Disability, My Life

Bearing Disability: Birmingham PHAB Camps Charity — Little Sea Bear

Birmingham PHAB Camps is a charity that means a lot to me and I’ll never forget it. When I was sixteen, I was going through a difficult time and my school suggested that I took a week holiday over the summer with this charity. 27 more wordsBearing Disability: Birmingham PHAB Camps Charity — Little Sea Bear

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What advice do you wish someone would’ve given you as a disabled person? — My life kerry’s way

It’s a question i have sat (pun intended) pondering about many times, what advice could i give myself or wish someone would have given me when navigating or transitioning from the non-disabled into the disabled world and in all honestly even now. There is no wrong or right answer as the advice can be given, […]What… Continue reading What advice do you wish someone would’ve given you as a disabled person? — My life kerry’s way

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Life lessons I’ve learnt being disabled — My life kerry’s way

Spoiler alert: Being disabled means living in a society that wasn’t designed with mine or other disabled people’s needs in mind. That first sentence may sound rather harsh but in reality very true, there is no other way to describe it from a disabled person’s point of view – It can create difficult situations, and […]Life… Continue reading Life lessons I’ve learnt being disabled — My life kerry’s way

Changing Places Reviews

‘Changing Places’ – Coventry University: Alison Gingell Building

There was no indication that there was a 'Changing Places' facility located in Coventry University itself. The ones listed were located in the city. After visiting Coventry University, I found a 'Changing Places' was in fact located in the Alison Gingell Building, the Health and Sciences building. It wasn't exactly classed as a 'Changing Places'… Continue reading ‘Changing Places’ – Coventry University: Alison Gingell Building

My Life

Tom & Jerry (2021) Film Review

★★★ Tom & Jerry (2021) is a comedy starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Pallavi Sharda, Colin Jost and Michael Pena. The story features the famous rivalry of Tom & Jerry in New York City, at a lavish hotel. Tom Cat, who is a busking pianist in Central Park, is ordered to get rid of Jerry the… Continue reading Tom & Jerry (2021) Film Review

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Launching @sophiereviews

Thank you to all my avid readers and loyal followers of this blog. It is thanks to you that I continue to love what I do and write about. To know I am touching lives and getting the word out there about the latest disability awareness blog posts as well as reviews on 'Changing Places',… Continue reading Launching @sophiereviews

My Life, Student Life

Studying an MA – Visits to Coventry University

Back in August and ahead of the proposed start of my postgraduate degree in September, I organised a visit to Coventry University to discuss and put arrangements in place... Coventry University Visit #1 Despite Covid-19 and the uncertainty that the pandemic has caused, I attempted to organise another trip to Coventry University. I had corresponded… Continue reading Studying an MA – Visits to Coventry University

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Bearing Disability: Gaming for the Blind by Jonathan Morgan — Little Sea Bear

Hi everyone. One of the constant suggestions I have received from people is to write about gaming. As a child, I would often play Spyro, Mario, Nintendogs, Pokemon, Tarzan and more, but I am no longer a gamer and only play The Sims now. So today, Jonathan Morgan has agreed to write a guest post […]Bearing… Continue reading Bearing Disability: Gaming for the Blind by Jonathan Morgan — Little Sea Bear

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Technology and Disabled People — My life Kerry’s Way

Technology is pretty much at our fingertips no matter where we turn these day, from Smart speakers, new smartphones coming out each year, cars with built-in wifi, and music and television can be accessed from almost anywhere. To some the idea of being unplugged and off grid can seem like something that exists only in […]Technology… Continue reading Technology and Disabled People — My life Kerry’s Way

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Bearing Disability: Battling Anxiety with Cognitive Behaviour Therapy — Little Sea Bear

My mental health isn’t one that I talk about much on here. I’ve had anxiety since I can remember, although the doctors were reluctant to give it a name until I was twenty. 39 more wordsBearing Disability: Battling Anxiety with Cognitive Behaviour Therapy — Little Sea Bear