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On Sunday morning I had to take JHogg to the hospital to have his shoulder x-rayed. My sister had agreed to look after Piglet. I managed to successfully overpack his bag – here’s how its done: First and foremost make sure you’ve had no more than 3 hours sleep due to all sorts of shenanigans

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Prior to having Piglet I had learnt to accept the shape I was. It wasn’t “perfect” by any means, but I knew how to work with that I had. My post baby body, initially, looks pretty similar to how I was before. I am an ok weight, I’m generally in proportion. From the outside I

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We slipped off the meal plan twice last week – whoops! Thankfully I got all the food into the freezer so nothing went to waste. Here’s hoping we stick to it this week. The Adult’s Menu Monday: Tomato, basil and roasted red pepper soup with fresh bread Tuesday: Mince and Tatties Wednesday: Chicken Pasanda (One we skipped

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This post is being shared as part of World Breast Feeding Week. To find out more please visit http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org For me, breastfeeding was never really a question. It was something I just always assumed I would do. It never occurred to me to buy bottles or formula to have in the cupboard just in case.

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July – what a month it’s been! We started the month off by submitting our building warrant application for the change to the downstairs layout of the house. Unfortunately it got returned with some queries but we’re hoping we’ll have our approval through soon! We booked a trip for the end of September with the

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JHogg is a meat and potato fan, whereas I like to mix things up a bit. This recipe for chicken and new potato hash satisfies both our wants out of a meal. The original came from the Body Coach Lean in 15, however we made a few adaptations to meet Mr Fussy’s needs. It is

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Diabetes is something I’ve touched on in some of my previous posts, and will continue to talk about in the future. I have Type 1 diabetes, but how many of you actually know what that is? I mean REALLY know. What is Diabetes? Diabetes is when you’re body isn’t able to regulate the level of glucose in

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Maryculter House Hotel is where JHogg and I got married in March last year. It is also where we had one of our first dates! Situated right on the River Dee, the hotel overlooks JHoggs golf course. It is a small hotel with only 22 rooms, and is extremely old. The rooms are all different shapes

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Piglet 5 months

The last month has flown by – I don’t know how we’ve reached 5 months. Piglet has really changed in the past few weeks and his personality is starting to show through. We’ve found his natural routine finally and its made for a really happy chap to have around! He has rolled out twice this

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Menu planning has become all the more important to me recently. My car has been in for repair for around a month now and so I’m restricted to grocery shopping at the weekends with Jonathans car. This means I need to know what we are going to need as our local shop really only has