Monthly Archives: March 2015

Taco Soup – Need help SWAG’ing

I’ve been making a taco soup recipe for a few months now .. it’s so yummy! But for the life of me I can NOT figure out the right carb count/ratio to cover it .. thought I’d throw it out … Continue reading

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Back on track

I hope to not jinx myself, but I *think* I’m back on track again …. in the last 48 hours, my blood sugars have been in the range of 68 – 129. HUGE improvement from how they’ve been lately. (And … Continue reading

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Beyond frustrated

I wanted to recap my Endo appointment from today, but I don’t even know where to start. This was by far THE most frustrated I’ve ever been after any kind of doctor’s appointment. My appointment was at 10:15am. I arrive … Continue reading

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Still troubleshooting

So I thought I was in the clear. Thought we’d figured out this whole mess on the high blood sugars. Then Saturday night rolls around. And I had a low carb dinner. Check my bg 2 hours later and I … Continue reading

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Food … friend or foe?

“Any T1’s relationship with food is not like non-diabetics and it is rough.” I was helping a friend who is a mentor with JDRF, and in turn asked another good friend who is a parent to a teenage T1 a … Continue reading

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Found it!

Update on my high blood sugars .. I think we’ve found the culprit. And by we, I mean I. Because my Endo still has not returned any of my calls, nor has the CDE (who I also emailed.) But I … Continue reading

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I’ve GOT this

In the 22+ years I have been diabetic, I can probably count on one hand how many times I’ve had to either miss/leave work because of my diabetes. Yesterday was unfortunately one of those days. I was in the 160s … Continue reading

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