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  • Care Concern: Homecare

    Care Concern

    I’ve been using Care Concern, a care agency based in the Chiswick/Ealing area of London, for my personal care at home for about fifteen years and they’ve just been…

  • EFG London Jazz Festival 2016: St Germain, live at the Royal Festival Hall

    EFG London Jazz Festival 2016

    The EFG London Jazz Festival is one of my favourite annual events – I’ve been going since it started, as a non-wheelchair and wheelchair user. If you love live music…

  • Stiletto Wheels Hospital

    A Bad Week

    With my, de minimus, treatment period of six months almost up and my functional problems escalating, I called my consultant to ask for help and was in the daycare unit at the…

  • Melt Chocolates, London: Hazelnut Slabs

    Melt Chocolates, London

    I’m reposting, which I rarely do, from my lifestyle blog, Plus Black, because Melt Chocolates are not just for gifts: they’re an essential accessory for the…

  • Amadeus at The National Theatre, London

    Amadeus at The National Theatre, London

    Mozart’s Don Giovanni is my absolute favourite opera, anticipation sending shivers down my spine and ecstasy to my brain as I hear the music commence. So, no surprise to…

  • Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione

    Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione At Kings Place

    Having completely freaked at the unwelcoming – to hefty power wheelchairs – terrain outside Kings Place a few years ago, I finally plucked up the courage to give it…

    Yayoi Kasuma, Fireflies On Water, The Whitney Museum of Modern Art

    Relapsing …

    I’ve been a little quiet on this blog of late and that’s, in part, because I’m relapsing. I hate moaning about the bad stuff but relapsing…

    Hedone Restaurant, Chiswick, London

    Hedone, Chiswick

    I live about ten minutes drive from Hedone, Chiswick, a restaurant which features high in most ‘best UK restaurant’ lists and yet, somehow, I’d not eaten…