Type 1 Diabetes isn't easy 

Welcome to Pumps and Pricks!
I've had T1D for 14 years, diagnosed at 26.  This is where I share my thoughts about life with this relentless and frustrating condition, in case it might be helpful to others. 


Workout Girls

Thoughts, feelings and habits

Trying to lighten the mental load that comes with Type 1 Diabetes

Girl and Cat

Diabetes burnout

Did you know it's totally normal to feel burnt out with T1D sometimes?


Diabetes and pregnancy

I've had two healthy kids as a T1D mum but the experiences were very different


Diabetes technology

My experience with insulin pumps, the Freestyle Libre and thoughts on what's new

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