• My Biggest Supporter

    D-Blog Week Day 3: My Biggest Supporter Her name comes up frequently in my blog posts, and in conversations on twitter, but I’ve never posted a picture of her.  Well, there have been inquiries about that, and since today’s post is about our biggest supporters, I thought it was only fitting to use this time to post a picture of mine. Without a doubt, my biggest supporter is my girlfriend, April. April & I have been together for nearly 8 years. We met at college, on the very first day in fact, and have been together since.  We were together long before I was diagnosed with diabetes and congestive heart failure.  I’m thankful that she’s stuck with me through the…

  • A day in my life with Diabetes

    D-Blog Week Day 1: A day in my life with Diabetes I’ve heard it said time and time again that there’s really no such thing as a “typical day” for diabetics; no two days are ever the same.  And in the short year and a half that I’ve lived with the diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes, I found that sentiment to be quite true. Some days, I feel great, my numbers are great, everything is just great. And the next day, well, not so much.  Ah hell, who am I kidding, the next day? Some days I don’t make it hour to hour, or even minute to minute without things going crazy.  I know I can speak for the majority…

  • Diabetes Blog Week

    I’m proud to say that I will be participating in Diabetes Blog Week, which starts tomorrow.  This event was the idea of fellow D-Blogger, Karen, who is host of the Bitter Sweet Diabetes Blog.  It’s not too late to join the 91  D-Bloggers who are already on the participant list, so head on over to Karen’s blog for more details. Click for Details