Tag: Type1Diabetes

BBQ Chicken FlatBreads

I will make this intro short and sweet I promise. My husband and I just got back from a much need vacation, just the two of us. We took a 7-day cruise from Tampa into the Western Caribbean and it was marvelous. I never lost contact with my T1D thanks to our lovely Dexcom G5…

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The Honeymoon Phase…

Let me start off by whoever made up this name is a deceiver. When I read up on the “Honeymoon Phase” of Type 1 Diabetes I read all kinds of stories about kids going from a ton of insulin every day to barely any insulin every day; to scary highs and scary lows. The parents…

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Lavash Flat Bread Pizzas

I promised to make this post short and sweet… Normal pizza has roughly 35g of carbs per slice, this has approximately 10g for the entire pizza.  The only way you could add more would depend on toppings. I start out with Joseph’s Lavash Bread Flat Bread.  These are soft and delicious and only 6g Net…

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The Next Couple Days…

The first night Abbie was home I don’t think I took a breath.  I kept waiting for something to happen, something to go wrong and for us to have rush her the hour drive to the Children’s Hospital.  She rushed in with all of her balloons and flowers and wrapped her little arms around me. …

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OMG Crab Cakes

Abbie has been begging me for weeks to make salmon cakes since she has a love for seafood that I just do not understand or share.  That is something her and her Dad have in common and I try very hard to accommodate it at least once every couple of weeks with shrimp scampi or…

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This is real life….

So when we left off the doctor had just told us Abbie was T1D and they were getting ready to give her the first dose of insulin dose. This was on February 21, 2017 just after Abbie’s 9th birthday. We were told a Certified Diabetes Educator would be in later that day to teach us…

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