Author Archives: Danielle!

About Danielle!

A young professional Longwood University alum, with a traumatic brain injury having previously worked in the Therapeutic Recreation field with the elderly at nursing homes in Fairfax, VA. Now as a TBI advocate, trying to help others learn more about TBIs is involved in support groups, as well as very involved in my church.

determination

#flashfriday Just like the determined little turtle, I must go on.  This little guy may have pulled his head into his shell as my dog passed him and wanted to get at him while crossing this bridge (I had to … Continue reading

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speed of race

  #MondayMotivation  It's not about how fast/slow you run the race,it's about staying on course and following the path God has set before you. #mondaymotivation — The Inspirers (@The_Inspirers) April 24, 2017 But what is God’s path for me? Anyone … Continue reading

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Dreaming

Never give up on something you really want. It’s difficult to wait, but worse to regret. – Unknown Peace out Trevor the Otter   This is exactly the reason that I must get my book written- and written like now. … Continue reading

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Outdoor Beauty

What a beautiful day to be alive!  I am very thankful for being alive after all I have been through! Read my story right here I am now much more admirable of the breathtaking aspects of nature of which many people take as … Continue reading

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#staytrue

As Icabod Crane reminds me: If you want to succeed, take Crane's #MondayMotivation to heart. #SleepyHollow pic.twitter.com/mQSLZTUW9S — Sleepy Hollow (@SleepyHollowFOX) April 3, 2017 It is seeing images as this to remind me to get myself BACK ON TASK,  and … Continue reading

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PRODUCTIVITY

productivity [proh-duhk-tiv-i-tee, prod-uhk‐] noun 1. the quality, state, or fact of being able to generate, create, enhance, or bring forth goods and services EVERYONE LIKES TO FEEL LIKE THEY HAVE SOMETHING TO GIVE, RIGHT? SOMETHING TO OFFER, A REASON TO … Continue reading

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Surprise breakfast dates

Today is a day to be very thankful for good friends!  Aren’t friends the only thing to be thankful about?  This morning when I was doing a morning devotional at 8AM [my Lenten sacrifice was daytime TV to give me … Continue reading

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The cards that life has dealt us…

#MONDAY MOTIVATION Motivational Quotes‏ @DavidRoads  The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.   Sometimes inspiring quotes are found on Twitter.  I went to Centerville High School to talk to high school kids about myself, my accident … Continue reading

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Living in a dream…

The living room in our house is where most of the action happens; entertaining friends, gathering with family members to relax and watching TV. Just imagine kicking off your shoes after a long day of work  and laying back on the … Continue reading

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The Art of Resigning

After graduating Longwood University with a Therapeutic Recreation degree, quitting my work at Fairfax Nursing Center nearly destroyed me. I went from trying so hard to complete my high school education, while dealing with the complications of a new disability, a … Continue reading

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