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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 […]

4 disabled lgbtq+ creators AND 4 ways to make pride more accessible

4 disabled lgbtq+ creators AND 4 ways to make pride more accessible

It’s the last day of June aka pride month, which like, HOW are we halfway through the year?! I’m definitely scraping by at the last minute, but I couldn’t let the month pass me by without at least one pride themed post! So much progress […]

Feeling burned out

Feeling burned out

I don’t know if it’s writers back or stress or boredom or all of the above, but I’m burned out. Writing is something I love, but it’s something I really overthink. And that takes a lot of the fun out of it. This is nothing […]

Meet my new wheelchair!

Meet my new wheelchair!

Y’all… almost a year later and it finally happened. My new wheelchair was approved and delivered! She’s here and she’s pink. Like, super pink. She’s also got some fun new features and is a different kind of chair that I’ve never used before. If you […]

5 Things only part time wheelchair users understand

5 Things only part time wheelchair users understand

People use wheelchairs for many different reasons and not everyone needs to use them full-time. Some people who have physical disabilities are able to walk with crutches and may only need them for long distances while others may have severe joint pain. When you are […]