No place like an Accessible home!

I was extremely lucky to get to write for Disability Living here’s what I wrote for them. Adding to my accessible home post! Many of us fondly remember the image of a young farm girl, clicking the heels of her sparkling, ruby red slippers and longingly chanting the words, “There’s no place like home, there’sContinue reading “No place like an Accessible home!”

Setting new milestone with a personal assistant.

It’s been over a year in the making but we finely made it, as of the 7th January I set a new milestone in my life living with Muscular Dystrophy. It’s only ever been hubby and I battling though learning and adjusting as my condition gradually progressives as the years go by. I have aContinue reading “Setting new milestone with a personal assistant.”

Reflection on 2018

Well can you believe we are just about to wave goodbye to 2018 going into 2019 or maybe some people are sticking their fingers up to it!. it doesn’t feel real anyone else feel that way? where did this year go!? My 2018 break down 2018 started with a beautiful family wedding, but unfortunately itContinue reading “Reflection on 2018”

December is here!

I honestly can’t believe we have hit December, the final month of the year, already. Christmas is quite literally around the corner and it doesn’t seem like two minutes since last Christmas! Does anybody else feel the same? This year though I have a very different feeling going into December I don’t feel particularly organisedContinue reading “December is here!”

Guest collaboration for Scope – The Importance of Changing Places | World Toilet Day 2018.

The following piece was written for Scope has been written by myself Lady Kerry Thompson, disability and lifestyle blogger and Changing Places Campaign, Fi Anderson, disability Mummy blogger and Transport Ambassador for MDUK, and Emma Muldoon, accessible travel blogger and Mobiloo Ambassador from Scotland. We’re a group of friends who fight a very similar battle for accessibleContinue reading “Guest collaboration for Scope – The Importance of Changing Places | World Toilet Day 2018.”

Nature is calling | World Toilet Day

What is World Toilet Day? World Toilet Day, celebrated on 19th November, is about taking action to ensure that everyone has a safe toilet by 2030. I seem to talk toilets ALL; well so my hubby tells me!! So here’s me talking about toilets once again but surely it’s acceptable as today is world toiletContinue reading “Nature is calling | World Toilet Day”

My disability, how does it define me, being me!

I’ve always said I’m not defined by my Wheelchair – now I’ve not changed my mind I still feel the same way. But, I was reading something the other day on Identities and it got me thinking about just how I identify myself and what my identity means to me. My identity is important toContinue reading “My disability, how does it define me, being me!”

Self-love – it’s not selfish, it’s ‘necessary’

Did you know the relationship you set yourself has a massive part in setting the tone for every other relationship you have? Crazy right and deep I know, that’s some serious power you hold in your hands probably best to use it wisely. Who you surround yourself with has a massive role to play too,Continue reading “Self-love – it’s not selfish, it’s ‘necessary’”