I have 4 beautiful children, I've talked about them a few times. I was fortunate enough that God gave me four beautiful challenges. They are all Special needs to a certain degree. Older Two are ADHD combined and younger two, well they have a list of diagnoses, ADHD Combined, Asperger Syndrome Autism, Adjustment disorders...those two … Continue reading Family Chaos
I got an Exercise ball to replace my desk chair. My husband made the very presumptuous declaration that I wouldn't last a half hour on it! I have been on it all day long! And.... I LOVE IT! Me...all day today! So, here is my experience so far. I have been moving all day … Continue reading My experience with an Exercise Ball
Where have I been you ask? Where did The Hungry Momma go?! I have been sick, down with the flu and then Mono, yes Mono, the kissing disease. Never had it in my life and then my daughter brings it home from school, drinking off my drinks and spreads it to this diabetic immune system … Continue reading Hello My Lovelies!
Good Morning Loves! I am having a heck of a time learning how to recognize when my sugar is low. I have the highs down pat, as prior to me jumping on this wagon, I basically stayed in all day, every day. Low is a whole new ball game for me. Last night when I … Continue reading Learning how to feel the “LOWS”
We have all heard the saying about "Idle Hands" and it is true. Life has taught us that we all find ways to entertain ourselves when idle. Nowadays, its scrolling Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or whatever social media we partake in, but even that is being idle. Boredom directly effects our brain and sometimes leads to … Continue reading Idle Hands make you hungry…
I gave up potatoes and starches in general.... Yes, you heard that right. Potatoes, I substitute with the occasional yam or sweet potato when there is a large craving, but for the most part, I'm off potatoes for good. Yes folks, including french fries! I never in a million years thought I would ever give … Continue reading I gave up Potatoes (well starches in general)….
Today I was on Twitter, re-tweeting low carb recipes for my readers when I saw a recipe for Rangoon's. I had been thinking about what I was going to cook for dinner and thought they looked delicious! Then I thought to myself that I had Cabbage (it's one of my favorite go to veggies) ground … Continue reading Egg Roll Wrappers…..My greatest discovery this week!!!
So. Many. FAD. Diets. Ugh, they are everywhere you turn. Paleo Diet, Keto Diet, South Beach Diet, Low carb diet, LCHF diet, Vegan Diet(No meat!!!)....it never stops. The question is, which one is best? I personally believe that a balance of them all is best and I'm calling my diet the HUNGRY MOMMA DIET...(I am … Continue reading The Hungry Momma Diet
Earlier mentioned I have been in the hospital a few times this year with sugar levels over 600. Excessive right, and each time I could tell you exactly what I ate to get it there....THAT DAY..... my levels have been sitting in the 400-500 range anyways, so it was an inevitability to sky rocket them. … Continue reading Sugar Levels…I don’t have ducks, I don’t have rows, I have Squirrels on crack at a rave!
Meal Planning is essential to Diabetics, or anyone on a diet for that matter. Basically, the more you plan, the less likely you are to "cheat" or grab something super unhealthy on the fly. Meal planning is the ban of my existence....when I am actually doing it. Once I have done it, my meals are … Continue reading Meal Planning…Ugh, more like, More work on top of your already busy life…