Compassion fatigue is something that affects people who have a dedicated role in helping people. This could be a nurse, EMT, therapist or a variety of other jobs. Or, it could be someone who is taking care of someone else, like a loved one who is dying. But, it can also happen to a person […]
I recently read an article where a person was talking about using people first terms. Basically, it was this idea of making sure we know that we are more than our disability. And, I couldn’t agree more!
In life, children have an uncanny ability to ask simple questions that help us get to the heart of the matter. And, when it comes to sight loss, this can certainly be the case. In today’s episode, we’ll take a look at a few questions children might ask about someone in their lives losing sight […]
Seeing AI is a fantastic app for the iPhone and iPad! They recently had a pretty big update, so I thought I'd share my friend Sam's video so you could find out what all it can do now! Check out Sam's Channel by clicking here!
I’ve talked about using a bluetooth keyboard for the iPad to help navigate the device. But, with the smart connector on the iPad Pro, you can have the next step up in this regard. Enter the Logitech CREATE Smart Keyboard. Similar to Apple’s offering but cheaper and very nice, the CREATE keyboard is very nice […]
Each and every week, I do my best to bring you great value on the podcast. But, you might be wondering what the nuts and bolts are of making a podcast. Well, today, I want to peel back the curtain a little bit and let you in on how I make the show. More importantly, […]
This is a special one! I’m joined by my virtual partner, Sam from The Blind Life! He stopped by my house for a visit so we decided to talk about ways to stay social even after losing your sight. Enjoy! LINKS I MENTIONED IN THE VIDEO: Video of Sam and I using the Iris […]
It’s no secret that an iOS device is very accessible for a blind person. But, since iOS 11 came out, some things are a little different. One of those things is moving apps around the home screen. So, today, I’ll show you how it has changed and how to do it with Voice Over!
All too often after losing your sight, it is easy to imagine the sight loss being the only thing you think about. It takes over every part of your life and faults you from focusing on much else. But, the truth is that life simply isn’t always about your sight loss. On today’s episode, we’ll […]
With the end of one year and the start of another, it makes me reflect on the beginnings (and endings) that naturally occur in our lives. While sight loss is an end in our story, it is also the beginning of another chapter. YOUR TURN! Question: Whether it is sight loss related or not, […]