A Series of Unfortunate Meals…

I'm writing this week from North Carolina, site of my family reunion. We've all come together to celebrate my cousin's wedding in Atlanta, and then all made the trek up to Highlands, NC, where my grandfather lived for the last 30 years of his life... Read More

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

What's that old Connie Francis song? Oh, yeah: "V-A-C-A-T-I-O-N! In the summer sun!" For many people, summertime is time to hit the road. Most just throw some stuff in a suitcase and go. Those of us with diabetes have a bit of planning to do... Read More

Taking an Unwelcome Guest Along for a Visit

I went to Texas to get away from winter but, as it turned out, I took winter with me. The cold came along. The ice came along. Even some snow followed me there. The daughter of the house had come home for the weekend, but had to leave early to get back to campus in Waco before the worst stuff hit. She later sent video of herself scraping a passel of ice off her car... Read More