When life gives you watermelon …


So here’s the thing, my boyfriend is more of an indoor cat, and so am I sometimes. Forget about walking to the store or you’ll stick out like a sore thumb here (and that’ll be the topic of another blog post ! Nobody walks much).

So we often end up ordering everything online to be delivered right at the door, I call it the legendary american convenient life. But there’s times where the person doing the shopping for you can’t find something and just gets the best uh … replacement. Let’s just pretend it’s about as good as fresh fruit I guess ?

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There’s a lot to gain

Gaining weight in america

So unsurprisingly, after a few months in California I did end up gaining a significant amount of weight … Well to me anyway. You could say 11lbs is not much in the grand scheme of things but I do tend to notice a 10 pounds gain on myself.

And the whole time I was trying to keep up with the gym and other activities like hikes ! But unfortunately that wasn’t really enough to fend off the delicious but greasy fast food.

Is it impossible to not gain weight in America ? Absolutely not ! Of course you can stay fit as long as you carefully monitor what you eat. If you come from Europe though you’ll just notice how easy it is to order food at any time of the day, and sometimes of the night, plus often free refills on your drinks.

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