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Category Archives: Weight management

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year, everyone! I wish you all the best in the year of the Ox, with health and prosperity in abundance, for food on the table and clothes to wear, and a comfortable abode with family. I wish you the greatest of friendships, old or new, and the unsurpassed joy of peace and […]

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It’s a brand new year, and I’m no closer to my goal of reducing my weight by 20 kgs than I was 2 years ago when I insisted this was what I was going to do. As I age through the years, my willpower diminishes, my sense of discipline is transferred to keep order in […]

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My swimsuit

For obvious reasons, I stay away from skinny jeans, midriff-baring tops, sleeveless/spaghetti-strap tops, tight clothing, and of course, swimwear. Even way back then when I wasn’t fat, I was still painfully shy of having to don a swimsuit. I’d never been bolder to put on less than a modest 1-piece. Oh, I had a nice […]

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Medications and me…

…do not go well together. It’s not that I wilfully avoid taking my meds. Sometimes, I get so busy that I forget, although I have meds chucked into my handbag AND on my work desk AND at home. I thought that by spreading them through the home and work space, that it would help me […]

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Diet woes

Here I go again, whinging about my weight. Over the past few weeks, I contracted pneumonia and had to be hospitalized for 5 days. The worst 5 days of my life. Suffice to say, it was an experience that I wouldn’t want to repeat. Having said that, the one thing I was grateful for was […]

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Weighty issues

Women have it bad. We’re constantly under pressure to look good, stay slim and be super-moms our entire life. And in this day and age, to have a successful career as well. I am no exception. Work has been good to me, we’re comfortable and surviving in this tough world. I think I’m a great […]

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