Weight a minute, you also hide chocolate from your partner?

Couples hide many things from each other, and that's never sweet. Well, at least now. study commissioned by the British Heart Foundation, has unearthed the lengths to which people go to conceal their chocolate eating habits from their partners. It all starts small, a piece here and a block there but before you know it the entire relationship has melted and its all because of the sweetest indulgence in the world.

"I tossed and turned, and when i opened my eyes I realized he was still awake, probably also craving" says *Jenny, mother of two who married her high school sweetheart. Like Jenny, many people in relationships hide their chocolate cravings and rather sneak out of bed pretending to be doing their midnight trip to the loo, but every trip needs a pit stop and for them it's at the fridge in the kitchen.

The study goes on to say that many of us have a secret stash of chocolate, with a quarter hiding their supplies in their drawer at work, a sixth in the bedside table and a tenth well away from their person in the glove compartment of their car.

Do you have a secret eating habit that your partner knows nothing about? Or perhaps they think you have it under control, little do they know that rattling sound under the pillow is not your daughter's toy that she left before you took her to bed.

"Some nights I literally have to create an emergency trip to the clinic or store for extra milk for the kids' breakfast in the morning, just so i can get an extra slab of my Lindt" says Mike. His wife thinks the world of him, regards him to be the sweetest man on earth, little does she know how accurate she actually is.

The big worry is that this sweet tooth leads to considerable weight gain and threatens your heart and relationship.

Do you make midnight trips to the kitchen? Hide some chocolate in the car? Do you have a secret binge when you're at work that your partner is not aware of? Share your sweet tale below...


This article first appeared on 702 : Weight a minute, you also hide chocolate from your partner?


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
[LISTEN] #NakedScientist: Very first lab-grown oesophagus implanted in mice

[LISTEN] #NakedScientist: Very first lab-grown oesophagus implanted in mice

Experiment will hopefully lead to clinical trials of food pipes for kids born with part of their oesophagus damaged or missing.

[LISTEN] Callers share how they beat the odds to achieve academic excellence

[LISTEN] Callers share how they beat the odds to achieve academic excellence

Callers share how they overcame difficult situations to get an education.

Is the ANCYL still relevant and who is likely to take over the leadership reins?

Is the ANCYL still relevant and who is likely to take over the leadership reins?

Former ANCYL spokesperson and eNCA political reporter Samkele Maseko discuss who is up for the new ANCYL leadership.

Do we need yet another Commission of Inquiry?

Do we need yet another Commission of Inquiry?

Callers weigh in on whether South Africa needs another commission of Inquiry.

Facing retrenchment? Here's how your employer is meant to handle it

Facing retrenchment? Here's how your employer is meant to handle it

The law requires an employer to give an employee a notice and conduct consultations when they contemplate retrenchments.

Callers rally behind Zondi, question support for Omotoso at the trial

Callers rally behind Zondi, question support for Omotoso at the trial

Callers on The Eusebius McKaiser Show with Sizwe Mpofu-Walsh discuss the Omotoso Trial.

Popular articles
News24 exposes how big SA corporates are funding fake news

News24 exposes how big SA corporates are funding fake news

A News24 investigation has exposed how some of South Africa's biggest companies have been advertising on fake news websites.

[Watch] SA choir stuns with isiZulu cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’

[Watch] SA choir stuns with isiZulu cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’

Khabazela shares some of the most popular tweets, posts, and videos on 'What's gone Viral'.

[WATCH] Man exposes people selling stolen goods on Facebook

[WATCH] Man exposes people selling stolen goods on Facebook

Anton Fourie says he used his phone to record the interaction to create awareness of what is going on in the community.

Zondi tells court that she had to 'look happy' in church out of fear for Omotoso

Zondi tells court that she had to 'look happy' in church out of fear for Omotoso

Cheryl Zondi is testifying against Pastor Timothy Omotoso who is accused of rape and human trafficking in his Durban church.

Woman alleges pastor Omotoso began sexually abusing her at 14

Woman alleges pastor Omotoso began sexually abusing her at 14

Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso and his two co-accused face multiple charges, including human trafficking, racketeering and rape.

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

These are the emergency numbers you should have on your cellphone and this is what you must understand about how they work.