Category: T1D

Complex systems

Sometimes we forget that the broken systems that come with Type 1 Diabetes are so complex that we tend to beat our selves up a lot when it simply doesnt work or it does the total opposite of what it is supposed to do.

Type None…

So its over once again, the 2016 Ride to cure Diabetes looked so far away when I registered in July last year but it came and went in the blink of an eye, generally that happens when your having fun right? A few of us even came close to missing the plane from Perth to Adelaide, apparently gate 20 is not the same place as gate 20A and 20B, woops.

Team Work

This morning was all about team work, we put all of our bickering, fighting and arguments into the past, we shook hands and agreed to be mates, we executed our plans within reason, we worked together when it got tough and we respected each others boundaries and limits.

We had been planning to do this for a while so we had our contingencies in place, the only problem was, we were entering the unknown…