Goals, Books, Chronic Illness, & Mental Health

Buy the Book here I’m asking for $26 through orders not done on Kickstarter via paypal.me/mbartleson/26 I’m self-publishing an honest book about growing up with chronic illness and mental health. I wrote the content before rose colored glasses impacted my experiences too much. To help this book get published, you can visit the crowdfunding page to … Continue reading Goals, Books, Chronic Illness, & Mental Health

I’m Self-Publishing a Book!

Buy the Book here I’m asking for $26 through orders not done on Kickstarter via paypal.me/mbartleson/26   I’m self-publishing an honest book about growing up with chronic illness and mental health. I wrote the content before rose-colored glasses impacted my experiences too much. To help this book get published, you can visit the crowdfunding page to … Continue reading I’m Self-Publishing a Book!

Sometimes- You Do You- is Exactly What You Need

I haven’t felt this way to this point in a very long time.  It’s not diabetes burnout exactly.  It’s not anxiety specifically.  It’s just my overall feelings.  I haven’t felt even close to this way since high school. I conveniently blocked it from my memory.  Until I realized the feeling. Of course it crept up on me. … Continue reading Sometimes- You Do You- is Exactly What You Need

#DBlogWeek Day 2: The Cost of a Chronic Illness

Damn. It’s expensive. Literally and figuratively. OH BOY! So…. I have ALL OF THE THOUGHTS on this subject! I firmly believe in “check your privilege” so- I’d like to acknowledge that as a white, straight, cis-woman (with educated parents- which helped lead to a foundation for me relating to a lot of things  There is so … Continue reading #DBlogWeek Day 2: The Cost of a Chronic Illness

17 Years of Diabadass-ery? AND the Blog Turns 4? Time Flies!

Woah- my diabetes turns 17 today, and this month my blog turns 4. Wait- I’ve had T1D for 17 years? 17 years ago- when I was 7- after being sick for months… we finally had our answer? Wow. And I’ve been blogging for 4 years? Kind of blows my mind- especially the blogging part- especially … Continue reading 17 Years of Diabadass-ery? AND the Blog Turns 4? Time Flies!