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Ocdbunny22
Ocdbunny22 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
My name's Emma, 
I live for my two cats, I've been disabled ( leg) for nearly two years,  I've just had an op on it, trying to stay positive but it's so difficult.  My daughters have left home, but I have carers, more for mental health issues than anything else.  
So that's me, hello to everybody and hope you're all OK today
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  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community member Posts: 16,133 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @Ocdbunny22 _ welcome to the community, & thank you for introducing yourself. It's good you're trying to stay positive as that's the best thing we can do. I have a very mischievous cat, tho she can also be adorable. I'm OK today, thank you, as it's been decent weather & I've been doing a bit in the garden. Do you have any other interests or hobbies?  Hope you make a good recovery from your surgery.
  • Ocdbunny22
    Ocdbunny22 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
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    Hiya, I'm a trained horticulturist, and before I wrecked my leg I grew tomato, cucumber,  chilli, peppers, I still have the chilli's hanging in my kitchen,  I dried and threaded them, way too hot for cooking, hopefully next summer I'll be able to grow again, I had my cast off Thursday,  and it's infected, but the antibiotics are working,  even though they re cast it, it feels better already, wow, you can tell I don't get a chance to talk to anyone, you have a cat, what is she like, colour character etc, mine are bonkers x
  • Alex_Alumni
    Alex_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 7,562 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hello there @Ocdbunny22 and a warm welcome to the community from me, it's great to see you settling in and sharing a bit about yourself :) How was your weekend?

    If you haven't already explored the rest of the forum please do feel free, here's a few of the best places to get started:

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    I hope this community can act as a place of support for you, and please don't hesitate to reach out of you need anything. 

    Alex
    Online Community Coordinator
    Scope

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