Archives: Posts


WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 40 – Ashley Lyerla PART 2

Read more

Join us for the completion of our interview with Ashley Lyerla, wife of Veteran Jake and mother to Liberty. In part two we focus on Ashley’s journey to motherhood, and how she endured multiple failed IVF treatments until deciding on double donors to conceive Liberty. Learn her thoughts and feelings around the process, and how […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep 39 – Ashley Lyerla PART 1

Read more

Meet Ashley Lyerla from Indiana: new mom to Liberty, wife to Veteran Jake, Ambassador and SCI/Caregiver advocate. Her life is something to be admired, but it was not always domestic bliss. Ashley has struggled with her mental health since her traumatic childhood, and has always been fiercely open about her battles. Join us as we […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 36 – 2021.. New Year, New Opportunities

Read more

Join hosts Brooke and Elena as they discuss their views on how 2021 can be a year of opportunities and growth for all. Enjoy the newest segment of this season of The Podcast where the women share inspirational, transformational and enlightening quotes or writings that they come across once weekly with one another. Learn how […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 35 – Happy Holidays From Your WAGS of SCI!

Read more

Join hosts Brooke and Elena for a happy hour discussion of the holiday season! The women discuss their perfect cocktail/holiday beverages, the famous “Quad Shake Eliminator” Canadian Hot Toddy recipe, food and some interesting dinner ideas. They talk about their thoughts on how different this year’s holiday season is due to Covid-19, and their perspectives […]

WAGS of SCI: The Podcast – Ep. 34 – Gift Ideas For Quadriplegics!

Read more

In this holiday themed episode, Brooke and Elena discuss their fun (and useful) ideas for great gifts for Quadriplegics – an idea for every budget! This episode is sponsored by Wishart Brain and Spine Law. Robyn Wishart and her team of experienced SCI lawyers are committed to FREE advocacy and support for the WAGS of […]

SIGN UP FOR THE WAGS of SCI NEWSLETTER