Life does not stop, nor does it get less interesting the day you no longer use your legs. For me, it allowed me to up my game. Show not only others but most importantly myself, just how strong I was.
It’s time to CELEBRATE YOURSELF this holiday season! Be ready to make a statement when you arrive at your holiday party with my favorite FASHION-ABLE STYLES. These are my classic favorite looks, not only do they demand attention but are so SIMPLE, CHIC AND ADAPTIVE to any body shape.
The Road to Motherhood for Women with Disabilities: Katie Chooses Foster Care…and Potential Heart Break
When you open your heart, giving your love freely to another that is in need. When you step forward and open your home to one In need of love, warmth, comfort and protection.
Early October 2016, nine years after i suffered a Spinal Cord Injury I was invited to work with one of the leading rehabilitation centers. Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilation Center in Downey, CA is evolving the standard of care for modern gait training and demonstrating the benefits of Indego walking device for use in therapy and at home.
“I am incredibly grateful to the thousands of American disability rights activists of the 60s, 70s, and 80s who protested, chained themselves to buses, camped out in government buildings for days and were willing to get arrested. I used to say I couldn’t imagine life without them, but now I can to an extent because I’ve lived abroad.”
There is something about Friday that makes the day a bit more exciting to wake up to. It is one of my favorite days of the week besides Sunday Funday. What to wear? My Friday Mood Aesthetic is made of some of my current favorite must-haves for a stylish, fun, exciting day to night Friday vibe.
In our new monthly column, we will be profiling helpful things for wheelchair-users:- the best products, places, and things that you will not want to miss!
Profile #5 Online Dating: Woman with Disabilities Share Their Road Back to Love, Lust and Empowerment
The “Quirky Quad” shares her Online Dating Profile in the hope that it will inspire, make you laugh and gain insight into how one can be open and honest about their disability and capabilities in writing a “About Me” section.
Watch out World! Here Come the New Batch of Wheelie Bright and Determined Graduates with Disabilities!
The world has become a little more inclusive and the skills and experiences these grads on wheels offer. Is the world ready? How can we best utilize these bright new scholars, and what support and encouragement do they need to best contribute to their future and to society?
You know what’s sad about the disabled community? We’re okay with the bottom of the barrel representation we get in congress with the bare minimum in benefits. We’re told to be grateful for the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Fair Housing Act (FHA) because we are “lucky” to have them.