Diabetes Art Day: SUM Edition.
"Puuuuum," she says, lifting the hem of my shirt in search of my insulin pump.
"Yes, that's my puuuuump. Where's my belly button?"
"Where's your belly button?"
She laughs and pats her chubby belly, sticking her thumb into her belly button.
Art is how I will explain diabetes to my daughter. It's how we'll make sense of this when words won't do. But for now, we'll just color, drawing birdies and kitties and puuuuuumps.
Birdy and Kerri's contribution to Diabetes Art Day 2011