Monthly Archives: November 2010

World Diabetes Day – Hannah’s perspective

I was going through the stack of papers Hannah brought home from school today and came across a paper she wrote regarding her weekend. I asked her if I could post it as she’s been wanting to do a ‘guest” … Continue reading

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6 Things I’d Like People To Know About Diabetes

It’s DBlogDay and this year’s topic is 6 Things Hannah and I’d Like People To Know About Diabetes. 1. Hannah would like every non-diabetic kid to know that just because she gets to carry gummy bears around and eat them … Continue reading

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That thud you heard?

Was me, falling off the wagon. I started the month out with the grandest of intentions but I just couldn’t keep up over the weekend with a post a day. Which gives me guilt because I whine about typing a … Continue reading

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Can we count on you?

A member of our local JDRF chapter forwarded this video out to our mailing list this morning and I will admit to tearing up at work while I watched it. It is so hard to explain to parents whose children … Continue reading

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Insurance ramblings

We live in a small town and our pharmacist is approximately three blocks away. Lou isn’t a franchise, he’s a small store with a huge heart that takes care of my family when a need for medication arises. When you … Continue reading

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Election day ramblings

Voting stresses me out. I never feel that I know enough about a candidate and bluntly, I don’t believe half of what they spew to the media anyway. As far as I’m concerned, voting is the best example of choosing … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo kick off

A post a day during the month of November. No biggie…right? It is not only a biggie, it’s downright intimidating. This is it, my kick off to NaBloPoMo and my personal promise to do my best to update on a … Continue reading

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