Trying the impossible to learn what is possible with a brain injury (travelling)

After my brain injury I doubted if I’d ever be able to travel again. Luckily I regained some of my confidence over time. After all,…

Five steps to get through bad days when you’re away from home

Finally the new post is finished! I had two ‘challenging’ weeks which is why it took a while. I ate something wrong, had two flights…

Six lessons I learned from my panic attacks in a crowded city

After visiting small cities and villages, I found myself in the second biggest city of the country. A fact that unfortunate escaped my notice when…

Trying new things: visiting a volunteer project abroad

I always want to try new things. Well, not really new things, but things that I haven’t done (yet) since my brain injury. So when…

Flying with a brain injury: my first long flight

Flying is my least favourite mode of transportation. Unfortunately it’s also the most convenient way to travel outside of Europe. After my brain injury I…

Coloured lighted lanterns hanging in a dark street

Five years since my brain injury I’m taking a leap of faith

This week I ‘celebrated’ my second birthday for the fifth time. I find it hard to believe, but I have been living with this brain…