Spotlight: The Braille Chocolate Box, a Sweet and Accessible Treat

Chocolate, it is the #1 favorite treat for most, and now that Valentine’s Day is approaching there will be a lot of chocolate going around. Chocolate is a fun gift to receive on any occasion.  Today I want to spotlight a product that has made chocolate accessible to those who are blind or have low … Continue reading Spotlight: The Braille Chocolate Box, a Sweet and Accessible Treat

It is Time to End the Systemic Disregard of People with Disabilities

Society as a whole has had a history of looking down upon people with disabilities. Many see people with disabilities as being a burden to society. Those who are part of the disabled community have had to battle for inclusion and accessibility in many aspects of society. Recent comments made by CDC director Rochelle Walensky … Continue reading It is Time to End the Systemic Disregard of People with Disabilities

Spotlight: The Hadley Institute for the Blind

Are you blind or do you have low vision? Are you looking for a way to support someone facing vision loss? Today I want to point you to a valuable resource, The Hadley Institute for the Blind. Read on to learn more about what this unique organization offers. Disclaimer: this post is not sponsored in … Continue reading Spotlight: The Hadley Institute for the Blind

Disability Podcasts You Should Listen To

Today is national podcast day. I would like to share some disability focused podcasts that you should listen to. Down to the Struts Down to the Struts focuses on disability and design and how to make this world more accessible for people with disabilities. https://open.spotify.com/episode/65Jq8zE2s67MLvKyaOWLT2?si=_L_rTv1PRPml0Gb7E2UIPQ&utm_source=copy-link&dl_branch=1 Rare With Flair The Rare With Flair podcast aims to … Continue reading Disability Podcasts You Should Listen To

Accessible Cooking Tools for Those who are Blind or Have Low Vision

Yes, contrary to popular belief, people who are blind or have low vision are able to cook independently. It is possible to cook without sight and it can be done with few adaptations. Every visually impaired person has a unique level of comfort in the kitchen and I am sure this is true for fully … Continue reading Accessible Cooking Tools for Those who are Blind or Have Low Vision