My Life

Love and Loss Giveaway – A birthday celebration

Hi everyone, to celebrate my birthday I am going to be hosting a giveaway until 31st March 2020.   How to win the book? It’s simple really. Share this post with the hashtag #LoveLossGiveaway2020.This will help me find a way to contact you should you be the one that wins.Comment on the post by telling… Continue reading Love and Loss Giveaway – A birthday celebration

Changing Places Reviews

Changing Places – Birmingham International Airport

Birmingham International Airport offers a changing place facility which is located in the Departures section after you have passed through security. Although it is located by other toilets it is not obvious it is there, but it does have a sign with the correct symbol for this facility directing you to the facility. The door… Continue reading Changing Places – Birmingham International Airport

Disability, My Life, Travel

Assisted Travel at Airports When Travelling with a Disability in 2018/2019

I don't travel abroad very often but when I do every trip is unique. There is always something that causes our tempers or emotions rise. Though our previous trips always encourage us to preplan to avoid any difficulties, we never get it totally right. Travelling to Spain in 2018 Before our holiday to Spain this… Continue reading Assisted Travel at Airports When Travelling with a Disability in 2018/2019

My Life

Tibbatts Abel

After finishing University and while I was deciding what to do next, my dad offered me a job at Tibbatts Abel as their Social Media Coordinator. As everyone at Tibbatts Abel is very busy with their own workload they need someone full time to be solely based around their social media, keeping the social media platforms… Continue reading Tibbatts Abel

My Life

Why you should read, follow and share The Life of Sophie Abel

Hi, and this is a blog about me, Sophie Abel, and my life. The good, the bad and the challenging. From this post onwards, my blog posts are officially current. As my blog hits the new year, I decided to look back on why I started this blog to begin with. So who am I… Continue reading Why you should read, follow and share The Life of Sophie Abel

My Life, Student Life

Demon Magazine – Entertainment Editor Application

Having graduated from De Montfort University with a 2:1, I started to look for jobs. At the time of my search, I wasn't sure what I wanted to do and decided on the idea of pursuing a master's degree possible at De Montfort University. This then led to the idea of becoming the entertainment editor… Continue reading Demon Magazine – Entertainment Editor Application

Disability, Entertainment, My Life

The Cinematic Experience​

There are only a few cinemas I have easy access to due to the facilities within the location, including Odeon Cinema de Lux as part of Broadway Plaza in Birmingham, Cineworld Broad Street in Birmingham and showcase Cinema Deluxe Leicester. I don't often go to the cinema with my family rather  I go with my… Continue reading The Cinematic Experience​

My Life

Apologies

Apologies for overwhelming notificationsHello, readers. WordPress has had technical issues and has unpublished some of my posts. Over the next week or so, you’ll be notified as I republish the lost posts. These have come in batches for several minutes. Sorry about this as I sort the error. As of the 11th of March, there… Continue reading Apologies

Disability, My Life

Hiring Carers – Round 4: Is there a golden eagle?

Hi everyone, here's a new update on my carers. Returning home from University, I began the hunt for new PAs to assist me in my life post-University. Sabrina had handed in her notice on my last day at University due to commuting issues. Then there was Hermione, who stayed a few weeks into the summer,… Continue reading Hiring Carers – Round 4: Is there a golden eagle?

My Life

Insensitive Social Services Assessment Worker— A complaint

After I finished university, I moved back home to Birmingham, This presented me with many challenges, including arrangements for my care support. Before I looked into getting new carers and PAs for the year, I had to sort out the care budget and how that differed now that I was back at home. Assessment Worker… Continue reading Insensitive Social Services Assessment Worker— A complaint