6 ways being an amputee prepared me for the pandemic!

6 ways being an amputee prepared me for the pandemic!

Being an amputee isn’t just, I lost my leg and now I’m all healed up and recovered.  I have to say that because someone said that to me one time.  Literally. It’s a constant balance of trying to be functional, visiting my prosthetist for adjustment, making changes on...
How to Keep your Hula Hoop up

How to Keep your Hula Hoop up

I’ve recently taken up hula hooping and I absolutely love it! One of the things that took me the longest to learn/get comfortable with was learning how to stop the drop. That’s when the hula hoop is going around your waist and then it starts to drop down...
Amputee Terminology

Amputee Terminology

Check out all the terminology or watch my video below! BK (Below Knee) – also called a transtibial amputation AK (above-the-knee) – A specific level of amputation—also known as transfemoral. AE (above-the-elbow) – A specific level of amputation—also...