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Day 840

Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change it can not only move us, it makes us move. ~ Ossie Davis It’s  3 : 20 PM on day 840 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself Puri and potato curry for breakfast, publish my Disability…

Day 839

The only way to know how far you’ve come is to look back– that’s what I keep learning It’s  4 : 35 PM on day 839 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth ,feed myself an egg sandwich for breakfast, take off my shirt by myself, go to pick up my cousin at…

Day 838

I don’t fit and it has nothing to do with the fact that I have Cerebral Palsy– that’s what I learned today It’s  4 : 04 PM on day 838 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to brush my teeth, feed myself a baked bean sandwich for breakfast, go to the mall, prepare and publish my Disability of the…

Day 837

I am so lucky to live in the house I live in– that’s what I learned today It’s  7 : 12 PM on day 837 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, ,take off my t-shirt by myself, brush my teeth, publish my Disability of the Day feature,    practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles,  practice typing…

Day 836

Saying I’ll try again tomorrow is not the same as giving up– that’s what I learned today It’s  4 : 57 PM on day 836 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to  stretch my hamstrings,take off my t-shirt and put a new one on – today I did the whole thing by myself I didn’t even…

Day 835

The difference between success and failure is perseverance – that’s what I keep learning It’s  3 : 53 PM on day 835 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, take off my t-shirt and put a new one on – I had a little help finding the left sleeve but for the first…

Day 834

It’s the small things we do that matter most– that’s what I keep learning It’s  8 : 15 PM on day 834 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to pray, read the Birth of Jesus, listen to Christmas songs,  publish my Disability of the Day feature, brush my teeth,   feed myself pancakes with a coconut and sugar filling  for…

Day 833

Build on successes – that’s what I learned today It’s  2 : 46 PM on day 833 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to  stretch my hamstrings, brush my teeth,   feed myself yogurt with fruits for breakfast,  publish my Disability of the Day feature, practice typing with both hands and practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles. This morning I decided to build…

Day 832

It’s the thought that counts– that’s what I learned today It’s  7 : 24 PM on day 832 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, practice sitting up straight to strengthen my core muscles, brush my teeth, feed myself an egg  sandwich for breakfast, go shopping and watch The Life of Pi – the movie starts of with a…

Day 831

There’s nothing compared to the feeling you get when you do something you’ve never done before – that’s what I learned today It’s  3 : 14 PM on day 831 of my journey towards independence and I’ve managed to stretch my hamstrings, take off my t-shirt and put a new one on, brush my teeth, publish my Disability of the…