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Episode 133: SkirtMyPump, with Erin Calhoun-Dulaney

March 1, 2022

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Are you frustrated trying to figure out where to put your tubed insulin pump when you're wearing a skirt or dress? I certainly have had moments where I wish I didn't have to dig into my bra to get the pump out, or have it making a huge pump on my waist if I wear a holster.

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The solution? 

Erin Calhoun-Dulaney, inventor of the SkirtMyPump slip, joins us to talk about how she came up with this unique solution to pump placement.

Meet Erin Calhoun-Dulaney

Learn how to wear your tubed insulin pump with skirts and dresses by using the SkirtMyPump slip.

Erin Calhoun-Dulaney has lived with T1D for 39 years. After years of frustration trying to figure out where to put her tubed insulin pump while wearing skirts and dresses, she invented the SkirtMyPump slip. It has a pocket specifically designed to be able to easily access your insulin pump. 

With this slip, T1D women now have the freedom to wear any skirt or dress with an insulin pump.

SkirtMyPump Can Be Worn Under Any Dress

You can buy the SkirtMyPump slip at skirtmypump.com, and you can connect with Erin @skirtmypump on Instagram.

Learn how to wear your tubed insulin pump with skirts and dresses by using the SkirtMyPump slip.

Wins & Fails

Jessie's Win: Jessie got a job as a barista on campus at college! And they're working around her school schedule and rugby practices.

Colleen's Fail: My fail is that I dropped to 52 mg/dL on my first hike in February.

Tip of the Week

Keep going after your goals! Like Erin did with the SkirtMyPump, don't give up when you hit the bumpy parts.

Learn how to wear your tubed insulin pump with skirts and dresses by using the SkirtMyPump slip.

Question for You!

Have you ever worn a skirt or dress and found yourself frustrated figuring out where to put it? Try the SkirtMyPump slip!

Links & Resources

Credits

Our music is by Joseph McDade. Check out his website here!

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Colleen


Life coach, author, podcast host, cat mom, wife, Ravenclaw, and semi-compulsive hiker. I help novelists go from first draft to published without the drama, confusion, or tears.

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