Lorraine Kelly, 58, presenter of the Lorraine present, revealed she has placed on weight by way of doing dry January.
Whereas many do dry January for well being causes after an indulgent Christmas interval.
Nevertheless, for Lorraine – who has slimmed down from a dimension 14 to a dimension 10 – the well being kick has had the alternative impact.
“Can I inform you one thing, I really feel as if I’ve had a hangover for a month, and I’ve put weight on,” she advised Good Morning Britain presenters.
The rationale, she confessed, is as a result of she’d swapped her typical alcohol for candy treats.
This has had a foul impact on her weight loss plan: “I’ve been consuming chocolate as a substitute of gin.”
“I wanted one thing!”, she added, laughing as she spoke on the ITV present.
Lorraine Kelly ditched alcohol for a month as a part of her Lose the Booze marketing campaign.
She took half on this with the Soberistas, a worldwide community of girls who’ve gone sober.
Later, on Lorraine, talking about her expertise, she stated she missed booze on the weekend.
She missed it notably: “After soccer, particularly when you’ve misplaced. The solar goes down and also you simply desire a wee drink.”
Lorraine has beforehand spoken of how she was once a “large lass”, in dialog with fellow ITV presenters Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby.
She beforehand credited her new determine to zumba courses with health teacher Maxine Jones.
“I actually stay up for my courses, and with the brand new DVD we wished to point out what a category was like.
However whereas Lorraine’s weight loss is thanks to exercise, she doesn’t imagine in diets.
“I don’t assume they work, it’s all about portion management,” she stated.
“My husband cooks for me and generally I ask ‘how many individuals are coming spherical?’