Ronda Darling's Blog – February 2008 Archive (5)

NPH is history!!

Our little Olivia's doses have changed again. It seems like every other week we are starting back at zero, trying to get her blood sugar readings under control. She now will only be on Novolog with meals and Levemir twice a day. Right now her numbers are on the high side, but we just started this today and our endo said that he wants us to start with small amounts of insulin and slowly increase until we come up with something that keeps her regulated through-out the day. But when I see a 306… Continue

Added by Ronda Darling on February 16, 2008 at 6:52pm — 3 Comments


I hope everyone has a great Valentine's… Continue

Added by Ronda Darling on February 14, 2008 at 4:20am — 1 Comment

Snow Day

We got a lot of snow/ice yesterday and through-out last night. I woke up this morning and found out that today is a snow day - NO SCHOOL! I'm a school teacher and I think I was just as excited learning this news than my daughter who is in first grade! LOL!! Now is… Continue

Added by Ronda Darling on February 13, 2008 at 5:41am — 2 Comments


We celebrated Olivia's birthday this past weekend. She is now three and I simply cannot believe it!

Added by Ronda Darling on February 11, 2008 at 6:24pm — 3 Comments

Hi - This is my sister and she has diabetes!

I had to go back to school tonight (If you didn't know, I'm a teacher) to get some last minute things done (tomorrow is open house and I also have a workshop tomorrow so I had to get my plans ready for my substitute teacher). I decided to take my daughters along with me. There were some kids there for after school basketball practice. Two of these kids were out in the hallway waiting for their brother to finish practice. My oldest daughter asked if she could go say "hi". I said sure. She…


Added by Ronda Darling on February 4, 2008 at 9:12pm — 3 Comments



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