Why It Took 26 Years to Publish a Sequel to YA Hockey Book #HockeyLife

It took me 26 years to publish a sequel to my classic YA hockey book Face-Off. How crazy is it that the sequel, Offsides, just came out this fall? Bizarre, right? It’s even crazier when you consider that I wrote Face-Off when I was a teenager. I got really obsessed with pro hockey during the late…

Type 1 Diabetes in Children – Book Offered Free to Newly Diagnosed

I’d like to introduce you to Karri Andersen, a fellow Type 1 Diabetes mom who lives in Salt Lake City, Utah. Karri and I met over the Internet, and I was impressed with her mission of donating a free book to newly diagnosed families. I hate remembering those dark days when Type 1 Diabetes was…

Six Fantastic Resources for Type 1 Diabetes Support & Learning #T1D #Diabetes

I’ve been a mom of a child with Type 1 diabetes for a few years now, and am always on the lookout for new resources, support and strategies to help us in our journey. Here are my top six Type 1 diabetes support sites. Each has helped my family in a magnificent way and I…

The Diaversary Club Needs Donations to Give #T1D Kids Magical Day #DMom #Diabetes

If you’re looking to make a difference in the world, there’s a wonderful group that could use your support this holiday season. As the mother of a child with Type 1 Diabetes, I’m very tapped into the diabetes community and I recently learned of The Diaversary Club. A “diaversary” is the anniversary of the day…