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Come Out With Pride Orlando 2019

Come Out With Pride Orlando 2019

Happy Sunday! I’m so excited for today’s post because yesterday was Come Out With Pride Orlando!  My friends and I covered ourselves in rainbows and glitter and y’all – we were cute. Pride is one of my very favorite days. There’s something special about being…

Accessibility features that would change my life

Accessibility features that would change my life

I was talking with someone the other day about how a lot of standard accessibility features don’t really work for me. A room or building might be ADA compliant, but it’s still not actually accessible for me. Which makes sense, when you think about it.…

Answering 11 common questions about muscular dystrophy

Answering 11 common questions about muscular dystrophy

When it comes to disability, it’s been my experience that most people are either afraid to ask questions or will be completely shameless and ask way too many super invasive, personal questions. While I definitely prefer the first kind of person, the common thread is…

My life at the moment: September 2019

My life at the moment: September 2019

Currently I’m feeling a little stuck, writing wise. I’ve got so many ideas for things I want to eventually talk about, but the second I go to write them I can’t seem to find the words. But I miss having something new to publish! So,…

Winnie’s Picks Review: trying out a paint by number kit

Winnie’s Picks Review: trying out a paint by number kit

Winnie’s Picks reached out to me recently and asked if I wanted to try one of their paint by number kits. And if you know me, you know I live for art supplies and craft projects. I very enthusiastically said yes, and guys, I’ve been…

Why I can’t travel

Why I can’t travel

Travel is the one thing that really bums me out on a regular basis. Because it’s one of the things I want to do more than anything in the world – and something I can’t do because I’m disabled. I have never taken a trip…

30 More fun things to do while homebound

30 More fun things to do while homebound

Without a doubt, one of my most popular posts has been 30 fun things to do while homebound. I’m not homebound full time, but I have been before. And I do still spend the vast majority of my time in my apartment. It gets boring…

What disability pride means to me

What disability pride means to me

Being proud of my disability isn’t always easy and I know that it’s confusing to a lot of people. But it’s not about actually loving my disease or enjoying the experience of having muscular dystrophy. Sometimes it’s hard for me to actually explain, because it’s…

Positive things I’m telling myself right now

Positive things I’m telling myself right now

You know those days where it’s not so easy to stay positive? Yeah, it’s one of those. I don’t know about you, but the past week or so have been pretty rough. Like, time to crawl into bed and hide under the covers until the…

19 Things I could have never done #withoutmywheelchair

19 Things I could have never done #withoutmywheelchair

July is disability pride month, and what better way to celebrate than to celebrate my wheelchair! I recently got a new chair (her name is Edna) after a long, difficult process and I’m excited about all the adventures she’ll take me on in the next…