• awareness,  campaigns,  disability,  political,  Uncategorized

    >The Resistance Campagn

    >If you’re in the UK, please take the time to sign this Not Dead Yet petition.  It’s asking MPs to take the time to sign up and say they support the Resistance Charter.  By signing the charter they will be declaring that they will support palliative care and independent living services and also that they will maintain legal protection for disabled and terminally ill people. There is also the option on the website to e-mail your MP about the issue – which I’ve done Basically a lot of people are concerned about what might happen to the rights of disabled and terminally ill people – and the services a lot…

  • theatre,  Uncategorized

    >Shivering in antici………………………………….PATION!

    >I’m going to see Rocky Horror tonight! Will try to find my camera to take some pictures as I’m sort of dressing up for it but yay I’m very excited.  This is the 3rd time I’ve been to see it which should give you some idea of how much I love that show.  I think everyone I’m going with has seen the show before too so that should make it even better.  Christopher Biggins is the narrator I think.  Hopefully he’ll actually be in it because last time it should have been Michael Aspel but we ended up with the understudy and we booed him every time he came on.…

  • clothes,  good things,  meds,  nsv,  scale junkie,  Uncategorized,  weight loss

    >Going Great

    >One of these days I will get here to blog with enough time to write something properly.  I really will.  In fact I hope it’ll be tomorrow.  But it’s not tonight. I weighed this morning and I was down 2lb!  Sooo pleased with that as I was convinced I’d show another gain due to yesterday’s particularly bad eating and the fact I’ve snacked a bit more this past week.  Down 12 and a half overall so that’s last weeks gain gone again and a little bit more But I think really I have been snacking more but still less than I would have done back in the days when I…

  • disability,  Uncategorized,  writing

    >DisCo – Just The Way I Am

    >This will be a very quick post because I need to get some writing done before sailing and gather up my sailing stuff and we’re leaving an in hour!  Not that I hold much hope of actually getting a sail in tonight looking at the weather but you never know… DisCo: Disability Conversations is an exciting blog project.  I really need to spend some more time reading some of the posts but I’ve enjoyed the few I have read so far.  They have various people guest blogging for them about all sorts of aspects and issues about disability.  Basically anything they feel like. And as of today that list of…