🦠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🦠”

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 🦋”

National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) 🏥🇮🇪

September 2016-March 2017 I arrived at the NRH at the end of September 2016, and I was admitted to Gabriel’s Ward on the third floor. I never expected to be a patient there for this long 🙄, another 5-6 months🤦🏻‍♀️-seems to be my personal time limit, my standard for every new admission place 😂. MyContinue reading “National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH) 🏥🇮🇪”

Welcome back! 🇵🇱✈️🇮🇪

🦋 Home is not a place, it’s a feeling 🦋 I was at home in Poland for another 6 months (March-September 2016), but this time it didn’t feel so long plus it was much more pleasant 🤗. Dad’s and granny’s home cooking🤤😋, organic fruit & veg from grandparents’ garden 🍊🍒🥬🍎🍋, freshly caught fish by grandadContinue reading “Welcome back! 🇵🇱✈️🇮🇪”

@Kate Allatt

🦋 The worst thing about a disability is that people see it before they see you… Remember that disability is just an inability to see ability 🦋 Intensive Care Unit-Żywiec 🇵🇱 The first video I watched in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) was the video of Kate ☝️. Mr P played it for me, gluing hisContinue reading “@Kate Allatt”

☀️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☀️”

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! 🔐🔓🙌”

Video Blog 1️⃣

🦋 Small daily improvements are the key to staggering long term results 🦋 January 2016-GCR Repty-Rehabilitation Centre 🇵🇱 And the best “little” improvement that took place there, apart from getting my voice back was this 👇 🦋 Let the improvement of yourself make you so busy that you have no time to criticise others…🦋

Nighttime visitor 😱😂

December 2015-March 2016 🇵🇱 GCR Repty Every time we think or talk about this now, we laugh so hard 😂🙉, especially when my dad does all the impressions. I’m going to try to paint a picture, so you can understand the situation better 👇 When I was a patient of GCR Repty Rehabilitation Centre 🇵🇱Continue reading “Nighttime visitor 😱😂”