Bad (Miss) Manners

How rude! The Washington Post recently ran a column from Miss Manners where she recommended people with diabetes only check their blood sugar out of sight. ¬†Specifically, she advised we go into an airplane bathroom to check, rather than possibly disturbing those around us. This is wrong for many, many reasons. When my son was…

Olympics!

“We know him!!” We had just turned on the Olympics last night when this segment on skiier and type 1 diabtetic Kris Freeman came up: [youtube id=”kGgZaM9Of3U” width=”600″ height=”350″] Of course, we don’t really know Kris, but we’ve met him at a few diabetes events. He’s signed cards for my kids and chatted with us…

Spare A Rose

I’ve never been big on flowers for Valentine’s Day. I much prefer chocolate. Maybe it’s the timing? Valentine’s Day comes right about the time I’m ready to give up on my New Year’s diet. This year, I’ve got something even better for all of us to consider. Please check out the Spare a Rose, Save…