Around two weeks ago Kate from The Stroke Association approached me about a project they were developing for Groupon as part of Action on Stroke month. She wanted to know if I would write a few blog posts for them to show that there is life after stroke. I of course said yes, these are the results. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
Different Strokes Summer Starter
I finally have the internet in my new flat now so hopefully I will be able to keep up with things now but first let’s have a catch up. On May 15th Me and two friends from university put an event on for Different Strokes. We had organised it as part of our Community Project module where we had to partake in ‘service-learning’ to work with a community to identify a need that...
Sorry's not good enough.
So it seems I have been neglecting my poor little blog again and I have SO much to share with everyone so apologies for that. Anyway, two weeks ago I handed my production based dissertation in, I wanted to scream and shout and cry and scream, so many people told me it was an anti-climax handing it in but for me it just felt incredible, It might have been a year later than I had planned but it...
Online donations for event
Apparently the link I posted was wrong & I can’t edit it from my phone so of you care to donate but can’t make our event it’s http://www.bmycharity.com/summerstarter
If you cannot afford an attorney one will be...
Going back to the very beginning of this journey, way before returning to uni, going to glastonbury or even taking my first post stroke steps, you might remember that after I collapsed as I was crawling to the bin to try and pull myself back up two policemen pulled over to help me. If they hadn’t drove past I can honestly say I have no idea what would have happened, and worst case scenario...
The big move
I finally moved house last Monday, I’d been living alone as my housemates had left anyway and I’d been looking forward to getting into a smaller place of my own that wouldn’t be costing£900+ a month! My Mum, Dad and Dads partner, rebecca came to help me move and it was an absolute nightmare, I had no idea I had so much stuff!! I managed to throw away (or ebay pile) most of the...