Today I’m not going to give you a deep message about disability but I’m going to talk about skin products. First confession, I’m not an expert but I think it’s good to write blogs from a non expert point of view. Have you ever been to a shop and the assistant is throwing words at … More My Top Skincare Products of 2017 | A Beginner’s POV
Today is ‘International Day of Persons with Disabilities’ and I always like to do a bit of a deeper, personal post on this day. Last year I wrote about the weird questions people ask me as a disabled person. If you didn’t catch it, you can read it here. This year I asked on twitter … More “You don’t mind showing your flesh, do you?” | Disability and ‘Body Confidence’
Bit of a weird title, I know. I couldn’t think of a good one so this is all we’ve got. I started driving when I was 2 years old, I think anyway. Apparently when I first got my chair I would only drive in cirlces. Dad would say “try and go forward Gem” obviously I … More Wheel Appeal
So this week I found out you can link a video on a post! So here we go, I’ve not done one in a while – here’s a video update about the interactions I’ve had recently. Being disabled means being talked down to, or people assuming you don’t know what you’re talking about. So I … More “I’m Right, You’re Wrong!”
When I announce to people I meet that I’ve broken over 300 bones, naturally people are shocked, I think I would be too. I mean talk about excessive. I just chuckled at my own joke. Actually announce is probably the wrong word. It’s not like I say “I’m Gemma and I’ve broken over 300 bones” … More Wow You’ve Broken Over 300 Bones! Does It Hurt?
I’ve had a full on week this week full of events and catching up with friends and it’s been glorious. I’m shattered, not because it’s been hard physically, but because I’ve had to deal with the public. I kind of see it like one of those arcade machines with the coins that build up. Each … More It’s so Great you Get Out! | The truth about ‘getting out’
Hello! I’m very excited to share this blog post this week, as it’s full of my latest fashion choices ready for autumn. I’m not going to bang on about how I don’t like autumn, because I feel like bloggers are buzzing this time of year and I’m the only one that doesn’t. Anyone with me? … More Little Fashion | Autumn Accessories