My Diabetes Inklings

Overwhelmingly Grateful

I had an epiphany the other day after feeling emotionally drained for the past week. Motivation levels were dipping while my to-do list continued to grow. But as I sat on the bathroom benches at the gym, I said to myself (in my head) ‘I just did a 7km interval running session. Wow…’. Then it hit me.  Continue reading “Overwhelmingly Grateful”

My Diabetes Inklings

Goodbye 2013!

All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them” – Walt Disney Continue reading “Goodbye 2013!”

My Diabetes Inklings

Together, we can make a difference!

A few weeks ago, I was honoured to be given the opportunity to speak about the Young Leaders in Diabetes (YLD) program and what it means to me. Planning this speech was tough. Where do I even begin? There are so many things I wanted to share and some feelings just cannot be put down in words. Being part of the YLD is like having a family who are equally as passionate and supportive about improving our lives with diabetes. At the same time, I wanted to stress the importance of YLD and that together we can make a difference. It doesn’t matter who you are, we need your support to make changes happen. And to put that all down to 3 minutes? Good luck! Here’s a summary of what I said: Continue reading “Together, we can make a difference!”