Author Archives: Colleen

Spotty?

I happened to look down at the carpet the other morning while trying to grab a shoe from under the bed skirt. This is what I saw… Made me sad. It’s drips from juice boxes. I’d never even noticed. I … Continue reading

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It’s today! Fun, fun! Leave a comment!

You know, working a real job kinda gets in the way of d-blogging (and d-commenting). But – the real job is the health insurance and so… And – one (yellow) tomato is almost, almost ripe! I worked at Camp Easter … Continue reading

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Keeping Up with the… “DOC Bloggers”

I have no clue whether this is happening on Monday the 21 or Tuesday the 22. Just take the time to comment where you read. Believe it or not (no, I’m not walking on air…), I’ve been around awhile. I … Continue reading

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Three in One Day

Remember the story of the tailor who made himself a belt saying “Nine in One Blow” just because he swatted nine flies? Well – the other day I thought of him/the story as I inserted my third inset in five minutes. … Continue reading

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Nope, It’s Not a Secret!

First – May 18th was the last time I posted?? I guess I’m more boring than I thought! Today’s post – about a secret? I’ve never kept my diagnosis a secret. Now, you need to remember that I was just … Continue reading

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D-Blog Week – It’s Sunday, Finally!

Yay! It’s Sunday! I need the next week or so to read everything I didn’t read this week. Cuz – I have a job – and that job pays my health insurance – and keeps me sane (well, kind of…). … Continue reading

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D-Blog Week – Saturday (some photos…)

Click for the Saturday Snapshots – Saturday 5/17 Link List. Back for another year, let’s show everyone what life with diabetes looks like!  With a nod to the Diabetes 365 project, let’s grab our cameras again and share some more … Continue reading

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D-Blog Week – Friday (Read the d-blogs!)

Click for the Diabetes Life Hacks – Friday 5/16 Link List. Share the (non-medical) tips and tricks that help you in the day-to-day management of diabetes.  Tell us everything from clothing modifications, serving size/carb counting tricks to the tried and … Continue reading

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D-Blog Week – Thursday

Click for the Mantras and More – Thursday 5/15 Link List. Yesterday we opened up about how diabetes can bring us down. Today let’s share what gets us through a hard day.  Or more specifically, a hard diabetes day.  Is … Continue reading

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D-Blog Week – Wednesday

This is ridiculous! It’s almost 6pm on Tuesday night. I want to read more of the poetry (what a great topic – and boy do we have a whole lot of talented d-bloggers!), but until just now, I wasn’t even … Continue reading

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