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Youth and disability

I may have mentioned before that age and disability have a strong link: once someone reaches age fifty, their statistical likelihood of gaining a disability goes up exponentially every year. 1,132 more words

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Whatever It Takes

How long does it take to fulfill a life long dream?  Eleven hours fifty seven minutes and twenty nine seconds.

On the way to the race I remember thinking that we didn’t need the car.  1,170 more words


Getting to grips with the interior paint work and varnishing

Rubbing down loose paint work on bulkheads and touching up the bare wood areas after masking up edges.


 It a just few places on the bulkhead… 79 more words

Sailing Challenge

It's important to get out......because there's no place like home.

There’s no place like home” repeats Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz, tapping her little sparkly red shoes . Here I am in Oz and I’m so aware that home is where I want to be. 440 more words

Take Care Of Yourself

A good day's work and more tomorrow as we get the boat ready for the sailing challenge ahead.

Today we got a number of the smaller jobs out of the way, jobs such as making and painting the small floorboards ahead of the sea toilet which had not been done during the last refit and painting the chain locker lid and cutting the hole for the chain to run through when hauling and lowering the chain when anchoring. 174 more words

Sailing Challenge

Source-Abled: Work from home strategies & Assistive Technologies.

I attended the Shared Services and Outsourcing Network Conference in Orlando last week. This is the annual gathering of practitioners, advisors and providers in the industry. 835 more words