So this happened today.
I hope diabetes cooperates – mainly by not being a bother.
If this doesn’t work, check your pulse – you might be dead.
As the Unicorn is the unofficial official mascot of the Diabetes Community, I figured this was worth Instagramming and eventually sharing with all of you, my eager-readers.
This is your public service announcement that Easter candy, where available, is likely reduced in price significantly. Act accordingly.
For the record, you can blame Kim for this.
“You know what I would enjoy? A really well done satire site focused solely on diabetes. Like The Onion, except… The Cinnamon? Someone create this, please.”
Naturally, I couldn’t resist – so I checked Tumblr for URL options and ended up with the-cinnamon.tumblr.com.
The idea is simple: find a stereotype, assumption, or nugget of truth and then add a hefty dose of satire with a side of silly.
One part lunch-time surprise at her office. One part roses. One part present. One part sandwiches from the place we ate at on our first date (even though it wasn’t technically a date. But it totally was. Even if I had a turkey sandwich the day after Thanksgiving ).
This past weekend can be summarized quite succinctly:
And Exhibit B: Continue reading
So there’s a Tumblr blog called ‘What Should We Call Social Media‘ that uses animated .gif images to respond to social media-related situations. For example:
“Catching up on community management duties after the holidays/new year” (Original Post)
And there’s a more general version of this idea on “What Should We Call Me”.
Going to Work
Which leads me to tonight’s discovery, “What Diabetes Should Call Me“
For those of you keeping score at home…
Holidays are great.
But not necessarily for my diabetes.