Missing My CGM

On May 18, 2010 By

When The meter read 298 mg/dl, my first thought was that I was probably 300 mg/dl all night. If I would have known about it I would have done something about it. Then I thought about what I did before bed last night, and what i messed up on, and how much harder my day [...]

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The “C” word

On May 16, 2010 By

From Karen:
Sunday 5/16 – Dream a little dream – life after a cure. To wrap up Diabetes Blog Week, let?s pretend a cure has been found. We are all given a tiny little pill to swallow and *poof* our pancreases are back in working order. No side effects. [...]

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From Karen:
Saturday 5/15 – Diabetes snapshots. Inspired by the Diabetes 365 project, let?s snap a few d-related pictures to share today. Post as many or as few as you?d like. Be creative! Feel free to blog your thoughts on or explanations of your pictures. Or leave out [...]

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Get Me Moving!

On May 14, 2010 By

From Karen
Friday 5/14 – Let’s get moving. Exercise . . . love it or hate it? Do you have a regular exercise routine? Or do you have trouble finding your exercise motivation? How do you manage your insulin and food to avoid bottoming out during your workout? Today is [...]

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Carbohydratatarian

On May 13, 2010 By

From Karen:

“Thursday 5/13 – To carb or not to carb. Today let’s blog about what we eat. And perhaps what we don’t eat. Some believe a low carb diet is important in diabetes management, while others believe carbs are fine as long as they are counted and bolused for. Which [...]

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Biggest Supporter

On May 12, 2010 By

Day 3 ? Your Biggest Supporter.Sure, our diabetes care is ultimately up to us and us alone. But it?s important to have someone around to encourage you, cheer you, and even help you when you need it. Today it?s time to gush and brag about your biggest supporter. Is it your spouse or [...]

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From Karen, our assignment for today:
Tuesday 5/11 ? Making the low go. Tell us about your favorite way to treat a low. Juice? Glucose tabs? Secret candy stash? What?s your favorite thing to indulge in when you are low? What do you find brings your blood sugar up [...]

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A Typical Day?

On May 10, 2010 By

My friend Karen, over at Bitter Sweet Diabetes Blog, kicked off an idea to post on a certain aspect of diabetes on specific days, posting each day of this week. I love the idea, and so have a lot of other people! Last I heard there were over 90 [...]

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Magical Meet Ups

On May 7, 2010 By

It has been about three days since I dropped George off at the airport.  I have been thinking about how to write about it ever since.  You know what?  There is no way I can do the visit justice.  It is literally impossible to describe how great it was.

George and I have [...]

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George’s vacationhere absolutely FLEW by.  But we did a lot of fun things.  I know that we’ll both be posting a bit about all of the fun stuff over the next few days, so I don’t want to let the all of the cats out of the bag at the same time. 

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