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When It Rains It Pours

Friday, June 03, 2011      4 comments

I've really been trying all day 2 b positive. But once again something else happens. My therapist stopped by today & told me that I m not 2 do no therapy & 2 avoid walking as much as I can until I go 2 the surgeon on Thurs. He even made a poi... Read more

Nurse - Visit

Tuesday, May 31, 2011      5 comments

Well the visiting nurse came today. I m 2 refrain from all activities including my walking laps & physical therapy until I hear back from the surgeon. I also m 2 use the walker @ all times; so this nice cane that got delivered will b sitting her... Read more


Monday, May 30, 2011      8 comments

Ok I'm hard headed but I get the message now I CAN ONLY SIT DO THERAPY & LAPS IN HOUSE - NADA ELSE since Friday my legs & feet have been swollen; possibly nothing 2 do w surgery but none the less I should have even stopped doing my laps ... Read more

Follow-up visit = Frustration

Saturday, May 28, 2011      5 comments

Well I went Thursday 4 my follow up visit with the surgeon. I thought they had to remove stitches but no I m glued together; so I have 2 just wait for it to dissolve. I m very depressed about the fact that I m bac up to 250 lbs. The dr says... Read more

2 Wks After Surgery

Wednesday, May 25, 2011      3 comments

Well yesterday marked 2 wks since I got my surgery done. I m still in alot of pain but I m managing to get around. My therapist is very happy with my progress. I m doing a few things that I'm not approved to do but I just cant not do ... Read more

RIP my Faceless Friend

Saturday, May 21, 2011      6 comments

I m truly amused how many faceless friends I have. since joining Spark two & half yrs ago, since then I have lost 2 spark friends & many spark member family members & friends. I feel lost right now as one of my dearest spark friends;... Read more


Friday, May 20, 2011      6 comments

I know in theory everything is gonna get better; but it doesnt seem possible @ this point & time. It used to be that both sides would hurt with the left hurting worst. Ever since surgery its been the opposite with even strength lost on the ri... Read more

Surgery & Recovery

Monday, May 16, 2011      5 comments

Thank you to all of my Spark friends. Thank you for the prayers the goodies & the kind thoughts in general. I m home trying to not go nuts with not being able to do anything. I just wanted to give a quick summary of the past wk for me. I will b ... Read more

Step 1 - Done

Monday, April 18, 2011      1 comments

well step 1 is done I got medical clearance from my primary care physician. So the next step is them to call me for my ore admission blood work. The more I think about this the more I remember y I didnt get it done 15 yrs ago when I was 1s... Read more

Spinal Fusion

Saturday, April 16, 2011      3 comments

Well it's official I m getting a spinal fusion. It should b happening either the last wk of April or the 1st wk of May. Monday I will drop paper work off to my primary care dr, then its just a matter of waiting 4 a phone calls. I have to ha... Read more

Still Here

Wednesday, April 13, 2011      5 comments

I havent been blogging regularly lately, but I'm still here. I m slowly sparking along. I havent lost any weight in mths BUT I m losing inches. Last time I put on jeans they were a sz 24; this weekend I bought a pair of jeans. They r stretc... Read more


Saturday, March 26, 2011      1 comments

This has been a rough week for me. i did however did get my fluid retention under control and lost a cpl lbs. I got a letter from my insurance company yesterday they have denied my 2nd injection for my back so now I have to spend alot of t... Read more


Tuesday, March 15, 2011      3 comments

I DONT THINK SO - not words you want to hear from a dr's office let alone 2 drs offices. Since I had the Epidural Steroid injection in my back 1 wk ago today; I've gained 15 lbs. It is basically fluid retention but still; 15 lbs IS ALOT. I... Read more

Weekly Update

Sunday, March 13, 2011      0 comments

week 1 - eat a fruit or veggie w each meal emoticon Read more

Lent Rewards

Thursday, March 10, 2011      3 comments

wednesday, I challenged myself to stop procrastinating. I plan to do this by every night making a list of 5 things that I need to accomplish the next day. For each wk that I complete these task I get a reward w the final reward being a cpl da... Read more

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