Author Archives: Colleen

Day 4 – 2017 D-Blog Week

Click here for the Throwback Thursday: What Brings Me Down – Thursday 5/18 Link List Today let’s revisit a prompt from 2014 – May is Mental Health Month so now seems like a great time to explore the emotional side … Continue reading

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Day 3 – 2017 D-Blog Week

Click here for The Blame Game – Wednesday 5/17 Link List Having diabetes often makes a visit to the doctor a dreaded experience, as there is invariably bad news of one kind or another.  And sometimes the way the doctor … Continue reading

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Day 2 – D-Blog Week

Click here for the The Cost of a Chronic Illness – Tuesday 5/16 Link List Insulin and other diabetes medications and supplies can be costly.  Here in the US, insurance status and age (as in Medicare eligibility) can impact both … Continue reading

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Day 1 – 2017 D-Blog Week

Really? The 8th Year?! How amazing! Today’s post suggestion: There are two. I chose “good things diabetes has brought into my life.” All the d people who have become friends through blogging and facebooking The people I’ve met here in … Continue reading

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Finding the d-bloggers

Way back when… Not really but… When following blogs on a daily basis… I saved each blog – and there were LOTS of ’em – as a favorite in/on? my browser. And each morning I would click on EACH one … Continue reading

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Dusting this off…

Karen posted that it’s almost time for Blog Week. I gasped. Then I had to find my password to my blog – this one. Then I had to remember how to post… I can do this! Eight years of DBW? … Continue reading

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Lucky me!

Had an endo appointment today. I was sure the A1c was going to be the worst ever. I was sure she’d look at me like I had two heads when she examined my Dexcom and Ping Pump graphs. As I … Continue reading

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Try to remember…

Here’s the big question. Do I even remember how to do this blog thing? I’m going to make this one short and sweet. Well, no. I guess it won’t be sweet cuz then I’d have to take insulin and I … Continue reading

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2016 Diabetes Blog Week – Friday

Hurray – D-Blog Week is just five days this year! Click for the Tips and Tricks – Friday 5/20 Link List. Let’s round out the week by sharing our best diabetes tips and diabetes tricks. From how you organize supplies … Continue reading

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2016 Diabetes Blog Week – Thursday

I’ve been reading and commenting and then – oh no, tomorrow’s Thursday. I have to do this again. M asked, “What’s tomorrow’s topic?” I answered, “I don’t have a clue.” So I went to Karen’s page and saw – Healthcare … Continue reading

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