I used to subscribe to Diabetes Forecast and I loved reading it. However, I did feel like they mainly had advice for Type 2 Diabetics and because I also had about 6 other magazine subscriptions at the time, I let my subscription end. One thing that I remember vividly from the magazine was one cover […]
Last week, my mother-in-law visited for a few days. She is also a Type 1 Diabetic and she brought her boyfriend with her who was a Type 2 Diabetic. We had quite the diabetes party :-P. It was my MIL’s first time visiting Richmond and she and her bf wanted to see a lot of […]
I’m not perfect. I’m not even close to perfect. I haven’t been able to get my A1C below seven in any of my 19 years with Type 1 Diabetes. But something happened last week that was probably as close to perfection as I could ever dream. I had two great diabetes days in a row! […]
Yesterday, I talked about my weight struggles and I stated that instead of worrying about my weight or dieting, I would try to be healthy and hopefully my body will look and feel amazing because I’m healthy. Well in an effort to get healthy, I have tasked myself to do something active everyday. I’m not […]
Last week, Laura at a1-Conceive shared her weight struggles and I applauded her openness and honesty. I personally think every Type 1 Diabetic (T1D) struggles with weight at some point in their life (if not their entire life). It’s so hard if you are trying to lose weight and then get low and have to eat […]
Here is my first every Wordless Wednesday post-my first ever veggie “garden” 🙂 Hopefully I won’t kill them so I’ll have some yummy veggies to eat this summer.
This is a story of what a bad diabetic looks like. Ah Beach Week. An excuse for thirty year olds to pretend they are in college again. An excuse for me to relax a little about my good control of diabetes and remember how grateful I am that I survived college without any major issues. […]
Yesterday, my hubby, sis and I competed in the Stratford Hills 8k. It was a smaller race, probably about 200 people or so. The run started down a pretty steep hill (1 mile) which was pretty awesome in terms of getting a good speed going and then it flattened out for 1.5 miles along the […]