• CP related,  Quickie Salsa,  shopping,  Uncategorized,  you know you've got CP

    You Know You’ve Got CP When…

    …something you buy regularly in the supermarket gets moved from the very top shelf to the very bottom shelf. And as you’re trying to put two packets in your basket all you can think is how much easier it was to reach it down from the top shelf. I am aware how completely ridiculous that sounds but its true! Must admit I laughed at that. The seat riser on my powerchair makes moving up to reach high things so easy. And was worth every penny. The only part of sainsburys that properly stumps my independent crip streak now is frozen food with its cabinets with doors that open outwards. But…

  • 101 in 1001,  Family,  sailing,  shopping,  Uncategorized

    >101 in 1001 – Item 13…

    > Buy a new more appropriate life jacket …has been completed! I’d been meaning to get a new lifejacket for ages – since I wrote this list in fact.  And I’d been planning to ask my Dad if he could take me somewhere to look for one for the past few weeks but then it was a case of never remembering when I saw or spoke to him. Then I went to Reading shopping last week I went into Clas Ohlson which is an interesting shop which sells a wide and in my opinion slightly weird variety of things.  I’d wanted a quick look at the kitchen stuff but had…

  • Attempts at World Domination,  Losin' It,  sailing,  shopping,  Uncategorized,  weight loss

    >I got the blahs

    >I was in Reading most of yesterday shopping so didn’t get here.  And truthfully, when I got home, I just couldn’t be bothered. Yet again no change in my weight. I’ve had this week off of work but don’t feel rested at all, it’s actually been pretty stressful as a result of what I got asked to do today.  I am looking forward to it but differences in attitudes have stressed me out.  😈   I’m getting picked up in 10 minutes, more on that later. It’s all pretty blah at the moment anyway. 👿 All content copyright Emma Crees, 2006 – 2012 unless otherwise stated http://writerinawheelchair.blogspot.com