Monday, Jan. 18
Yep, it's Monday. Seven pounds lighter. I have so much to be thankful for. So much.
And I am. I am very thankful for my life. It is mattered up with pain and uncertainty, but I still have my life.
Jack is finally on board with counting cal... Read more
I met my rheumatologist, and he is great.
I didn't really realize what a mess my medical history was until he
Was going through it with me.
After much head shaking and a bit of humor,
My symptoms are lining up with a diagnosis from 17 ye... Read more
1. Going to the Doctor for my pain.
2. Losing weight before going to the Ortho Dr.
3. Getting past bilateral hip replacements and going onwards to
Bilateral knee replacements.... Read more
I learned this resolution statement years ago.
I have started saying it again to be more mindful of
why I am eating.
I am an intelligent person.
I will control my emotions
Not let my emotions control me.
Ev... Read more
In the running for....
I am going to be in the running with all the other brave souls to be the next bionic woman.
Confirmation from MRI and my Wonderman surgeon:
I will be having both of my knees replaced.
Last year it was both of my hips replaced.
I will be ... Read more
I don't know what I would do if it weren't for the "spark-ling" Angels here at Sparkpeople.
I have had a rough couple of years,
AND joining SP was the smartest of all my choices I have made in the
Midst of these couple of years.
The pr... Read more
Well, my blood test say I have an autoimmune disease.
I will be going to see a rheumatologist June 19 to start the hunt for which disease I have.
I will be getting an MRI of both knees, all the better for the ortho surgeon to make
An actio... Read more
I'm seeing the orthopedic surgeon today.
I love my surgeon,
I despise pain.
I have tried to reason with pain,
It is just a thief.
"Off with its head"!
I lack courage for more joint replacements,
I am trusting that Go... Read more
I love food,
But, I can't eat everything.
I have and always will have a struggle
With eating too much.
The habit of mindful eating is my focus now.
I don't always hit the mark,
But, I am improving.
I am a relaxed perfectionist sinc... Read more
Working out to keep moving
If I want to move, I have to work out.
There just isn't any other way.
Fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis are not aware of
How I want to live my life.
Every day I awake with the knowledge that I will
Live this day with grateful... Read more
Ten Years in the Future
Ten years from now I want to be well adjusted to my new hips and my new knees.
I want to be healthy, happy and successful in all areas of my life.
I want my life to continue to be an open book for all to read of my love for my Heavenly Fathe... Read more
Love, love, love to work out...
The wonderfulness of working out is never lost
Working out is the only time I don't hurt.
I love to do new exercise videos every work out.
After my muscles are hot, hot, hot,
I stretch as much as I can,
Knowing that my pain wi... Read more
I don't feel that there is an imbalance in my life at this time.
I have to lose weight,
Get in shape,
And be as healthy as I can be.
I have to get my knee replacements done.
I personally think that Sparkpeople has been great at teachin... Read more
If I .....
I would love to not have any regrets in my life, but I am human,
And I am a child of God, so I do regret doing, saying, being, not doing, not saying,
Or not being, several things in my life.
I don't dwell on what could have, might have, w... Read more
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Spring break is here and Hubby went hiking.
I feel totally lost.
It's going to take a while to get used to being left behind.
My new hips are worth being left behind, but it doesn't take the
Sting of it away.
... Read more