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Angela Coles
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After a Significant 4am Hypo.
Things to do after treating a significant hypo at 4am. Make sandwiches for the school lunch boxes Empty the dish washer Do another blood test, and treat another hypo Admire the dawn chorus Have a drink Sort the laundry Another blood test Praise God that thi...
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I've been carrying emergency insulin supplies around in various different pouches for several years now. I keep meaning to get something better, and having a huge fabric stash to the side of my desk, I decided to try making a...
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Cross Stitch Revival
Lisa wanted me to share some more about renewing my neglected hobbies this year. The first is cross stitch. I used to do this all the time, and had expanded to include other counted thread stitchwork. I have number of unfinished large projects. Some got pac...
Lisa wanted me to share some more about renewing my neglected hobbies this year. The first is cross stitch. I used to do this all the time, and had expanded to include other counted thread stitchwork. I have number of unfinis...
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Girl Power Layout
I've got my blog post set to schedule, as I'm unlikely to come online today. Why? It's my wedding anniversary. It's also layout reveal day for the second CKC April challenge . We've been given a card sketch from The Paper Players to use as a base for our sc...
I've got my blog post set to schedule, as I'm unlikely to come online today. Why? It's my wedding anniversary. It's also layout reveal day for the second CKC April challenge. We've been given a card sketch from The Paper Play...
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CKC April - Girl Power
Good morning world. It's April now, that makes us one quarter of the way through the year already - wow. One of my goals this year was to rediscover some old hobbies, that have been locked away in storage since just before Tisha was born. I had expected to ...
Good morning world. It's April now, that makes us one quarter of the way through the year already - wow. One of my goals this year was to rediscover some old hobbies, that have been locked away in storage since just before Ti...
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Friday Smiles on Saturday.
I have a short little mummy smile to share with you today. Something one of my children said, something that makes me smile, and think I've got something right in raising them. "Isn't it time you sorted out those bath toys? Particularly that man with the br...
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Insulin Pump Pouch Design
I've had several people ask me where the pattern is for the insulin pump pouches I've made for TJ and Roo. There really isn't one. I've been experimenting over the years, and this is how my most recent ones have been constructed. Design Notes: The school in...
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Cross Stitch for Charity
I follow a number of my favourite artists and crafters on social media and blogs etc. So as prt of reviving my embroidery hobby I had a look to see if the authors of my favourite chart books had Facebook accounts or Blogs. ONe one did, Jaybe Netley Meyhew. ...
I follow a number of my favourite artists and crafters on social media and blogs etc. So as prt of reviving my embroidery hobby I had a look to see if the authors of my favourite chart books had Facebook accounts or Blogs. ON...
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Daisies Everywhere
Spring has definitely sprung, and the trees are in various stages of bud, depending on variety and location. The grass is liberally sprinkled with little flowers, and Tisha has discovered a new pass time.
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Target Practice
We're in the final week of the school Easter Holidays, and the sun is shining. The girls have been outside getting in some shooting practice. I loved Tisha's hand on hip pose, and thought it goes superbly with the CKC Girl Power kit I pulled together to scr...
We're in the final week of the school Easter Holidays, and the sun is shining. The girls have been outside getting in some shooting practice. I loved Tisha's hand on hip pose, and thought it goes superbly with the CKC Girl Po...
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Zest Art Journal
Hello everyone, I hope you are having a happy March.  I've also been so busy with "must do" projects in addition to the usual medical stuff, that I've not had a lot of time to play with art. So today, with a break in-between household projects, I took time ...
Hello everyone, I hope you are having a happy March.  I've also been so busy with "must do" projects in addition to the usual medical stuff, that I've not had a lot of time to play with art. So today, with a break in-between ...
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Tutorial for making Danish hearts from paper.
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Digital Scrapbooking, Art, Crafts, Diabetes, Aspergers, Attachment Parenting
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My name is Angela, and I am married to a wonderful man called Daniel. We live in England with our 3 active children ( TJ, Roo, and Tisha). TJ & Roo have type 1 diabetes, and we are all on a gluten free diet. Little Roo has Aspergers. When I have the time I enjoy digital scrapbooking and various crafts.
I used to design craft printables, printable party kits, digital scrapbooking kits, and stiching charts. My design name is Toucan Scraps
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