dLife Daily Tips

Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

Read More
Do you think having diabetes makes you spend more money on food?
No, I have no difficulty sticking to my food budget.
 
It's a challenge, but I find ways to stay within my budget.
 
Yes, I definitely spend more money on food.
 
I spend more money at the grocery store, but less money on eating out.
 
I do spend more money on food, but it's not because of my diabetes.
 
I've had diabetes all my life so I have nothing to compare my spending to.
 
I never really thought about it!
 

20 Views 0 comments
by Lindsey Guerin
As a Type A personality with a perfectionist streak, diabetes management is something that easily gets under my skin. If I can’t do something perfect, then I’d much rather just not do it at all. Which is why burnout creeps up on me super fast. A few days of pesky numbers and I am ready to throw all things diabetes out the window and watch it get hit by an 18-wheeler. So attempting to get my A1c into the lowest possible range ever has proven incredibly tasking for my perfectionist...