Reading Menus

“If necessary, will you be my eyes at restaurants this weekend?” I look at Stockton as he edges the car out of the driveway in Mayberry, not wanting to go back and retrieve my magnifier. “Sure.” As he likes to say, he’s here to help. And, he probably doesn’t want to spend more time in…

Grocery Shopping with Low Vision

Mastering the regular tasks of life is essential when you live with a disability. Previously I wrote about cleaning, communication, and reading with low vision among other fun stuff, all tagged in my Tips category. One task I haven’t talked about is grocery shopping, so here are some things that make the task easier for…

Pushing A Limit

I carried my lunch to the office refrigerator. While in the kitchen, I filled a mug with steaming water, and into it I slipped a blueberry tea bag. I picked my way with care back to my desk, watchful for any coworkers and the office dog. Settled back at my desk, I noticed some account…