WEEK 4 #IronMonth

I’m so grateful to all the people I know and don’t know, who got involved and helped me to promote the challenge as well as the fundraiser for the month of May. I couldn’t do it without you ALL‼️ Thank you so much to my family, friends, and everyone else for all the support andContinue reading “WEEK 4 #IronMonth”

WEEK 3 #IronMonth

“Recovery is a process. It takes time. It takes patience. It takes everything you’ve got”. It does however still need support” ❤️💪 “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.”  My intention for WEEK 3 was that the fundraiser reaches €10k and I’m soContinue reading “WEEK 3 #IronMonth”

WEEK 2 #IronMonth

“My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn’t prevent you doing well, and don’t regret the things it interferes with. Don’t be disabled in spirit as well as physically.” ~Stephen Hawking Week 2 has come to an end. We’re halfway there and I’m absolutely overwhelmed with the support that I’mContinue reading “WEEK 2 #IronMonth”

WEEK 1 #IronMonth

“Be STRONG, be FEARLESS, be BEAUTIFUL, and BELIEVE that ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE when you have the right people there to SUPPORT you” Tuesday 4th – Friday 7th of May I commenced the challenge on Tuesday 4th of May. Week 1 is now completed ✅🦾🤗 Tuesday 4th of May Walk👣 Distance: 2️⃣km and 50m Wednesday 5thContinue reading “WEEK 1 #IronMonth”

#IronMonth

During the month of May I’ll be completing an Iron Man Style Challenge using robotic gait training 🤖🦾👣. In a usual lokomat session I do about 45-50 minutes, at alternating speeds, taking around 2000 steps resulting in a distance of approximately 1.4km. For the month of May I set out a challenge to do aContinue reading “#IronMonth”

#IronMonth

Who said you can’t compete in an Iron Man competition if you have physical difficulties/barriers like me? I’m proud and excited to say that the An Saol Foundation (where I currently do my physiotherapy) is organising an Iron Month for their clients. Family, relatives, friends, anyone is welcome to join! You’ll find more info hereContinue reading “#IronMonth”

🥳Birthday Fundraiser for ABI Ireland🥳

https://www.facebook.com/donate/475804196940374/?fundraiser_source=external_url

“Common sense is not so common” 🙄🤦🏻‍♀️

“Common sense is not so common” is probably one of the truest statements. I’ve experienced this a lot throughout my journey 🤦🏻‍♀️🤷🏻‍♀️ unfortunately. I’ve always heard people talk about it, but I didn’t fully understand it, or experienced it in such extent. Well! I do now🙄 They’re the kind of situations that if I tellContinue reading ““Common sense is not so common” 🙄🤦🏻‍♀️”

🦋 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☀️”