Halloween and Diabetes: 2011 Edition.
Happy Halloween!!! I've been writing about the diabetes and Halloween nest of chaos for the last few years, and I wanted to highlight a few of my past (and some recent) Halloweenie posts:
"Dressing up was not an issue. I wore my silly costumes proudly and they were always homemade. I was a fairy godmother one year. I was a gypsy for about three years running. Another year I was Bo Peep, complete with sheep.
Then one year, I was diabetic." - More Than Candy and Costumes (Generation D, 2006)
"I never dressed up as scary things. I wasn't drawn to witch costumes, or goblins. But one costume I always pictured was dressing up as diabetes.
And then there's that video with the convict costume:
But what Halloween is really about this year, for my family, is seeing how much longer we can convince Birdy that she's a fire-breathing, high-octane-giggling dragon:
Happy Halloween, everyone!!! Stay safe, and don't burp the dragon, or you'll end up needing a fire extinguisher.