Got a notice last night from WordPress that it’s my blogs 1 year anniversary. Got a notice from the windows that it’s a nice day, so I can’t sit indoors, gotta get outside (I’m a doer not a pinner) Anyways, this is an oldie, but a goodie (I think anyways) enjoy!
Sometimes I like to think that if upon diagnosis I was told to eat no sugar, no grains, no starches that I might have never had Type 2 Diabetes control my life for four years, but chances are I wouldn’t have listened. It took four years of being sick and tired and morbidly obese to get it through my thick skull that I didn’t have to live like that. Well, that and Dr. Christie’s threat of insulin injections.
Finding an alternative to the complications of diabetes for me was motivation in itself. It gave me an excuse to say “no thank you” and to steer clear of the dessert table. I had never been one with strong will power, so my glucose meter became my will. The fear of going backwards once I had started moving forward helped me even more to say no to seemingly innocent things like whole…
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