Joey had a fantastic JV season. He played mostly offense but occasionally he got in where he really loves to play – on defense! He also suits up for Varsity and plays offense on occasion. We are going into the playoffs starting this week!! Our Varsity team went undefeated this year for the first time… Continue reading Football – Post Season
This Video is a reminder of what we want for our son Joey, age 11, with type 1 diabetes. DD (Diagnosis date) 5-10-2009. Currently on Humalog Insulin & OmniPod Insulin Pump.
November is suited for National Diabetes Awareness month. It’s the beginning of the Holiday Season, which means parties, family gatherings, which all lead to food, food, and more food. And not normal everyday food that we are used to counting carbs with. The thought of counting carbs for that once a year Apple Salad? Where… Continue reading Thanksgiving. Thankful for Family, Friends, Dogs, Insulin, Food, Memories
My Joey and the 5 th grade team.
A lot of people make the comment to me that “they couldn’t do it.” Meaning deal with type 1 diabetes 24/7. Of course you could, what else can you do? When my grandson was diagnosed we were all in shock. None of us had dealt with type 1 before. We all read up on the… Continue reading Day after Day….
It’s been a rough couple of nights at our house. Two nights ago I had an overwhelming feeling to check Joey’s blood sugar, at 2:30am. He was 46. This is extremely low and needs immediate attention. He drank a juice box, we rechecked in 15 minutes to make sure his bs went up. It did.… Continue reading One Night In The Life Of A Parent & Child With Type 1 Diabetes