Monthly Archives: February, 2013

Paranoia

One of the many downsides to having a child with diabetes is the paranoia that I now feel every time his brother gets sick. Both boys had colds this week and they also received their 1 year and 4 year immunizations, respectively. After Gabriel got his shots he got a fever and was miserable. He …

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Our Zoo Play Date

We went to the zoo! J And had a lot of fun with one of my best friends and her family. TJ and her kids were so cute! Walking together and holding hands. We saw lots of animals And had a really good time In spite of the cold I think the kids’ favorite part …

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Five minute Friday: beloved

Finally getting back into blogging! Here goes! Beloved, when I read that word I think of my beloveds: Tony (my sweet hubby), TJ (my first born and my sugar baby), Gabriel (#2 and super high maintenance–only by comparison to his older brother at that age) my three boys that I would do just about anything …

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Change of plans

After convincing ourselves it was a waste of time and energy to have Gabriel allergy tested, we have reconsidered. We originally thought, “we already know he’s allergic to eggs, and the tests are only 50% accurate, why bother?” We’ll, here’s why: he’s apparently allergic to more than just eggs. 😕 He has reacted to wheat …

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Swimming!

I signed TJ up for swim lessons last month and (although I had concerns about what it would do to his blood sugars–read: crazy lows at night) I knew it would be good for him.  I want him to be able to swim and to have fun in the pool (safely!).  It started out a …

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A special breakfast

I decided to make a fancy (for us anything that’s not cold cereal is fancy!) breakfast today. Happy Saturday to my boys! With Gabriel’s allergy issues it happens even less than it used to. Back in the beginning of January (while searching for egg and gluten free cake mix) I found some gluten free bisquik …

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