Grown-Up Trick or Treats
For those of us who graduated from trick-or-treating decades ago, Halloween is the simply the time of year when sweet temptations are everywhere ... and they come in guilt-free, I'll-just-have-one, miniature sizes!
Here are some grown-up ways to indulge without the bulge (and without the crazy blood glucose spikes) ... plus tips for weathering the "fun size" candy season.
Peas and Walnuts Scallops with Parsley Thyme Relish Cornmeal Pancakes Egg Salad and Canadian Bacon Sandwich Seafood-Stuffed Bell Peppers Iced Espresso Easy Malabi with Apple Pieces Apple Pie Delight Cranberry-Walnut Cabbage Slaw Ham Salad with Hot Peanut Dressing
With Charlie home now for the summer and under Susanne’s watchful eye, you would think there’s no need for me to plug in NightScout at all. Why would I need to watch blood sugars while at work each day? What good would that do? The whole point of the thing was to be a second (or third) set of eyes when Charlie was at school or at a friend’s house or in Japan. BECAUSE I’M A CRAZY PERSON!!!!!!!!! That’s why. Watching Charlie’s numbers like...