The Poke Bag
Over the course of many D-meetups, I’ve used the phrase: “In the poke bag…” Everyone has turned their head in a “Whaaaaat?” face. My mother found it a while ago and said something along the lines of “I’ll just throw this out.” I might have over-reacted and yelled NOOOOO! What I wouldn’t have given to have gotten rid of it for those 10-15 years, but now that it sits in the bottom of my childhood closet, it’s a glimpse into the life of diabetes of the MDI years. So for those of you who are thinking, what could she possibly be talking about? Here is the evidence:
This is what is still in the bag, but keep in mind there was always a meter & meter supplies in there as well. This bag was always too heavy for me to carry (even when it wasn’t), but it was somehow always with me.