365 Days, Living In The Moment: Day 153

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I snuggled with my cat today. I’m sure I could’ve done more, I’m sure I could’ve done less. Recently though my tone has changed and I am dealing with -Well basically, not being able to move my legs not like it used to at least if at all. I wasn’t going to mention it, but […]

Wait, STOP! Manual wheelchairs and your breaking options. 3 Tips

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Many people wouldn’t necessarily think of weeks on a wheelchair as something they would need to consider, Those who do not use chairs may only think of wheelchair brakes as one type of break.Well, let me tell you there are many many different types for all different kinds of situations. The video Will go over […]

Breaking it down: Rigid Wheelchair Disassembly

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Every wheelchair is different and so is the way you collapse them. As I showed in the video mine has a pull string in the back behind the seat whereas others will have pull strings in other places. It is good to ask your healthcare provider or your occupational therapist where and how to collapse your […]

Getting a wheel… what????

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A wheelchair is such a personal choice and every chair is different to meet the needs of its user it’s hard to give a full overviewIn just a video but this was my attempt.  The chair I use is a manual light weight rigid chair. Rigid just means that it can come up apart fully […]

Too Hot to Handle! Hot weather in CP 

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Lately it’s been REALLY, REALLY HOT HERE. I shouldn’t complain because we hardly ever get hot leather, but, for me at least the really hot weather makes my CP worse. What’s weird is I love the hot weather and to a certain point the hot weather helps me and my legs. But once the hot […]

When One Door Closes Another Opens: Adapting to Disability

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I am a big believer in doing rather than talking about doing. When opportunities come up take them because you don’t know where they may lead, Do everything and anything you want to do because you only get one life. These things may seem cliché to some, and indeed they are but in many ways, […]