Junk Food – No Escape?

I try not to get on my high horse when it comes to food and nutrition. We're certainly not perfect and it's exactly when you start preaching about this stuff that you get busted in the drive-thru.  I do have to rant for just a moment. I recently took my son to IHOP for breakfast. That's a big treat for…

A Better Button

What a change! We recently switched from the Cleo inserter to the Animas. As I've said many times before, changing Benny's inset (we call it a button) has been by far the toughest part of our routine. The inset is how the insulin pump attaches to his body, and it's like getting a big shot every three days.…

Mailbox Meltdown

It may be time to declare email bankruptcy. I'm the electronic version of the hoarder who can't throw anything out and is eventually crushed by old newspapers, bottle caps and coffee grinds.  Email bankruptcy is the ultimate info dump - delete the entire inbox and start all over again. I'm very tempted.  Like so many of you, I'm overwhelmed by…