I don’t think I’ve appreciated or even thought about the meaning of the word “Trying” as much as I have recently. These past two months I have tried and still am trying new activities in the lead up to the … Continue reading Tracy’s Vlog – Trying is what it’s all about!
I often buy things that are a little broken. I frequent thrift shops, garage sales and marketplace finds. Sometimes at a thrift store somebody will say to me ‘you know that’s a little broken?’ And my reply is typically ‘yes but I’m a little broken too. We’ll be a good match.’ And when I say broken I don’t mean I have a broken spirit or a broken heart or a broken head or a broken arm. I have Parkinson’s disease. And because of that I feel like there’s just a little crack in who I am. A little broken is … Continue reading A little broken
This week I chose to have ago with a pogo stick or rather a Pogo balloon ball! When I first tried I was a little concerned as I couldn’t even get on the thing let alone jump with it, but, … Continue reading Try – Challenge Week 4
Myself and Claire from Radio Parkies continue with our weekly challenges in the lead up to The Sport Parkinson’s Summer Try-Athlon which is taking place at Worcester Warriors Stadium on 24th July. This week I chose football tricks. Now, I … Continue reading Try-Challenge Week 3
DJ Claire from Radio Parkies and I are trying new Challenges every week throughout the lead up to Sport Parkinson’s Summer Try-Athlon on the 24th July. For more information please visit http://www.sportparkinsons.org. Tracy’s challenge My challenge was the hoverboard. This … Continue reading Try-Challenge – Week 2 – Hoverboard & Roller-skates
Don’t carry my weight on your shoulders I can lift me on my own Don’t worry about my future Just care about the now Heavy is the burden of fear and lost control Heavier still is anger and loss of … Continue reading Not yet titled
Each week myself and DJ Claire are setting ourselves new challenges on the lead up to the Sport Parkinson’s Summer Try-Athlon which will be held at Worcester Warriors’ ground on Saturday July 24. This a unique event to inspire people … Continue reading New Challenges
“Don’t spend a lot of time imagining the worst case scenario. It rarely goes down as you imagine it will and, if by some fluke it does, you will have lived it twice.” – Michael J. Fox. “In this video, … Continue reading Aspects of Being a Person With Parkinson’s