Personal, Post-Activation

What It’s Like to Go Bowling With A Cochlear Implant

Reasons I need to come up with a new nickname for Larry: "Knight in Shining Armor" is too long to use for bowling.... My boyfriend, Larry swears we've been bowling since I got my cochlear. But I know, for a fact, that he is wrong ("I know for a fact" is my catchphrase by the… Continue reading What It’s Like to Go Bowling With A Cochlear Implant

Personal, Post-Activation, Post-Surgery, Pre-Surgery

How Getting a Cochlear Implant Helped Me Strengthen My Relationship With My Boyfriend

If you've been following my blog, then you've undoubtedly heard me speak a lot about my relationship with my boyfriend. It probably sounds like a fairy tale romance, right? Most of the time that's exactly how it feels, but like any other couple, we face our own obstacles, too. Prior to meeting my boyfriend, my… Continue reading How Getting a Cochlear Implant Helped Me Strengthen My Relationship With My Boyfriend