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In Which I’m Going To Quote Jesse McCartney Once More

© cbckchristine (Used with... permission? I purchased the M size on Fotolia.) I would like to kiss whoever designed waterproof MP3 players. I've been saying for ages and ages that I was going to buy a waterproof MP3 player, and I finally did. Just a cheap one, but it does its job: it stays on,… Continue reading In Which I’m Going To Quote Jesse McCartney Once More

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In Which I Haven’t Gone Off The Deep End

My friend Zero and I on a Chocobo in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. I honestly thought his death would push me off the wagon, into the deep end, under the bus; whichever the correct metaphor is. I've never had to deal with grief like this before. I've never had a friend die. The… Continue reading In Which I Haven’t Gone Off The Deep End

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In Which Tracy Understands The Christina Briggs Thing

You might or might not have seen or heard about Christina Briggs in the past week or two. She spoke to Closer Magazine, as a 25-stone woman, saying that she needs more help to eat healthily, from the UK taxpayer. Now, it probably sounds bad, me just saying it like that, so let's have a… Continue reading In Which Tracy Understands The Christina Briggs Thing

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South Beach Diet Redux Two: Day Six

Right now, I've just finished my lunch: salad, olives, pork with mayo, egg muffins and bacon. I'm actually feeling extremely full, despite the fact it wasn't a whole lot of food. I let myself off the wagon yesterday while I was at my parents' place: I had 2 thin slices of cherry cake and an… Continue reading South Beach Diet Redux Two: Day Six

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Weekly Weigh-in #32: August 5, 2012

±0lbs 25st 7lbs(357lbs/161.93kg) (+10lbs/4.55kg) This week, I'm perfectly fine with maintaining, because my brain just hasn't been... It's not all there this week. I've changed my exercise again, to accomodate my back pain. I'm actually giving up - GASP - Sunday Morning Spin for a while. Instead, I'm doing: Monday: swimming (possibly and gym) Tuesday:… Continue reading Weekly Weigh-in #32: August 5, 2012