Dresses & Insulin Pumps: Where to put a pump so it doesn’t show?
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
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?
This past weekend, my friends, siblings and I went to the beach. Yay!! Just what everyone wants to do on a gorgeous 90 degree weather day. Unfortunately, for those of us suffering with type 1 diabetes, it’s not always that easy. We need to plan ahead. We need to pack extra snacks in case of… Continue reading Type 1 Diabetes + Beach = List of Essentials
I think its a wonderful idea for children (and anyone who’s not old enough or brave enough to get a real tattoo) to use these temporary medical ID tattoos.
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
Many people are completely unaware of what good blood sugar control is or how often I check my blood sugar, or how much insulin I give myself and why! Learn more by reading this: http://wp.me/p1xFGD-tI