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The Spoonie Mummy Reviews – No More Grapes

Good morning and happy Wednesday!  Hope you are enjoying a great week and good news - it is half way to the weekend!  I have a great new website to share with all you spoonies like me, called No More Grapes. I don't know about you, but getting admitted to hospital, especially when it comes… Continue reading The Spoonie Mummy Reviews – No More Grapes

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Hit Or Miss Recommendation – Aqua Carpatica

Apologies for the radio silence today, I am yet again working on another university assignment so am pretty busy!  I thought I would pop on this evening to share with you a product I had been sent to try - AQUA Carpatica.  You can check out their website here. I was sent a couple of… Continue reading Hit Or Miss Recommendation – Aqua Carpatica

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Stripping Down Baseplate Extenders – Worth The Hype?

So any one who follows me on Instagram and Facebook will have seen my sore skin photo caused by my use of the Brava Elastic Tape Extenders. If not here is what happened to my skin after wearing them for three days. My skin was weeping, extremely dry and bleeding in places, I even had… Continue reading Stripping Down Baseplate Extenders – Worth The Hype?

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Am I Confident In The New Salts Confidence BE Ostomy Bags?

So there has been a lot of excitement surrounding the launch of the new Salts Confident BE ostomy bags and I was really looking forward to trying them out.  I use Salts bags anyway, so was really hoping to find out whether these would be an 'upgrade' to the ones I currently use and love. … Continue reading Am I Confident In The New Salts Confidence BE Ostomy Bags?

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Hit Or Miss – Protein Water Co

With an ileostomy I have to be really careful to keep hydrated.  My large bowel is no longer in use, which is where most of your fluid intake is absorbed.  This means you need an increased fluid intake, as well as increasing your intake of sugar, salt and electrolytes in order to stay hydrated when… Continue reading Hit Or Miss – Protein Water Co

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#bagroulette – My review of the Coloplast Sensura Mio

It's week three of #bagroulette and this week we are trying out Stephie's brand of bag, the Coloplast Sensura Mio. I have used these bags previously and didn't get on with them so was a little nervous about this one. Although I loved alot about them, I had so many leaks and as it was… Continue reading #bagroulette – My review of the Coloplast Sensura Mio

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#bagroulette – My review of the Pelican Platinum Convex Stoma Bag

WARNING - You can see a bit of output (poo) in one of the photos featured in this post So hopefully you have read all about the challenge that the girls from The IBD & Ostomy Show and I are doing this month. We have decided to try out each others brand of bags for… Continue reading #bagroulette – My review of the Pelican Platinum Convex Stoma Bag