Author: Happy on Wheels

My good friend Rosemary and I have a saying about living with a disability. So many things happen, and we automatically say, “You can’t make this up.” There may be an expletive added but you get the drift. Things that

occur that are so beyond belief…


An open birdcage with feathers in the air

Author: Happy on Wheels

There are many things that you may feel like you need an escape from these days. The major one is, of course, the pandemic and the lockdowns, loneliness, and potential depression brought on by said pandemic. Not all people fall into that category, though many of…


Author: Sheri Denkensohn-Trott

Yes, the name of our company is Happy on Wheels. Those that know me describe me as happy, resilient, funny, cheerful, and determined. Overall, these are true components of my character. But it is time to reveal that I am not always happy. I strive to live…


Author: Sheri Denkensohn-Trott

As pandemic restrictions begin to lighten, our daily lives are now impacted. Masking differs from place to place, but in general, masking outside is no longer required. Limits on the number of people allowed inside and outside and numerical restrictions at different venues are changing. …


Directions

Author: Tony Trott

Anyone who read by blog in the previous Happy on Wheels newsletter (subscribe at happyonwheels.com) is aware that I recently spent about a week in the hospital following some surgery on some fairly serious burns. …


Usually a “time out” is associated with a child misbehaving and being sent to the corner to look at the wall. When you think about it, this punishment slows down the pace, forces the child to take a breath, and gives the child an

opportunity to reflect on their actions…


In the month of February, one cannot escape the obsession with Valentine’s Day. I’m not saying that it is bad to celebrate love, but what many don’t understand is that Valentine’s Day is often a reminder to those who don’t have a special Valentine that they are somehow inferior. Why…


A few years ago, I wrote a blog out my exercise routine. I think that it is needless to say, things are quite different this year. But I still make time to exercise (not as much as I’d like or that I should though).

Of course, there is a lot…


A picture of a letter addressed to myself.

No letter to Santa, but this year I did something I’ve never done before. I wrote a letter to myself. I’ve been pondering many aspects of my life and how I spend my time, potentially triggered by COVID, but likely based on a variety of factors. Instead of having thoughts…


Many individuals that are working from home are experiencing zoom fatigue. They are on their devices and/or computers all day with nonstop meetings. …

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