Hello lovelies! 2019 has definitely been a year of many escapades, but it has mostly been a year of change and learning. And a lot of kicking my own backside. It wasn’t so much a case of not being able to ignore or downplay my disability any more, but rather a case of my disability… Read More Looking Back on 2019
Hello lovelies! It’s been roughly six months since my very first powerchair arrived home, and unfortunately it hasn’t been the smoothest of sailings. Now, all these months later, I can’t really use it. Bugger. My needs and requirements from a mobility aid advanced pretty quickly, a LOT faster than I was ever expecting. Plus, it… Read More Powerchair Update – December 2019
Please read my latest update on this powerchair! I’ve been a wheelchair user for a little while now, and my manual wheelchair has given me so much freedom! However, that freedom was limited to when I had someone available to push me as I don’t have the strength or energy to propel myself for more… Read More Introducing my Powerchair!
I have always been disabled. Well, for as long as I can remember. I’ve definitely been disabled for longer than most people have known me for. When I was four years old, I had bacterial meningitis and septicaemia. (What is Meningitis?) I’ve been left with an acquired brain injury and a whole host of problems… Read More Growing up Invisible
This post has been sitting in my drafts for a lot longer than it should have been. Talking about my mobility aids has honestly been pretty terrifying, especially being a young person who was previously invisible when it came to disability and illness. Young mobility aid users are subject to a lot of prejudice. The… Read More Lets Talk; Mobility Aids
Hello lovelies! It’s been a while since I’ve done any kind of personal blogging. My old art blog used to be a bit of a mixed bag, but I thought it was about time to make a blog specifically for my chronic illness and mental health journey! It’s certainly lovely to be back and writing!… Read More I’m Back!