Hello, we are Our Wheely Big Journey, a family with a difference. With a little bit of determination, some craziness and a sprinkle of luck we want to show the world that disability does not mean the end of a happy,fun fulfilled life.With a mam (me Sharon) who doesnt know when to stop, a dad (Denis) aka the masterbuilder, Sophie, a daughter,sister and teenager and Noah the main man with the wheels.
Our only limitation is our imagination.
This post as per the title is dedicated to the newest addition to my face, my spot.
I don’t think there is anyone on this planet who likes spots, except that Dr Pimple Popper maybe (I’m probably getting the name wrong, but there is no way I can watch any of those videos), and why the hell would you?Read More »
Since starting the blog, my aim has always been to educate people not only on the fact that we are family like any other, but also on disability and everything that comes along with it.
However, what I have found over the last 2 years is that there is also plenty that I can learn from our followers i.e. their perceptions of people with disabilities.
Recently, I decided that I would try and answer some of those questions that people have for me when it comes to being a parent of a child with special needs, and I encouraged our followers to ask me questions no matter how uncomfortable for me, as its important that I help educate others and give them an insight into what life is really like.
So, without further ado, I’m going to get right into the questions.Read More »
Since Denis and I started our romance all of 15 years ago we have been coming to Killaloe Co Clare.
And from the first time we went there I fell head over heels in love with the area and of course Lough derg and the river Shannon.
Denis’ parents, which is very fortunate for us have a boat which they keep docked in Killaloe all year round, so we are able to take trips out around the lake and up the river a couple of times a year.Read More »