Tag Archives: diabetes

2015 Year in Review

Did you miss me?  I know, I know.  It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything.  But just because I wasn’t blogging about diabetes, doesn’t mean I wasn’t actively participating in anything diabetes related. It was a brutally cold … Continue reading

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Thankful?

I have an issue with Thanksgiving Day. Don’t get me wrong, I fully believe we should give thanks for everything we have, spend time with our family and friends, and thank God for the blessings he has bestowed on all … Continue reading

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Annoyed.

I’ve been so busy that I realized I haven’t posted in quite a while and not on my regular 2 week timeframe (I’m working on getting that back to normal). Happy Belated Halloween! With that being said, I became really … Continue reading

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Person to Know: Brandy Barnes

I have mentioned the organization DiabetesSisters in previous posts on this blog (https://julietalksdiabetes.wordpress.com/2014/03/07/diabetessisters-weekend-for-women-conference/). Recently, the founder of DiabetesSisters, Brandy Barnes, was mentioned in Diabetes Forecast Magazine’s People to Know 2014 Issue. The following is the article, written by a fellow … Continue reading

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Family Matters

No, this post is not about Steve Urkel…..(::snorts:: “Did I do that?” LOL! Memories)…but this is another rather personal true story. I love telling true stories because inappropriate comments are made to diabetics on a daily basis. What I love … Continue reading

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Oxymoron?!?

The pictures below are scans of a newsletter that was sent to me via my local insurance company. It’s titled “Understanding Diabetes.” It was mailed along with an Explanation of Benefits (EOB) in regards to my deductible insurance plan stating … Continue reading

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Weekend for Women 2014

I am so glad that my normal blogging day occurred so quickly after returning home from the conference! I had the opportunity to attend the DiabetesSisters (www.diabetessisters.org) Weekend for Women Conference in Washington, DC (Embassy Suites, Alexandria, VA) this past … Continue reading

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