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Dear Aunt Flo

This is a post for my female readers, and those old enough to experience their monthly cycles. To all my male readers, this post may be a little TMI, but it’s your choice to read on…. I want to talk about dear Aunt Flo (aka your period or “that time of the month”) because it really… Continue reading Dear Aunt Flo

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Will My Children Also Have Type 1 Diabetes?

Don’t worry family; I am not pregnant, and there is no way I’d let you find out this way! But honestly, I do have a lot of fears about being pregnant and having type 1 diabetes. My endocrinologist suggested I get my hemoglobin A1c under 6.5% before we even try. I have achieved that goal… Continue reading Will My Children Also Have Type 1 Diabetes?

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Married with Type 1 Diabetes

Tomorrow marks one year of marriage for my husband and I. It seems like it was only yesterday, but at the same time, we have done a lot in our lives together in this past year that I will never forget. He has been there through the best of times (like us finally closing on… Continue reading Married with Type 1 Diabetes

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The Marriage to Diabetes

It’s been less than a year for my husband and I. We are still considered “newlyweds.” We are currently about to close on a house. I am trying to understand why people find keeping a marriage together so damn hard? I feel like I’ve been in a marriage for most of my life… Married to… Continue reading The Marriage to Diabetes

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Top 10 Things Diabetes Does to Complicate my Life!

Today I had all intentions of doing yoga after work. Checked my blood sugar after clocking outta work. 69mg/dL. Diabetes didn’t agree. Sh*t! If it weren’t for the fact that this instructor makes my blood sugars plummet every-single-time I take her class, I would have gone. So instead of running into a great yoga class,… Continue reading Top 10 Things Diabetes Does to Complicate my Life!