Recovering

Last week’s goals: 1. Don’t freak out: A I’ve had my moments of anxiety, but honestly I was expecting to be worse. I attribute this peace to all the kind people who have been praying for me. Knowing that so many people have got my back is such a comforting feeling. 2. Rest & Recover:…

Rest & Recovery Week

Last week’s goals: 1. Keep Christmassing: A+ I know I keep talking about squeezing in as much “Christmas cheer” before my surgery, and this week I think I got just what I was hoping for. The house is decorated, the gifts are all wrapped, and over the weekend I got to celebrate early with my…

A Rundown of My Week So Far

The last few days have been an emotional roller coaster. I spent the first half of Monday psyching myself out about my doctor’s appointment. I was nervous about going back to see a doctor after four years’ absence, but it was one of the better medical experiences I’ve had. They took me seriously, weren’t overly invasive, and…

Preemptive Therapy

Last week’s goals: 1. Walk the neighborhood at least three times: F My energy has been really low and I’ve been in some pain, so I skipped out on walks this week. But I did try to go outside for a few minutes every day. 2. Make Appointments: A I FINALLY DID IT! I made the…

Gosh Darn It

Last week’s goals: 1. Walk the neighborhood at least four times: B I walked 3 times 3. Make appointments: F Gosh darn it. I’m really frustrated with myself for putting this off so long, but I’m also really scared of starting the process of choosing a new doctor. I haven’t been sleeping well because my mind…