Archive for December, 2009

The end of 2009. (2009-12-31)

As 2009 comes to a close I just wanted to thank you all for joining me on this blog-writing adventure. I hope some of my posts provided you with whatever you needed: support, information, knowledge, fuel for the fire, or a safe place to fall. As there still is no cure (patiently tapping my fingers […]


Letting loose (a bit). (2009-12-23)

I am not what I consider a control freak (others may disagree, feel free to comment). However, when it comes to keeping my son with Type 1 diabetes the healthiest he can be, I do have to control some elements of his care. While my son is never denied any food of any kind, we […]


No excuses. (2009-12-15)

My son has been living with Type 1 diabetes for almost 2 and 1/2 years. I think he is doing an exceptional job dealing with this relentless disease day in and day out. He rarely complains, he takes all his finger checks and site changes in stride, and he even takes on the role of […]