flyingpig
Fri Aug 09, 2019 7:16 am
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Thursday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: mushroom, mozzarella and spinach omelette on toast, two crackers, an apple and yoghurt
Dinner: chicken, leek and ham pie, chips and peas
by flyingpig
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:25 pm
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Sunday was also kinda green, Monday was yellow and Tuesday (first non - holiday day) very much red. Back to green now though Wednesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana sandwich Lunch: mozzarella and tomato, ham and cucumber, a slice of toast (I was puppysitting for a friend in exchange for lunch ...
by flyingpig
Sat Aug 03, 2019 9:55 pm
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Oh, it's Saturday but it was green...I'm definitely full on in - holiday mode now! Sadly only two days left :(
by flyingpig
Fri Aug 02, 2019 5:32 pm
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Holiday days are too long and full of lovely things to remember all the food. Or even what day of the week it is really :lol: Yesterday was yellow; after my comment on the pervious post we were then presented with all kinds of Norwegian dishes including a lot of lovely fish and little pancakes with ...
by flyingpig
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:48 pm
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Norway is beautiful - would highly recommend it so far! Even if it did rain all morning today... And added bonus, the food is good but nothing unusual that I feel I have to try (that we've come across so far anyway) Wednesday Breakfast: bread, cheese, ham, yoghurt, a banana (I actually had yoghurt a...
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:38 pm
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I think Octavia and I do both live in the south of England, so you might be right, automated. Next time I'm buying a tube of pringles, I'll give any likely candidates a knowing smile :P Won't see me this week though, I'm in Norway! I'm going with no snacks or sweets but yes to seconds as the buffet ...
by flyingpig
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:39 pm
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Oops, Wednesday was supposed to be a non - weekend S day, I'll edit the colour to a more yellow orange! And I just remembered I had more chocolate, I'll add that in too! It was a really good picnic yesterday evening, if I say so myself. Our heatwave was a short one. It was 34C (93F) here yesterday (...
by flyingpig
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:25 am
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Wednesday I have learnt from experience that the last day of school is not worth stressing about keeping green Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper, an apple, a kiwi and a chocolate cupcake Dinner: cheesey mushroom pasta Snack: some mini kit kats...
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 23, 2019 6:14 pm
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Tuesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana sandwich (bread fresh from the breadmaker) Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, carrot Snack: a slice of pizza, a selection of small cakes Snack an hour or so later: handful of cheesey puffy snack things Urgh. Don't stick me outside policing an inflatable as...
by flyingpig
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:50 pm
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Monday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, carrot, red pepper and a kiwi Dinner: chilli beans rice Two more days of school left. People have started throwing chocolate at me so done well to resist today, especially as I've had way too little sleep. Early night, I th...
by flyingpig
Mon Jul 22, 2019 3:11 am
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Sunday Breakfast: peanut butter and jam on toast Snack: digestive biscuit Lunch: red lentils, a little brown rice, a tomato and some red pepper in a kind of soup concoction. Not as good as the green lentils... But not bad. Snack: a small packet of chocolate buttons Dinner: flatbreads (they were sup...
by flyingpig
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:33 pm
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Saturday Breakfast: pain au chocolat Lunch: green lentils, bulgur wheat, tomatoes and pepper all cooked together and topped with seeds, followed by a kiwi Snack: peanut butter and banana milkshake Dinner: cheese sandwich, cucumber, an apple and a few cashew nuts Almost a green s-day. This is what I...
by flyingpig
Sat Jul 20, 2019 6:53 am
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Aww thanks guys. Although I'm really not a huggy person so a virtual hug is fine with me! :) Friday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: pizza, cucumber, red pepper, a kiwi and an apple Dinner: some crisps (probably too many pringles), curry, rice, naan, samosa etc, a small piece of c...
by flyingpig
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:45 pm
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Wednesday
Well that was a buffet-triggered, stomach ache-inducing snackfest of a fail...
Mark it, move on

Thursday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: chilli beans and rice
Dinner: fish finger sandwich, sweetcorn and peas
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:36 pm
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Tuesday

