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Day Five. No Sugar

Borja and I are at the Anthropologie store, my favorite. It’s 42C (something around 90F) outside and I’m checking out the sweaters because I’m cold as usual. The sugar thing is not helping either. I go round and round, touching … Continue reading

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Day Three

For everyone concerned about my peaches – I’m compensating with golden crispy succulent roasted turkey skin… I know, I know. But when the breast came out of the oven, I couldn’t help myself and peeled it off. Borja, who watched … Continue reading

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Day Two

How do you dive into a lunch with a friend when you’re trying to be on a diet? You say, “Screw it!” The diet, that is. I did manage to avoid the landmines in a form of seductive peaches at … Continue reading

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Day One – I’d Kill for a Cookie!

I’d kill for a cookie. Is it possible that our body needs so much sugar to operate? And that’s not to say that I have been completely stoic today – stoic but without unhealthy enthusiasm. A couple of figs and half a … Continue reading

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Saying NO to Sugar

The goal: Banana Republic pants the size I was wearing a year ago. Soft, stretchy, not on sale. What happens at the thought about going on a diet? The fridge door opens and methodically, everything without mold gets devoured. Some … Continue reading

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