Outfits of the Week

GUYS. What am I becoming?! A fashion/lifestyle/beauty blogger or something?! Haha, nah. But I do love reading those types of blogs. Little do people know, but I really, really love clothes, shopping, fashion and stalking cool street style on Instagram. I know that people are surprised by this. To the point that once I went…

What I Ate Yesterday #2

Hello and welcome back to another food diary! Hope you are all well and getting excited for a long Easter weekend. Here’s what I ate yesterday: BREAKFAST – 4SP (+1SP Coffee) Two toasted Nanna’s waffles (3SP) topped with some raspberries (0SP), 2TBS Anchor Greek-Style Natural Yoghurt (which is my new fave- 0SP) and a drizzle…

What I Ate Yesterday #1

Hello friends and welcome to what I hope will become a new weekly instalment called “What I Ate Yesterday”. Basically, I took photos of what I ate throughout the day and thought I would share, because I love this type of content. Plus, I love food. Perfect ❤ So, yesterday was pretty lazy. I had…

Why I Joined Weight Watchers (Again)

Hello friends! Four weeks ago I took the plunge of signing up to Weight Watchers again. As you know, I have had great success with them before, but unfortunately, due to both my own failings to maintain my weight but also due to a series of events, I put the weight back on and then…

Happy First Birthday!

Today, ladies and gents, is My Name In Bold’s first birthday!!! I have been blogging about my life of boys, food, losing weight, gaining weight, life problems, university, mental health, food, and boys for a whole year. That’s a bit of an achievement. So snaps for me. Snaps to my blog because it can’t eat…

Sunny Sunday

Hello and HAPPY SUNDAY! Sunday is my favourite day of the week, but it might seem weird to many because I work on a Sunday. Secret is, I adore my job – I work in the cutest boutique on Cuba Street, so I’m surrounded by gorgeous things and I get to chat away to lovely…

Weird, But Fun Weird

HELLOOOOOO!!! This week has been fun but bizarre. I don’t really know how to quantify it but I’ll just write down a list of weird, but happy moments: + Getting photographed for a university publication that is going to advertise postgrad study. I am going to be an example to everyone. Like, what?! Picture me,…

Sunday!!

I made it through the week! I even managed to blog last night awkwardly using my phone, only to realise how badly formatted it was this morning. Awkward. Scroll through for the last of my daily food blogs and along to a little write up about what I’ve learnt from this 7 Day Challenge. BREAKFAST…

Friday

HAPPY FRIDAY!!! I am ready for a fresh start after a relaxing weekend. Oh yeah, it’s FRI-YAY! BREAKFAST Another banana smoothie. I just really like them… 1 banana, 1T PB and 1C almond & coconut milk blended and served over ice. Cheers to the weekend! LUNCH 10 Anneke points to whoever can guess what I…

Thursday

Helloooooo! It’s day 4 of the MNIB 7 Day Challenge – a challenge to get me to post pics of everything I eat in order to keep myself accountable and eat lots of delicious and healthy food. I am really enjoying doing this. It’s SO easy to take a quick snap of my food throughout…

Wednesday

BREAKFAST I totally ran out of time for breakfast (and also to pack my lunch – bad Anneke) so decided to assemble a breakfast from a cafe menu, asking for eggs on toast without the toast and some sides. I had 2 poached eggs with 1/4 avo and some smoked salmon with a trim latte…

Tuesday

BREAKFAST Shakshuka eggs: 2 eggs cooked in a tomato based sauce with cannellini beans and lots of garlic and oregano, topped with greek yoghurt, chili relish and coriander. I had mountain bread and a cup of earl grey tea on the side. ❤ LUNCH Asian style quinoa salad: Quinoa, kumara, cherry tomatoes, spinach and coriander…