New A1C Goal

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I’m at a weird stage with my diabetes management.  When I was growing up, I don’t recall having an A1C goal.  It wasn’t until I graduated college that I really remember trying to get my diabetes management into good control.  However, even then, I didn’t have a goal per se other than to try and […]




End of year struggles with diabetes

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Hello D-world! Minus my diaversary post, I’ve been a little absent in the diabetes blogosphere. A lot has been going on and it was hard for me to really put my heart and soul into talking, thinking, reading, or writing about diabetes. Let’s go back a little bit.  Back in October, I got my disappointing […]




Mixed emotions from my endocrinology appointment

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Yesterday, I had a doctor’s appointment with a new endocrinologist. I was very anxious about the visit because I really want to find a good endocrinologist before my hubby and I try to get pregnant. We moved to Richmond last August so I’ve been on the hunt for a doctor since then.  I’ve had really […]



Weight Struggles with Type 1 Diabetes

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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 […]


Diabetes Blog Week-Wild Card day-Dream Diabetes Device

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Back by popular demand, let’s revisit this prompt from last year! Tell us what your fantasy diabetes device would be? Think of your dream blood glucose checker, delivery system for insulin or other meds, magic carb counter, etc etc etc. The sky is the limit – what would you love to see? I wrote articles […]