I have two adorable beagles. who love to chew things.  This past weekend they got ahold of my  meter case, and totally ripped the zipper up.  I know that they make really neat looking cases, but don't have that kind of money to spend....so I went looking. What could I use to hold my meter and strips and lancet in that wouldn't cost a lot of bucks?????

I tried a makeup bag, not enough padding, a small purse, that's just another thing to put in my big bag.
One of the clerks suggested a small camera case. They are padded very well, and if you only need to carry those three things, they are perfect. I found a nice blue one, with enough room for my journal, also.
AND the price was right, for only $6.00, I got  a new bag and it's smaller than the old one. YIPEE.

My question or idea is, what alternative items do you use with your D to keep things interesting?  Or alternative ways of thinking about your D, we can always use new ideas.

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Great recycling!
What a great idea. I carry mine in a film container...remember camera film? My meter, etc is in a very small camera case....and it works fine. I too have to scale down, at one time my purse was bigger and heavier than any diaper bag I ever carried.
How about a Rube Goldberg device that creates a five foot perimeter around the meter case that can only be deactivated by remote control. Our dog forces us to place laundry items in the hamper; otherwise he will chew holes in them. If they can't get to an item, they won't destroy it.
Check out Accu-chek website. You can purchase the cute bags for only $3.50 each. check it out.

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