I am a Nutcase

Daily Prompt: Pour Some Sugar on Me
What is your favorite thing to eat? Bread pudding? Chocolate chip oatmeal cookies? A smooth and creamy piece of cheese cake? Tell about the anticipation and delight of eating your favorite dessert. Not into sweets? Tell about your weakness for that certain salty snack.

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The moment I catch sight of an ice cream, dessert or chocolates, I change from a staid person into someone else. I forget one of my unwritten ( they are unwritten cause I don’t want anyone to know) resolutions to watch my ever expanding waistline. I want to know why it adds to the waist? Why not to the hands and face? I have seen that faces that are round and chubby don’t look old. Is it my observation or have I got it wrong?

I go gaga over nuts. I think I must be having DNA acquired from squirrels from the way I hoard nuts. Back home, nuts occupied considerable space in the pantry. Here, they (I mean nuts) jostle for space among my clothes.

When I am watching a movie, or I am immersed in reading a book, I chomp on pistachios, almonds and peanuts. I keep on munching them. The only thing which stops me is the fear of having blood pressure which puts a stop to it.

Believe me, I would have ballooned into a colossal, fatty mountain. I am afraid my children would have failed to recognize me if that had happened. I call on my reserves of self control to stop gobbling my favorite things. I do check myself in what, and how much I eat.

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I am a Nutcase

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16 thoughts on “I am a Nutcase”

  1. Ice cream, chocolate and nuts? You’ve been in my kitchen. I eat pistachios (really a seed) or cashews every day. I also eat dark chocolate every day. I try not to eat ice cream every day. That does add inches to my weight and waist faster than anything else.

    I do not have to put my nuts in my closet πŸ™‚

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    1. We must have been made from the same mud or clay by God. 😊. To clarify on the closet thing, I live with my son. I have a room to myself only so I hoard my goodies in the closet. Chocolates and chewing gum too.

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      1. I remember you mentioned in an earlier post that you lived with your son. I understood why your goodies were sharing space with your clothes πŸ™‚

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