not so fat club Tue 8th

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08/10/2002 at 16:10
V-rap that is outrageous! Actually, it has been know for me to purchase the odd tin of fizzy e-numbers, although its always the 'skinny' stuff. But yes, it will cause all manner of nasty things to happen to you - eeeeek!
08/10/2002 at 16:17
I'm sorry, but can we stop with the anti-accountants bit today please? Its bad enough living and working with them - without finding them here too!! This was my escape route......
08/10/2002 at 17:10
Stumpy, I am not anti-accountant. I rather like most of the accountants I know, including the one to whom I pay a substantial annual fee, and value the job they do, especially as I would hate to do it myself. My tongue was in my cheek, probably trying to gouge out the last fragment of potato crisp.
08/10/2002 at 17:19
My name is Glenn and I am an accountant. Sorry Stumpy.
08/10/2002 at 17:29
My name is Tortoise and I am a tax consultant. Sorry too, Stumpy.

PS I hasten to add that I work on the opposite side to the Inland Revenue - so it could be worse!
08/10/2002 at 17:48
15 minutes to gin
Only one bag of crisps today plus sandwich
Hungry now
Baked potatoes take ages to cook
Did my tax return at 4 am a cuople of weeks ago, should be grateful to the git who phoned me at 2 am, or i wouldnt have been too annoyed to sleep, and wouldnt have done it
Theres a sliver lining to every cloud
08/10/2002 at 17:55
Gin. Now there's a good idea. I think I'll pick some up on the way home - I've been on the wine mostly lately.

Baked potates don't take long in the microwave, but they don't taste as good.
08/10/2002 at 17:59
Oh it's going from bad to worse guys... I thought, like you all did, that if I ate the Mars bar this morning, that would be the 'naughtiness' over for the day, but NO..! Was very good at lunchtime with my friend and all I had was a tuna sandwich, then when I got home, the Mr had bought a slab (& I mean slab!) of bread pudding from the bakers.. he said that he'd had a bit but it was a bit heavy for him, so he had left it.. he said, 'you won't like it..it's too heavy..'... well, proved him wrong didn't I and polished off the lot..!! What is happening to me!! Am now going to get ready to go to the running club.. cos you all know I don't feel like going now..!!! Hope tomorrow is a better day..!!!
Michelle x
08/10/2002 at 18:00
Isn't bread pudding reasonably healthy? Suppose it depends on how much sugar you put in it.
08/10/2002 at 18:13
Not the way I make it, Glenn - bread, butter, jam or raisins, eggs, hefty sprinkling of nuts and sugar...but it's for my husband and kids because I don't like sloppy puddings much.
08/10/2002 at 18:22
Hang on. Isn't that something different - bread and butter pudding maybe? The bread pudding I know isn't sloppy, you could kill cockroaches with it - like a brieze block with sultanas in.

Had borshch for breakfast today, thanks to Russian wife who made it the evening before.
08/10/2002 at 18:42
Bloody gin is frozen solid, cos the Mr forgot to turn fast freeze off!!
Found some wine so that will have to do
Yum , nearly tea time
Dont worry Michelle, youll run it all off
08/10/2002 at 18:46
One of my receptionists (now retired) used to bring in the stuff you're describing - it was like bricks made out of bread, dried fruit, cinnamon and superglue. There was no distinction where I grew up - "bread and butter pudding" and "bread pudding" both meant the sloppy stuff, though not as sloppy as my mother-in-law makes it (she doesn't use eggs).

Hope you didn't spill the borscht down your nice clean shirt, Glenn - it never washes out.
08/10/2002 at 19:54
Well I have been ... not too bad ... oh hell I've been terrible, eating all week and today I even had 2 pkts of crisps .. and a wee bar of the sugary tablet stuff ... but went out for my first run tonight since my long walk (marathon) and apart from my knee thinking it was elastic I had a real enjoyable run... made me smile and I felt good ... now icing the knee ... and planning a trip to the gym tomorrow .. haven't weighed myself for over 2 weeks ... not to sure I want to either !!!!

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