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Becoming Minimalist

Posted by Joshua on May 23, 2010 - Comments (4) - Category: Inspiration
Joshua and Kim are close friends of ours. Two years ago their family began a journey of simplifying their lives, or "becoming minimalist". For those unaffected by diabetes, life in the D world is difficult if not impossible to understand, and sometimes it hurts when people around you don't even try. Joshua and Kim don't understand, but they try. Sometimes trying makes all the difference in the world. Read More »
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No Added Sugar: Growing Up with Type 1 Diabetes

Posted by Natalie on August 19, 2009 - Comments (1) - Category: Book review
I recently read and enjoyed this book written by 13 year old Fibi Ward. Fibi does a wonderful job addressing many of the questions a teenager would think and feel in the days and weeks after the diagnosis. Read More »
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Jeff and Natalie KolokI’m Natalie.  I’m a mom of three kids, two with type 1 diabetes. As you know, parenting children with type 1 diabetes is a journey of long nights, lots of work, and seldom much support. There’s not much I can do about your long nights, but I hope our website and blogs offer you some support. I look forward to blogging with you.

Hey, I’m Jeff. Blogging about diabetes? Dunno. Original thought and complete sentences instead of grunts and “yups”? Uh-oh. Well, Nat says I have to, so here’s my foray into the diabetes blogosphere…with no GPS or compass.


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