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Gestational diabetic-sugar addict... Take 2!

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Loveallmyboys Sun 13-Jul-14 21:37:39

Ah thanks so much. I totally forgot yesterday and woofed a tikka masala! Only dawned on me as I was on my last mouthful! Idiot that I am! Tomorrow I'm hitting asda and stocking up on tasteless goodies smile

Missingcaffeine Sat 12-Jul-14 14:44:27

Remove all sweet things from your house, stock up on loads of sugar free snacks and carry them with you everywhere. That way you won't be tempted. I haven't got GD, but I would be fat if I ate carbs/sugar so I follow a fairly low carb/sugar free diet all the time - much healthier and we should all avoid sugar and flour based products.
Nuts are a good snack to keep in your handbag. I really like smoked almonds (can't remember the brand) but sold in big supermarkets. Cheese and cooked meats are also good, but not so good for your handbag. Cream cheese/cottage cheese are lower fat if you are worried about that. Egg fritata that you can just slice a bit when you fancy it? Olives?

Loveallmyboys Fri 11-Jul-14 23:21:47

Got the results of my GTT today and no surprises, the GD has crept back! I had it with my last pg, too. I'm only 17+3 so I'm feeling pretty deflated that, for the rest of this already complicated pregnancy, I can't even chow down on chocolate or mcdonalds!
Anyone got any GD-friendly foodie ideas that won't make me want to scrape off my taste buds in disgust?!

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