Healing and moving forward
Wednesday, May 22, 2013      1 comments

So, the tonsillectomy is pretty much healed... there's still some kind of 'blockage' like the uvula is swollen or something... or just a large chunk of drainage from my sinuses that won't clear.... not sure yet. Now I'm on to working on t... Read more
Day 8 of Tonsillectomy Recovery
Friday, May 03, 2013      0 comments

Note to self: don't fall back asleep with a mostly full but open bottle of vitamin water in your hands... on your bed.... scabbing is starting to come off, I think. My body is craving protein, big time, but I'm still not sure if my stomach c... Read more
Tonsillectomy Blues
Sunday, April 28, 2013      0 comments

Okay, the veggie broth isn't nearly as good as the beef broth (both Trader Joe's concentrate packets), and I'm already getting sick of popsicles and sherbet. I think the soups are next on the agenda... and it's only been since Friday. Peng... Read more
Getting better...
Saturday, March 30, 2013      1 comments

So, after all is said and done, the secondary health stuff that showed up while my heart was tachycardic was all due to that vile medication (an old anti-depressant) that the new doc put me on. How many times do I have to explain to doctors that... Read more
Setbacks... argh!!
Wednesday, February 27, 2013      2 comments

So, my heart has been racing at over 100 bpm for a resting rate. It was occasional for a while now, as in months, but the last few weeks, it's been constant. And then my breathing... my upper chest and throat constrict and get all tight when I t... Read more
Friday, February 01, 2013      2 comments

Crazy day today. Had "issues" with the sewing machine in class today. Well, I went in a little early to try and finish the tailoring project she gave me. I had a doctor's appt in the middle of class time, so I couldn't stay. But the machine wigg... Read more
it will get better
Saturday, January 26, 2013      1 comments

So, I have a nasty little sinus infection from the cold and a previous cold from December... yeah... basically driving me nuts. If I climb stairs, which I've gotten used to doing, I practically cough up a lung... so no stairs. My exercise is lac... Read more
this new year has been tough so far
Wednesday, January 09, 2013      0 comments

Friday I started getting sick... a mild cold, but still. So, between injuries and then the cold which prompted me to curl up in a ball under the covers much of each day of Friday through Monday, my steps and other exercise has lacked quite a bit... Read more
stairs and stuff
Friday, January 04, 2013      0 comments

So, I'm having difficulty reaching my fitbit daily goal of 8K steps. I think part of that is my injury to my butt/hip. I fell down some stairs a couple weeks ago, resulting in a very deep bruise on one butt cheek, and thus irritating my IT Band ... Read more
New year... blah... blah... blah...
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      0 comments

So, Sunday evening, I was having a conversation with a new friend. We talked about weight and girl stuff (two straight girls and three gay guys at one table, the girls gravitate toward girl stuff). I mentioned that I've been trying to lose weigh... Read more