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Life as it is... and my love affair with FOOD!

As I try to boot my old laptop just to check if it's stil working I realized that it has been days since I surf the internet! Yes, I use my laptop at the office for work but due to connectivity problems, I am not really connected to the world wide web due to the corporate need to isolate us from everything out there.

What was I doing these past few days? Hmmmm... I guess, i would say that I have been living... trying to get the best out of every day that come my way. One thing that brings me such joy these past few days is that I think I have fallen in love again with FOOD!

Don't get me wrong, I am not a skinny, and anorexic being but the past few years, eating big meals bring me anxiety. Yes, being a woman, I equate food with fat, fat and fat. I am a BIG girl so as much as I can I don't really prepare food for myself.

I think that is one of my problems these past years. I am not eating proper food. I graze through junk food, chocolate and whatever processed food I can find. That was no good.

This year, my foodie self came into life again :) That's why it was with great joy that we go to the sunday markets regularly now. I love to sample a wide variety of food (of course, I always go to the Suman and kesong puti section, yum!). I am no longer afraid of fat or cholesterol. Ces la vie! Apart from coming out, it's a liberating experience to eat without fear :)

Well, I have to end it here, I hear Mommie preparing for our next foodie adventure... To everyone, don't be afraid - EAT , Love and be merry!

Bon appetit!

Amen!

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