Browsing All posts tagged under »challenges«

Go With the Flow

January 9, 2015


Let me start off by saying that it is not always easy living with diabetes.  I admit it. Diabetes can be challenging.  I have taken a ride in an ambulance due to low blood sugar on two occasions (once when pregnant).  I have had to stop mid run to eat something sugary like candy corn […]

It is Not Forever. Really…

April 17, 2012


I have been a slacker.  Well, not really…but kinda. It has been two weeks or so since I last wrote a post.  But I have a good excuse.  One week we were on vacation, and every week I have been too tired and nauseous to really focus on writing.  It is taking all my energy […]

Putting Positivity into Diabetes

February 27, 2012


Be POSITIVE about life and diabetes.  Yes, be POSITIVE.  That is what I want you to take away from this post.  POSITIVITY! We all have good days and bad days.  Happy times.  Sad times.  Fun moments.  Challenging moments.  And the same is true with diabetes since it is part of my life.  But, I choose […]

Is Diabetes a Mindset?

February 9, 2012


  Is diabetes a mindset?  Do our thoughts about diabetes have an impact on our health, our diabetes?  Of course. I truly believe they do.  It’s so easy to get caught up in the negativity of living with diabetes.  Especially on those days when diabetes is just a pain (literally and figuratively):  high blood sugars […]

Finding Peace Within Yourself

November 16, 2011


Sometimes life can be strange.  Things can happen that we just don’t understand (at least for now).  Sometimes good stuff.  Sometimes not so good stuff.  (appears bad but may actually be good in the long run).  We just may not see that in the moment.  That is life.  Lots of stuff.  Good stuff.  Bad stuff.  Stuff, stuff, stuff.  […]