Monthly Archive: November 2013

Nov 16 2013

The Diabetes Walk that I Didn’t Walk


I was so excited about attending my first diabetes walk in the UAE. Walk 2013 was going to be my moment to triumph. The doors opened at 2pm and I made sure that I was there on time. I am ready! I saw a bike challenge and thought that it would be a good idea. …

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Nov 09 2013

My First Run


A few months ago, with the support of my husband and my friend Amy, who lives in Qatar, I decided to participate in the Dubai Women’s Run (5k).  Training for the 5k was a little more challenging for me than for those who can follow the Couch-to-5k app. My training went like this… Step 1: …

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Nov 06 2013

Things I Use to Do, I Don’t Do No More (Sweet Tea)


In honor of Diabetes Awareness Month, I’m going to give you a little insight on how much my life has changed in the past two years by telling you about things I miss from my life, B.D. (Before Diabetes). This post is about Sweet Tea   Sweet Tea Sweeeeet Teea, honey chile, You know we …

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Nov 01 2013

It’s November….Diabetes Awarness Month


Today marks the beginning of a very special month…Diabetes Awareness Month. We each can do our part in bringing awareness to diabetes and supporting those who have to manage diabetes everyday. Diabetes is a 24 hour/7 days kinda thing so be a support. WHAT WILL YOU DO DIFFERENTLY (or new) THIS MONTH? WILL YOU TEST …

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