Get Ready for Summer Travel

For me and many others, Memorial Day marks the start of summer. And that means summer holidays and travel have just begun! It’s a fun and exciting time of year, but it helps to be prepared. If you have diabetes, there are a few extra things to think about before you hit the road. Do you have plans for meals and snacks? Do you have an adequate supply of medication and testing supplies? To help you get prepared to avoid diabetes-related obstacles, we’ve pulled together some of our past posts that might come in handy.

Looking for some ideas for healthy on-the-go meals and snacks? Click here to download a free copy of our Travel Friendly Food ideas.

Read this checklist to make sure you’ve thought of everything else before you go.

If you’re not traveling, but throwing a Memorial Day party at home, don’t forget to check out our Recipe Exchange! Three-bean Salad, Summer Spinach Salad, Strawberry-Rhubarb Everything and Cantaloupe and Yogurt Ice Pops are the perfect healthy summer party recipes!

Diabetes doesn’t have to put a damper on your summer party plans. Think about what you will need to do to get prepared in advance so you can have a worry-free summer “vacation.”

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