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Next Up, Back Surgery
Tuesday, September 08, 2020      5 comments

While this covid mess has been going on, I am getting "fixed." First, I had the heart ablation. It worked, no more AFIB! October 6, I will have Lumbar fusion and bone graft. They will also shave down some bone spurs in my lower back.... Read more
We Know That We Know
Monday, August 10, 2020      7 comments

Today's blog is about eating. Why do we act like we don't know what to eat? I think it is because we are bombarded with all this advice and assaulted by TV commercials. So what is right and what is wrong? Animals in the wild know w... Read more
If You Leave, Let Me Know?
Wednesday, July 22, 2020      8 comments

Yesterday I was on Facebook wishing Happy Birthday to my friends. A funny lady I met here on Spark years ago... had passed away. I don't know when. I knew she was in poor health several years ago and was in a nursing home. Someone had po... Read more
Post Ablation
Thursday, July 16, 2020      3 comments

Well, it has been quite the experience. I am still weak but trying to do a bit more each day. Funny thing, I thought I would have pain in my heart, but I don't. One of the places in my right groin that they punctured would not qui... Read more
Heart Ablation
Saturday, June 27, 2020      9 comments

The words sound daunting. I am having a heart ablation on July 7. The bad is the procedure itself, risk of stroke, will still have a-fib some while the heart heals and will have to continue blood thinner for a few months after. The ... Read more
Don't Dwell On It
Saturday, June 20, 2020      4 comments

I have been writing about my health, but just know I am not dwelling on the negative. I am looking forward to the positive... feeling better! Yes, we all have our issues, some worse than others. My life the next few weeks will be busy... Read more
The Health Saga
Tuesday, June 16, 2020      3 comments

Well, my results from the cardiologist are: 1. I will be having a chemical stress test. 2. I will be having a heart ablation. This should happen before I consider back surgery. I am still keeping the MRI and neurosurgeon appointments, mayb... Read more
Tell Me About Your Back Surgery
Friday, June 12, 2020      2 comments

Have you had back surgery? I posted this question in the community feed and did not like what I read. What were your results? Recovery? Did it work? My back is worse, a year later. Last year, I had L4 and L5 out of place and now L3... Read more
Back Pain with Disclaimer
Tuesday, June 02, 2020      4 comments

Disclaimer: Don't read if this is a boring subject for you. emoticon Have you had back surgery? Tell me yo... Read more
How ARE You?
Thursday, May 21, 2020      2 comments

I am doing OK except for back pain. I will have another shot for pain on June 16. Plus I will also be getting a Vertiflex inserted in between L4 and L5 vertebrae to relieve the pressure of herniated discs. Vertiflex is a titanium spacer. ... Read more
A Bit Of Levity
Tuesday, May 19, 2020      7 comments

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New Porch
Friday, April 24, 2020      12 comments

We now have a screened in porch! It is for both us and the indoor kitties to enjoy some fresh air in the cooler mornings and evenings. It is very small and might fit four people comfortably. We still have more to do, but it will come. Here ... Read more
Don't Lose Your Humor
Monday, April 20, 2020      3 comments

I love being married. It's so great to find that one special person you want to annoy for the rest of your life. - Rita Rudner (We are finding out how much during this corona business!) Morality is simply the attitude we adopt tow... Read more
ROFL After Texting Hubby
Thursday, April 09, 2020      10 comments

Well this might make you laugh. It did me, but I am alone most of the day and that is dangerous. As many know I went to a vegan lifestyle. I was cooking lentils today and they were looking like mush. I texted hubby and told him I would have... Read more

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