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Diabetes Art Day Outtakes.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes and Family By February 6, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , 10 Comments

Before we settled on paper dolls for Diabetes Art Day, there was an unnatural exploration of cats and a finger painting app on the iPad (don’t read that sentence too fast or it will give you an unintended mental image).  This is what happens when the snow keeps falling and it’s far too heavy and constant to shovel so you’re…


Diabetes Art Day: PWD Paper Dolls.

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes and Emotions, Diabetes Online Community, Diabetic Mommy, Psychosocial Support, Pumping Insulin, Real Life Diabetes By February 3, 2014 Tags: , , , 10 Comments

A few weeks, ago, I stumbled upon some really excellent paper dolls created by Hannah at LightBulbBooks.  Her aim was to create something that encouraged interests in science and engineering for young girls, and I loved her creations.  Birdy and I printed them out, colored them, and played for hours, talking about how she could be a scientist, if she…


Diabetes Art Day is Coming!

Diabetes Advocacy, Diabetes Online Community By February 1, 2014 Tags: No Comments

Get ready – Monday is the 5th annual Diabetes Art Day.  For details, visit the Diabetes Art Day website, and prepare to get your art on. You might also like: Guest Post: No Child Should Die of Diabetes. Diabetes Art Day: PWD Paper Dolls. Perspectives on Diabetes: Why Children with Diabetes Matters. Diabetes Blog Week: Language and Diabetes.