Diabetes Awareness Month, 2017

Also known as November to some, Diabetes awareness month has proven to be one of my most active, ever. I had a few goals going into the month, the most significant of which was to: Talk about diabetes every day to at least 1 person and not feel guilty about it I successfully completed this goal…

WDD 2017: Dear friends I haven’t made yet

Happy Diabetes Awareness Day! Every year I reflect on another journey around the sun with my trusty T1D and share them on Facebook, but given that this blog exists, I have another platform! Here are links to my past reflections: 2016, 2015. Without further ado, here we go! Dear friends I haven’t made yet, There…

World Diabetes Day 2016

My lovely friends, Today is World Diabetes Day. Yes, it is a day to raise awareness for that thing that your grandma has, but its also the day that I have an excuse to raise a little more awareness about type one diabetes (T1D). I’ll be milling about in blue to celebrate, and I encourage…

World Diabetes Day 2015

Today is World Diabetes Day. I find it incredibly convenient that it is 2 weeks into Diabetes Awareness Month because that is just enough time to get my current thoughts about diabetes in order. If you had asked me last year, I would have talked about the personal journey of each diabetic, the pride, the…