Goodbye Ireland (for now)… 👋🏼🇮🇪💚

”You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ’failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down…” After 16 years in Ireland it’s time for a new chapter ✈️🇵🇱. I’ll be continuing my journey to recovery ❤️‍🩹 in my homeland 🏡. I know this will comeContinue reading “Goodbye Ireland (for now)… 👋🏼🇮🇪💚”

🥳Birthday Fundraiser for ABI Ireland🥳

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❤️ Fly high beautiful lady ❤️

This morning I got the news I dreaded getting for the last couple of weeks…😔😢 and “although it’s difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, looking back in memory will help comfort us tomorrow”… while sobbing, I felt the need to write ✍🏼… You lost your battle this morning, but to me You’re a winner!Continue reading “❤️ Fly high beautiful lady ❤️”

🦠Year 2020🦠

Firstly, I hope you all had a lovely Christmas 🎄! Filled with LOVE 💗 and FAMILY time👨‍👩‍👧, because that’s what this special time really is all about! Let’s not forget that…😇🙏🏼 What a year it has been! 😅🙉 For me personally, not a bad one at all! A year of extreme self development, reflection, awakening,Continue reading “🦠Year 2020🦠”

Nursing home resident

After NRH, I was officially a nursing home resident 🙄🤦🏻‍♀️. The only time I was looking forward to was Friday, as I’d always go home for the weekend 😌👨‍👩‍👧🏠. One thing that I absolutely hated there was the food 🥴🤢. I’ll describe it in just three simple words: bland👎🏼, overcooked👎🏼, and repetitive👎🏼. I’m a hugeContinue reading “Nursing home resident”

Orwell Private

Back in my country 🇵🇱, a nursing home is a place for old people that either want to go there, or don’t have any other choice. I never thought I would end up here, even as an old person I wouldn’t want to. It was a nightmare 😩. Life can change just like that, withContinue reading “Orwell Private”

🦋 Fall seven times, Stand up eight 🦋

After reading this post you’ll understand why I use a 🦋 butterfly 🦋 emoji everywhere on my blog. Let me start from the beginning… Every year coming up to this date (October 7th), when I suffered a brain stem stroke (2015), I would feel uneasy and upset😔! Very natural, giving the awful circumstances. An anniversary,Continue reading “🦋 Fall seven times, Stand up eight 🦋”

☀️An Saol☀️

http://www.ansaol.ie An Saol in Irish means “life” ☘️🇮🇪. The An Saol Foundation was set up by Reinhard Schaler (🇩🇪)-father of Pádraig, who suffered a severe brain injury back in 2013, while on a J1 visa in Cape Cod. Despite diar prognosis, with little hope or no chance of recovery, his parents didn’t give up! LettingContinue reading “☀️An Saol☀️”

Inspirational message #1

🦋 The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance 🦋 🦋 The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new 🦋 June 2020 🇮🇪 So yesterday I got some devastatingContinue reading “Inspirational message #1”

Unlocked! 🔐🔓🙌

🦋 People with Locked In Syndrome (LIS) may not be able to speak or answer to their name, but they can still hear your words and feel your kindness…🦋 January 2015-GCR Repty 🇵🇱 When I arrived at the rehabilitation centre in Repty, I was assigned a Speech and Language Therapist (SLT). I was seeing herContinue reading “Unlocked! 🔐🔓🙌”