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Surgery Day, Part Two!
Monday, June 11, 2012      6 comments

Well, my Sparkfriends, I am sitting here. Bored. Which is a good sign! It's 8 PM EDT. Earlier in the day, I could not stay awake, combination of the anesthetic and those delightful Tylenol 3's (they gave me two right after the surgery, w... Read more
Surgery Day Part One!
Monday, June 11, 2012      2 comments

It has arrived! Posting this at 7 AM EDT, and thank you all my Sparkfriends for your support and kind words. I got up at my usual early hour this morning and as I could not work out, or eat, or drink anything, I went to work and finish... Read more
Day 1 Pre Surgery
Sunday, June 10, 2012      3 comments

The countdown is almost done! Being a numbers kind of person, I was thinking about my sparkpeople numbers today, and thought I would post them as a legacy of my pre-surgery journey. Watch out for post-surgery--it will knock your socks off!... Read more
Day 2 Pre Surgery
Saturday, June 09, 2012      2 comments

Hello Sparkfriends, A day of rest and worship today. Not much surgery preparation, thank goodness, I believe I needed a break! Life goes on..... Tomorrow I will be gearing up, with housecleaning, grocery shopping, and setting... Read more
Day 3 Pre Surgery
Friday, June 08, 2012      3 comments

Hello Sparkfriends, I am pumped for this surgery and believe all will go just fine! I had my last day of work "at work" for a while, although I will certainly be working from home. I told my boss that he will probably be getting e-mails fr... Read more
Day 4 Pre Surgery
Thursday, June 07, 2012      4 comments

Hello sparkers! Continuing to count down, and feeling very ready to get on with this. Today I stopped all of the supplements I take except biotin. I take this one for my hair and nails and the idea of stopping it made me too anxious. ... Read more
Day 5 Pre Surgery
Wednesday, June 06, 2012      2 comments

Hello Sparkers! We are getting quite the thunderstorm right now, this is good, it has been too dry. And, I don't mind because I brought a lot of "stuff" home from work today and got it in the house before the rain hit. This is esp... Read more
Day 6 Pre Surgery
Tuesday, June 05, 2012      1 comments

Hello Sparkfriends. Busy day at work today, part of which was preparing to be away from the office. I've had meetings about what I needed to move ahead so i can continue work in projects at home. I have two direct reports. I have arr... Read more
Day 7 Pre-Surgery
Monday, June 04, 2012      2 comments

Good evening Sparkfriends.... I feel very optimistic about my upcoming surgery today, atta girl, Bonita, get that darned foot fixed! More preparation today. Went grocery shopping and stocked up aon healthy non-perishables, plus some g... Read more
Day 8 pre-surgery
Sunday, June 03, 2012      1 comments

Hello everyone. Thanks all who have replied and offered encouragement. Aside from my usual Sunday activities, including a thorough housecleaning, I have been looking into the BMR (basal metabolic rate). Thank you Calllika for brin... Read more
Day 8 pre-surgery
Sunday, June 03, 2012      0 comments

Hello everyone. Thanks all who have replied and offered encouragement. Aside from my usual Sunday activities, including a thorough housecleaning, I have been looking into the BMR (basal metabolic rate). Thank you Calllika for brin... Read more
Day 9 Pre Surgery
Saturday, June 02, 2012      2 comments

Saturday is my day of rest and prayer, and does involve a good deal of walking, so quiet day, 20,000 plus steps, but thinking a lot about surgery..... I think my biggest concern is the loss of independence and freedom. I have always prided... Read more
Day 10 Pre Surgery
Friday, June 01, 2012      2 comments

Busy day at work, but not too active in the preparing for surgery area. My main objective was to get a handicapped driver permit, and I did get one, for 4 months--that is all the doctor said I need. Well, if he thinks I will be 100% in... Read more
Day 11 Pre-Surgery
Thursday, May 31, 2012      5 comments

So, I have decided to blog this adventure. Partly to keep myself sane, partly to share what living a healthy lifestyle means when exercise is minimal and one is in a decent amount of pain. Details--bunion, hammertoe, and toenail removal su... Read more
Sparkpeople and Gas Powered Water Heaters
Monday, April 23, 2012      8 comments

Huh? Okay, we have a gas powered water heater, the high efficiency kind with no pilot light, etc. Every once in a while it shuts down. When my children were young adults and still at home, they turned it back on. When my husb... Read more

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