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Re: [IP] mexican food low/high



Mexican is my favorite mexican food - I have the formula down for my
meal:

Dual Wave Bolus - I have 1 enchilda - 1 taco - chips and salsa and about
1/2 cup rice.  I bolus 5 for now and 5 for square over a 2 hour period. 
That takes care of it for me.

email @ redacted wrote:
> 
> Just wanted to get any ones oppinion on what happened here. We went out for
> Mexican food last night and Kevin was 136. He had been playing basketball
> before that, but not extremely hard.  He had a chicken taco, bean, rice,
> tortilla chips with salsa and one order of nachos (yes, this 12 year old can
> eat..lol) and an ice cream. We counted all the carbos, feeling we were right
> on target and about 2 hrs later he was 56. We thought maybe we didn't count
> carbs correctly so we gave him 2 glucose tabs and a cup of milk. That always
> seems to hold him through the night. Well, this morning he came in at 322.
> Could it be the fat in the food?  What should I do next time?
> 
> Thanks, Linda, mom to Kevin
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