Mental health: Pamper day + Christmas message

Today my beautiful friend Mel assisted me with an impromptu and pamper session so I am ready for Christmas. First of all she helped me brush and floss my teeth. With my cerebral palsy I find this quite difficult as I cannot rotate the toothbrush very well and often miss the plaque on my back … Continue reading Mental health: Pamper day + Christmas message

Me and my disability: Coping with pain with Christmas coming up

Coincidentally my pain has flared up after my bath this morning so, I thought you might need to hear this if you're going through the same thing right now. It's not your fault, you cannot feel guilty that you are in pain. You cannot help it. Prevention is better than cure, please take your medication … Continue reading Me and my disability: Coping with pain with Christmas coming up

Food: Candy Canes

Recipe from: https://www.thespruceeats.com/candy-canes-recipe-521012 Ingredients Nonstick cooking spray 3 cups/21 ounces granulated sugar 1 cup/11 ounces light corn syrup 1/2 cup/4 ounces water, divided 1 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract 1 teaspoon red gel food coloring Optional: 1 teaspoon white gel food coloring Spray two rimmed baking sheets with nonstick cooking spray and set aside. Preheat your oven to 200 F. … Continue reading Food: Candy Canes

Book review: An island Christmas by Jenny Colgan

Genre: Contemporary romance Plot: It's a time for hunkering down, getting cosy in front of whisky barrel wood fires, and enjoying a dram with the people you love - unless, of course, you're accidentally pregnant to your ex-boss, and don't know how to tell him. In what should be the season of peace and goodwill … Continue reading Book review: An island Christmas by Jenny Colgan

Support Operation Christmas child ages 10-14

Give the gift of giving this Christmas to children in need. • Stuffed animal or toy • Small musical instrument (such as a harmonica or recorder) • Small foam football or tennis ball • Finger puppets • Slinky • Etch A Sketch • Skipping rope • Play-doh (you could add plastic cookie cutters as non-sharp … Continue reading Support Operation Christmas child ages 10-14