Monthly Archives: December 2010

Doing Christmas Right This Time

Sorry I’ve been neglecting this blog for a while. [insert lame excuses about being busy due to the holidays here]. So, to pick up where I left off, I finished the sugar detox somewhat uneventfully. It was challenging, but I … Continue reading

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If you give a girl a sugar-free cookie recipe while she’s on a sugar detox….

…She’ll spend a half hour trying to crack open a coconut. When it’s not even necessary. So, Friday night, I had my health consultation with Chelsea. It was nice to chat with her, and I’m considering doing one of her … Continue reading

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Detox Day 4

Short and sweet (well, without added sugar, of course) update for today. Morning: Peppermint tea, Earl Grey tea, slice of cheese Lunch: Salad, apple, oatmeal from Starbucks (with nuts, but no fruit or sugar) Afternoon Snack:  Earl Grey, lots of … Continue reading

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Day 3: The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

Today was a little more challenging. It started out fine. I had a banana and ONE (really!) cup of tea (only one cup because I was on a conference call and couldn’t get up to refill my tea). Around 11, … Continue reading

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Sugar Detox: Day 2

Still on the wagon! The minty cucumber salad I made last night was delicious. Today, I had a cup* of Earl Grey tea in the morning, some grapes and turkey and swiss cheese for breakfast (at work we have some … Continue reading

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Made it through Day 1!

I’ve survived the first 24 hours of my sugar detox! (I technically started around 10 last night, after eating a cupcake and some chips ahoy). It’s been a lot better than I thought it would be! As usual, I didn’t … Continue reading

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Oh, sugar, sugar detox

Since I moved here, I’ve developed a really unhealthy relationship with sugar. There are amazing cupcake stores all over the city, Starbucks on every corner, and candy jars at work that are replenished every few days. On Friday afternoons at … Continue reading

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