When abled people interact with disabled people, they often feel like they need to do something to help. While that’s a great thing at its core and I always appreciate a helping hand, there are times when someone with good intentions might do more harm than good simply […]
Disability, lifestyle, and nerdy thoughts.
Hi, friends! Today, I wanted to do something a little bit different on my blog. I asked one of my best friends, Sarah, to write a post about Spina Bifida. Sarah and I are constantly learning from each other because our disabilities are so different. […]
One of my very favorite hashtags to ever be created is #DisabledJoy. Andrew / @menajew created it to show the world that happy disabled people exist, despite the narrative that abled society spins so often. There’s a common misconception that you can’t be Disabled and […]
Close your eyes and picture the person who’s got it all figured out. The one who’s living the kind of life you want, the one with the answers and the one you look to when you’re trying to plan for your future. They’re the person […]
One of the most frustrating things about being a disabled human is the fact that our homes are so often inaccessible. I mean, I’ve lived in Florida since 2005 in three different homes, and not one had a bathroom that was actually accessible. Modifications are expensive and […]