Ten-year friendiversary

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

Qualities of good abled friends

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

How to move on when a long-lasting friendship falls apart

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 with a disability

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

Longest birthday text I have ever written

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

Do you struggle to find friends because of your disability?

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?

Have you ever had a friend that was trying too hard for acceptance?

When it comes to friendships you want someone who will always be there for you no matter what. Sometimes you will run into someone who I call a fake friend. Those are people who are trying too hard for acceptance or care just about themselves. How can you tell the real ones from the genuine … Continue reading Have you ever had a friend that was trying too hard for acceptance?