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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

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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

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Strawberry Kefir Shake Recipe & Recipe Reviews

September 18: Update on Hello Health Sipper: It had a bell pepper aftertaste even after brushing my teeth, and it kind of grossed me out going to bed with that flavor in my mouth. Therefore, I will not be drinking it before bed again. Breakfast: I wanted to have a nectarine. So to keep it… Continue reading Strawberry Kefir Shake Recipe & Recipe Reviews

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Peanut Brittle Recipe THM S

Are you afraid to try the new sipper? I was! I mean bell pepper in a drink! In general I don’t really care for bell peppers. Why would I want to drink one? Well, I made it this evening, and you can read all about it under Second Snack. September 17: Breakfast: This morning I… Continue reading Peanut Brittle Recipe THM S

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Spicy Mac N Cheese Recipe and Some Recipe Reviews

Friday, September 15 Breakfast: Last night I made the Cinnamon Pecan Baked Pancake S (p.338). Again, I just made a half batch to see how it goes. I don’t have pecans so I used chopped walnuts. When it came out of the oven I took a tiny bite. It was a little dry, and I… Continue reading Spicy Mac N Cheese Recipe and Some Recipe Reviews

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Day Two Recipe Review & Quick Frosting Recipe

Thursday, September 14 Breakfast: I woke up ½ hour early this morning to make the Blender Freezer Waffles S (p.336). Probably should have made them last night, hence the name, but I decided to have these for breakfast when it was already past my bedtime. I made ⅔ batch because I didn’t want to have… Continue reading Day Two Recipe Review & Quick Frosting Recipe

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Trim Healthy Table Cookbook Arrived

My copy of Trim Healthy Table, the new cookbook from Trim Healthy Mama, arrived in the mail on Tuesday, September 12th. I was so excited that I sat on the curb and and started looking at all the recipes while I waited for my son’s school bus to arrive. (Funny story about that… There was… Continue reading Trim Healthy Table Cookbook Arrived