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brboyer commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'Naked Showers + 10k= Awesome Weekend'
"Ah, naked showers! I miss those. I've only had one since starting on the pump back in June. And that was purely an accident. I forgot the set and sensor were there....I'm new at this, so that's my defense. Caught the corners of both…"
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Tiki commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'Naked Showers + 10k= Awesome Weekend'
"Awesome! Good for you! WOOT! :D"
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Naked Showers + 10k= Awesome Weekend

This weekend rocked :-) Not only did I get a naked shower on Saturday. Yes, a naked shower, you know that magical time when your sensor and site need to be changed on the same day.... I also ran in my first 10k, not only did I not spike during the middle of the run but I also didn't crash in the afternoon. Oh and the 10k was finished in just under an hour. Went to my parents for a lunch of grilled salmon and roasted veggies right out of their garden. Then I had Thai food for supper with a…See More
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Mari commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'The first day of school'
"No Fun! Hope you are feeling better and are ready for the kids now!"
Aug 25
Stemwinder (Gary) commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'The first day of school'
"Hopefully the school year will only get better from here. GET WELL SOON"
Aug 25
shoshana27 commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'The first day of school'
"same thing happened to me in my ophthalmologist's office......i landed in the er for overnight might have been a virus, too be well."
Aug 25
Pastelpainter commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'The first day of school'
"Hope lots of rest will help you feel on top of the world again."
Aug 25
lotsofshots commented on bagpipegirl's blog post 'The first day of school'
"I sure hope you feel better soon."
Aug 25
bagpipegirl posted a blog post

The first day of school

So today started off like the first day of school has for the past 12 years (NOT). Actually my 13th year of teaching started off at 4am with my cgm telling me I was low. I felt a bit shaky but really had to pee so I went to the bathroom first. On my way from the bathroom to my bg meter (about 8 steps) I managed to pass out. I don't remember falling but when I came to I was staring at the ceiling with my head and butt hurting. I tested my bg thinking I was wicked low or something, nope I was at…See More
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New hair cut :-)
Aug 16
bagpipegirl replied to rick the "Blogabetic"'s discussion 'Favorite 4th foods to Bolus for?'
"Well, being from Maine some nice Lobstah and Mussels with drawn butter always works for me :-) But if I had my way a nice piece of blueberry cake would go with it."
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Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
Support
Date diagnosed
May 19, 2012
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
5.4 (11/28/12), 5.2 (3/27/13), 5.1 (9/25/13), 5.6 (11/19/13), 5.2 (3/27/14)
Type of treatment/devices you use
Pump
What pump model do you use, if any?
minimed

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At 3:37am on August 26, 2014, Linda G said…

♥ Thinking of you and hoping you're starting to feel better ♥

At 6:18pm on July 4, 2014, Linda G said…

HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY PIPER!!

At 7:14pm on May 22, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

BPG congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 9:31pm on May 19, 2014, Linda G said…

You're a FEATURED MEMBER BAGPIPEGIRL!!! BRAVA!!

At 1:11pm on May 19, 2014, Marie B said…

Happy Diaversary!

At 3:39pm on April 14, 2014, Caren said…

I have not heard about my camp job yet. When I know, I'll be sure to let all of you know! :)

At 12:58pm on April 5, 2014, Marie B said…

BPG, Happy Birthday!!!! Hope you're doing something FUN today!

At 9:41am on April 5, 2014, Linda G said…
At 9:11am on April 5, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES BPG...dear lovely lady!!
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At 2:36am on April 5, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

BPG, Happy Birthday!!! Here is wishing you a wonderful and happy birthday. I hope the coming year will be full of blessings, joy and the wonderful love of family and friends.

Hey BPG I hope you have a wonderful birthday, I had the chance to look at your pictures when I got to your page. You look amazing congrats on the lobster diet. LALALAA Tell the cat I said hello as well.....Rick

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Naked Showers + 10k= Awesome Weekend

Posted on September 14, 2014 at 5:08pm 2 Comments

This weekend rocked :-) Not only did I get a naked shower on Saturday. Yes, a naked shower, you know that magical time when your sensor and site need to be changed on the same day.... I also ran in my first 10k, not only did I not spike during the middle of the run but I also didn't crash in the afternoon. Oh and the 10k was finished in just under an hour. Went to my parents for a lunch of grilled salmon and roasted veggies right out of their garden. Then I had Thai food for supper with a…

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The first day of school

Posted on August 25, 2014 at 1:08pm 6 Comments

So today started off like the first day of school has for the past 12 years (NOT). Actually my 13th year of teaching started off at 4am with my cgm telling me I was low. I felt a bit shaky but really had to pee so I went to the bathroom first. On my way from the bathroom to my bg meter (about 8 steps) I managed to pass out. I don't remember falling but when I came to I was staring at the ceiling with my head and butt hurting. I tested my bg thinking I was wicked low or something, nope I was…

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Words

Posted on May 26, 2014 at 1:06pm 6 Comments

Words are a curious thing they can lift us up or pull us down. We can say something with good intention and it comes across the wrong way. This happens a lot when you aren't face to face with people and are communicating through messaging, emails, and yes the chat room.

A couple of days ago there was someone in chat that was feeling bad about a rather high bg number. Instead of getting suggestions on what they could do to help get it down or the much wanted "hey, that sucks"…

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Low Carb yumminess

Posted on May 25, 2014 at 7:03pm 0 Comments

One of my friends from church made these for bible study Friday night. They were so good I made them for supper tonight. Please make sure to wash your hands right after you deseed the Jalapeno peppers..... yeah I might have rubbed my eyes before my hands where washed (ouch)

So for those of you who are low carbing it or even if you are not Jalapeno poppers are a wicked yummy low carb appetizer, meal or snack.

1 lbs of ground pork cooked

8oz of cream cheese

1 cup of…

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