8 Reasons Why My Cerebral Palsy is My Best Christmas Gift

With the holiday season approaching us, I tend to reflect on all the life experiences I had because of my cerebral palsy and why I consider my cerebral palsy to be one of the best Christmas gifts I’ve ever received.

  1. Cerebral palsy has allowed me to see the world from a unique perspective – Cerebral palsy has allowed me to see society from a different perspective from the people I met to the way I move around every day is a new adventure.
  2. Cerebral palsy has allowed me to build friendships – if it wasn’t for me having Cerebral palsy I wouldn’t have the great group of amazing friends that I had met that are just like me.
  3. Cerebral palsy taught me strength -Being born with Cerebral palsy has taught me to be strong and have strength though some of my toughest time when I was younger I faced many obstacles and challenges through those obstacles, I’ve learned the true meaning of strength.
  4. Cerebral palsy has taught me to appreciate the little things that make me unique for example I have swan neck deformity to stand out because of the shape my finger is
  5. Cerebral palsy has given me stories to tell. Being a young woman with Cerebral palsy has given me life experiences and stories to tell which I hope to publish someday in the many books, I plan to write.
  6. Cerebral palsy has taught me that everyone has a story to tell and every one is unique. Having Cerebral palsy I’ve gotten to meet some great friends with giving the change to do that I’ve learned that everyone has a story but that doesn’t mean we can’t come together.
  7. Cerebral palsy has made my life fun– having Cerebral palsy has made my life fun and full of adventures and every time I go somewhere I always have an awesome adventure.
  8. Cerebral palsy has given me something to thank god for – it’s no secret that Cerebral Palsy has given me the best life I could ever ask for and for that I have to thank god because without guiding me through this journey I wouldn’t be the woman I’m today without Cerebral palsy so that definitely something that I have to thank god for this holiday season. Although having a condition such as Cerebral palsy isn’t an easy task and sometimes it can be difficult I wouldn’t change it for the world. It has taught me so many things it’s given me many opportunities so it has been one of the best Christmas gifts I have received.

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