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Yaga’s Wild Game Cook Off – A Protein Paradise

Yaga’s Wild Game Cook Off – A Protein Paradise

One of Galveston’s most anticipated events every year is the Yaga’s Children’s Fund Wild Game Cook Off. Professional pit masters travel from all over Texas to compete in the charity competition. Since its start in 1997 the cook off has raised…

How to Afford Travel On Any Budget

How to Afford Travel On Any Budget

Many people dream of escaping their daily redundancy and experiencing someplace new. Unfortunately for many, travel stays a dream as they believe it is unaffordable, unattainable and out of reach. But if you so desire an escape, life changing experiences and the…

Where Would I be Without You, Mom?

Where Would I be Without You, Mom?

Literally none of us would be here without our mothers, thats a given, but I owe mine the universe and more. I wouldn’t be near the human I am today without the unwavering support and guidance of the woman that birthed me.…

#IWishPeopleKnewThatDiabetes Has an Online Community that Changed my Life

#IWishPeopleKnewThatDiabetes Has an Online Community that Changed my Life

Diagnosis with an invisible disease like diabetes can leave one feeling isolated and alone. No one can see the problem so its hard for non diabetics to sympathize, leaving a feeling that the battle is being fought alone. This couldn’t…

Travelbetic at Euphoria Music and Camping Festival

Travelbetic at Euphoria Music and Camping Festival

The 5th Euphoria Music and Camping Festival in Austin TX went down as a weekend for the history books. Im still beaming with light from the epic music, beautiful weather and gorgeous people. This was my 3rd and most enjoyable Euphoria…

Type 1 Diabetes at Camping Music Festivals

Type 1 Diabetes at Camping Music Festivals

Ah music festival season is upon us once again! When the weather warms up, the stages and tents go up and all the weirdos emerge to dance the Summer away. This year marks my 7th as a self proclaimed “festie”…

Choosing a Travel Backpack with Type 1 Diabetes in Mind (Gregory Savant 48)

Choosing a Travel Backpack with Type 1 Diabetes in Mind (Gregory Savant 48)

One of the most important pieces of gear you will purchase for traveling is your backpack. For us type 1 diabetics this purchase is of special importance because the pack must accommodate the extra supplies required to manage diabetes abroad.…

Living in a Tourist Town

Living in a Tourist Town

For the last eight years I have lived in a few popular tourist towns in Texas; Galveston, Corpus Christi and Austin. Living somewhere people choose to spend their vacation time is rewarding but also eye opening, offering a glimpse into…

San Jose del Cabo, Baja Mexico – Photo Story

San Jose del Cabo, Baja Mexico – Photo Story

When most people think of Cabo they picture trinket shops, neon bikinis, drunk frat boys and bachelorette parties, or the tourist trap known as Cabo San Lucas. But that’s not all the Los Cabos area has to offer. Situated on…

Beyond Type 1 Feature – Surfing on Insulin

Beyond Type 1 Feature – Surfing on Insulin

Since I was 12 years old surfing has been my fiercest passion. One summer I found my uncle’s old board shaped in the 60’s collecting dust in the rafters of the family beach house. I drug it to the beach,…