Date: May2016

Words by Julie - Living Life With Paralysis

A day out to share the road

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A day out to share the road

Today, Theo and I spent the day somewhere other than at home or physio. We were with 30+ like-minded Huron County residents and employees at the Share the Road Cycling Coalition Workshop sponsored by Huron County (thanks Susanna!). What a day! Here’s why: One – This was the first day I have spent doing something […]

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Two more firsts

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Two more firsts

This week accounts for two more firsts, both of which I had not been looking forward to. Sunday morning 9am (despite the snow) was the start of the summer racing season for most athletes in Huron County. The Dave Mounsey Memorial Fund annual Run-Around-the Square was one that I had competed in three or four […]

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Rock star

Rock star

Yesterday was a Parkwood day. Even after recovering Theo’s lost blackberry we made it in good time for me to be up on the ekso before 11:15. I always feel pressure on Thursday mornings because I have from 11 to 12 to “walk” and if I am late, that is my loss; time and money. […]

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First Speech

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First Speech

I have had several request from people who were not able to attend last night’s Gala to share my speech. It was an amazing evening with $32,000 plus dollars raised for the sports fields and track at Madill.  We got to dress up… I spoke to more than 300 people (using my hands, of course). […]

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