Sunday, June 2, 2013

Weighty Matters

Before we left, Miriam and I have been going through a particularly lethargic period. Too many restaurant meals and our sedentary lifestyles had caught up with us and we were both a bit on the hefty side. Well, it’s amazing what a change in diet, a bit of exercise and extended periods of sweltering heat will do. Between us we’ve managed to lose 15kg in 6 weeks! Brad has lost a whopping 10kg and Miriam, 5kg. That is the weight of this small child that we have photographed for the purposes of this blog. 
P.S. I'm now wearing glasses

4 comments:

  1. I think holding children rather than bags of potatoes is a very effective way to demonstrate weight loss. I would like to see this on that fat show on tv (um Biggest Loser), then I might watch it.

    No you're right. I still wouldn't watch it.

    Nice work. And how did this child take the news he was a prop, and what was his understanding of it?

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  2. Brad - you've lost Grace!

    Maybe I should move to India once I pop out the next one. Won't take me so long to snap back into shape.

    Glad you're fulfilling your true reason for returning to the orphanage.

    x

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  3. Ah yes, did notice the glasses before the PS. Very studious-looking. Did they come with an extra dose of wisdom or is that only a side-effect of gray hair...? ;)

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