DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

March 18, 2014

Self Love Is Not For Sissies

There's a lot of talk out there about self-compassion, self-love, and self-esteem, and let me tell you, self-love is not for sissies. 
March 15, 2014

There is no "perfect" diabetic...

I believe there is a terrible myth floating out in the diabetes community that is fueled by caretakers and healthcare professionals (usually with positive intentions)....this idea of being a "perfe
March 11, 2014

Insurance Insanity!!!

Hi Everyone. This blog may be a bit off the map compared to my usual blogs, but it needs to be addressed.
March 11, 2014

Give Yourself A Break

Life in the 21st century is a challenge, to say the least, and the multiple demands on us can seem unending. When do you choose to give yourself a break? 
March 04, 2014

Back to the (Diabetes) Future

OK, let's say it's twenty years from now, and you're looking back on your life, your health, the choices you've made, and how things have turned out for you in 2034.
March 01, 2014

Reflections of 27 Years with Type 1 Diabetes: Part 1 - The Mindset of Thriving

February 13, 2014 marked 27 years of living with Type 1 diabetes f
February 25, 2014

Spring is Coming!

Last week, I wrote about moderation and wild abandon.
February 18, 2014

Moderation, Wild Abandon, or Both?

I once had a friend who used to say, "everything in moderation---except wild abandon!" I liked this take on the old saying of "everything in moderation", especially when the wild