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Tag Archive: Dexcom CGM

Let’s Talk About Sex (with Type 1 Diabetes)

This post is intended for ages 18 and up as it references adult only activities. Having sex while having diabetes can be a little awkward, especially when its with someone knew or your… Continue reading

Pretty the Pump (or CGM)

I found these nifty little stickers and covers just for your insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors (CGMs).

Order New Transmitter

Well this isn’t a good sign! What to do?

Middle of the Night

I had my typical-middle-of-the-night-alarm set to check my blood sugar level.

Gaining Control

With that extra encouragement from my doctor (and my husband), I feel like I can get it into a ‘normal’ or ‘acceptable’ range more quickly than ever before.

Fall Back

If you haven’t already known, your supposed to turn your clocks back one hour tonight — which means an extra hour of sleep! Most people would be excited for this, but I am not so much. What could that extra hour do to my blood sugar level?

Yoga with Type 1 Diabetes

Yoga is relaxing. Yoga lets you relieve stress. Yoga will lower your blood sugar level. A few months back, I started a graphic design job at a fitness club. I got a free gym… Continue reading

Father-Daughter Diabetic Style

Not your usual ‘father-daughter’ dance. I couldn’t keep my blood sugars up.. watch to see why! #diabeticprobs My wedding day was definitely a day to fight with my diabetes. I tried to eat… Continue reading

Wedding Day with Type 1 Diabetes

Now that the wedding is over, and I’m getting back into the swing of things, I wanted to share my experience of managing type 1 diabetes while being a bride.  I have a… Continue reading

Disclosing Your Diabetes: Promoting Awareness

I just got a blog post published on the OmniPod website!! Check it out here: http://suited.myomnipod.com/calla/disclosing-diabetes-promoting-awareness/ Before I actually get into the post, I just want to say something else. Last weekend at the… Continue reading