Diabetes Changes-part 2

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Tuesday, I wrote about a topic from Diabetes Blog Week from last year. Last DBlog Week also had another topic that I wanted to revisit and that was the topic on Changes. I wrote about changes I want to see happen but I’d also like to talk about the changes that I’ve seen happen in my 22, almost 23 years with the disease.


Diabetes Confessions

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I initially thought of this topic back last year during Diabetes Blog Week, hosted by Karen at BitterSweetDiabetes.com. The second day of DBlog Week topic was Keep It to Yourself. I chose to write about the emotional toll that diabetes can sometimes take on me. Thinking about this topic and reading others’ responses to the topic made me think about some confessions I have when it comes to my diabetes care. Diabetes Blog Week is coming up again soon (May 16th-20th!) so I thought I’d better talk about this topic before the new week starts.



2015 Diabetes Blog Week – Day 6 – Favorites and Motivations

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If you have been blogging for a while, what is your favorite sentence or blogpost that you have ever written?  Is it diabetes related or just life related?  If you are a new blogger and don’t have a favorite yet, tell us what motivated you to start sharing your story by writing a blog? For […]


2015 Diabetes Blog Week – Day 5 – Foods on Friday

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Taking a cue from Adam Brown’s recent post, write a post documenting what you eat in a day! Feel free to add links to recommended recipes/shops/whatever. Make it an ideal day or a come-as-you-are day – no judgments either way. The last few days my posts have been a little heavy so I’ve been looking […]


2015 Diabetes Blog Week – Day 4 – Changes

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Today let’s talk about changes, in one of two ways.  Either tell us what you’d most like to see change about diabetes, in any way.  This can be management tools, devices, medications, people’s perceptions, your own feelings – anything at all that you feel could use changing.  OR reflect back on some changes you or […]



2015 Diabetes Blog Week – Day 2 – Keep it to Yourself

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Many of us share lots of aspects of our diabetes lives online for the world to see.  What are some of the aspects of diabetes that you choose to keep private from the internet?  Or from your family and friends?  Why is it important to keep it to yourself?  (This is not an attempt to […]


2015 Diabetes Blog Week – Day 7 – Continuing Connections

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The very first inspiration for Diabetes Blog Week was to help connect our blogging community, and that continues to be the most important reason it’s held every year. So let’s help foster and continue those connections as we wrap up another Dblog Week. Share a link to a new blog you’ve found or a new […]


2015 Diabetes Blog Week – Day 1 – I Can

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Today is the start of Diabetes Blog Week, hosted by the fabulous Karen at Bitter-Sweet.  I’m going to attempt to write everyday but it all depends on what my little one and my work schedule allow. Today’s topic: I Can! What have you or your loved one accomplished, despite having diabetes, that you weren’t sure […]