Waltzing the Dragon

Two moms talking about our families' lives with type 1 diabetes

Travelling With the Diabetes Dragon

From Danielle at WaltzingTheDragon.ca:                                                     … Continue reading

November 11, 2015 · 4 Comments

You Do Not Walk This Alone…Even At 2 am

by Kristin Stringer (guest writer for Waltzing the Dragon)                                           … Continue reading

November 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

This Is Not the Family I Wanted!

From Michelle: Our son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of 14 months. Like any other parents living with this dragon, we had to measure every ounce … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · 4 Comments

Metformin – An Option for the Teenage Years

From Danielle: I was at my wit’s end. Blood sugars had officially become out-of-control! My very upbeat, laid-back, fourteen year old son, who typically managed his type 1 diabetes very … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Living with Diabetes: What Dragon Tamers Have to Say in the Most Depressing Month of the Year

The results of last month’s Blue Monday survey are in… and the fact that most D-families (families living with diabetes) experience “blue” moods is not a surprise. After all, anyone … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

How Blue Is Your Monday?

Did you know that today is Blue Monday? Experts say that today is the saddest day of the year. For people in general, even without factoring in diabetes.  And as … Continue reading

January 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

Worth It

from Danielle: Traditions are important and help to define the special aspects of each family. Traditions are also a valuable way to strengthen families and create lasting memories. Christmas, one … Continue reading

December 15, 2014 · Leave a comment