Month: November 2018

November 28

Yesterday, was a struggle as I traveled from Los Angeles to Northwest Florida for a funeral. I decided to basically fast until I got to Florida. I did not want to have to go to the bathroom on any of my flights. It was a success but then I binged when I got where I …

November 26th and 27th

I had a very strange thing happen this afternoon. I took my blood sugar and the first reading was 267. That was weird to me because I did not eat anything horrible today. So, I took it two minutes later and it was 159. The only anomaly I can think of is that I washed …

Sunday 11/25

This morning I sat down and ate Thanksgiving left overs, knowing full well I was making a mistake. Last night I went to a dinner party full of soul food. I got home and my blood sugar was the highest it’s ever been, 296. This morning, after eating the left overs of mashed potatoes, green …

I am a Self Made Diabetic

Well, here we go.  First, let me introduce myself, my name is Ron, I’m 44 years old and I have diabetes.  I was diagnosed with diabetes in February or March 2018 after many years of the doctor telling me that I was pre-diabetic. Here is the deal.  The reason I’m calling this website Self Made …

Hello

Hi, this is my site where I will talk more about being diabetic, how I’m healing, etc. More to come….

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton