Remember guys and gals, the reason we're here is that this site is a wealth of information on how those who have had the disease longer than you, manage it successfully. Advertising, in any form, is against the rules and NOT tolerated.
Any meter company will give you a free meter. You just have to find where to sign up. I have three meters. Love two of them. Haven't tried the third.
Recipes,,,,go to the eating right recipes section or ask on the adult type 2 board. I know, myself, I just loooooove food. Diabetes hasn't changed that.
Too much of a good food will raise my blood glucose.