Weekend Lessons

Lesson 1: I can road trip with minimal discomfort and I don't need to stop and stretch as much as I expected. Lesson 2: I can carefully walk in the snow and when I slip, I'm strong enough to catch myself so I don't fall and it doesn't hurt more than a couple minutes. Lesson …

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Two Months Post Op

It's hard to believe that last time in recovery I was still bedridden at this point and this weekend I was alone and did everything myself! Pretty cool! It's exhausting, but it's all totally doable. I can cook, I can take care of Lucy with the exception of walking her and I can dress, feed …

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Homecoming and a Fall: Post Op Series Post 2

So I made it the first weekend at home without going back to the hospital! Chris was my sole caregiver, but he was able to get some breaks when friends would visit. I had several friends visit throughout the weekend and I honestly don't remember much about those visits. I have a vague recollection that …

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Family Filled Weekend

My parents came to visit last weekend. We were all suppose to head to the mountains, but there was a storm coming in and I just can't even imagine being in the cold right now. I'm really sensitive to being cold because I get tense and it hurts.   I took my parents to the …

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Weekend in Review

On Saturday, Jen went home and I started PT with my new therapist in a closer location. I took another fall on Friday night that hurt so bad. Therefore, we couldn't do a lot in PT. He massaged the surrounding soft tissues a bit and did some passive ROM. My aunt came for a visit …

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