She has been pump-less for about 4 weeks. First time since she was 2. However we desperately need "Mr Wizard" to return to our family. Mr Wizard is Rowan's pumps name.
What now? We ready our supplies.
1. Pump and new battery
|Mr Wizard and his fuel|
3. Silhouette infusion set(Rowan's Least favorite component)
4. Clean skin(Bath time!) Just imagine toys, barbies and lots of bubbles!
4. Pep Talk
|Rowan, ready to invite Mr Wizard back!|
7. Connect Mr Wizard and Fix Prime
8. Glucose Check
Hugs, cuddle, hug, and lots of TLC.
|Rowan, Mr Wizard, and I|
Welcome back Mr Wizard! You are a pain but you make our life so much easier, thank-you Medtronic
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