Surviving Summer and a Glimpse of Type 1 Diabetes- Stefani Bellows (Episode #6)
Meet Super Mama: Stefani Bellows!! Stefani is one of my dear friends that I love following on social media because she always has the best mom life ideas. She's going to tell us some of the ways she survives summer with her 4 kids at home. She's also going to give a glimpse into her life as a mother of a type 1 diabetic daughter.
"When she was diagnosed we told her, 'You can do anything you want. it's [diabetes] not going to stop you from doing anything in your life at all'.....
"You just have to live your life and have a good attitude about it, and stay positive....It builds character and she's a better person for it."
- Stefani Bellows
"There's some days I just cry. Not because I'm feeling sorry for her or anything. But just as a mother. It's just so hard to watch your kid do something that hard." - Stefani Bellows
If you'd like to donate to help kids like Stefani's daughter, Ashby, please click on the link to donate to JDRF (juvenile diabetes research foundation).
Here's a peek at the bucket list Ashby helped put together for her family last summer. Such cute handwriting!!
Below are the chore charts that Stefani uses to keep her household running in the summer.
Summer Snacks- Veggie Prep so kids can snack all day on the good stuff. Click on image below for link: