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Breathing Room.

Blood Sugars, Real Life Diabetes August 6, 2013 3 Comments

Outside of this blog, I don’t do a lot of talking about diabetes.  When I’m at the beach with my daughter and my friends, or hanging out with my husband, it’s not diabetes-talk all the time.  It’s not: “Yeah, let’s definitely check out that movie!  My blood sugar is 93 mg/dL.” “Do you want to go to dinner at 7.30…


Despite Insulin …

Blood Sugars, Diabetes Advocacy, Real Life Diabetes August 1, 2013 9 Comments

The Sparling household has reached a frenzied pitch of stress this week, with a big project for me reaching the finish line simultaneously as a big project for my husband begins.  Overall, we manage our family circus (… could Billy ever get anywhere without leaving a trail of dashes in his wake?  Gross.) without stepping into the ‘unhealthy’ zone, but…