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Authorized Disney Destination Planner

Posted by Robyn on November 6, 2011 - Comments (11) - Category: A Guest Blog
I am a mother and wife of two Type 1 Diabetics. Managing diabetes is a way of life for us. We are also avid travelers to Disney. Because of my passion for Disney, I have become an Authorized Disney Destination Planner. We have been traveling to Disney for the past 4 years with both of my guys having Type 1. Read More »
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Wherein...I get knocked down from February 16th.

Posted by Meri on March 6, 2011 - Comments (19) - Category: A Guest Blog
Meri and her husband Ryan have been married 18 years and have four boys. Their three youngest boys are Type 1. Meri is a stay at home mom and full time pancreas/carb SWAGer/diabetes advocate. Read More »
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My "Skinny" On Milk Products

Posted by Natalie on May 13, 2009 - Comments (1) - Category: Food & Nutrition
After your child was diagnosed, do you remember leaving the hospital with a piece of paper in your hand, on it descriptions of how many carbohydrates to give at each meal and snack time? Read More »
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Easter Basket Ideas

Posted by Natalie on April 10, 2009 - Comments (5) - Category: Personal Experience
After our family started living with diabetes we decided our kids would have the same items in their baskets. Each one is filled with a variety of treats, including candy. Read More »
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Ignorant People

Posted by Natalie on January 2, 2009 - Comments (28) - Category: Personal Experience
Being a parent is hard enough without the stupid, rude and annoying questions we as parents get about our children who have type 1 diabetes. 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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