The joys and snares of Thanksgiving

It has been a wonderful Thanksgiving – a memorable one, even.  We had Sarah home from Miami (the one in Florida, not the one up the road in Oxford, Ohio), shared a delicious Thanksgiving meal with the Woods and 3 international students from UC, enjoyed a great day of mini-concerts and reunions with old friendsContinue reading “The joys and snares of Thanksgiving”


Friday afternoon I got a steroid shot in my right hand for carpal tunnel syndrome.  I have to say, it has made a wonderful change in the symptoms I usually experience at night!  No more numb, tingling hands and arms that used to wake me up.  Surprisingly, though the shot was only in my rightContinue reading “Love/hate”

My Diabetes Science Experiment, part zwei

It’s now been about two full months since I started alternating weight training with swimming.  I feel great and can tell that the workouts are having beneficial effects on my muscle tone.  However, I have to say, it is not getting any easier to manage my ever varying blood glucose from week to week.  JustContinue reading “My Diabetes Science Experiment, part zwei”