Tag Archives: insets

Three in One Day

Remember the story of the tailor who made himself a belt saying “Nine in One Blow” just because he swatted nine flies? Well – the other day I thought of him/the story as I inserted my third inset in five minutes. … Continue reading

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An Alexander Week

He could tell it was going to be a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. He went to sleep with gum in his mouth and woke up with gum in his hair. When he got out of bed, he … Continue reading

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We had to buy more orange juice

I used to drink orange juice like other people drink coffee. Many (many) years ago, I would get up in the morning, grab the frozen concentrate juice from the freezer, add the 3 cans of water, and mix it up in … Continue reading

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What a rotten night!

From last week, but not posted until today, because I’m still somewhat hesitant of putting my stupidity out on the WWW… 20 hours of “How could I be so stupid?” As I finally figured out this morning that it was … Continue reading

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Going Up?

The new Dexcom began its working life on Sunday morning. Charged – ready to go. Did the two hour wait thing. Put in the two BGs. And you will never, ever guess what it did next. It initialized! Jeez, just … Continue reading

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It fell out!

New site yesterday, another leg one. I’m (was) really enjoying how well they seem to work for me. Until today. Woke up somewhat high. Stayed somewhat high all morning. Had a ginormous carb lunch (that was ordered earlier in the … Continue reading

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A “duh…” moment

Should have changed the inset this morning, but didn’t. I used to be religious about that. Every third morning, I changed it, for over two years. Recently, I’ve been hanging onto it for a few more hours or even (gasp!) … Continue reading

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