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Feel free to ask questions about cerebral palsy

I struggle to understand why people worry that they will offend me by asking questions. Rest assured that I started this blog as a resource and I am happy to answer questions.  However if on the off chance I am … Continue reading

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Therapy in school

I know I am not the only one who had some form of physical therapy as part in school as part of gym class. I didn’t understand why my classmates generally enjoy gym class especially on the days when I … Continue reading

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how to create a sense of independence in your child with a disability

Realizing how much time it takes me to do things that others take for granted it would have make sense for people around me to help. Sometimes for speed reasons, I was helped other times I was left to my … Continue reading

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social isolation and cerebral palsy can be helped by social media

All my life I have struggled with talking to my friends. I know I am not alone with the social isolation that cerebral palsy can create, but have you ever stopped to think how social media can help? It is … Continue reading

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activities for children in a body cast

When I was 11 years old I had an ostemony on my left hip – that simply means I had an operation that reconstructed my hip because I was born with dislocated hips. Although I have written about this before … Continue reading

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The Biggest Decisions a Kid Makes When They Get a New Chair

I was recently going through my RSS feed and came across a blogger whose child just got their new chair and I have to say I love getting new wheels. The biggest challenge for most chair users is deciding on … Continue reading

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what I wish I knew?

An interesting topic has come to my attention that I can’t think of an answer to but I thought I would write about it here. The question posed to me was is there anything I wish I’d known about as … Continue reading

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Looking For A Book To Read? I Have The Answer

One of the first books I remember my mom reading to me was “mine for keeps” by Canadian children’s author, Jean Little.  if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its free

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Making Changes Towards Inclusion

It has taken a long time but Laura is finally getting an understanding of her worth.  For her whole life her dad and I have had our hearts broken often when we watched Laura being left on the edge of … Continue reading

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the artistic side of blogging

I had no idea when I started blogging that it would mean anything to anyone, except me! As of today I have reached 3,000 hits on lifeofthedifferentlyabled.com since November 22, (not to mention the 15,000+ hits I received in the … Continue reading

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