Tag Archives: carb counts

Introducing my new morning carbs

Remember how I wrote about missing orange juice? Not any more. Following my latest bone density test, I’ve now been diagnosed with osteoporosis. It wasn’t a huge surprise as the first test said I was osteopenic several years ago. (I … Continue reading

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Baking

I stopped baking in 2005 when I was diagnosed. First diagnosis was Type 2, then it was changed to Type 1 LADA a couple of years later. It’s not like I did a whole lot of baking. There’s only two of … Continue reading

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Eight Years Later

So, on Saturday it will be 8 years since my PCP gently spoke to me and said, “You have diabetes.” A couple of weeks later the endo looked at me and immediately said, “I’m pretty sure you have LADA.” So, Eight years later, I… … Continue reading

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What to do when low this week…

There’s a ceramic pumpkin full of Halloween candy sitting in our living room. I know it’s there. It doesn’t bother me. We don’t have any children living here, so it’s not like it gets eaten up in a day. I do … Continue reading

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Flunking Eating Out

If there was a grade for eating out, I’d flunk. My SWAG skills are truly lacking since embarking on this road trip. But, I’ve decided I’m not going to worry about it, too much… We don’t eat out very often … Continue reading

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Climb Every Mountain

This week’s bg’s have been brought to me by that inspirational song from “The Sound of Music.” Love the show, love the tunes – don’t love this week’s ups and downs. I work at a church and this week the … Continue reading

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Let them eat cake!

I know, the quote refers to bread but I’m talking about cake. My husband was visiting relatives last week. I stayed home with the continuing (…) renovation. While there, he purchased one of my favorite cakes at a local grocery … Continue reading

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One Great Thing – umm, Person

Click for the One Great Thing – Tuesday 5/15 Link List. Living with diabetes (or caring for someone who lives with it) sure does take a lot of work, and it’s easy to be hard on ourselves if we aren’t … Continue reading

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a slowwwww day

Today was a day in slow motion. And it wasn’t fun. Dexcom woke me before 5am to say I was ridiculously high. I tested and damn, Dexcom was right. BG was 253. Well, how’d that happen? I love using my … Continue reading

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How many carbs in Grandma’s Mac & Cheese?

A couple of weeks ago I wrote that it would be nice if there was a website that figured out carbs in recipes. I know, there are lots of food sites that have that info but I was (notice the … Continue reading

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