The Most Awesome Thing.
The most awesome thing I have done in spite of diabetes is this:
Diabetes has had more than its share of moments in my life, but not this one. Becoming a mother is the most awesome thing I have done in spite of diabetes. When I first held my daughter in my arms and felt her warm cheeks against my lips, when I realized that motherhood wasn't denied to me because of my uncooperative pancreas, when I realized that my life wasn't defined by anything before, but was now defined by my baby ... these moments were mine.
(This post is my February entry in the DSMA Blog Carnival. If you’d like to participate too, you can get all of the information at http://diabetessocmed.com/2011/introducing-the-dsma-blog-carnival/)