Day 11 - a wipeout
Well, the sweets I ate last nite and the pepperoni showed up as a 9.2 this a.m. for my blood sugar, and I was also up 3.5 lb.... Woohooo, no fooling around with insulin...
But then there was a work Christmas party and also a birthday cake ... Read more
Day 10 is it?
Well b.s. this am. was 5.9....woohooo.... still something going on that I don't understand, by 2hrs. later when b.s. will be at it's highest, I was 12.7..... missed my appt. with dietician yesterday ( a massage was more important, haha), I call... Read more
Day 9 and counting
b.s. as 6.9 this a.m. 199,2 again, no weight gain....
I did the WATP 2 mile last nite, and now am going to be accountable and do it again before I get dressed and head off to town for a massage and figure out how to include an apt with t... Read more
b.s. this a.m was 7.4.... but 2 hr. later after a healthy breakfast, it was 14.7 - will discuss this tm with the dietician.
I did my 2 mile WATP last nite and also this a.m. and no low b.s. to worry about, I hope I have that figured out.... Read more
My First Full Week on Insulin
Well, last nite's choice to not add an extra unit of insulin was the right one... my b.s. this am was 6.5. So the obvious things I know, but I am reading lots of articles on the Diabetes site and tracking my food and the only thing I haven't do... Read more
Almost a week now - first episode
b.s was 8.5 this a.m.
but I had a low b.s. today and it happened quick and I am glad I knew what to do, and that I was at home and able to do something immediately about it. it also emphasized that I need to have something with me if this h... Read more
Numbers looking good today
7.5 b.s. to start the day - that means no increase in units of insulin tonite.
and my b.s. tonite before snack was 6.5....it's probably been years since a saw number that low. What I don't understand (and the pattern is so obvious) is why ... Read more
Fourth Day on Insulin
9.3 b.s to start the day... and later afternoon, I saw a 7.....woohoo.... this insulin is really doing its job..
I checked in with pharmacist after speaking with a diabetic friend and shared her opinions of what I shouldn't have done...too ... Read more
Wondering about Wednesday?
Well, the weather today was supposed to have deposited snow, but so far, rain showers... my mother in PEI said she had 10 inches down when she got up and was expecting another 25cm..... better not count my chickens before the hatch.
So, yes... Read more
I'm back... again.
WEll, hi all, here I am again. The only thing I can say is when I finally figured out how to get in to change my weight, I was actually down a couple of pounds.
This time it has become more serious... I was told to start insulin back in Au... Read more
Started the day with a fried potatoes, onions and eggs. Then off for a 3 lap walk with my friend and Buddy.
Yes, cleaning got put to the bottom of the pile again. Instead I have been cooking. I made a pot of turkey soup, and now curried ... Read more
Woke early and called my friend to go walking before 10am... we walked 3 laps, and then in the evening dh and Buddy and I did another lap, so it was 5k again today... tired at the last one though.
Went shopping and was hurrying home to go t... Read more
Well our long weekend was warm the first day and we took full advantage... hit 3 beaches and I picked a whole litre bottle of beach glass and treasures... spent about 3-4 hrs. walking, albeit slowly, but it was slippery in that hot sand.
Su... Read more
3 miles with WATP's Leslie
Hey, when my niece asked me to drive her somewhere today, I put myself first. I lent her the car and I did the 3 mile WATP with Leslie... I've only ever done the 3 mile (a different one) and I almost passed out afterwards, but this one was fun ... Read more
Yes, You really can do it!
Well a couple days ago I posted that I had walked 5 k. So, yesterday, I was walking with a 72 y.o. friend, and when we were finishing our 3rd lap of the dam where we walk (4 laps makes 5.2 km), I asked if she could do the 5 K. She didn't think... Read more