NYC Tunnel to Towers 5k

What a humbling experience my son and I had honoring and remembering all the heroes and lives lost on September 11th. Hosted by Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation we had the honor of running along side so many that felt the same way. Starting off the race include 2400 West Point Cadets, along with about 35,000 […]

I Ate the Kitchen!

Today’s blog post is all about just having one of those days…… Friday overnight my blood sugar level dropped really low. Any of you Type 1 Diabetics reading this will understand me when I say “I ate the kitchen!” I wake up and literally will eat the kitchen until I feel better. Doesn’t matter what […]

Perspective: 30 Years with Type 1 Diabetes

Today’s blog post is about perspective!! 2017 is year 30 for me living with Type 1 Diabetes. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about my perspective on my life with this wonderful disease. What if I made different choices in my past? What if I chose not to take care of myself ? What if […]

I’m Back!

I have been missing in action from my blog for some time now. But I am back at it! I hope you enjoy my new posts! What have I been up to? So many things to talk about in My So Called Sugar Free Life. My two boys are growing fast, job position changes, continuing […]

Carbs! Carbs! Carbs!

These last few months I have been working on cutting my carbohydrate intake by more than half. Daily I was eating about 100-200 grams of carbs. Now that I am typing this, I feel that was a little crazy! My day would start out with cereal. I love my cereal and each morning 1 serving was […]

iHeart Cooking Club June 2015

What a fun night at iHeart Cooking club this month!!!! On the menu was some really delicious dishes! ((These recipes are all found pinned on my pinterest page by clicking here or on the recipe name itself below)) First on the menu was the Confetti Pasta Salad. With some delicious cheese tortellini, broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, green […]

Travelling with Type 1 Diabetes

Depending on the type of person you are, planning your vacations can be a fun thing to do or a dreadful thing to do. I personally love to plan vacations! Well, let me say that I love to plan really anything!! I love looking for deals for flights, cars, hotels, etc. It is just something […]