October 2019

Learning Lessons from the Band

Learning Lessons from the Band

My name is Samuel Safford and I play drums in a band called MinaMize. We are an indie/folk trio that plays lyrical, thought-provoking music. I have been in this band for two years and I have learned so much about friendship and communication.

Posted on 10/29/2019


5 Accessibility Tips for Attending Fall Fairs and Pumpkin Patches

5 Accessibility Tips for Attending Fall Fairs and Pumpkin Patches

It's that time of year when a crisp chill hits the air and pumpkin spice fills our nostrils. The fall harvest yields a lot of fun activities for families, including hay rides, pumpkin decorating, caramel apples, and much more. Before embarking on your next autumn adventure, check out these five tips for ensuring a fun and exciting day for all.

Posted on 10/22/2019


The Benefits of Wheelchair Dancing

The Benefits of Wheelchair Dancing

Dancing has many benefits, both physical and psychological. It helps individuals to keep active, controls functions such as cholesterol, channels energy & emotion, strengthens the heart, and it's also a great natural antidote against osteoporosis and stress. In other words, dancing can help us to keep fit and raise our self-esteem.

Posted on 10/15/2019


Should You Create a Bucket List?

Should You Create a Bucket List?

Some people may get turned off by the term "bucket list," but the reality is that most people do have a bucket list, even if they haven't written it down yet. Creating a bucket list can be a great way to focus your thoughts & intentions and find some direction in your life. Bucket lists can be very specific or very broad, depending on what you'd like to accomplish and how quickly you'd like to achieve each accomplishment.

Posted on 10/8/2019


Accessible Transport Options in Florida

Accessible Transport Options in Florida

In my experience, living with a disability can be challenging. One of my most daunting limitations is having to rely on others for transportation. Sometimes it can be difficult to coordinate with my family, as I have to be conscious of everyone's schedule. That in turn affects my social life. Given my experiences, I wanted to look into some of the accessible transport options available throughout the state of Florida. My motive is not only to educate myself on the available options, but to serve as a resource to anyone who might be looking for accessible transportation.

Posted on 10/1/2019


Latest Comments

11/8/2019 | Stacey Hart
Way to go Kyle. I look forward to reading more about your adventures with Ollie!

10/5/2019 | Erica
Ya know Matt ... if more people lived their life like you have ... creating the life they want wi...

9/19/2019 | Curb Free with Cory Lee
Hey James! In Thailand and Vietnam, the voltage is 220, whereas it’s 110-120 here in the US. I wo...

9/7/2019 | differentgates
Thanks for your amazing tips, these all are very useful for all , and for me more useful,because ...

8/29/2019 | Ayron King
Awesome!! Thank you for sharing your story!

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