DiabeticLifestyle Blogs

November 04, 2015

A1C You Later, Diabetic Meds!

I had the greatest thing happen the other day. I got taken off my diabetic medication!  And I owe it all to my (late) gallbladder.
October 21, 2015

Fall at the Farmers Market

I know I have mentioned this before, fall is my absolute favorite time of year! I love the cooler weather, the fall traditions, and most importantly the flavors of fall!
October 05, 2015

Diabetes Advocacy: Is The Issue Just TOO Big??

I’m always fascinated by the notion of an issue needing to be addressed. Someone says, ‘This just will not do…..’ and they begin the process of change.
October 03, 2015

Chicken Taco Bake: The Ultimate Comfort Food

One of the hardest parts of my initial diagnosis of T1D was coming to the realization that I may not get to enjoy all my favorite comfort foods anymore.
September 29, 2015

My Quest for Finding Dr. Right

Yes, you heard me right…picking the right medical professional is similar to my quest to find the perfect boyfriend.
September 22, 2015

Find Yourself a ‘Partner in Crime’

I am a woman of a certain age. I’d tell you that age, but it wouldn’t do any good because I generally lie about it. So let’s just say that “no spring chicken” pretty much covers it.
September 22, 2015

Diabetes and the Great Outdoors

As a person with diabetes, do you like to hike, swim, bike, or go camping?
September 16, 2015

Sweet & Spicy Chicken Chili