Fasting today - NO BISCUITS!!!

(4 Posts)
Treadlightly Tue 17-Sep-13 10:52:30

I tried 5:2 before & quite liked it but struggled a bit with feeling hungry & faint so gave up....

Starting in earnest today.
Had a cup of tea & no breakfast.

Feeling really pleased with myself

& then I forgot and ate a biscuit!!!!! biscuit sad angry
It was dd's fault... She didn't want it & attacked me with it!!!

So, is that it? Have I ruined my first attempt??
Or can I just ignore the biscuit & pretend it never happened???

mistlethrush Tue 17-Sep-13 10:55:06

I started off by having a small bowl of porridge (made with water) on fast days, then a light soup at lunchtime. Then I substituted the soup for a clear broth (think hot and sour soup with mushrooms) and then gave up both breakfast and lunch on fast days - I didn't jump straight to absolutely no food until supper immediately.

Treadlightly Tue 17-Sep-13 10:57:51

Oh that sounds good mistle!
It might be a better idea to have a very light breakfast & lunch.
Thank you

Talkinpeace Tue 17-Sep-13 22:22:17

Pretend it never happened.
Let DD finish the biscuits and then buy no more - let her have fruit or milk for snacks and then you will both benefit
and enjoy the NFD that follows

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now