Do you remember learning about the food pyramid in grade school? I’m not sure what grade that was, but I do remember it was easy. All of your grains and starches formed the basis for your diet, followed by veggies, then meats, dairy and finally sweets at the top (with I think oils and fats… Read More Sugar 253 || Total Carbs
In the first post about Baby Quinn’s arrival, I told you all about her actual birth. I had not gone into labor naturally, so this was really an exciting event! There’s another reason I’m sharing this story with you though. Baby Quinn couldn’t keep her sugar level up after birth, and it got to the… Read More Baby Quinn is Here – Part 2, Hypoglycemia!
It’s been a while since my last post and while I don’t have an excuse for the month of February, March has been busy! I have to share Quinn’s birth story because if you know us, it just fits that this is how her birth worked out… I was supposed to have an appointment March… Read More Baby Quinn is Here – Birth!
So I have these two amazing kids right? They are funny and sweet and I could not be more blessed. And then comes the curveball – Baby 3 is on his or her way! (We don’t like to find out what we are having – it’s a great motivator through labor!) Except now I’m Pregnant… Read More Little Bean || Pregnant and Diabetic
I have practiced yoga for 5 years now, ranging from a beginners practice to prenatal with my daughter to a higher level vinyasa to my current favorite, paddleboard yoga. Control is a fundamental part of yoga – learning to control your breath while the body is stressed and keeping the breath even flows into so… Read More Control
Diabetes-here’s what I know… I’m 34. I’ve been officially diagnosed with Diabetes (am I supposed to capitalize that?) for 4 months? Something like that. But, I’m 34? I really thought I had at LEAST 10 years before I got this news. Now, my A1C 6.8 – not terrible – from what I’ve been told. I’m… Read More Diabetes Tailspin || What do I do?