A candid transparent post where I dig deep and run through my lived-experience so far being a disabled Mum. What we face, what we miss out on, the quirks and different goal posts and most importantly the positives. #Sponsored by a company who supports Mothers from all diverse backgrounds! Continue reading What Is Motherhood With A Disability?
Talking through my concerns as shielding drew to an end, the extra challenges disabled people face in the COVID era. What was it like coming out of hiding after 5 months? Read to find out… Continue reading Rolling Out Into The New World | Shielding with Muscular Dystrophy During the COVID Pandemic
Part 2 of my Motability Journey series. In this blog I get behind the wheel for the first time in my life, being plunged in at the deep end with a beast of a WAV (wheelchair accessible vehicle) and am assessed on my capability to drive with high tech controls as somebody with a progressive, muscle-wasting condition. Do I pass or fail? Read to find out… Continue reading First Driving Experience|Motability Journey
An exclusive interview with disabled long-term foster carer Jon, uncovering the truths and clearing up grey areas of whether you be both disabled and a foster carer. Continue reading Fostering with a Disability | Interview with Jon Powton
Showcasing my top picks that make the biggest difference and why in making our home accessible.
Part of my ‘Accessible Living’ series. Continue reading 7 Things That Make Our Home Accessible
Guidance and support troubleshooting independent nappy changes when parenting with a disability or chronic illness. Continue reading 5 Disabled Parenting Hacks | for Easier Nappy Changes
Come along for the ride through this detailed post on ‘Sport on the Square,’ a local 3-day festival focusing on keeping families in the borough active. Taking out the guess work by giving you the inside scoop on how accessible and inclusive the event is for families with a wide range of disabilities such as ours. Continue reading ‘Sport on the Square’ 3-day Festival #Bolton | Accessibility Review ♿
An innovative introduction of how Changing Places toilet facilities are unknowingly bridging the gap in aiding disabled parents out and about in their daily lives. Continue reading How Changing Places benefit parents with disabilities
A long awaited update on our journey to source an accessible home and an unexpected opportunity to tackle the hidden housing crisis. Continue reading Eye-opening statistics and a Hopeful progression #ForAccessibleHomes
After #MDUKConf18, we made some time to explore the capital as a family. Here’s how I got on navigating the big city as a Mum who’s a wheelchair user. Continue reading A Guide to Exploring London as a Mum in a Wheelchair ♿