Category: Friends

Glenn’s Celery Stuffed with Yogurt and Blue Cheese

This entry is part 2 of 14 in the series Low Carb Pot Luck

This entry is part 2 of 14 in the series Low Carb Pot Luck  Glenn’s stuffed celery sticks were part of a pot luck conducted by the Boulder Very Low Carb Diabetes Support Group, where we encouraged people to bring “tasting” size portions with no more than 5 grams carb in an actual serving, and…

Marilyn’s – Chile Rellenos Jose

This entry is part 6 of 14 in the series Low Carb Pot Luck

This entry is part 6 of 14 in the series Low Carb Pot LuckServes 16 people, with 4.5 grams carb each Marilyn’s Chile Rellenos were part of a pot luck conducted by the Boulder Very Low Carb Diabetes Support Group, where we encouraged people to bring “tasting” size portions with no more than 5 grams…

Brian’s New Diet

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Brian's New Diet

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Brian’s New Diet The idea of giving our 10-year old lab, Brian, a new diet, became a mission this week after I went hiking with friends on the trails above Boulder and watched in horror as Brian’s creaky joints nearly did him in.

Tall, Thin and Diabetic?

“I’m thirsty all the time. I’m hungry. I’m tired. And look at this,” she said, unclenching her first to reveal a crumpled brown wrapper. “I’m even eating a Snickers!”

Eat, Exercise & Excel: Nutrition & School Performance

LISTEN (5 Minutes) Anthony Elementary School Story Balancing academic excellence with budget cutbacks forces many schools to reduce lunch and recess supervision.  But in a limited-income neighborhood of Leavenworth, Kansas, Anthony Elementary School gives MORE money to  nutrition, plus lunch and playground supervision.  The side effect?  Math Scores have zoomed through the roof, behavior problems are…