More Kickoffs!

So since the Kickoff Luncheon, I have had the opportunity to do three more Kickoffs, and each of them was different. The first one was at a Nordstrom Rack store in Tukwila, WA, and it was really casual. We had a slight mix-up when we thought we were at the wrong...

JDRF Ambassador Kickoff Luncheon

One of the main responsibilities of being a JDRF ambassador is speaking at kickoff breakfasts and luncheons, and the first official breakfast we got to speak at was the JDRF Corporate Kickoff Luncheon. I took a day off from school to be able to go to the Sheraton...
Beat the Bridge Ambassador Update

Beat the Bridge Ambassador Update

As you know I am one of the 2018 Beat the Bridge Ambassadors for JDRF. So far we have done a photo shoot and attended the Nordstrom Kick-off Luncheon. We had our first video shoot to film our interviews for the ambassador promotional video and I Ioved doing it! One...

Trying New Things

Yesterday was a monumental day in my diabetes world; I finally agreed to put my Dexcom blood sugar sensor on my arm. After months of refusing to go anywhere other than my stomach and my hips, I finally made myself try it and I have to say it is not as bad as I thought...

End of the Year Update

I know its been a long time since I’ve posted so I’m going to give you guys an update of what’s been going on in my life. The first big thing is that for the second year in a row I made it to the Spring Qualifier for golf! It gives me another chance...

Summer of 2017

So sorry I haven’t posted in a while. This summer has been so jam-packed that I haven’t had much time to blog! 🙂 This summer has been amazing! We’ve been having lots of fun and I’d like to tell you guys about it. We do still have about 3 weeks...

End of Freshman Year!

June 22 was my last day of my freshman year of high school! It has been a couple weeks since then, but I’ve been so busy I haven’t had time to write about it. Freshman year was AMAZING. I loved it and I wouldn’t change a thing about it. I’d...

WE Nourish Cooking Class #2!

This past Wednesday, we put on our second WE Nourish Cooking Class and it was a complete success! It was a little different in planning it this time because we knew what we were doing and we had fewer people because our entire class was not required to participate....

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...