We’re nearing the end of our holiday and I woke up feeling a bit less PoTSy and a bit less fatigued so we decided to venture out. We stopped at Broadford to visit the shop ‘Love from Skye’ an amazing jeweller (who also sells online) they have some really beautiful stuff and I’m seriously tempted…Continue reading Skye Holiday, Birds and a Sunset
I’ve heard a lot of chat about how people feel when they receive a diagnosis, so I’ve decided to share my ramblings on the topic. There tend to be 3 distinct trains of thought upon receiving a diagnosis. 1. I’ve got a diagnosis this is good. 2. I’ve got a diagnosis this is bad. 3.…Continue reading Diagnosis pro’s and con’s
Ok so I received this awesome new thumb splint this morning and I’ve decided to do a quick review (I couldn’t find any other reviews for this model online so I figured I should write one) Before we get started although I’m an OT student and I splint regularly in my daily life this doesn’t…Continue reading Rhizomed Thumb Support from Medi
RSPB Minsmere is a coastal reserve in Saxmundham, Suffolk. The reserve covers over 2,000 acres and is a mix of woodland, wetland, meadows, reed beds and shorelines. The 1st thing I have to compliment them on is their access statement, their website is FANTASTIC (available here) it covers so much more than just ‘wheelchair accessible…Continue reading RSPB Minsmere Accessibility Review
I spent yesterday morning busy beading but late afternoon me and mum decided to head out to explore Orwell Country Park. Its Bluebell season and I haven’t used my lovely Nikon D90 in ages. Plus I’m still testing Mary J (wheelchair) off road! We took Belle the staffie who’s staying with us and we headed…Continue reading Bluebell Walk in the woods
Ok so I haven’t blogged in a few days but honestly thats because I haven’t done anything! So to catch you all up… Happy Easter Tuesday I headed up to the local gymnastics centre to visit my training buddies and check out the new trampoline tumble track. I went on wheels and didn’t do any…Continue reading Bourne Park Adventures
Today was one of Addz days off, there aren’t many days in th week we both have free but Saturday’s is one of them. Addz gets up early and heads off somewhere for a run while I supervise the pillows for a few more hours…beds can’t be left alone for too long ya know! We…Continue reading Days out and wheelchair pimping
Hello folks I know it’s been a few days since I’ve blogged but for the most part I’ve been asleep! After getting Home from hospital in Tuesday and my epic walk back to the house u spent the rest of the day in bed. Wednesday started with a layin, I just couldn’t get going. I…Continue reading Home at last: settling in, physio, hair dye and mobility aids.
Jam on toast and lots of good luck and goodbye messages already 🙂 I’m certainly going to miss this lot! After getting myself up and dressed I made myself some earrings to go with my cotton cord necklace and bracelet set. After finishing that I started chasing down staff with my business cards in hand.…Continue reading 24th and last day in rehab.
Up bright and early this morning (with both shoulders and a hip out of joint! It’s really hard to pop a hip back in when you can’t feel anything besides pins and needles in either arm!) After yesterday’s emotional meltdown I was up ready for a fight this morning but my morning was a little…Continue reading 23rd day in rehab and my last full day! (wheelchair drama, walking for miles and surprise visits from friends)