What’s that you say? You wouldn’t dare load your child up with the high carb candies that come in most advent calendars.
The advent calendars I picked up this year ($1.99 each at Walgreens, FTW!) have teeny, tiny chocolates that only have 2 carbs each.
All the fun, none of the bolus!
Seriously. Anything under 5 carbs is considered a free food and can be given without corresponding insulin. Of course if Q eats her daily nibble of Christmas chocolate as her dinner dessert I’ll tack on the two carbs.
But this is one holiday indulgence she can enjoy without giving a second thought to managing her diabetes.
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