Although I can only write to my own experiences I have a lot to say, especially on the subject of social isolation. I think that they’re a lot of misconception regarding social isolation and disability. I think there are a few reasons why social isolation occurs in children with physical disabilities. For the sake of this post I am going to speak about childhood and physical disabilities as it is what I have the most first hand experience with. Continue reading
What does independence really means to you? Recently, I have been doing a lot of thinking on this subject as I talk to friends who are in various stages of this facet of their lives. I was the first of my friends to move out, so it is neat to watch them as they work through this transitional phase and enter the new chapter of their lives. Continue reading
I was asked to write on the topic of shoes, and thought it would be beneficial to write about this at this time of year because, well sandals at one time were a difficult piece of footwear for my cerebral palsy compromised feet. Continue readinga directory wordpress plugin produces onsite optimization.
Thanks for sticking with me while I took a break from the blog for July. It got me thinking about summer in general, and summers past more accurately. So I am curious some of your favorite ways to spend your summer.
• Reconnecting with friends
• Making new friends
• Enjoying the summer weather
• Enjoying the foods of summer
What is your favourite part of summer
hi all i guess because its summer I am in a bit of a blogging rut so if there is any topics you would like me to cover please comment
also please note my youtube channel is now updated every friday this is a stride that is more managable
one final note if you want to start a blog of your own i can help i have started http://wanttobuildawebsite.ca
I know that cerebral palsy effects everyone differently. But even for myself there are different effects of cerebral palsy. Allow me to explain, every day is a new one and thus the impact of cerebral palsy changes from day to day also, at least for me.
Every day is different for me in terms of cerebral palsy. My muscles react differently to the changes in climates.
When writing this post the song lyrics for Today I’m Gonna Try and change The World’ by Johnny Reid is playing through my head. Why? Well, because honestly, I have seen a lot of change in the almost 30 years of my life changes that have changed my outlook on my disability and society’s ideas. Continue reading
Recently I’ve been thinking a lot about the role of attendants in my life. Over the years the role of the attendant in my life has changed and honestly, I have grown right along with it. This is the first post in a two part series. This post will look at the teen years and the role the attendant played in my life.