When you are in high school often times you think the people you hang out with every day are going to be your life-long friends. Unfortunately, that is not always the case and most of the people you hang out with in high school you will never see again after you graduate. From my high … Continue reading Lessons I learned from three failed friendships
My last friendship did not end well because one of my friends did not understand my migraines and she thought they could be easily treated through medication. Instead of asking me for more information about my disability she assumed Hydrocephalus wasn't a thing and called me psycho and accused me of making up a … Continue reading When your friends don’t believe your disability exists
Everyone needs a break from time to time! Building a blog takes time and consistency but doing it 24/7 won't necessarily build your blog faster but may actually do the opposite. Taking a few short breaks every now and then can be really beneficial and help you recharge come up with new ideas if you're … Continue reading Four things I do when I am not blogging
When you are disabled it is not uncommon to suffer from depression but unfortunately, not everyone can afford therapy and sometimes we just have to learn how to cope with our depression. When your friends suffer from depression it can hard to watch because you want to help but you may not know how or … Continue reading How to help a friend who is suffering from depression
This is a sponsored post that I receive a small compensation for. I am sharing this with you because I felt it could benefit you in some way. Whether you are celebrating a special occasion or it's your girlfriend's birthday or anniversary you want to be sure you find them the perfect gift that shows … Continue reading What every girl really wants
This is a sponsored post that I was compensated for. I am sharing this with you because I felt it could benefit you in some way. Conversations about the future are a feature of any budding relationship. They’re the best way to tell if you’re both on the same page. They’re also a fantastic judge … Continue reading Dating with a disability: What does the future hold?
The pi classroom back in high school was truly a horrible experience but one I could not avoid. Since I can do a lot of things on my own getting help from someone was like pulling teeth. Often times I refer high school as the "years of hell" because there are no good memories about … Continue reading Ten-year friendiversary
One of my readers approached me and said "hey Sarah I loved your tips on how to move on when a long-lasting friendship falls apart" could you do something on qualities of good abled friends? That got me thinking what a great idea because although I have had a few friendships not work out I … Continue reading Qualities of good abled friends
Have you ever been friends with someone for several years and then all of sudden it just falls apart? Sometimes when this happens it can be very difficult to move on especially if you have been friends with someone for a significant about of time. When I had to end a friendship that lasted seven … Continue reading How to move on when a long-lasting friendship falls apart
Shopping at the mall with Karly is very different than it would be if I were to shop with an abled person. There are many things that an abled person might not think of when they go shopping that a person with a disability does. I will explain how shopping differs for Karly, and I … Continue reading Shopping with a disability
Today my friend Karly turns twenty-six which means she is officially older than me! This coming August Karly and I would have been friends for ten years! I don't get to see her as much as I would like but I could not ask for a better friend! I will take you down memory lane and … Continue reading Longest birthday text I have ever written
When you are disabled it is harder to make friends than if you were abled. People with disabilities, are judged before you even have had a conversation with them. A lot of the time an abled person will see a wheelchair and judge that person. I will share with you some of my personal experiences … Continue reading Do you struggle to find friends because of your disability?