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Day 779

Family is really like fudge …often sweet with a few nuts   –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 4 : 20 PM on day 779 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,  feed myself All Bran Flakes for breakfast, publish my Disability of the Day feature,     work – today’s my last day Alice Pyne – a…

Day 778

Just breathe and stay present  –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 4 : 55 PM on day 778 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, publish my Disability of the Day feature,  brush my teeth, feed myself a peanut butter sandwich for breakfast, watch TV and practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles. I periodically  have this image of myself…

Day 777

If you’re going to be offended by everything you won’t have time to do anything else   –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 1 : 47 PM on day 777 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,publish my Disability of the Day feature, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, spend time outside,  stretch my hamstrings,  practice typing with…

Day 776

Things look different from the other side of  the situation –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 6 : 35 PM on day 776 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,  go to church,  feed myself a peanut butter sandwich for breakfast, make…

Day 775

It really is about ABILITY and not disability –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 5 : 15 PM on day 775 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth,publish my Disability of the Day feature, feed myself a peanut butter sandwich for breakfast,  drink milk by myself,  tweet about my Chain of Good competition…

Day 774

In a world full of people who ask why be one of the few people who ask why not-  that’s what I keep learning It’s 5 : 57 PM on day 774 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, stretch my hamstrings, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, feed myself an egg sandwich for breakfast,…

Day 773

Learn to have fun by yourself and you’ll never get bored –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 2 : 34 PM on day 773 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, feed myself All Bran Flakes an apple for breakfast,    publish my Disability of the Day feature, work,…

Day 772

The more you know yourself the less you feel the need to react to what people say about you  –  that’s what I keep learning It’s 2 : 22 PM on day 772 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings,  brush my teeth, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles,  feed myself an egg sandwich and…

Day 771

Example is leadership. ~ Albert Schweitzer It’s 2 : 08 PM on day 771 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, brush my teeth, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, practice typing with both hands, feed myself an avocado sandwich and an apple for breakfast,  publish my Disability of the Day feature, work, listen to music  and watch TV. As you…

Day 770

Having Cerebral Palsy has brought me closer to God – that’s what I learned today It’s 1 : 33 PM on day 770 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, brush my teeth,publish my Disability of the Day feature, practice typing with both hands, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, feed myself All Bran Flakes for breakfast and…