View of Alnwick Castle from a distance
Days Out

Visit Alnwick Castle in a Wheelchair

On a visit to Northumberland, we visited Alnwick Castle. As you know, I’m partial to visiting random castles when we’re out bimbling, even though they’re not known for their accessibility. I was reliably informed Harry [more]

Living with Fibromyalgia
Chronic Illness

What Fibromyalgia is Like for Me?

This is a blow-by-blow description of what living with Fibromyalgia is like for me. You and I might have the same symptoms, similar stories about how we were diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, and even the same [more]

The Best Courses for Bloggers
Work from Home

The Best Blogger Course in 2022

Working from home with a chronic illness or disability is a hot topic. We’ve found the best blogger course in 2022 to help you become a professional blogger. Starting a blog in 2022 is hard, [more]

Buying a Lightweight Wheelchair
Mobility Aids

How to Choose a Lightweight Wheelchair

It’s a big decision to start using a lightweight wheelchair, and it somehow feels like you’re giving up, and for some people, there’s the embarrassment of being seen in a wheelchair. Honestly, I get it. Bridget had [more]

Relationships and Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chronic Illness

Rheumatoid Arthritis and Relationships

It always upsets me when I see discussions about a relationship breakdown, especially when Rheumatoid Arthritis or chronic illness is cited as the cause. Some examples of statements I hear people say: Rheumatoid Arthritis Ruined [more]

Radar Key
Mobility Aids

Where to Buy a Disabled Toilet Key

Have you ever found yourself standing outside a disabled toilet, desperate for a wee, only to find you need a disabled toilet key? We have loads of times, especially when we’re travelling. Bridget constantly moans [more]

Mobility Aids

A Lightweight Wheelchair in a Bag

It’s not often we get invited to test mobility products, so when Fenetic Wellbeing asked us to try their “Deluxe Wheelchair in a Bag“, I was surprised and intrigued because I’d never heard of a [more]

Hotels with Disabled Facilities
Wheelchair Friendly Hotels

3 Budget Hotels with Accessible Rooms

When it comes to booking budget hotels with an accessible hotel room, it’s a lottery. A lottery because what’s accessible to one person may not be accessible to another. Then, when you throw the price [more]

Dartmoor Views
Wheelchair Friendly Holidays

Our Accessible Dartmoor Road Trip

Like us, Lisa, the owner of Dartmoor Accommodation, appreciates the importance of access to information. Also, like us, Lisa is working hard to promote access in the tourism industry, especially in Dartmoor. To spread the [more]

Barbican Area of Plymouth
Days Out

The Elusive Mayflower Steps in Plymouth

We hadn’t planned on visiting Plymouth, but a chance conversation with Julian from Dartmoor Accommodation intrigued me. Julian mentioned the Mayflower Steps and how considering their historical importance they were under promoted. I was a [more]

Ponies in Dartmoor
Days Out

Disabled Access Day in Dartmoor

If you said to me, you’ll be spending Disabled Access Day in Dartmoor, I’d laugh at you. Be honest, when you travel in a wheelchair or with a mobility problem, Dartmoor probably doesn’t rank high [more]