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Day 748

We only appreciate certain things once we’ve lost them– that’s what I keep learning It’s  1 : 25 PM on day 748 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself an egg sandwich for breakfast, drink water by myself,   publish my Disability of the Day feature, publish my Kid of the Week feature, spend time with family…

Day 747

There’s a reason for everything– that’s what I keep telling myself It’s  1 : 04 PM on day 747 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself an egg sandwich for breakfast, drink water by myself,   publish my Disability of the Day feature, watch a movie with my brother and sister and listen to…

Day 746

Everybody can make their lives mean something– that’s what I keep learning It’s  1 : 51 PM on day 746 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,   publish my Disability of the Day feature,work, practice typing with both hands,   feed myself  pasta and chicken for brunch and watch TV. This morning I came across…

Day 745

Don’t be reactive be proactive – that’s what I keep learning It’s  3 : 28 PM on day 745 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself  a peanut butter sandwich for lunch, prepare and  publish my Disability of the Day feature, work,     practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, watch TV, feed myself rice and curry…

Day 744

Be grateful – that’s what I keep learning It’s  2 : 39 PM on day 744 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, prepare and  publish my Disability of the Day feature,work, feed myself  pasta and beetroot for brunch, drink water by myself,   practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles and watch TV. Last week I had difficulty swallowing and…

Day 743

The strangest things can give you hope – that’s what I keep learning It’s  2 : 05 PM on day 743 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,  drink milk by myself, publish my Disability of the Day feature,work, feed myself    a peanut butter sandwich  for breakfast,    practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles and watch TV Yesterday…

Day 742

Time flies – that’s what I keep learning It’s  2 : 16 PM on day 742 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself  a boiled egg, Appam and vegetable curry  for breakfast, drink water by myself, spend some time with my family- today’s a public holiday (Heritage Day) in South…

Day 741

Most of us hold on to all the wrong things in life– that’s what I keep learning It’s 3 : 44 PM on day 741 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,  publish my Disability of the Day feature,   publish my Kid of the Week feature, practice typing with both hands,  work, feed myself a fish…

Day 740

The price of beauty is time  – that’s what I keep learning It’s  10 : 37 AM on day 740 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, let my sister put make up on me,  feed myself  a boiled egg  for breakfast and  prepare and publish my Disability of the Day feature. This morning…

Day 739

Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its joy.  – that’s what I keep learning It’s  7 : 12 PM on day 739 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,  feed myself  All Bran Flakes  for breakfast, work,  prepare and publish my Disability of the Day feature, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, stretch my…