Age: 27 Year Diagnosed: 1999 Location: Tampa, FL

“There's so many misconceptions I wish I could change...I still love that people think we can't eat anything delicious, and lord forbid you ever have dessert or something sweet. I also love when people say, ‘wait...but you're not fat!’ You can't fix stupid.

You are WAY more than your numbers. It ebbs and flows. One day of tough blood sugars doesn’t define you, but at the same time, one day of in-range blood sugars doesn’t define you either. Focus on winning EACH DAY - add those days up and suddenly you're absolutely crushing it.”