This coming weekend is Mother's Day, of course, so we've got mothers on the mind. Personally, I'll be celebrating the Bat Mitzvah of my second daughter — one of a Jewish mother's proudest moments ;)

Meanwhile, we wanted a peek into the real lives of mothers caring for kids with diabetes —the hardest, hardest job, and one that certainly requires a sense of humor aside from a boatload of strength and resilience.

Since no one on our team is a mom of a D-kid, we turned to fellow blogger and advocate mom Lorraine Sisto to help us out with a D-mom version of the "Sh*t Diabetics Say" video, along the lines of that series.

What came back were lots of moments I could surely relate to — especially the hugs and kisses.

Special to the 'Mine by D-Mom Lorraine Sisto

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

NEWSFLASH: ADA Names New CEO
Non-profit leader Kevin L. Hagan named as new chief exec of American Diabetes Association after six-month search.
FDA Approves New Basal Insulin
Sanofi's Troujeo has 'flatter profile' of action that helps to avoid lows.
Mirror Your t:slim Pump on an iDevice!
New Tandem t:simulator App mimics the touchscreen & features on an iPhone or iPad.

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Rock on, D-Moms!!

Happy Mother's Day Weekend to All!

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