The Lies we tell ourselves

  Learning to live with life changing disability and /or illness is difficult enough, but we often fall into to the trap of not truly being able to see the truth about ourselves. We often think of ourselves in a diminished capacity with various limitations instead of all the positives that we have to offerContinue reading “The Lies we tell ourselves”

Resilient

Often when faced with chronic illness and/or injury we tell yourselves and others that we cannot do (you fill in the blank). Yet the reality is that we can and often do the tasks. Sometimes the task seems impossible, but I know from personal experience that with a little bit of hard work and practiceContinue reading “Resilient”

You Are A Miraculous Creation

This picture of a Mama bird feeding her baby was taken by me in my yard a few days ago. God’s beauty and miraculous creations surround us.  It is so easy for us to allow all the negative thoughts take over instead of believing in ourselves. Especially when we are faced with a chronic illness,Continue reading “You Are A Miraculous Creation”

Cherish and nurture our relationships

As we go through life, it is easy to lose sight of what is important. Many times we focus on getting the better job, the nicer house, and/or the newer vehicle. Although all these things are nice, they are unnecessary. What is necessary is our family, friends, and colleagues. They are there to listen toContinue reading “Cherish and nurture our relationships”

With a little practice

I took this video about few weeks ago. I am using my Bioness system again after having them recalibrated as the feeling in my extremities, balance, and proprioception has changed. The Bioness sends an electric signal to my feet, causing them to lift at the ankles. When I use them with my LifeGlider I canContinue reading “With a little practice”