Adventures with a Bionic Fatty
Well you guessed it i’m still here. Like some homeless inebriate clinging to the last vestiges of warmth at the local AA meeting i’m still lingering on the fringes of diet land with nowhere else to go. Clocking in at the 150s (pounds not kilos!!) before christmas provided a small whoop of joy before my treat starved body latched itself firmly to a much anticipated tin of Quality Street. Welding with all the tenacity of a rock growing barnacle, i firmly ensconced myself upon twiglet boyfriends sofa and began a long denied trip to chocolate heaven. Whilst this definitely delighted me the squeals of dismay from my skinny self were muffled into oblivion by the sounds of my determined chomping. No doubt a familiar scene as many of us indulged way beyond the sensible in true Christmas abandon and worried about the regrets as the chimes of New Year rang in.
So 2013 blows in and i guiltily step onto the scales, peeking through my fingers to hide the inevitable weight gain. I confess with the amount i ate i was easily expecting 5 or 6 pounds but my gleeful shriek at 1.8lbs startled the cat and awoke my nemesis. I have an overdeveloped sense of hearing you see, much in the way that animals can hear sounds on a level that humans cannot, so can i. But it is not whistles and supersonic bat calls that reach my level of hearing, oh no! My bionic hearing is tuned to a pitch that perfectly picks up the tantalising cries of……the cookie!! Just when i think i am safe its sirens call will hypnotize me into the kitchen, force cookies into my resisting paws and lure me into eating them against my will. I am sure that were it not for my bionic hearing i should by now be the super slim size 8 i wish to be instead of languishing as a paltry size 10.
I confess i should have been much more impressed had my super powers been more awe inspiring. I’m not sure they will ever write a book about the adventures of Panda and her talking cookie but you have to admit it would prove rather interesting. So as i hop up and down on the scales and will them to go lower i stick my fingers in my ears and loudly chant ”LA LA LA LA I CAN’T HEAR YOU!!” Fortunate for me that my neighbours are not passing by as i am not sure what they should make of a semi naked woman hopping up and down with her fingers in her ears talking to herself!!
Chewing doggedly on a plate of lettuce some time later i am mentally telling myself ”pretend its chocolate, pretend it’s chocolate” whilst dreaming of a lovely pair of new boots. Of course lettuce doesn’t taste anything like chocolate and in reality all it does is make you pee since it is mostly water after all. Good for you right??
One day they will start an addicts club and i shall stand up in all my shame and say ”Hi there, my name is Amanda, im a Bionic Fatty and a cookieaholic!!
January 20, 2013 - Posted by xpanda1969x | blogging, blogs, diet, emotions, fiction, gossip, health, humour, life, musings, personal, philosophy, random, thoughts, Uncategorized | bats, bionic, diet, half naked, humour, impressive, neighbours, new year, scales, size 10, skinny, superhero, supersonic hearing, talking cookie
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Amanda but my partner calls me panda, hence the title of the blog!
And this…………. IS my blog.
I’m a youthful 43 year old mom of 3, crazy blogger of random thoughts that come from a brain that frequently takes over and does its own thing.
I love to read, and i mean i read a LOT.Books have been my best friends since i was very young and im rarely without at least one on the go.
Favourite authors include Diana gabaldon, Barbara Erskine, Trudi Canavan, Maria V Snyder, Edward Rutherfurd and Bernard Cornwell
Currently reading…. Here Be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman ( for about the fiftieth time for l love it so!!)
I love the outdoors and i walk for miles whenever i can,and my dream one day is to retire to North West Wales and live in a cottage writing my crazy thoughts.I cannot explain why for i am not welsh but i feel such an affinity with Wales that calls me back there.
I love charlie Bears..sad i know for a grown woman to love teddy bears but love them i do and i’d like you all to meet Tiff Toff my favourite of all
I love meeting and talking to new people so if you’re passing on by, drop in and say hello and most of all thankyou for reading my blog!!
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