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October 2014

Halloween Your FACE.

Real Life Diabetes October 31, 2014 3 Comments

It’s Halloween!!  You know how I know?  Because overnight, every wall in my house is covered with construction paper jack o’lanterns and there’s a suspicious amount of candy up in this place. Halloween.  A holiday I really like, because dressing up is fun.  Costumes and candy? I can subscribe to that. And now I’m going to paste in a link…

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Looking Back: Ironmom.

Diabetes and Family, Diabetic Mommy, Robot Life October 28, 2014 1 Comment

This morning, Birdy and I were talking about Halloween and our upcoming costume opportunities.  “You can be Batman, mom.  Just wear a black shirt and the mask and be helpful.”  “Sure, and I can stick my pump on my BatBelt?”  She laughed.  “Or you could put it in  your shirt and be Ironman.”  Which reminded me of this post.  So…

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#GoSebGo and #GoBionic.

Diabetes Videos October 24, 2014 No Comments

Clearly, Go HASHTAGS! This morning I wanted to share two videos that ventured their way into my inbox recently, from folks in the diabetes community who I support whole-heartedly. The first is from Seb, who is STILL running across Canada. What’s your plan for today? Mine is to get some writing done while sitting on my ass on a flight…

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Pros and Cons of Going Gluten-Free. (and a brief lament about the smooshed banana)

Diet and Food, Gluten Free, Traveling October 22, 2014 21 Comments

It’s been about seven weeks on this “no way, gluten!” lifestyle, and I’m starting to find my footing.  But there are still many pros and cons to balance, so I’m listing them here.  That way, I can look back at this post in a few months and be all, “Pfffft.  Whiner.  You’re in the zone now.” Here we go –…

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Urgency – #Vote4DM and #DOCasksFDA.

Uncategorized October 20, 2014 1 Comment

Today is the last day to participate in the #DOCasksFDA survey.  The link is HERE and you can just CLICK ON THIS LINK and I’ll stop using the caps lock key. Also, if you’d like to contribute your voice and share your dream for the future of diabetes, do it.  Do it via video, if you’re so inclined, like so…

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