Just a Kitten with a Lion’s Heart


Howdy everybody!
I would just like to start off by saying happy New Year! I hope everybody had a great 2015 and got to celebrate the last day with lots of happiness. How was Christmas too? We had a Christmas lunch with some of our extended family, and I must say I got pretty spoiled! I hope everyone had a great, fun and exciting Christmas and New Year.
I apologise greatly for not blogging in such a long time, I have had some busy days recently but don’t worry because I am still The Fluro Zebra!
In 2015, I accomplished lots of my goals but never got round to taking them down from my dream board. Now though, I have taken them down, written on the back when I completed them and what it felt like, and collected them together so that when I am older I can look back. I had three already accomplished and they were: doing the tree pose on my left foot, going to school full time (woo hoo!) and walking without crutches (also woo hoo!). That’s right, I haven’t used my crutches or wheelchair for months and now I am going to school for the entire day! Another big thing about school is that I will be School Captain for 2016!!!! I felt so honoured to chosen and I think that this year will be my favourite for everything.

My new dreams that are already up on my dream board and ready to be achieved are: 0 meds (which I am already lowering), jog 50m and go down a big water slide in our home town. These I am trying to work towards right now. With all my other dreams, some I am getting close to achieving, for example the fashion show dream. For my birthday this year I got two VIP tickets to a fashion show! I am so excited and I can’t wait for it! It is in March so it’s not too far away. Another example is going to a trampoline park dream. I have been practicing and practicing on a little trampoline so hopefully very soon I can go to that and have some fun!

So, as you can see, no matter what challenges in life you are facing nothing can stop you achieving your dreams if you hold a determined heart, positive mind and always remember to laugh. Even though I still have CRPS, I have learnt how to manage the pain and reduce the symptoms, and I am so grateful for all my improvements. Two years ago I would never have thought that I would be a school captain, going to school full time and feeling like an actual kid again. Although this has been such a tough experience, I feel like I had it for a reason and now I am noticing all the things I have learnt. My mum always says that I am a kitten with a lion’s heart and I finally feel like I have found my roar!
FZ out!! πŸ™‚



9 thoughts on “Just a Kitten with a Lion’s Heart

  1. Congrats to you for accomplishing your goals. Being a kid is very important and I hope you can really enjoy being you and having a great time at school. Bet you will make an extra-awesome school captain. We all believe in you and are behind you all the way!

    Keep dreaming big!


  2. Wow… School captain this year Congratulations Z… I can see too how much you have grown last year.. So pleased you reached your goals, and had a wonderful Christmas..
    Have a wonderful Happy and healthy 2016 and beyond.. May you continue to enjoy the Love and Happiness you so joyfully spread around..
    Love and Blessings
    Sue xxx ❀

  3. I’m so glad to hear you’re doing well, Fluro!

    I love your dream board idea and I think it’s great that you’re still using it. Sounds like you had a great year; I hope you can keep up that momentum in 2016!

    And thanks for your sweet note recently, by the way! It really brightened my day. 😊

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