LCHF/Keto- My Month 5 Update!

I’m getting my month 5 update up a little bit late, but here it is! My 5 month Keto anniversary was on April 8th.  This last month has been VERY frustrating for me! Weight Loss I haven’t lost any weight in the last month.  Actually, I…

My Son Saved the Day!

It has been a very interesting week! I finally got my insulin pump! On Monday, I got news that my insulin pump was approved, and it was being shipped out!  I was THRILLED to say the least!  I have been waiting years to get back on an insulin pump, and…

Overwhelming Anxiety

I have struggled with anxiety for so many years, it almost feels normal at this point.  Sometimes I can ignore it, but most days it’s a struggle.  It comes and goes, but lately it has been getting worse. When my blood sugars are in range I feel so…

The Waiting Game

As I’m writing this right now, I feel like crap.  I have had some wild blood sugars the past 4 days or so.  It’s that magical time of the month where no matter what I do, I can’t keep my sugar down. This might…

Things That Make Living With Type 1 A Little Easier

Everyone knows that living with Type 1 Diabetes is difficult!  But, there are some products/items that can make life a little bit easier.  I’m going to share some things that I like to use when it comes to my Type 1 Diabetes. Everything I list is only…

LCHF/Keto- My Month 4 Update!

I have finally reached month 4!  This month was a great one for me, so I’m excited to share my results. Insulin/Blood sugars My insulin doses have continued to decrease throughout the month.  On February 8, I was taking 48 units of Tresiba per day.  On March…

Review: My Experience with Tresiba

I have gotten quite a few questions about Tresiba, so I decided to talk about my experience with it thus far. My doctor gave me a few samples of Tresiba in February 2015, and I was on it for a month.  I loved it!  It worked great for me.  Problem…

My Husband Lives as a Type 1 Diabetic (Well…for 2 Days Anyway!)

This blog post is very exciting for me.  Let me tell you why.  My husband lived life as a Type 1 Diabetic for 2 whole days!  I will explain. One day my husband, Chris, approached me about a blog post idea he had.  He said, “Why don’t…

Random Facts About Me!

I decided to do something different this week, so people can get to know me a little bit better.  So, I decided to write some random facts about me (Diabetes and non-Diabetes related!) Random Type 1 Facts I am the only one in my family with Type 1 Diabetes…

LCHF/Keto- My Three Month Update!

I have officially been doing LCHF/Keto for 3 months!  It seems like it has been a LOT longer, but not in a bad way.  I have become so used to eating this way, that it’s kind of hard to remember what life was like before Keto. First…