Category: Divorced Diabetes

August 22 / / Chasing Lows

I’ve been told lately that I might think too much about diabetes sugar surfing and trends and what have you. When She is with dad I sometimes manage to take a break from opening the blueloop text notificatons or Dexcom Follow app to peek at trends. Last night wasn’t one…

Every summer my She’s go on vacation with the entire He’s family to a rented house on a beautiful lake. It’s an easy, breezy, fun week of boating, tubing, food, games, walks and laughter. It’s a vacation I enjoyed for many years before the pain of separation entered our lives.…

One of the reasons for starting this blog was to give a voice to managing diabetes in a non-traditional family situation. I’ve found nothing productive or kind on the internet about people who are going through this life in satisfactory mode. And, this is a little bit of venting. Call…

April 25 / / Burnout

There’s no rule book for teens, just as there wasn’t a rulebook for babies or four year olds who whine incessantly. People warn you, and you just know you’ll be different, you’ll be a better, cooler mom than the person standing in front of you who rolls their eyes, offering…