Five Everyday Adaptations for the Spoonie Life

All people with disabilities or chronic illnesses struggle with some aspects of their lives. Some will struggle with every day tasks like washing themselves and getting dressed and some will manage most things well but struggle with things like travel, hobbies and sport. I myself am somewhere in between so I’d like to share a … More Five Everyday Adaptations for the Spoonie Life

Spoonie Travels: Barcelona on Crutches (1)

My recent trip to Barcelona was my first holiday since I started using walking aids every day. In the run up to it I was equal parts thrilled (I’d been wanting to go to Barcelona for ten years!) and terrified. Would I manage to actually do any of the stuff I had been dreaming of? Would I be stuck in a hotel all day? Or would it, somehow, be the holiday of my dreams? … More Spoonie Travels: Barcelona on Crutches (1)