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Happy Diaversary – Class of ’86

Today, 33 years ago on 3 October 1986 I was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes. I am actually at a bit of a loss for words. 33 years is a long time. I turn 34 in November. I want to cry a little. I have so many feelings on this day. Today I went and… Continue reading Happy Diaversary – Class of ’86

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Diary of a fat kid 1.0

Monday, 12 August The day had it's challenges, but nothing exciting happened. I did take my mother-in-law for a very fast paced shopping spree in Malmesbury during my lunch. I am so proud. Sometimes I surprise myself how fast I can actually move. Look, food is not my friend, yet, and lunch was 4 slices,… Continue reading Diary of a fat kid 1.0

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My favourite local shops #supportlocal

You can ask my husband any time and he will say I have a problem. Well, two actually. I love local, handmade arts, crafts and products and I absolutely love online shopping. I am a big fan of supporting locally produced goods. South African creators have so much to offer and these people/creators make me… Continue reading My favourite local shops #supportlocal

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No to Resolutions, YES to Goals

I do not set resolutions at the beginning of the year. A resolution is not specific. Each year millions of people start Jan 1st with: I am going to eat less I am going to exercise more I am going to stop smoking and the list goes on. A non-specific wish guide. The word resolution… Continue reading No to Resolutions, YES to Goals

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#HAPPYDIABETICCHALLENGE

I have done my second #happydiabeticchallenge this year. I missed a year as I took a break from Instagram and I also lost all my photos from the first one I did as I closed my old account and did not save the photos somewhere else. Silly me. This year Leah gave us great prompts… Continue reading #HAPPYDIABETICCHALLENGE

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The Good, The Bad and The Ugly – Customer Service

I recently celebrated my first ever 3 years at one company. I really enjoy my work and I really like my company. I will always try wherever I can to assist. Even working overtime for a whole week at free will (Yeah-a tiny bit of stupidity I sometimes think). I have moved around a lot… Continue reading The Good, The Bad and The Ugly – Customer Service

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5 Questions not to ask a Diabetic

One of the Diabetic bloggers I follow (I name her like this because Diabetes is relevant), did a post on 5 Questions to ask a Diabetic. I thought, hmmm I am going to do the opposite because I have 5 very annoying questions/sayings you should not ask/say to a Diabetic. I think this is based… Continue reading 5 Questions not to ask a Diabetic

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And Then We Got Married

First we met and did not want anything to do with each other. Then almost 2 years later we went to watch a cricket match together. We started dating in March 2017. We got engaged in September 2017. And then we got married in June 2018. Oh, I forgot, we set our wedding date on… Continue reading And Then We Got Married

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Here lies my wisdom

Let me start by saying that my experience with a dentist have always been with no issues at all. The worst experience I had was a dentist trying to rip me off. Other than that I had them tell me that I should stop wasting my dad's money as my teeth is perfect. That was… Continue reading Here lies my wisdom