A groundbreaking interview and a really, really cute kid (with Spina Bifida)

I remember when I was a little girl, I was interviewed for some local TV station’s show that I think was called Mike and Maddie. Or something like that. The segment was about local kids with Spina Bifida and if my memory serves correct, it was one of those “rah rah isn’t this cute handicapped … Read More

My love/hate relationship with shoes (yup, this is about disability)

All girls love shoes, right? After all, you must have black ones, brown ones, white ones and a few of various other colors. There’s heels, flats, boots, boat shoes, snow shoes, pumps … the list goes on and on. I’ve had a love/hate relationship with shoes pretty much my whole life. Mostly the hate side, … Read More

What do a pink Barbie car and an umbrella have in common?

First of all, don’t skip over this video. It’s not a virus or a prank. It’s not that long, either. It’s one of the cutest things I’ve ever seen. A young girl with Spina Bifida gets her own motorized pink Barbie car thanks to folks in her community who took an interest. Once you’re done … Read More