Supporting A Family Member, Friend Or Neighbor With Chronic Illness
[ May 13th 2018 at 5:17 pm ]
This video is a few ideas I have for supporting someone who is living with a chronic illness. It is from experience with people wanting to help but being unsure of how to do so. This is a video you could share with your family and friends to help them understand the changing needs a chronic illness creates.
Trimming An Evergreen Tree For Wheelchair Accessibility
[ May 11th 2018 at 5:03 pm ]
In this video I share the help I received on the weekend with pruning an evergreen tree on my property. The help was offered by an observant neighbor. This was done to make it easier for me to access the shed on my building with my power wheelchair. It reminds me of the help others can give when they have an objective look into our life.
A Birds Nest Fell From A Tree On A Windy Day
[ May 9th 2018 at 11:15 pm ]
Following a wind storm I found this birds nest on my lawn. I thought I'd share it with you. Nature and seeing God's creation rejuvenates me, especially when my physical disability is flared up.
Patreon Accountability Video - May 2018
[ May 5th 2018 at 5:31 pm ]
In this video I share how I'm using the Patreon sponsorship money for May 2018. I want to have a clear dialogue for how I am using the funds entrusted to me and show integrity with using the money responsibility. The special theme of this video is about my plans of purchasing sound equipment and recording myself playing using. Then using this as a fund raiser for a home. This is one of my long term goals. It will result in a much better quality of life for me.
Making A Brazing And Welding Rod Holder
[ May 4th 2018 at 11:42 pm ]
In this video I share the steps to make a holder for my brazing and welding rods using common ABS plumbing parts.
A Tool For Improving Quality Of Life With A Physical Disability
[ April 30th 2018 at 7:27 am ]
This is a tip for improving your quality of life when you have a physical disability. I realized this week there has been a shift in my thinking. The deep cleaning of my home has become about creating an environment where I can do at home once what was easy for me to do with my friends when I could freely hang out. I still have the will to live my life. It is a matter of thinking "outside the box" in creative ways to enjoy life.
Learning To Live With And Be Yourself
[ April 26th 2018 at 10:39 pm ]
This video is a lesson I learned over several years: It is about being yourself and not presenting to be someone else or acting in a way that someone expects you to be. I learned this lesson because of encountering many people who have a preconceived idea of what someone in a wheelchair should be and act like. This isn't just for those dealing with physical limitations. This is also about learning who you are, what your interests are and challenging yourself to periodically step outside your comfort zone.
A Personal Update - April 25th 2018
[ April 25th 2018 at 10:30 pm ]
This is a personal update about my life and physical disability and the challenges I've been facing over the past 7 days on account of my physical disability.
Inspirational For Life
[ April 19th 2018 at 7:08 am ]
I wrote this for one of the youth I am supporting. I've made this version for my youTube channel users to give hope and get you thinking about what you want out of life.
My Bed Time Routine
[ April 14th 2018 at 10:30 pm ]
In this video I talk about my bed time routine. Why I am putting this online is for helping other people with chronic pain, physical disabilities or a chronic illness have another option for unwinding. A good nights rest makes such a big different in quality of life.