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We have always had the luxury of being a 2 car family. I know you don’t NEED a car to get around, but with Piglet in tow my life has always been made a lot easier by being able to just jump in the car. Not long ago my car started to play up. It

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One of the really “fun” parts about Type 1 Diabetes is how unpredictable it is. Food, exercise, stress, hormones, the weather – you name it, it all has an affect on blood glucose levels. If you have T1D and are pregnant then you are in all honesty all over the place. Your insulin requirements are

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A few weeks ago I ordered these gorgeous leggings for Piglet from Bee Minor. I had been drooling over them on Instagram for a while so when there was a sale I just couldn’t help myself! The legging are all made from certified organic fabric, they are so soft and I hope they’re as comfortable

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I love nothing more than a big fat baby. The chubby cheeks, their screw on hands, the thigh rolls. They are adorable! I was so ready to have a little chunk of my own, with Michelin Man rolls all over. It is fairly common for Type 1 Diabetic mothers to have large babies – I was prepped

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So…..errr…. turns out I’m a bit rubbish at this. I have zero discipline when it comes to exercise! Day 8: Managed to get myself in gear and do the workout. Noticed myself slacking off a bit, particularly in the strength exercises, so I tried to stop that. It worked…. kind of. Day 9: I suddenly became really

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On Saturday JHogg and I dropped the dog and Piglet off at Grannys and headed to our local beer festival. We had been to it last year, but I was around 7 or 8 weeks pregnant and had morning sickness and generally miserable! We had high hopes for this year and it didn’t disappoint! They

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Another week! JHogg’s shoulder is improving so he’s back to being a bit more hands on in the kitchen which really helps me out. We’re getting a bit bored of our meals so if you have any recipe suggestions please leave them below! The Adult’s Menu Monday: Chicken and New Potato Hash Tuesday: Chicken Teriyaki Stir-Fry Wednesday: Tomato

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Two weeks ago crisis hit. We’re a man down and I’ve been going it solo parenting Piglet. JHogg is here in spirit, but he’s been about as useful as a chocolate tea pot. He had an emergency trip to a&e for a suspected dislocated shoulder, a follow up for an X-ray (which resulted in one

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I love a dessert and during the hot slightly warmer summer months berries are my first choice. Whether shop bought or straight from my Grandparents allotment, with icing sugar on waffles or on their own with lashings of cream, I want them! And don’t forget tossing a couple in some Pimms or a glass of prosecco

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Sleepytot

When Piglet was born he was encouraged to suck his thumb or take a dummy by the neonatal nurses. As he was being tube fed they said it was good for him to practice the sucking action for when he was able to feed normally. I preferred he took a dummy, and didn’t really think