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    Surgery sucks

    February 16, 2015 |  by  |  Botox & Band-Aids  |   |  2 Comments

    Moo had further surgery last week.

    I think it was his 25th surgery. I could be wrong. It’s somewhere around that. I stopped counting when I used up all my fingers and that was years ago.

    Moo is now 10 years old. He loves WWE, his IpadĀ & PS4 and his favourite brother…

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    Attitude is Everything

    December 28, 2014 |  by  |  ,  |  1 Comment

    There is an inspiration porn meme that goes along the lines of “the only disability in life is a bad attitude”. It usually features Oscar Pistorius and a cute young girl with leg prosthesis’.

    I hate that stupid meme. It’s not true. There are plenty of things that even the best…

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    Moo cooking in his standing frame

    Return from the Abyss

    November 23, 2014 |  by  |  Bits & Pieces  |  2 Comments

    Only a quick update.

    Spinal Surgery is over. Moo has been home for almost 2 weeks. He’s recovering well, getting more mobility every day.

    Not everything went to plan. He spent 3 long days in PICU. We are still waiting for a hoist for home use – fortunately we have borrowed one…

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    Time

    Time

    November 5, 2014 |  by  |  boring stuff  |  5 Comments

    Do you have those moments when you just want time to stop? Stop moving forward. Stop pushing ahead. Stop right here and let me off. This is as far as I want to go.

    Tomorrow is Moo’s spinal surgery. Today I don’t want to end. This is the day I want…

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    A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.

    Charity begins at home – Disability Charity

    October 21, 2014 |  by  |  Ranting  |  4 Comments

    Let’s see how many people I can offend with this post on disability charity.

    If Charity and Disability were on Facebook, their relationship status would be “it’s complicated”.

    It’s often a relationship that doesn’t serve Disability well, though some would argue that it is a necessity.

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