Every spring break, my family and I take a skiing vacation in Keystone Colorado. There is an amazing adaptive skiing program called BOEC. I love them!
Author: Megan Fry
Having A Backup Communication Device is A MUST
Relying on technology to communicate and live your life to the fullest, it is important to have a backup. I usually have at least two computers. However, last night when I was leaving to go on a long skiing vacation, I decided to not take my back up computer. That was a mistake! On the… Continue reading Having A Backup Communication Device is A MUST
Rocking Undercut Designs
Being in my wheelchair all day, the back of my head is constantly rubbing against my headrest. This can cause the back of my hair to get tangled. Brushing was becoming a painful task that I had to do quite often. Sometimes the headrest even would rub some of my hair off. Ultimately, I needed… Continue reading Rocking Undercut Designs
How My Romantic Partnership Would Work
Any relationship is tricky. Try putting a disability in the mix. As I look up to YouTube couples who have disabilities, I have hope. However, these couples have one person who has a disability with their partner being the total caregiver. I am looking for a partner in crime. I am actually really independent despite… Continue reading How My Romantic Partnership Would Work
I am fluent in Morse Code now!!!
Do you remember my post "Another Way I Communicate With My Eyes: Morse Code" about how I use short and long blinks to communicate? I used to have to use business cards as a cheat sheet. As of today, I am proud to announce that I am now fluent in Morse Code! I even put it… Continue reading I am fluent in Morse Code now!!!
Blog Platform Switch
I have been blogging ever since the age of 14 and I absolutely love it. The first blogging platform was Blogspot. Although it was a great beginner blogging platform, I decided that I needed to grow my blog to be more professional. Starting in the summer of 2022, I decided to change platforms. At first,… Continue reading Blog Platform Switch
My SOS Family
Relying on technology to live my life, I have anxiety when I am without my computer. The situations come up every day when I don't have the comfort of having my voice with me such as when I am showering, using the bathroom, etc. Yes, someone is always with me in these situations. However,… Continue reading My SOS Family
YEP, I HAVE DEFINITELY BEATEN A COMA AND DEATH!!!!!!!!
Due to my Cerebral Palsy, I have spasticity which makes me have involuntary contractions that cause stiffness in my muscles. When I was 8, I had a pump device surgically implanted in my lower abdomen that delivers a medication called Baclofen directly into my spinal canal via a shunt line. Baclofen relaxes my muscles… Continue reading YEP, I HAVE DEFINITELY BEATEN A COMA AND DEATH!!!!!!!!
Fitbit – Charge 5
Why do I have a fitness watch such as the Fitbit charge 5 if I can not really work out in a typical way by walking or running? Every movement you make counts as steps. The Fitbit also can track your active zones which is any activity you have based on your heart rate including fat… Continue reading Fitbit – Charge 5
Another Way I Communicate With My Eyes: Morse Code
Have you ever heard of Morse Code used in the 1830s for electrical telegraphy by Samuel Morse? There are times that I don't have my computer. I use long and short blinks to make up letters just like a soldier used it to let his country know he was being tortured. Putting the Morse… Continue reading Another Way I Communicate With My Eyes: Morse Code