Man, it’s rough. If I’m being as transparent as possible I have to keep it real. Joey is a senior in high school, how? I shouldn’t have blinked! 🤭 We raised a very independent young man. Which can be a blessing and a curse! A blessing because he doesn’t let any obstacle get in his… Continue reading Parenting a teen with T1D
Las Vegas, type 1 diabetes, cancer, racism, kindness. Have you ever had a day when your brain won’t stop! That was my Sunday! On my way to work it’s very quiet, even on the freeway, so it gives me time to reflect on the week behind and in front of me and also pray for… Continue reading Brain Scrabble
Homecoming 2016, beautiful fall weather, beautiful girl, handsome guy, best friends. Varsity football is undefeated and just clinched the Classic 8 Division Championship! What more could you ask for? Well since you ask, how about best friends since 5th grade going together, with their dates of course. Joey’s best friend Alex has been by his… Continue reading Homecoming 2K16 – A story of friendship.
Update: Wednesday: I woke up this morning with plenty of time to get ready for work yet the time got away from me so I ended up running out the door, I forgot to look in on Joey! Thankfully Joe is home and he will peek in! My morning ritual before I leave for work is… Continue reading Back to work – How do I stop worrying?
The wildcard post is about exercise and type 1 diabetes. How do we keep Joey active and how does he manage type 1 while being active. It’s not hard at all to keep him busy. He’s an athlete, he loves to be in a sport with each season, so as a freshmen he started with… Continue reading #Dblog Week-Wildcard Post
It’s the final day of #Dblog week. It’s so much fun to read all of the entries! Some are funny, some are serious, regardless we all something in common which is we love someone with type 1 diabetes! Today’s topic is Tricks and Tips! One tip that I have is to be as open with… Continue reading Tips and Tricks: Day 5 of #Dblog Week
I love Diabetes Blog Week, I look forward to it every May. Those of us who blog about diabetes get to share our thoughts with you and with other bloggers! Why do I blog: I started blogging after my son Joey, who had just turned 8 was diagnosed. I felt like I had so much… Continue reading Diabetes Blog Week, Why do I blog.