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! ­čÖé 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...
New Play=Farce!

New Play=Farce!

A Farce is a play that uses buffoonery,┬áhorseplay and pretty improbable┬ásituations, 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....

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...
Urinetown Ends

Urinetown Ends

It’s been a few weeks since Urinetown closed, but I am still singing the songs and dancing the dances. I miss it so much, but luckily I have tons of other things to keep me busy. I’m doing our school’s next production, Farce, while also doing Spring...