Diaversary

July 31st marks my 19th "diaversary".  I have now been living with type one diabetes for 19 of my 29 years. I don't have a dramatic or elaborate diagnosis story and its challenging now to piece together the events, but I'll try to do my best. In 1998 my mother was running for State Legislature … Continue reading Diaversary

Sleep & Diabetes – Why I’m tired of people telling me I’m going to be tired with a newborn

Sleep is for the weak.  Not really.  I'd love to get some. Most people know that getting sleep while pregnant is challenging, but throw type 1 diabetes into the mix and sleep becomes almost impossible.  Right now, I'm averaging 1-2 good nights of sleep a week.  I have a few new readers so I'm going … Continue reading Sleep & Diabetes – Why I’m tired of people telling me I’m going to be tired with a newborn