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A Wonderful Birthday!
Saturday, September 14, 2013      32 comments

Yesterday was my birthday. I have asked my family not to spend money on birthday gifts. Instead I like to do things together. Yesterday started off being weigh in day......down on full pound :-). Next skyped with our grand daughter and h... Read more
Christmas Surprise!
Wednesday, December 19, 2012      4 comments

Now that my children are grown with homes of their own a 2.5 hour drive away ........Christmas time has changed. The excitement is not coming in the door everyday after school. Today we arranged to have a Christmas lunch with my husbands brot... Read more
Seven month update.
Saturday, April 14, 2012      9 comments

It has been seven months since my hip replacement surgery. The first six weeks really crawled by at a snails pace.After I was given the green light to fully weight bear the time really picked up speed. I was really ticked off when I found out ... Read more
Starting the New Year Fresh!
Sunday, January 08, 2012      4 comments

First thing today i weighed in and recorded the "new weight". I have gained weight since my hip replacement and over Christmas a total of 4 pounds. Now I that am pretty much recovered and have most of the strength back in my leg as I am walkin... Read more
Eleven Weeks Post Op from Hip Replacement
Monday, November 28, 2011      6 comments

Now ,I am 11 weeks post op.... I am going strong! It was been very difficult to sit back and watch other people doing everything for me at the start of my recuperation from my hip replacement surgery.I am the person who has always looked after... Read more
One month Post Op.
Thursday, October 13, 2011      2 comments

I had my check up the other day after waiting for hours as my surgeon was running way behind. I guess that happens after a holiday week end. No problem as there were a lot of us waiting together so the time past quickly as we were all friendly a... Read more
Second Week Post Op
Tuesday, September 27, 2011      2 comments

I am finish my second week post op feeling stronger and much less pain.Only taking Tylenol at bedtime and maybe once during the day. Still taking my blood thinners by injection for two more weeks.I do my physio 3 times a day and a few days I hav... Read more
Starting Over!
Sunday, September 25, 2011      4 comments

Today I weighed in having not done so in about 3 months since I found out I needed my hip replacement done.I decided I wanted to stay healthy and I did not want to push my self in exercising to the point of injuring my hip even more and also pu... Read more
One week Post Op.Update.
Monday, September 19, 2011      5 comments

Everyday is better than the day before. Each day I feel stronger and I sleep better each night. Today was the first day I went out for a drive and that was to go to the Lab to get my blood taken.And we did stop off for a treat at the Dairy Qu... Read more
Back to the Comforts of Home.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011      3 comments

The surgery is done and it was successful. The care I received at the hospital was awesome . I went in to the OR at 8:00 a.m. and into the recovery before 10 a.m.The whole team is fantastic.I can not say enough about them.The nurses are so very ... Read more
Ready as I will ever be!
Saturday, September 10, 2011      7 comments

First let me thank ALL my Spark Friends for your support that you have given to me about my up coming surgery. I believe we(my family & I) are as ready as we can be.Most everything has been checked off from my list and if something hasn't got... Read more
Making lists and storing information .
Monday, August 29, 2011      3 comments

Last Wednesday DH and I went for my pre admission for my up coming hip replacement surgery.Hopefully in 2 weeks from today I will undergo my hip replacement.I go in an Monday and home on Wednesday ! The pre admission went very easy , smoothly,... Read more
Where did they go?
Tuesday, July 26, 2011      5 comments

This morning we ,DH & I went to check the vegetable garden.Corn is coming fine,cucumbers are coming nicely, no bugs on the potatoes , the onions look great and the tomatoes are .......WHERE! there are no tomatoes left at all.Every tomato is gon... Read more
You Never Know What Will Happen!
Sunday, July 24, 2011      4 comments

In June I went to my family doctor to have my knee looked after. I was having BIG pain in my Rt.knee and lower leg pain with the occasional groin pain after walking the golf course and hiking around our property.My family doctor sent me for x-r... Read more
You know it must be Spring when it starts knocking at the back door.
Saturday, March 19, 2011      3 comments

Yesterday we were able to walk our trail around our property.The snow is finally almost all gone. We were looking for if there were any tracks from the deer as the snow has been too deep for them to come around.Just after our walk the deer appea... Read more

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