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    Unapologetically Wheel Love

    Lately we have been getting a lot of negative feedback; people telling us that we are too positive and they can’t relate, that the things we post about don’t accurately portray life with a spinal cord injury, that Wheel Love isn’t unique. Everyone is entitled to their opinions and their feelings and we aren’t out to make everyone like us, but, having said that, we want to explain a few things.   Wheel Love is a place where people can come to learn about the good, the bad and the ridiculously funny aspects of living with and loving someone in a wheelchair. However, we are two women who are in…

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    2017 Wheel Love Christmas Wish List

    It’s that time of year again! The time of year when you start to decorate for Christmas; a tree, lights, garland, tinsel. It’s the time of year when you start to think about finding that perfect gift for your loved ones. You’ve done some research, Googled the top gift ideas for 2017 and still haven’t figured out what to get your Wheel Love. Let’s face it, if your Wheel Love is anything like either of ours, they are near impossible to buy for! So let us help you out. Here’s our list of the top gift ideas for your Wheel Love this year.

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    The Fine Line Between Advocate and @$$hole

    Disclaimer: This blog post contains coarse language and may be offensive to some readers. Reader discretion is advised. ad·vo·cate (noun): one who supports or promotes the interests of a cause or group ass·hole (noun): a stupid, annoying, or detestable person By definition, these two words are completely different. But, when you’re passionate about something, whether that be a specific group or a specific cause, sometimes the line between advocating for the rights of that group and being an asshole about it can become blurred and the words become interchangeable. SAM SAYS… Before Shawn’s injury I didn’t notice things like curbs without ramp access, restaurants with only stairs or high top…

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    Wheel Love Announcement!!!

    That’s right, it still works! It’s been a long time coming, but we are super excited to announce that we are expecting our first baby! He or she will be making their entrance in late September. We will keep you updated on our triumphs and challenges as we go! We are already so in love! Pushing on… Sam & Shawn