Esther McVey your Hypocrisy is Showing

Sorry this post is going to be like one of your favourite TV shows where inevitably at least one episode is a hash up of clips from previous episodes… Well this post is that episode… I’m a bit behind with this but… WOW talk about hypocrisy… Esther McVey rebuking Labour over their use of Stats……

With Fear and Loathing in Equal Measure

I’ve been out of it a bit… did you notice? Lol… Trying to make work pay… failing miserably and looking after hubby and son… To be honest I felt I had nothing else to contribute to the fight, to this world that hates those of us unfortunate enough to be Ill or disabled and I’d…

The Long Road Part 3 (or Our Story Part 6)

J was home but in a lot of pain and discomfort, we reapplied for ESA and J was awarded support group. Not surprisingly as he couldn’t move without someone pulling his leg as it was lifted or moved to the side or lifted down, which meant he couldn’t go anywhere without help. Once upright with…

Tarnished with the same brush… 

Some days I feel really tired… I had some news today that really made me look at the people around me with new eyes… People you should be able to rely on to support and believe you… Don’t! Is it because they don’t believe you or because they don’t see you… On top of this…

Our Story Part 3 and the 365 Day Rule.

Hello again Folks… It’s been a while again I know… Well where are we now… When last we spoke, J was waiting for his big ops that where going to take him back 100% and hopefully solve the amazing no bendy knee problem… J was due in on the 14th of October 2014… Which was…

ESA Backlogg Causes Disruption and Fear to Vulnerable Lives.

A few nights ago after six pm, I received an urgent cry for help and advice from a lady I know, who has herself faced major health issues with her son and is disabled herself. When completely out of the blue her brother who is also a vulnerable adult with health problems received a accelerated…

Our Story part 2

Hi folks.. I know its been awhile… busy busy as ever… Our story is a twisty turny thing that seems to have a life of its own… at the end of my last post we had given up on Access to Work doing any more than helping with transport costs. We where still waiting to…