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Card Games - The New Exercise

Had my two week follow up appointment with the Surgeon yesterday.  X-rays were taken, reports read and he pronounced that my healing was on track.  Surprised me.  267 more words


Climb Every Mountain

The Occupational Therapist has been analyzing my home and how I can utilize it – especially the bathroom and getting in and out of the stall shower.  245 more words

Total Hip Replacement

Hip Replacement Surgery: Post Op Day 15: Happy New Year - 2015

Today is the first day of the New Year and the first day of week 3 Post Surgery.  My leg’s functionality improves daily.  The spot of pain in my right buttock is diminishing.   478 more words

Ketogenic Diet

Hip Replacement Surgery: Post Op Day 12

Improvement is daily.  I am regaining a lot more control over the leg and the ability to lift it.  Getting into bed and swinging my legs up used to be a process of placing the good leg under the effected leg and lifting them both.   437 more words


Felted Godrevy

My beautiful and very talented friend, N, made this delightful felted picture of one of our favourite places, Godrevy.

It is where I would rather be today whereas I am nearby in St Michael’s Hospital having my hip replacement done. 18 more words

Postaday 2014

One Half Step to Wholeness

On 23 December 2014 I underwent a total hip replacement on my left hip. The procedure took longer than they expected beginning at 11.15 and ending at 2.30. 1,515 more words