We come across plenty of moments in our life where we're doing nothing those in-between moments, thumb twiddling moments I like to call them. We can waste a lot of time in our thumb twiddling moments without even realising until we￼￼￼ find ourselves saying where did that hour will go￼. If you want to know … Continue reading Boosting Your Productivity
Is my marriage defined by my disability!? Even up to the day of saying I Do I asked hubby to be if he was totally sure that he wanted to marry me, not for your normal wedding jitter ￼reasons like do you really love me, will you be fateful, this is forever questions. None of … Continue reading Our marriage & Muscular Dystrophy
In a world where we can be ANYTHING..... what do you choose?? ￼ If you've visited my page before you'll know I don't shy away from my own struggles with mental health￼￼￼￼, I've had this post sitting in my drafts for a while now waiting to be finished and with recent events ￼￼that have hit … Continue reading Be Kind
I've written a few times about how not having an accessible home when you have a disability can be just as detrimental to your health as having a disability. Once you have an accessible home that works for you I.e wet room (walk in bathroom) wide doors, accessible kitchen with a rise and drop sides … Continue reading Accessibility within your home.
'Building Better, Building Beautiful' These are the words the Government have used in a new report announced ￼￼this week, MP Robert Jenrick even used the words 'building beautiful must become the norm'. When I read the full report hoping that finally we were going to see the government stepping up, by seeing that accessible homes … Continue reading A beautiful home, A beautiful Accessible home
This week the Department of Health and Social Care￼ announced the first round of funding of ￼£500.000 to be given to 10 NHS Trust Hospital in England to build Changing Places facilities￼. Is your local hospital on the list; • Hull University Te￼aching Hospital NHS Trust • University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation • Royal National … Continue reading Changing Places Toilets and Hospital
Your identity ￼is everything it's the person you are, the person you identify￼￼ with and when you lose your identity who are!? As humans in a complex world of boundaries and decisions￼￼, it's really not all that surprising that by trying to make sense of it all we put everyone and everything into groups, categories￼ … Continue reading My Disability, My Identity
Blue Monday is the name given to a day in January ￼ claim to be the most depressing day of the year! Well isn't that just wonderful ￼it's not like some of us don't struggle already every day, but how true Is it really is is!? Typically it's the third Monday ￼of the month meaning … Continue reading Blue Monday!
Being disabled does NOT make me a burden to my partner. Being disabled does NOT make me a burden to anyone! Lets call it the B-Word I've never approach this subject ￼￼before so why now; I think it's probably a word I know I've felt many time before as I'm sure many other disabled people … Continue reading Being Disabled does not make me a burden to my partner
Back in August the brown envelope of doom came throw my letter box (thanks Mr Postie!), I wasn't expecting it so at first my anxiety was fine then I opened it read the first few lines and boom the panic set in. Not going to lie how much fear the thought of the assessment process … Continue reading My personal Independence payment and decision￼￼￼￼