2016 Winter Art Show & Winter Showcase!

2016 WINTER SHOWCASE & ART SHOW IN SUPPORT OF TEAM DIABETES OF SECOND LIFE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DECEMBER 6, 2016

WEBSITE:  http://www.teamdiabetesofsecondlife.org/2016-winter-showcase.html

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/MeadowGardens/100/144/23

Team Diabetes of Second Life is proud to present for the second year in a row, the 2016 Winter Showcase and Art Show! This event will take place from December 8 to December 18 and will include ten days of live djs, performers, tribute concerts, 2D & 3D art; contests, two hunts, photos with Santa, ice skating, ice fishing, fundraising and more!

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2016 Winter Showcase & Art Show Press Release!

2016 WINTER SHOWCASE & ART SHOW IN SUPPORT OF TEAM DIABETES OF SECOND LIFE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DECEMBER 6, 2016

WEBSITE: http://www.teamdiabetesofsecondlife.org/2016-winter-showcase.html3

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/MeadowGardens/100/144/23

Team Diabetes of Second Life is proud to present for the second year in a row, the 2016 Winter Showcase and Art Show! This event will take place from December 8 to December 18 and will include ten days of live djs, performers, tribute concerts, 2D & 3D art; contests, two hunts, photos with Santa, ice skating, ice fishing, fundraising and more!

Continue reading “2016 Winter Showcase & Art Show Press Release!”

Sunday @ 1pm slt-The Red Ball Sponsored by Ghee

Join us tomorrow at 12pm slt for The Red Ball in support of Team Diabetes of Second Life! This event will feature live performer Mimi Carpenter and is sponsored by Ghee! Participants will have a chance to buy raffle tickets to win 3 gowns from Ghee, including The Edge Anniversary Gown! 100% of the raffle ticket proceeds and donations will benefit Team Diabetes of Second Life!

Slurl: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Qeestein/143/45/1501

Healthy Tips: Tricks and Tips for Holiday Cooking & Eating

Eating Healthy During the Holidays

It can be extra hard to eat healthy around the holidays since heavy foods are often the focus of our celebrations. This year, try changing your mindset a bit.

The holidays can be so much more than big dinners and high-calorie appetizers. They are a good time for us to focus on what matters and spend quality time with our loved ones.  All the while, you can still enjoy holiday foods by keeping portions under control and eating mindfully

– See more at: http://www.diabetes.org/mfa-recipes/tips/2015-12/tricks-and-tips-for-holiday.html#sthash.MUEWS53N.dpuf

Today @ 3pm slt-The Red Gallery’s November & December Exhibition Opening!

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Today at 3pm slt, The Red Gallery will open it’s November & December Exhibition! The Red Gallery raises funds for Team Diabetes of Second Life, with a portion of each art sale going to the charity! The event will feature live performer Melenda Mikael and the following artists:

Sheba Blitz
Aradia Aridian
Understandingcomplexity
CalystiaMoonShadow
Nakari Tolsen
Roxaane Fyanucci
Lucia Tophat
Layachi Ihnen
Tisephone Resident
Emberdearheart Resident
Johannes1977 Resident

The dress code is formal and we hope to see you there!

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Bailywick/155/96/1887

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FREE Global Health Initiative: Diabetes Awareness Course!

ALISON Global Health Initiative is a series of free online courses created to raise public awareness and understanding of common diseases that affect millions of people worldwide. In this first course important aspects of the disease diabetes are covered in detail.

Click here to register and take this free course!

 

Healthy Tip of the Day: How to Plan a Healthy Breakfast

How to Plan a Healthy Breakfast

Eating breakfast has shown to help boost metabolism, which means your body does a better job managing your weight. This can be a key factor for some people in managing their diabetes too. But whether you’re a student, parent, or working professional, your busy schedule might keep you from eating a balanced breakfast in the mornings. – See more at: http://www.diabetes.org/mfa-recipes/tips/2016-09/how-to-plan-a-healthy-breakfast.html#sthash.EIbGaeQ1.dpuf

Healthy Tip of the Day: Eating Out

Restaurant menu

When you eat out, you might think about ordering some of the unhealthy foods on restaurant menus. This can make it hard to manage your diabetes. However, you don’t have to stop eating at your favorite restaurants. Many restaurants today offer healthy foods on their menus. Some will let you ask for special foods for your meal.Here are some things you can think and ask about: – See more at: http://www.diabetes.org/mfa-recipes/tips/2016-10/eating-out.html#sthash.YZRfFuHC.dpuf

Healthy Tip of the Day: 10 Ways to Plan Healthier Holidays!

Pumpkin soup

The holiday season is here! This time of the year makes many of us think about festive gatherings and spending time with loved ones. It is important to remember how to manage your diabetes while you take part in the holiday fun. These 10 tips can help: – See more at: http://www.diabetes.org/mfa-recipes/tips/2016-11/10-ways-to-plan-healthier-holidays.html#sthash.7JMZtrW8.dpuf