Goodbye November!

Goodbye November!

It’s the end of Diabetes Awareness Month and the last of the Instagram #happydiabeticchallenge posts for this year.

For those of us with diabetes—our condition continues. But that’s okay because we have each other for support, meet-ups and the odd pizza together. One day we will get those pre-pizza boluses nailed!

When you have diabetes, there is an obligatory awareness, which stretches far beyond the reach of November. This is an ever-present, ever-apparent and ever-complex condition.

I am overflowing with gratitude for Diabetes Awareness Month. The spotlight it places on diabetes; the sometimes serious, sometimes whacky, but always magical social media posts; and the millions of . . .

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When Magic & Wormholes Happens

When Magic & Wormholes Happens

I read a book recently called Slipstream Time Hacking - by Benjamin B. Hardy. In his book, Hardy discusses how to measure your life using distance rather than time. Doing this means you can jump further along the timeline of life. So you fit more in! Time is so precious.

Sounds unreal? Well, I thought so too. Until now.

As I glance back over the past few months of my life, it’s as though I’ve leapt through wormhole* after wormhole; accelerating my . . .

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You won't believe how much has happened . . .

You won't believe how much has happened . . .

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind; so much has happened in the world of diabetes & me.

Since making the local press for the Superhero dress-up we did for JDRF (read blog-post here) and visiting the Diabetes Professional Care Event at London Olympia (blog post here), explore the magic of what’s happened, below.

Unintentional consequences to the . . .

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London Olympia - Diabetes Professional Care

London Olympia - Diabetes Professional Care

They let me into the Diabetes Professional Care Event up in London Olympia last week - on account of my Nutrition Diploma and a press pass because of The Level Scoop. Very lucky lady that I am, I was free to roam the exhibits and conferences to my heart’s content. Next door was the highly ironic Pizza & Pasta Show - which, truth be told, I soooooo wanted to visit too. Sadly, I did not have any . . .

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Happy World Diabetes Day 2018!

Happy World Diabetes Day 2018!

It’s been a whirlwind week. Everything from making the local press to tasteful and artistic NAKED photoshoots for Diabetes & Mental Health Day. Yes indeed. It’s all been happening here! All photos are revealed in this post 😳

Today, I’m in head-to-toe blue to celebrate World Diabetes Day (WDD). Check out my charity shop snag from the weekend. This magnificent . . .

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