• 2019

    40 Before 40: Book of Mormon

    I’m not sure I wrote about this in detail here before but as I’m turning 40 at the end of next year (I’m just over 38 now) I wrote a list of 40 goals to achieve (or at least try to) before I’m 40. Several of them are travel related which was already going to be a stretch at best and most honestly unrealistic. But a girl can dream. With coronavirus those are now looking even more out of reach. However two weeks ago (7th March) my friend Carolyn and I went to Birmingham for the day to tick one of them off the list – we went to see…

  • 2019

    Damned if you do, damned if you don’t

    So. Things have got a bit scary out there with this Coronavirus/Covid-19 stuff. I’m possibly, possibly not at a higher risk because of it. It’s hard to say because I don’t have any of the health conditions like high blood pressure or diabetes that are being said to increase your risk. And I’m not elderly. But having a neurological condition does put you in at risk group and qualify you for the flu jab. And it’s known that respiratory stuff can be difficult to clear for wheelchair users as a group (although for me, personally, I am not fully reliant on my chair and I can cough). So it’s fair…