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Pregnancy through December

This has been a crazy December. Starting the month out at 33 weeks pregnant, I have been dealing with Gestational Diabetes and an awful doctor, working on my side business, getting ready for baby, dealing with our house flood, and Holidays. December 1st, 33 weeks Picking up from my previous post, I continued to have… Continue reading Pregnancy through December

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Gestational Diabetes Week 27-32

Recap I took the glucose test on October 9th, and was diagnosed with gestational diabetes on October 11th. My meter prescription was picked up on the 12th. Read all the details here. The next day I received another call from the doctor’s office to ask why I didn’t want to sign up for the class… Continue reading Gestational Diabetes Week 27-32

Crochet · Family · Patterns · Projects

Scott Throw, Free Blanket Pattern

I started making this pattern for (I'm not gonna say who so they don't get sad that they didn't get it) for Christmas last year. Then I became pregnant and nauseous, and I was unable to finish any of the projects I had planned for that Christmas. Originally it was going to just be grey… Continue reading Scott Throw, Free Blanket Pattern

Projects · What I'm working on

Fall craft projects/ Christmas presents

Bumpkins project  Supplies Orange (pumpkin) paint Green (stem) paint Paper plate or paintbrush Construction paper And of course a baby I made this when Cubby was a baby. At that point in his life it was very hard to get his hands and feet flat for a hand or foot print so this was an… Continue reading Fall craft projects/ Christmas presents

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TrimHealthyMama.com Shopping List

Here is a list of items I like to buy specifically from TrimHealthyMama.com, and why. You may notice this list does not include every item in the THM store. That is because I have found, what I believe to be, equal items on Amazon (or in my local stores) for a better deal. You can see… Continue reading TrimHealthyMama.com Shopping List

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THM Ingredients to Buy on Amazon

First of all, I get a lot from Amazon, and I highly recommend getting a Prime membership. This is a list of THM special and non special ingredient items that I like to buy from Amazon and why.  Please Note: Prices are subject to change. The prices listed are what I purchased the item for or… Continue reading THM Ingredients to Buy on Amazon

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Glucose Test / Gestational Diabetes

My midwife wanted me to take the glucose test for gestational diabetes. I will have been on the Trim Healthy Mama plan for two years this coming January. Since I have not had sugar for so long I really struggled with the idea of drinking a cup of sugar for a test. This test was… Continue reading Glucose Test / Gestational Diabetes

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Recipe Reviews/ Beet Kvass Update

Sorry I haven’t posted any recipe reviews in a while. I just didn’t try any new recipes for a few days, I have been working hard on some crochet projects, and things just got away from me. Also, it’s time for me to update you on my Beet Kvass experiment. I have been trying new… Continue reading Recipe Reviews/ Beet Kvass Update