It's been pouring today. It’s a lot like I feel. I started the day early at work so I could take off for a bit and go get assessed at PT. Kinda dreaded it all day yesterday, because I know it means pain. This morning, I managed to compartmentalize the fear: got up, went to... Continue Reading →
Last night- no extra pain! Yay! It is all there- just dull. Totally looking forward to getting the physical therapist to assess it the end of this week. I managed to drop the excuses and get to the YMCA today for about 30 minutes of intervals on the elliptical. The rest of the day was... Continue Reading →
I spent this past Wednesday cleaning the house, too afraid to get on the bike. To get stuck somewhere in pain, with Russ at work and me stranded somewhere. So I spent my day off of work just cleaning everything in sight. Russ had a better idea today. He offered to stay home near the... Continue Reading →
It’s a week and a half today since the ER visit. My doctors office couldn't get me in for this long after the ER visit. Honestly, the scheduling lady didn't seem to care. My doctor, of course, he thinks the ER is wrong. Probably no pneumonia, probably not pleurisy. No idea what it IS or... Continue Reading →
It’s Wednesday. The ER visit was several days ago. I am trying to pull myself back to normal. Blame it on 'Helicopter Mom Syndrome' My daughter got clipless cycling shoes and pedals for Christmas. (YAY!!!) She leaves town tomorrow to go back to Malibu for school and I don’t want her going back until she... Continue Reading →
When it takes two doses of fentanyl to make you stop hurting when you take a breath...
When all else fails, make a spreadsheet.