Me and My Disability: Catheter Care Tips

If you want your Catheter to last it’s 10 -12 week life cycle without any blockages, follow my five tips. *Disclaimer I am not a doctor but a catheter user myself* Drink a tall glass of warm water to flush through any sediment that builds up in the pipe overnight. To stop your catheter balloon … Continue reading Me and My Disability: Catheter Care Tips

Me and My Disability: My thoughts on the Katie Price, Harvey and Me Documentary

I watched the Harvey price documentary this morning about his transition into Adulthood and the tough choices Katie Price (Harvey’s mum) has to make about the next stage in her sons life. I loved that Harvey was involved in the whole process of finding his perfect residential college. I was disgusted to learn that Katie … Continue reading Me and My Disability: My thoughts on the Katie Price, Harvey and Me Documentary

Me and My disability: Things I can’t do because of my disability.

*Again for comedy purposes only* Pass a drugs test - I am on wayyyy too much morphine for that to happen.Bunge jump or sky dive - people with cerebral palsy aren’t covered by insurance companies when skydiving and yet people think it’s okay to blast me with radiation that could leave me with Spider-Man powers … Continue reading Me and My disability: Things I can’t do because of my disability.

Me and My disability: Things I can do that other able bodied people can’t.

*This is for comedy purposes only* Eat a hobnob and pee in a bag at the same time.Skip queues.Take legal morphine and fly high as a kite. I have a key that opens all Uk toilets.Make cripple jokes about myself. Never needing to replace the sole on a shoe.Always have attractive Carers/medical staff.Have an encyclopaedic … Continue reading Me and My disability: Things I can do that other able bodied people can’t.

Me and my disability: Housing update and life over the festive period.

Hello my lovelies, A lot of you have been asking about my housing situation. For those new to my blog, I am waiting for my local authority to find me my own accessible property. Well, unfortunately due to the bloody Coronavirus everything has stopped housing wise (like everything else) To my internet pals who’ve been … Continue reading Me and my disability: Housing update and life over the festive period.

Fashion: Sweater Weather inspiration and things to do to while away the autumn days

N Here's a bit of sweater weather inspiration. I hope you like it! If you want to know where to purchase any of these outfits go to http://www.ShopLook.com/authorrachelm Enjoy the autumnal delights before Jack Frost makes an appearance. I know we're limited in places we can go why not try some of these? Make a … Continue reading Fashion: Sweater Weather inspiration and things to do to while away the autumn days