Friday, October 3, 2014

Best of the 'Betes Blogs: September 2014


"Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird 
I would fly about the earth seeking successive autumns." - George Eliot

Autumn is my favorite season. No contest. So I'll sit here all cozy with some tea and read some dblog posts. I think I can handle that. 

Best Use of Humor: Diabetes is hard, but Catherine points out some good things about diabetes.

Best Vlog: Melissa is one of my favorite people. Ever. Check this out and see why. And this. And this. Basically all of her parody videos are the best.

Best Use of Photography: Break out the tissues. A beautiful post celebrating an amazing girl and an amazing dog. So much adorableness.

Best Advocacy: This one is a tie. I couldn't choose. Reva shares a story of advocating for herself at her endocrinologist's office. And Craig advocates for all people with diabetes by educating a local politician. Both are advocacy. and both are important.

Best Story of a D-Meetup: This story from Alexis gives me chills. Even chance meetings can be important. The power of "me too."

Best Post by a Type 1: Thank you, Dayle, for sharing this story with us. Love you.

Best Post by a Type Awesome: However you feel about beauty pageants, Hallie explains why seeing an insulin pump in the Miss America pageant matters to her.

Best Motivational Post: George has a way with words. This post lifts my spirits a lot.

Best Diabetes Art: Heather's idea brought vividly to life by Mike Lawson.

Best Comments: There are a lot of great comments on Kerri's post, but Ria's is especially awesome.

Thanks to the other nominees and those who nominated!


Grab that button and display it proudly. And thanks for helping me catch up on some reading.



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2 comments:

  1. LOL! Loving the
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  2. Thanks for sharing- just found my new treasure chest of Dblogs!

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