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beth's Discussions

I wish that I knew what I know now...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sohair Abdel-Rahman Aug 27, 2008. 25 Replies

Exercise - What works for you?

Started this discussion. Last reply by energy Dec 13, 2011. 8 Replies

Therapy / Counseling

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In Search of Balance

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Date diagnosed
June 22, 2003
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I'm Beth, a type 1 diabetic diagnosed at 23 (about 4 years ago), and learning more about diabetes every day. I'm a painter / graphic designer / writer / silver worker / UU, and I have a blog. I also have two wonderful cats and an even better husband.

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Andreina is awesome!!

Posted on October 25, 2007 at 2:22pm 3 Comments

I was very fortunate to win the Word In Your Hand weekly contest a while back, and was offered a choice of several tempting prizes. I chose the one I absolutely couldn't resist, a fine art giclee print from Andreina, Manny's incredibly talented wife.

I am so excited to own it! It came beautifully packaged, and now I'm just deciding where I want to put it. So many choices! Here's a detail shot of the print... I love the textures she creates. …


i (heart) my pump case

Posted on October 11, 2007 at 10:38am 1 Comment


I posted about this on my blog yesterday, but I love it so much I'm posting here as well! Check out my brand new, handmade, gorgeous brown (I know, it looks red, but it's more brown) leather pump case, made for me by Satchelman! He's an incredibly talented and precise leather artist from England.… Continue

project 365

Posted on October 5, 2007 at 3:35pm 4 Comments

diabetes 365 day 2 October 5th, 2007

I started a new project: one diabetes photo a day for a year. And since I have diabetes, I figure just about any photo qualifies as a diabetes photo! Anyways, I hope you'll drop in now and then to see it's progression, and if you'd like to join me and start your own project, I hope you'll let me… Continue

the bellingham herald

Posted on October 4, 2007 at 11:25am 0 Comments

Drop by my blog, In Search of Balance ... the piece I made for a recycled art show out of old insulin bottles is on the front page of the entertainment section of our local paper! What a surprise!

second diabetes word

Posted on October 2, 2007 at 11:49pm 1 Comment

diabetes word on hand

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At 4:06am on November 21, 2014, Linda G said…

From morning till night
May your SPECIAL DAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!

At 1:23am on November 21, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Beth, 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.

At 4:24am on November 21, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you Beth....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!

At 3:01am on November 21, 2012, brokenpole said…
Happy Birthday!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.
At 6:02pm on September 6, 2011, Bernard said…
Hey Beth, long time since we talked. I hope you're both well. Diabetes365 is still thriving on flickr.
At 3:56pm on November 21, 2009, Kristin said…
Happy birthday Beth! Have a great day!
At 2:55pm on November 21, 2009, Chelsea said…
happy birthday
At 11:09pm on November 20, 2009, Kathy said…
Hey sis - Happy Birthday a day early - how are you guys doing?
At 2:52pm on July 28, 2009, Ray Miller said…
I have just recently enetered this new domain called "being diabetic". I thinking i want to just say I have diabetes not that the diabetes has me.
I am an award winning sculptor in addition to being an energy expert and a university faculty member teaching in the UC College of Engineering and Applied Science.

Here is my sculpture website. IT is a little sketchy but it gives you an sample of what I do and have done.
At 11:32pm on July 24, 2009, Patti Burns said…
HI, Beth! How's it going?



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