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Joey takes on the Capitol

Seen first at http://suited.myomnipod.com/therese/joeys-diabetes-day-at-the-capitol/ My son is taking on and conquering way more than I ever could have at age 11! I am so proud and excited for him. It sounds like a cliché, but I really am amazed at what he is doing. He was very nervous about taking on the Wisconsin Ambassador position… Continue reading Joey takes on the Capitol

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Looking back at our son’s d-day, diagnosis for a disease without a cure.

Seen first at: http://suited.myomnipod.com/therese/parent-and-grandparent-of-children-with-diabetes Mother’s Day, May 10th, 2009. Normally we would have a family gathering for Mother’s Day, but this year was going to be different. Joe had to work, so it was just going to be me and the boys. I spent the day before with my daughter, so she was going to spend the day… Continue reading Looking back at our son’s d-day, diagnosis for a disease without a cure.

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Joey’s Birthday Celebration – Diabetes Ugly came Univited

This year we celebrated both boys birthday’s together, it’s so much easier since they are only 9 days apart.  We always make the boys their favorite dessert for their special day.  This year Joey picked a Cookie Cake for his,  and just happened to mention to Aunt Jan that he also loves chocolate cake. Tony picked Aunt Jan’s Banana… Continue reading Joey’s Birthday Celebration – Diabetes Ugly came Univited