Sickness & Celebrations

December is, for many, a time of preparations and celebrations. Whatever you’re celebrating: Christmas, Hanukkah, new year or a birthday (“No combined presents, PLEASE.”) Most people probably have mixed feelings about this time of year. All the family stresses, over the top commercial hype, finding “perfect” gifts and a search for “perfection” in general are … More Sickness & Celebrations

Reality of Eating in Cafes when Chronically Ill

Today I’m going to talk you through two examples. In both situations I’m using a wheelchair and am accompanied by those rare family members who understand and support you if you have a different or difficult situation. The first café is part of a garden centre. The downward spiral begins with not arriving on time … More Reality of Eating in Cafes when Chronically Ill