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"French women don’t get fat" by Mireille Guiliano

In Books on July 16, 2010 at 11:38 pm

I’ve always struggled with my weight. I’ve gone through periods of being fairly overweight to being vastly underweight. I’ve always had a “belly”; even as a baby I had a little pot belly out the front. I have also never had a good relationship with food. I love food, but mainly the bad stuff. Besides my love for fruit, I will always choose sugar, chocolate & fat over something healthy. When I try to be “healthy” I either fail miserably straight away or go to the extreme & stop eating.
This, I hope, is all about to change.

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A list is only as strong as its weakest link. Donald Knuth

In Books on June 3, 2010 at 8:50 am

I’ve added links in my last blog post and will do so in the future too. It would only let me link to Amazon most of the time but this is a better site:

It’s an English site that offers free delivery to most countries & very cheap prices (especially when the Aussie dollar is good!)
Please let me know if I’ve stuffed up any of the links

“If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all.” Oscar Wilde

In Books on May 24, 2010 at 2:34 pm

“Life of Pi” by Yann Martel – amazing book! It has taken me forever to review this book; I read it on Boxing Day last year. The protagonist Piscine “Pi” Molitor Patel is an Indian boy who’s father owns a zoo.

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Dymocks 2010 Booklover’s Best top 101

In Books on April 16, 2010 at 1:33 pm

Highlighted = want to read

Crossed out = have read

Plain = don’t really have any interest in reading

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