Disclaimer: my life Kerry’s way is a personal blog. Any views or opinions represented in this blog are personal and belong solely to the blog owner, and do not represent those of people, institutions or organizations that the owner may or may not be associated with in professional or personal capacity unless explicitly stated. Any … Continue reading Incompetence nearly killed my mum!
I don’t know about all of you - I sometimes have this overwhelming urge to shout ‘Hello, I’m still here’ I’m not invisible while frantically waving my arms in the air - well, if that was at all possible, I’ll need to rope in one of my PA’s to do that part! I’ve openly said … Continue reading I want to scream I’m still here!
Have you ever looked around at your home and thought I really hate living here not because of the decor or the area that you live, but because you’re stuck in one room unable to access any of the other rooms in your home. This one room acts as your living room, bedroom, kitchen and … Continue reading For Accessible Homes
Accepting a new normal when I was just feeling like I had found my feet... well wheels! ‘Normal’ what does that even mean and does it really exist? Everyone’s normal is different or we would all be boring. plus life has this way of dealing us different cards of change from time to time whether … Continue reading Accepting a new normal
Independence. What does that one single word mean to you? Most people take their Independence for granted - that’s ok because not everyone will stop and think about how in their every day life they are free to make decisions and act on them. Like being thirsty their ability to make themselves a drink, annoyed … Continue reading Freedom is more than Just a state of mind, it’s my wheelchair
Three weeks ago I came across a post on social media by Muscular Dystrophy UK, they were launching their big 60 challenge. Now normally when I see any fundraising events it’s either something to do with running or jumping out of a plane - unfortunately having Muscular Dystrophy myself I need to know my limits … Continue reading Challenging myself – while fundraising for Muscular Dystrophy
I’m one of those really annoying people that you meet/see that constantly smiles about absolutely nothing and always says hello to a complete stranger as I’m wheeling past. I think I’m a happy go lucky person that tries to see the positive and not the negative in every situation, I try not to sweat the … Continue reading Being disabled doesn’t automatically mean I should be depressed
This is a subject that I’m coming across a lot more lately whether it’s online or in conversation - the social model of disability. What does it actually mean? Many people that are disabled see it in different ways, why because one size doesn’t fit all, in other words, each person’s disabilities affects them in … Continue reading Is it disability or accessibility – The social model