The personal blog of Michael Redington.

Out of All the Things I Have Lost, I Miss My Mind the Most.

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2021-12-26

Pokémon Crystal: Nuzlocke Challenge #00 - Look what I found!

Oh hey, look what I found! All this started when I was sorting through some boxes to rearrange the storage in both my home office and bedroom. During this shuffle, I found my Nintendo 64 transfer pack with a copy of Pokémon Crystal in it. Now owning a copy of Pokémon Stadium 2 I decided to throw it into my Nintendo 64, attached the transfer pack only to discover the inevitable horror of all old Game Boy game collectors… the battery in Pokémon Crystal was dead.

2021-07-15

Intermittent Fasting

Ripped from my blog post “Weight Log: 10 - 125 days of Intermittent fasting” Let us start with the basics, what the heck is intermittent fasting? Intermittent fasting (IF) is an eating pattern that cycles between periods of fasting and eating. It doesn’t specify which foods you should eat but rather when you should eat them. In this respect, it’s not a diet in the conventional sense but more accurately described as an eating pattern.


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Weight loss accountability posts

2022-06-01

Weight Log: 23 - Nothing Significant to Report

Latest recorded weight: 180.7 kg - 398.4 lb - 28 stone and 6.4 lb - BMI: 55.8 Not sure what to say? I didn’t change anything and nothing changed. Kind of as expected. Just like everyone else in the world, cost of living is making things tough but I’m doing better after some hardcore budgeting. Will this make this journey harder? I dunno, maybe. I had been experimenting with a CBD supplement to suppress appetite but due to cost that’s going to stop.

2022-05-18

Weight Log: 22.5 - A Long March Towards Progress

Latest recorded weight: 180.7 kg - 398.4 lb - 28 stone and 6.4 lb - BMI: 55.8 Diet 😕 / Mental willpower 😪 / Exercise 🚶‍♂️ Next full post 1st June 2022. Anyway, here’s the gif:~

2022-05-04

Weight Log: 22 - Definition of Insanity

Latest recorded weight: 182.8 kg - 403 lb - 28 stone and 11 lb - BMI: 56.4 Back to where I was a month ago? This makes no sense but okay… So while I’m once again up and back to the weight I was not only from 4 weeks ago but also when I started this, I measured myself yesterday and have lost 4 inches off my belly. Yet I’m the same weight?


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