Hello from Friends for Life 2016

We made it to Orlando on Monday the 4th and have had a blast. Here are a few pictures to show the story of what has happened. I’ll write a post soon to share detail. I’m in the middle of a career change so life is crazy right now. Take care my friends. Enjoy the pictures.  Here is the dates for next years conference, July 4th-9th. Hope to see you there (see http://childrenwithdiabetes.com/ for more information)

 

We took off bright and early.

We took off bright and early.

we seen some awesome advocate and good friend

we seen an awesome advocate and good friend

I was excited to meet this guy at MasterLab

I was excited to meet this guy at MasterLab

I think Rissa will be a diabetes researcher someday soon

I think Rissa will be a diabetes researcher someday soon

This was a victory

This was a victory

This was in depth presentation by a brilliant man

This was in depth presentation by a brilliant man

A bunch of dads met up for beer. Fast friends we all became.

A bunch of dads met up for beer. Fast friends we all became.

This is one of the coolest guys around. I really enjoy hanging out with him.

This is one of the coolest guys around. I really enjoy hanging out with him.

Thank you to the sponsers who made FFL 16 possible.

Thank you to the sponsers who made FFL 16 possible.

Conferences like this help with diabetes burnout

Conferences like this help with diabetes burnout

 

 

 

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A weekend away, Heading for the Hills:

It wasn’t at all what I expected, but then again much of life is exactly that. I got away for a weekend in the Hocking Hills of Ohio. I stayed there alone in a tiny cabin. Why alone? I needed a break from all the noise of life: diabetes, college, work, house remodel, and business; the list seems to go on forever. I needed to hide from the face of humanity. However, one thing I didn’t need a break from was writing. I’ve gotten so little lately; it was refreshing to finally get back to typing.

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