Riding the STRUGGLE Bus!

Today’s question is: Is the struggle in your life optional? If you’re a mom of a T1D child then you are aware there are days you ride the “struggle bus.” It just comes with blood sugar numbers, teachers not following 504’s, ordering supplies, and a zillion other reasons. I’m here to tell you that riding […]

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Your Diabetes HAPPINESS Index

Welcome to all of my Moms who have T1D kids! Today’s question is: Is Diabetes Controlling YOUR Happiness? If you’re a mom of a T1D child then you know that your feelings, whether you’re happy or not or whether you feel confident or defeated, can be dictated by blood sugar numbers (highs or lows). Or […]

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The Diabetes Blame Game

Welcome to all of my Moms who have T1D kids! Today’s question is: Are you stuck in a mind game of blaming diabetes for the results you have in your life? Blaming diabetes for the results you have in your life is understandable but is blaming diabetes serving you? I will venture to say that […]

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How to Feel “BETTER” about Diabetes

Welcome to all of my Moms who have T1D kids! Today’s question is: Has your child’s diagnosis made you bitter or better? I can honestly say that initially the diagnosis made me bitter. I continually asked, “Why Me?” “Why my family?” I believed that the circumstance of my son being diagnosed caused all of my […]

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3 Steps to Emotional Freedom

Welcome to Beyond Happy Type”one”derful Blog! A big hug to all my moms of T1D kids! Today’s question is: What are the top three emotions you feel on a daily basis? The top three emotions that drove my life forward were anger, fear and resentment.  They were the emotions I felt daily when I first […]

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The 1st Step to Making Sense of Diabetes!

Welcome all of my Moms who have T1D kids! It’s my 1st Blog Post and it’s an honor and privilege to be with all of you!  Today’s question is: Want to think and feel differently about diabetes and your child being diagnosed? You are surely not alone! We all do! Have you ever really thought […]

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