Walking to wheelchair – my story of transitioning.

So I thought I’d talk about how I transitioned from walking full-time to being completely wheelchair bound. This is my personal story of how my mobility has been affected by the progression of FHL1 Gene mutation Muscular Dystrophy. Having grown up with my mum having the same disease, I’ve understood from a pretty young age thatContinue reading “Walking to wheelchair – my story of transitioning.”

Halloween – Things that go bump in the night!

One of my most favourite times of the year Halloween, as witching hour looms closer I get more excited of all the spooky movies I can veg out and watch back to back my most favourite ones aren’t that spooky but I love them all the same, hocus Pocus and Practical Magic plus you can’tContinue reading “Halloween – Things that go bump in the night!”

Laying it bare.

what do you see when you look at me!? someone who alway’s has a smile and looks like they have everything under control or someone who doesn’t!? It’s mental health awareness day So here’s me laying it bare for all to read, I’ve not always been very open about my depression or anxiety, to lookContinue reading “Laying it bare.”

How Aloe Vera help’s me.

It’s crazy to think that this funny looking green plant has so many healing ways, We’ve all heard of the aloe vera plant it really wouldn’t surprise me if you have a plant called vera tucked away on a window sill somewhere, I was first introduced to this healing wonder by my mummy, “I’ve gotContinue reading “How Aloe Vera help’s me.”

Being proud of who you are.

I’ve not been disabled my entire life, Some people’s responses are often different some positive some sound condescending. I’m not one to generally bring up in conversation about being disabled with new groups of people, not because it bothers me more because it can create an awkward atmosphere for others. people can give you the “awwContinue reading “Being proud of who you are.”

Most people take for granted but for some of us it’s the thing of nightmares!!

Theses days just wheeling out the door its a check list of have we got everything, before hubby Fort Knox the door behind us! kinda reminds me of a new mum packing half the house while muttering away at the baby we’ll take this just in case…that’s pretty much my life!! When your planning aContinue reading “Most people take for granted but for some of us it’s the thing of nightmares!!”

Not Accessible for everyone!!

Over the years I’ve had several conversations with different people for all different reasons down to care, equipment, benefits and general help. But all conversation seem to have the same ending a very misconstrued idea of what’s available and accessible to people who have any form of disability. Just recently I’ve had a few issuesContinue reading “Not Accessible for everyone!!”

The Egyptians called it the plant of immortality.

The Aloe Vera plant some know it as the Miracle Plant and why not with it’s many known health benefits, it can be dates as far back as the Egyptian times, named the plant of immortality and as the wand of heaven to the Native Americans.It can be grown in the comfort of your homeContinue reading “The Egyptians called it the plant of immortality.”