Saturday, August 21, 2010
Then the boys had a haircut appointment at a salon owned by a friend of mine. They were treated to rock star haircuts and had a blast. Lunch was before we left the house. Blood sugar stayed the same,- in range- from lunch till hours after their appointment.
We came home, cleaned up a bit and packed some snacks. We decided to check out this theatre that only charges $1.50 a ticket! Kids were thrilled. Kids ate sandwiches in the car-sugar in range. We brought pre weighed snacks with us. An hour later Justice and Synsyre enjoyed some beef jerky and cheese balls. Even an hour after dinner bolus-in range numbers! I knew bolusing a snack 1 hour after dinner would mess with his sugars a bit but we went for it.
Movies over (2.5 hrs after first bolus, 1 hour 45 min after second bolus), sugar peaked at 260, slight correction and he's coming down. All this with a temp basal rate timed accordingly since we cannot achieve the basal dosages we need with this pump (see Pump Woes entry).
Oh! And we got the call Medicaid approved, 300 strips a month for him.
It was great day. Blissful actually. Justice, Synsyre, dad and I had a great day, diabetes and all.
I wish you all a day like this.
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experienced by Alexis Nicole at 9:22 PM