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Will I hate the Me Before You Movie?

June 2nd is the day Chelsea graduates High School and if we stick to the plan we will also go and see the Me Before You (MBU) movie. I think Chelsea and Fran have never been more excited for a movie. … Continue reading

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A letter to me about living with disability by Chelsea

Chelsea took part in an art exhibition by the NUHS Project Dreamcatchers – a support group for teenagers and young adults living with chronic and terminal illness. It was a fantastic event that enabled some people who often sit on … Continue reading

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2 weeks to the Exhibition and the artist is sick

Only 2 weeks to go until the exhibition – and Chelsea is sick in bed with a raging fever and sats so low that the monitor goes off every  2- 3 minutes. Gotta get her better in time for the … Continue reading

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They Stare! (video)

Ignore everything I have said in the past (Don’t Stare , but don’t ignore her either!) Sometimes it’s really good to stare! From the Special Olympics Asia Pacific: I am really honored to know some of Singapore’s Special Olympics Swimmers … Continue reading

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Chelsea’s Make a Wish Video

The official video for Chelsea’s Make a Wish Swim went live yesterday and I hope that you will all be inspired to repost and share the story with a wider audience. What a truly amazing day it was. Thank you … Continue reading

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Forget R what about the S Word

Advocating for Chelsea has required me to absorb a huge amount of new information.  Medical and scientific sites are second nature to me and I can google a symptom or concomitant drug reaction with the best of them however the thing … Continue reading

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International Wheelchair Day 1st March 2012

Whenever we go somewhere for the first time I call ahead to ask about access for Chelsea. I am usually told sure no problem, then when I get there they tell me could you just drive around the building turn … Continue reading

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