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mooch
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Fri May 16, 2014 1:58 pm

now jake can tell us all about how he caramalises his onions

I had roast turkey dinner

Rob
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Fri May 16, 2014 2:05 pm

i had a burrito yesterday. I think i want another burrito today.

Did wrapping your new born baby up remind you guys of burritos? Congrats

I really am hungry

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mooch
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Fri May 16, 2014 2:33 pm

I'm going to have to name the baby burrito now!

I'd like a burrito actually. godammit rob!

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dwayne
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Fri May 16, 2014 2:36 pm

Why can't you get burro to go get you one now? He has to do everything you say.

I'm gonna have toast with peanut butter and jam.

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mooch
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Fri May 16, 2014 2:38 pm

it's not that simple though - I live in mullingar where there are no burrito places
he'd have to make me one

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Fri May 16, 2014 2:40 pm

I googled "burrito Mullingar", and there's results for Michael from Mullingar reviewing burrito places in Dublin.

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Fri Jan 09, 2015 6:04 am

Godammnit Bray Wyatt was excellent again on last night's RAW. Don't know about watching Payback though.

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Fri Jan 09, 2015 1:39 pm

mariamunir wrote:Godammnit Bray Wyatt was excellent again on last night's RAW. Don't know about watching Payback though.
best first post ever?

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mooch
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 2:27 pm

so confusing!

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My Name Is Mud
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:08 pm

Second McD's this week. Quarter pounder meal. I'm an awful fatty. :cry:
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Zook
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:09 pm

My mammy made me a poached egg when I went home for lunch

Few in here went to subway. . I'm being STRONG! !
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mojo
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:13 pm

i've been eating a lot of the m&s balanced ready meals this week

they are pretty nice for ready meals

micro tastic

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eric the beard
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:16 pm

the amount of runners I've seen out and about in the past week or so.

and this office is overflowing with low fat soup, ryvita and vitamin tablets.

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mojo
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:20 pm

its diet time around here too

i'm feeling the effects of a tight waistline at the moment

did you know that quitting smokes affects your metabolism too (as well as eating more obv)

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Zook
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:22 pm

Affects it in what way??
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eric the beard
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:27 pm

yes please elaborate.

i've swollen up terribly around the waistline since quitting 14 months ago.

finding it much harder to lose than i used to as well but that could be an age thing.

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thedark
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:30 pm

eric the beard wrote:yes please elaborate.

i've swollen up terribly around the waistline since quitting 14 months ago.

finding it much harder to lose than i used to as well but that could be an age thing.
Hows being of the smokes going for you? apart from the waistline.

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mojo
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:32 pm

Cigarette smoking increases a person's metabolic rate in part by forcing the heart to beat faster. When a cigarette is inhaled, the smoker's heart may beat 10 to 20 times more per minute for a period of time. This causes extra stress on the heart and plays a role in heart disease, the most common cause of smoking-related death.

And think about this: A smoking habit of 20 cigarettes a day puts approximately the same amount of stress on the heart as 90 pounds of extra weight would. When we stop smoking, heart rate slows down somewhat, causing metabolism to dip a bit as well.

While shifts in metabolism, along with dietary changes, can signal a slight weight gain, we can take steps to build our metabolic rate back up in ways that benefit our health rather than destroy it, as smoking does. If weight gain due to smoking cessation is something you fear or is a reality you're struggling with, use the tips below to help you keep your weight stable as you recover from nicotine addiction.

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mojo
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:33 pm

Smoking does appear to speed up your metabolism, increasing calorie burn somewhat each time you light up. A study published in 2009 in "Nicotine & Tobacco Research Advance Access " found that smokers had lower body mass indexes than both nonsmokers and ex-smokers, despite consuming more calories. The average BMI for current smokers was 25.36, while those who never smoked averaged 26.94 and quitters averaged 26.95. However, conflicting research makes it unclear how strong an effect cigarettes have on metabolism.

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eric the beard
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Fri Jan 09, 2015 4:35 pm

its going well, thedark. i think that's me done with them now hopefully.

still get wee 2-3 second pangs every once in a while but they pass very very quickly and i'd say it's perfectly natural still to get those.

the weight gain is a definite negative, though. the only negative. it must have been the smokes keeping me lean and mean over the years ;)

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