trying to climb back up the slide
when my brother was little, my grandparents and cousins all went on a summer vacation to the smokeys...my brother wasnt the best swimmer and was less than happy about being in the water, but seeing all the other kids having a blast sliding down ... Read more
only 2 days
well the day is drawing closer for my knee surgery, i wasnt at all nervous until yesterday, i heard this song..."keep me in your heart for awhile"...warren zevon, and i was like, omg, i need to prepare myself if something would go wrong...
but... Read more
finishing up early
wanted to post my blog now and get off line, i have things to do around here, my surgery is on friday and i am planning on writing some stuff down tonight and finishing my houswork, i know this is a simple arthroscopic procedure, but i am feelin... Read more
long and winding road...to lowes
today i went to lowes, i rode around on the little jazzy or whatever those things are called, due to my bum leg, and i picked out a new washer, went up and paid and went around back and the guys loaded it up in the truck....all was well, went an... Read more
salsa is good and other random thoughts
who likes salsa?
today i tried it for the first time on a baked potato, and i liked it...
well anyway...yesterday was not so good for me calorie wise, hoping tonight i can stay on track, i have finished my food for the day and might have a c... Read more
is anyone shocked??
i have found myself in a battle of ideology with several posters concerning the story about biggest loser, it seems a former contestant has come out and told some secrets of the show, such as, a week isnt really a week but could be 10 days to 2 ... Read more
the most dreaded day
today i went to the doctor to get the results of my mri, it is a torn miniscus, a torn tendon, however she said the mri showed it to be slight.
well, it hasnt felt slight i can tell you that.
today is the first day in nearly 2 weeks i left t... Read more
this "thing" of ours...
did anyone of you ever watch the sopranos?? one of my all time favorite shows.
did you ever see the gang refer to their careers in the, uh, organization, as "this thing of ours"???
i am pretty sure that is the term.
i was just thinking ho... Read more
those old dark clouds
just a few minutes ago i was talking to a friend and telling her how nice it had been today...
how its only 2 weeks until vacation and we dont have any plans, and with my bum knee, i dont really think we will be making any.
and now, as i loo... Read more
coke u old devil u
im talking about coca cola here folks...
lately that old temptress has been on my back again
im like a junkie with this stuff
a cold can, its sooooooo good, that fizz....ahhhhh
rehab, no no no... Read more
rain again, but so what
didnt do much of anything today, went down to the local pharmacy to see if they had any knee braces, they didnt.
looked online, but cant decide to order one or not..i mean if i do and in a few days my knee is better, i have a knee brace i cant... Read more
pain, pain go away
i awoke around 7 this morning, with my leg killing me, they told me i had no broken bones, but it hurts as if i do, and they also said my acl wasnt torn...
that was all they could tell me without an mri, but, i plan on calling my doctor and th... Read more
will i ever walk again??
i know those of you who do read my blogs, know i had talked about going to have my hair done, and yesterday i finally did, while in the chair, processing, my mom and sister, had already gotten finished and went next door to kmart.
the rains ca... Read more
the morning after....
so here it is, the first morning, after my first night at home with my new cpap machine.
i put it on and laid down around 11:30 last night and i lay there listening to the hum, and trying to recall if i just breathed in or out and was all mess... Read more
i am so, well, sleepy...
ok, who was the wise acre that came up with a sleep lab??? i would like to know, because, i for one, did very little sleeping.
i had to go for this study last night, and study, i say, i learned one thing, i didnt sleep well.
first they place... Read more