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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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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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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

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Trim Healthy Table Cookbook

  Last night I pre-ordered Trim Healthy Table, Trim Healthy Mama’s new cookbook that is coming out September 12th I believe. The Deal Right now if you pre-order you will get a sneak preview of 6 recipes AND 1 month free subscription to the Trim Healthy Mama Membership site! That is awesome! Even better the… Continue reading Trim Healthy Table Cookbook

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19 weeks, food for this pregnant mama

I am 19 weeks pregnant today! I have been kinda sad about each pound I have gained this pregnancy. Just because of how long it to to get to that goal weight, but today I had a realization. I just reached my pre-FIRST-pregnancy weight! That is so awesome to me. I am almost halfway through… Continue reading 19 weeks, food for this pregnant mama

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“Butterfinger” shake recipe THM – S

This shake is my new favorite treat. It's even good for breakfast.  I have a Ninja blender, but for shakes I prefer to use my black & decker personal blender. It seems to do a better job blending the ice.    “Butterfinger” shake THM - S 1 cup unsweetened/ vanilla cashew or almond milk  1… Continue reading “Butterfinger” shake recipe THM – S