Breakfast: strawberries, raspberries, nuts, a handful of oats and Greek yoghurt
Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, carrot and an apple
Dinner: chickpea curry and rice
by flyingpig
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:26 pm
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Monday Breakfast: strawberries, raspberries, nuts, a handful of oats and Greek yoghurt Lunch: cheese sandwich, carrot, cucumber and a kiwi Dinner: cheesey mushroom pasta, a banana with peanut butter spread on it The oats just blended into my breakfast so that's a winner for the next few days. And I...
by flyingpig
Mon Jul 15, 2019 5:22 am
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It's not hard to make with a bread maker :mrgreen: best birthday present I've received for a long time. Although rye doesn't rise much, which is why I've tried making it more and more wheat-y so it's fluffier. I like it very rye-y for lunch, but something lighter is nice for breakfast.
by flyingpig
Sun Jul 14, 2019 11:36 pm
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Sunday Breakfast: strawberries, raspberries, Greek yoghurt, mixed nuts Snack: flapjack, two small biscuits Lunch: hot dog, an apple Snack: mini rolls (chocolate cake) Dinner: chilli beans and rice Snack: fresh bread. Meant to just have the crust but it was a triumph (if I say so myself) so I had an...
by flyingpig
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:11 am
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It was about 15 years ago, at school when we had to make email addresses for something. I actually have no idea who thought of it and how, but it's stuck :lol: Saturday Breakfast: jam on toast Snack: peanut butter and banana milkshake, chocolate Lunch: chickpea curry and rice Dinner: chickpea and au...
by flyingpig
Sat Jul 13, 2019 5:17 am
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Friday
Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: pizza, cucumber, carrot and mango
Dinner: egg and bacon sandwich, crisps
by flyingpig
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:10 pm
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Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper, carrot and mango Dinner: tofu and veg stir fry with noodles ... And then the cake floodgates opened and five unicorn cakes fell into my mouth. Urgh. I didn't sleep well and I think I'm thirsty, but o...
by flyingpig
Wed Jul 10, 2019 5:34 pm
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Wednesday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, carrot, red pepper and mango Dinner: tofu and veg stir fry with noodles Thanks for all the motivation about getting some exercise with my housemate. She went to a swimming/dance in the pool class yesterday and ...
by flyingpig
Tue Jul 09, 2019 5:57 pm
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Tuesday

Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast
Lunch: cheese sandwich, carrot and red pepper
Dinner: cheesey mushroom pasta, kiwi and mango
by flyingpig
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:44 pm
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Monday Breakfast: banana bread, mango and a handful of nuts Lunch: cheese and cucumber sandwich, carrot, kiwi, strawberries Dinner: chickpea curry and rice Such a busy day, no time for snacking even if I wanted to. Also, walked to and from work so yay. The traffic coming out of work is terrible at ...
by flyingpig
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:51 pm
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Aww, thanks auto. Those are all excellent points. I think I've gone from thinking "I've been doing this for a year" straight to "it's been two years and nothings changed" when that's not actually true. It's been 18 months in total, this academic year has been horrible (two weeks to go! and you might...
by flyingpig
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:25 am
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Saturday Breakfast: strawberry, kiwi, apple, yoghurt, nuts and seeds, a mini pain au chocolat Lunch: roast veg and haloumi sandwich Snack: white choc and cookie magnum ice cream Dinner: cheese and mushroom pasta, sweetcorn, peas, carrots So I was looking at my weight graph yesterday. It was a bit d...
by flyingpig
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:30 pm
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Friday

Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast (kinda.. It was a bread roll, I slightly toasted it but I was in a rush so as soon as it wasn't frozen, I ate it)
Lunch: tuna sandwich, cucumber, kiwi, apple
Dinner butterbean and roast veg stew with cous cous
by flyingpig
Thu Jul 04, 2019 5:56 pm
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Panic not, normal service resumed: Thursday Breakfast: peanut butter and banana on toast Lunch: cheese sandwich, cucumber, red pepper, carrot, kiwi, mango Dinner: chicken and chips. Might have some fruit when I get home. Virtual plating dontcha know. Otherwise known as why I shouldn't go shopping st...