100 days to less sugar: Day 81-90

The last twenty days, this is exciting. The challenge started when I was carefree and fun-loving. It has taken my through COVID-19 lock down and will finish as we find ourselves in phase 1 of re-opening the country. What a strange time this is to be living. I can guarantee you that only for this challenge,  I would have been enjoying a lot more COVID … Continue reading 100 days to less sugar: Day 81-90

100 days to less sugar: Day 71-80

I am heading into the last month of my sugar challenge. It seemed like such a mad decision back in February but the time has really flown by and I don’t regret it. Day 71: Had carmelised pear in my oats this morning, as per day 70. Otherwise, a virtually temptation-free day. Day 72: I made s’mores cookies which smelled and looked awesome. The temptation … Continue reading 100 days to less sugar: Day 71-80

100 days to less sugar: Day 61-70

I’ve gotten over Easter now and I’ve got just over a month left of this challenge. I fed myself well with chocolate for the long weekend of Easter and I feel like I’m on the home stretch now. Day 61: No temptation today until 10pm when one of the lingering Easter eggs was opened. Impossible to resist, I had a thumb-sized piece. Very little compared … Continue reading 100 days to less sugar: Day 61-70

100 days to less sugar: Days 51-60

Half way there. We’re half way there and I’m somewhat enjoying this challenge. It’s been tough at times, for sure. However, I feel I have much more control over my food choices and don’t say yes to chocolate simply because it’s there. I’m more likely to enjoy a treat because I want it, not only because it’s on offer. Day 51: Momma produced two little … Continue reading 100 days to less sugar: Days 51-60

100 days to less sugar: Days 41-50

We’re almost at the halfway mark. I recently found out that I have inspired Healthy International Students to take on the challenge and share their progress publicly. This really delighted and humbled me and I hope that other people are inspired too. Day 41: My housemate returned home from a trip to the Philippines and brought home some delicious Milka chocolate. I’ve resisted so far. … Continue reading 100 days to less sugar: Days 41-50