• A photo of me with my makeup done
    Lifestyle Vision

    My Thoughts and Feelings

    I have thought long and hard about posting this blog post and then I thought that at the end of the day, I use this to get my thoughts and feelings down and my…

    March 15, 2019
  • Rare Disease Day - Picture of Me holding a piece of paper with the words # I Am Rare
    Vision

    Rare Disease Day

    A couple of years ago, I never could begin to imagine that I would be writing about rare disease day, but here I am, with my rare disease, explaining to others why February the…

    February 28, 2019
  • A clock with the middle portion blurred out due to central vision loss.
    Vision

    Low Vision Awareness Month

    February is low vision awareness month, so I thought I would do this blog post explaining some of the terms used when discussing vision loss and blindness. Whenever I tell people I have a…

    February 22, 2019
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    Vision

    What I See

    I have been asked a lot recently what my vision is like and how I manage to still do my make up so well and read small print. I was diagnosed with Stargardts at…

    January 25, 2019
  • Urban Decay Cherry Palette pic of me with finished makeup.
    Health and Beauty

    Make-Up – Urban Decay

    I adore make up. When I was 18 I went to college to train as a beauty therapist with dreams of becoming a make-up artist. I passed easily as it was the first thing…

    January 5, 2019
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    World Braille Day 2019

    Today is world Braille day. On this day in 1809, Louis Braille was born in France. Louis became blind after a childhood accident and when he was 15, he created the system we know…

    January 4, 2019