It is currently Sat Sep 21, 2019 8:17 pm

Free Newsletter


Weightloss Confessions where you can confess your weight loss sins.

Moderator: Moderators


Postby Mandie » Tue Oct 16, 2007 5:47 am


Just woke up at 2am, first thing I did was go into the kitchen, without even thinking I just ate a plain bagel.

Whyyyy do I do this to myself? I didn't even want it, I was just on autopilot!

User avatar
Posts: 2811
Joined: Thu Jul 27, 2006 11:34 pm
Location: Perth

Postby Fireball » Tue Oct 16, 2007 6:20 am

How frustrating! I know what you mean I've done the same thing many times over the years. :(

"Unknowingly, we plow the dust of the stars, blown about us by the wind, and drink the universe in a glass of rain."
Ihab Hassan
Posts: 687
Joined: Mon Jun 11, 2007 5:36 am
Location: Adelaide

Postby Playboy_bunny » Wed Oct 17, 2007 9:22 pm

oh hun I have done that soo many times :( nevermind, move past it hun today is another day xx
User avatar
Posts: 2145
Joined: Sat Jun 02, 2007 10:34 pm

Postby kate_turner2000 » Wed Oct 17, 2007 9:55 pm

ive never had a bagel!
User avatar
Posts: 13910
Joined: Wed Aug 16, 2006 11:59 am
Location: Central Coast NSW

Postby Butterfly_Dawn » Thu Oct 18, 2007 8:46 am

you did it because you were on autopilot. Period. This is a habit. Change your routine so that when you wake up you DELIBERATELY do something differnt to usual so you avoid food until you are awake enough to control habitual responses. Maybe you will need to put a reminder on your bedroom door for a while until you have a new habit in place
35kg lost. (November 2005 - October 2006)
15kg gained again (as at October 2010).
Back to the drawing board - Let's do this thing!

"You can't change the winds, but you can change the sails"

"Reach out and take control of what lands in your lap"

User avatar
Posts: 4151
Joined: Thu Nov 03, 2005 10:28 pm
Location: Hobart, Tas

Postby Mandie » Thu Oct 18, 2007 8:51 am

thanks everyone!

kate - really?? bagels are awesome :) but maybe its better to not know what you are missing.. hmm

tegan - you're very right. when im at joels house, i NEVER snack in the middle of the night because its a different environment, so i guess i dont get the cues i do at home? and because they are boys, so there isn't usually a lot of food...

but yeah. definitely gotta change my habits. maybe when im at home tonight i will put my chair in front of my door or something so i have to move that to get out and see how that works.. hopefully ill be good!

i wanna weigh in tomorrow, so thats some motivation!
User avatar
Posts: 2811
Joined: Thu Jul 27, 2006 11:34 pm
Location: Perth

Return to Confessional

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests