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"Happiness can be found in even the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light."- Albus Dumbledore


Diabetes is an autoimmune disease that causes your body to stop producing insulin. For more info, click the icon above.


The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation that is working to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes. For more info, click the icon above.

JDRF Poker Party Success!

We held our annual Beat the Field to Beat Diabetes Poker Tournament this past Saturday, and it was a HUGE success! We set an all-time record for money raised and people in attendance! Which is amazing since we held it on Memorial Day weekend when everyone is out of...
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Beat the Bridge+ Awesome Weather+Friends+Shopping=Great Day!

Last Sunday was Beat the Bridge and it was a complete success! We had the best weather for it. It was warm and sunny with clear blue skies, and about the second day of the year where I didn't have to wear a long sleeve shirt! Anyway, I was such a fun day. We got up...
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New Play=Farce!

A Farce is a play that uses buffoonery, horseplay and pretty improbable situations, which is exactly what the play I am in is! It's about a cabin in the woods that 4 groups have booked for the same weekend for a quiet weekend, but the weekend is not quiet. It's really...
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AP Human Geography Exam

Last Friday, me and my AP Human Geography class took our first AP Exam! It was kind of stressful, but not as stressful as I thought it was going to be. I got quarantined and took the test by myself in a separate room from my classmates because of my diabetes. I got...
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Feel free to contact me with any questions! Type 1 Diabetics, don’t be afraid to ask for help!