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Low Vision Hijinx: Not Much Eyesight - Plenty of VISION!

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These are the trials and triumphs of a quirky, mostly blind woman who has not much eyesight, but plenty of VISION! Ronda Del Boccio is a #1 best selling author, speaker and teller of transformational tales.

These are the trials and triumphs of a quirky, mostly blind woman who has not much eyesight, but plenty of VISION! Ronda Del Boccio is a #1 best selling author, speaker and teller of transformational tales.
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These are the trials and triumphs of a quirky, mostly blind woman who has not much eyesight, but plenty of VISION! Ronda Del Boccio is a #1 best selling author, speaker and teller of transformational tales.

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Episodes

Navigating Destination Hotels with Low Vision

8/20/2019
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How do you deal with a giant hotel complex...with low vision? Here are a few ideas and lots of struggles. You can read my main website, Inner Guidance on Demand https://InnerGuidanceonDemand.com My books on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/author/rondadelboccio

Duration:00:10:35

Keurig Elite & Reusable Pod with Low Vision

8/6/2019
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If you have a Keurig Elite, or are considering one, it works great for those of us with low vision. Here are a few tips and considerations to make operating it easier. You can read my main website, Inner Guidance on Demand https://InnerGuidanceonDemand.com My books on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/author/rondadelboccio

Duration:00:13:33

When Is It Time to Start Using a White Cane?

7/4/2019
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I've been "legally blind" all my life, but I didn't learn to use a cane until I was in college. Time aside, when are conditions right for using a cane instead of trying to see everything? That's what I discuss in this podcast episode. You can read my main website, Inner Guidance on Demand https://InnerGuidanceonDemand.com My books on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/author/rondadelboccio

Duration:00:14:53

Low Vision Independent Travel: Cane VS Dog

6/15/2019
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How is it different traveling with a white cane VS a guide dog? Find out in this podcast episode. You can read my main website, Inner Guidance on Demand https://InnerGuidanceonDemand.com My books on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/author/rondadelboccio

Duration:00:08:14

Fielding Guide Dog Questions in Public

5/15/2019
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Here are some of hte issues and questions I deal with as a guide dog handler. You can read my main website, Inner Guidance on Demand https://InnerGuidanceonDemand.com My books on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/author/rondadelboccio

Duration:00:05:37

S2E7 Meet Me At No Barriers Summit in June!

5/8/2019
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I am so very honored that Erik Weihenmayer invited me to the no barriers summit in California in June! If you are coming, I hope to meet you. This show is a little bit about my experience and preparation for this exciting event.

Duration:00:03:44

S2E6 How's Your Big-V VISION?

5/6/2019
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Someone once sidled up to me, signaling he was asking something big, and said, , "May I ask about your vision?" My mind went to big-v vision, but he had meant eyesight. He just wanted to know about my blindness. But this inspired me to ask you - how's your big v VISION? Please comment on the episode notes or blog post, , write me Connect "at" InnerGuidanceOnDemand .com or connect with me on social so we can chat about it.

Duration:00:08:12

S2E5: The Blind People Department at Keurig

4/30/2019
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I had to call Keurig to help me troubleshoot a problem with my new brewer. There came a point when the agent said, "Oh, you're blind...I need …"

Duration:00:10:32

S2E4 Air Travel Insider Tips 3

4/23/2019
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Your service dog may be reluctant to relieve indoors. Here's what I did on our first airport dog relief excursion to help my dog through it.

Duration:00:08:24

S2E3 Air Travel Insider Tips 2

4/16/2019
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These are tips to make your guide dog more comfy when traveling, such as only giving ice cubes ding the trip, light meals, and carrying extra food in case of being stranded/delayed..

Duration:00:16:34

S2E2 Air Travel Insider Tips Part 1

4/9/2019
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I share a horrible travel experience and some tips about getting help at airports plus an insider tip about special services.

Duration:00:12:17

S2E1 ADA & Assistance Dogs

4/9/2019
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The Americans with Disabilities Act makes distinctions between several types of assistance animal and their rights of access. Service/Guide/Hearing Dog: Full access everywhere except sterile environments Therapy/Comfort Dog: Access within a school/hospital/nursing home/trauma scene but not in hotels, shops, & restaurants ESA Emotional Support Animal: Only allowed access wihtin apartments/residences

Duration:00:10:53

E13 Off to Leader Dogs! Low Vision Hijinx Podcast

7/9/2015
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Leaving in just a few days to go to Michigan to get my first ever pre-trained for me guide dog from Leader Dogs for the Blind!

Duration:00:08:25

E12 Preparing My Home for the New Guide Dog: Low Vision Hijinx Podcast

7/2/2015
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Today's show is all about preparing to have a new dog in my life and home! I've been having some fun toy shopping too!

Duration:00:12:31

E10 How Do I Read the Controls? Low Vision Hijinx Podcast

6/25/2015
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If you're visually impaired, you may be discovering it harder and harder to read things like the dial on your stove or controls on your microwave. There is a simple solution called Bumps, and you'll find out what those are and how to use them on today's show.

Duration:00:09:45

E9 Your FREE Magnifier: Low Vision Hijinx Podcast

6/18/2015
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Did you ever have to see something and not be able to manage it? If you have limited vision, the answer is always YES! Here's a handy way to have an anywhere magnifier that's always in your pocket.

Duration:00:04:58

E8 Mealtime Menaces:

6/11/2015
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Welcome to Episode 8 of the Low Vision Hiijinx Podcast with best selling author ROnda Del Boccio, the Story Lady, where you see into the life of a low vision woman who's also a foodie, writer, and lover of life! This week it's all about the perils of dealing with requesgts like "Pass the potatoes" at meals. Everything from the tablecloth to the lighting to the type of plate can be a challenge when you have low vision. Here's how to handle it with grace. T

Duration:00:08:45

E7 enjoy Netflix Audio Description for Blind & Visually Impaired:

5/7/2015
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Netflix is ahead of the major networks in providing descriptive audio for people who are blind or visually impaired. I've watched 2 shows now and share my experiences in this episode.

Duration:00:06:08

E6 Should I Get a Guide Dog? Low Vision Hijinx Podcast

4/23/2015
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THis episode is about my thinking and decision to get a guide dog from Leader Dogs for the Blind in Rochester, Michigan. #LeaderDogs. If you are considering whether to get a dog or know someone who is, this episode is important for you. See all episodes and show notes at http://LowVisionHijinx.wordpress.com

Duration:00:15:28

E5 Pointless Pointing: Low Vision Hijinx Podcast

4/16/2015
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One of the things that annoys people with limited vision is pointing. "It's over there (points)." This episode includes a couple stories of pointless pointing and some inspiration to help you be clear and get clear directions! GO to http://LowVisionHijinx.wordpress.com for all the episodes and more articles about low vision living.

Duration:00:05:54