Thursday, July 29, 2010

A picture is worth 1000 words . . .



Last week I was asked to take part in study being conducted by Schlesinger and Associates.  They were looking for caregivers of children with diabetes (CWD).  Hey - that's me!  I have a CWD so I was more than happy to participate.

They asked me to make a collage about diabetes and bring it to the meeting.  So, the above picture is what I made and took into the meeting. Pretty cute - no?  I mean if you have to make a picture about diabetes - it's pretty cute.  Oh wait - maybe it's just my adorable son, Nate that makes it so cute!!  :)

Anyway, I have no idea who or what the research was for but I hope that I was able to help in some way because ONE DAY I WOULD LOVE TO SAY THAT MY SON USED TO HAVE DIABETES!

11 comments:

Anonymous said...

Laura: please pass along my compliments to Jim. His creativity is unbelievable! Great collage! -Rafa

phonelady said...

Oh wow Jim did this ? wow your hubby missed his calling he should have been an artist . I love it and love you and your family . take care dear and Im praying for you .

Reyna said...

A-W-E-S-O-M-E collage!!! NATE is adorable and even though it is about "D", it is really CUTE.

"Great job" to you and Jim.

Cindy said...

It's definitely Nate that makes it adorable! What a cutie! Awesome job on the collage!

Lora said...

Well, if you HAVE to make a picture about diabetes - it IS pretty darn cute. Especially with Nate in it :)

hmmm~ do the Houston's have a Cricut??

Pam said...

What a cutie - though the picture of him crying in your arms is a heartbreaker.

kjdeweese said...

Jim did a fabulous job!

Penny said...

Hey Laura - I participated in the Schlesinger research group about Type 1 caregivers here in Philly - just two days ago! There was a group of 7 of us and it was like paid therapy! I had to do the collage too, but yours is awesome! The homework was kind of interesting, huh? Pictures of what a low would 'look like'? I almost felt like I WAS in therapy! Great collage though!

Nice job on the collage.

One day soon please.

Meri said...

You nailed it. It pretty much sums it all up!

Tracy1918 said...

I love this poster! You did a FANTASTIC job!

Sorry I missed your rough day. I'm so behind on blogging....but I'm glad you're doing better.

You are still in my prayers....especially the insurance thing. : )

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