Category Archives: Live Below the Line

Live Below the Line Challenge ~ Day Four

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Today was the day I thought the challenge would break me…. the day I told myself I had to be out of my mind to have committed to doing this. I didn’t take any pictures of my food today. I just didn’t care. I

Live Below the Line Challenge ~ Day Three


Over halfway through the challenge. I feel tired and weak. It’s taken all my effort to keep updating my blog. I feel like taking a sick day! I can only begin to imagine what it would be like to live

Live Below the Line Challenge ~ Day Two


Day two. Hanging in there. Didn’t feel the hunger as badly today. It may be because I made some changes to my planned menu to allow for peanut butter. The bit of protein goes a long way in keeping me feeling more

Live Below the Line Challenge ~ Day One


I heard from many people that the first day is the toughest. I was admittedly a bit dizzy and shaky at times… especially in the half hour before my next meal. I also had trouble concentrating. I think I did okay and I hope today is

Live Below the Line Challenge ~ My Menu

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I put together a menu for the 5 days of the challenge. I tried to keep it simple, because I will still be preparing regular meals for Ross and Xander. The menu doesn’t have a lot of variety and it’s definitely nutritionally incomplete, but

The Live Below the Line Challenge

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Beginning tomorrow (Monday) I am undertaking a challenge designed to increase awareness about the difficulties of living below the poverty line. The organization explains it best… Live Below the Line is an innovative awareness and fundraising campaign that’s making a huge difference in the fight against