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October eye doc appointment
Tuesday, October 18, 2016      13 comments

Next month will be 1 year since I had my cornea transplant. Last month I had to cancel my appointment due to back surgery and was so glad to make it today. He took out 3 more stitches so I now only have 5 left. I asked about when I might get... Read more
First Dr. appointment since surgery
Monday, October 03, 2016      15 comments

Today I got some really good news--I can drive again, go to exercise classes, and do some things within "reason." He very specifically said no cutting grass/yardwork, no heavy lifting/twisting. I can live with that. Last night was the first t... Read more
Post-Surgery Blog
Friday, September 23, 2016      14 comments

Today is Friday and it has been a long 3 days since surgery. We were at the hospital before 7 a.m. and was told surgery would be at 12. Ok, that is fine. I finally got to surgery about 1:15 p.m. That was ok with me. I did talk to the sleepi... Read more
Excited about Tuesday
Monday, September 19, 2016      13 comments

Tomorrow is the big day--back surgery. I am a little scared and excited at the same time. This past week has been a roller coaster--problems with internet and phone service and trying to get things in order for tomorrow. Today will be busy, g... Read more
Surgery Scheduled and Internet Frustrations
Friday, September 16, 2016      14 comments

Today I had pre-op for surgery next Tuesday. 9/20. I am to call Monday afternoon to get time. I am excited that Dr. Mark moved so fast considering I just saw him this past Monday. He had told me it would be out-patient but nurses told me not ... Read more
First Neurosurgeon Appointment
Tuesday, August 30, 2016      13 comments

Monday I finally saw Dr. Marks for the 1st time. I did like him and he was very nice to me. The short summary is I have to go back 9/12 for a nerve test in the morning and then see him again that afternoon (so another whole day at the Dr.'s of... Read more
Neurosurgeon Appointment Set
Thursday, August 25, 2016      10 comments

Tuesday I got the call to schedule an appointment with the neurosurgeon about the cyst on my spine. I told her I would be there this afternoon if he could see me. To my surprise she said there is a cancellation for Monday 9/29 at 10 a.m. and I... Read more
Good, Bad and Sad Day
Wednesday, August 17, 2016      14 comments

The good is I was able to get up and move this morning. Had a Dr.'s appointment to get the results of the MRI I had done last Thursday. I do know now that I have not become a hypochondriac--there is something wrong with my back (not my hips as... Read more
July 31, 2016
Sunday, July 31, 2016      12 comments

I have now managed a complete calendar month without my best friend, life partner, better half. I am learning I can do a lot but still think about telling what I have done] today or wanted his advice on what is going on. I think that is the h... Read more
Three Weeks of Change
Friday, July 08, 2016      10 comments

It has been 3 weeks since my last blog. I am trying to adjust and think I am doing pretty good most of the time. I never know when the tears may fall--washing dishes, talking to Rascal, watering his flowers, just sitting and watching TV. No, I ... Read more
A Broken Heart
Tuesday, June 21, 2016      22 comments

I just read my last blog and thought, that was so scary at that time but I have just spent the worst 10 days of my life. June 11 my dear hubby Ashley fainted/fell in our back yard and when I found him, helped him up, cleaned most of his booboo'... Read more
Tomorrow is a scary day for me
Monday, April 18, 2016      10 comments

Ashley is suppose to have a cardioversion tomorrow in Waycross. We have to be at the hospital and through the admitting process by 10 but have no idea what time the procedure will be. I have told the kids and grands, plus my brother and sister... Read more
Saturday, April 02, 2016      6 comments

I have accepted a challenge of keeping track of 2 goals for April. 1. Journal food, water and exercise daily as of 4/2/16. 2. Lose at least 1/2 pound every week according to TOPS weigh-ins. I will not use my home scale as it fluctuates... Read more
First Oncologist Visit since our of the Hospital
Thursday, February 25, 2016      7 comments

I am on cloud nine this afternoon as Ashley had a great report to me--his platelet count went down from 900+ to 744 and white cells .9 to 1.2. I know there is still a ways to go, but they are going the right direction, slowly but surely. Consi... Read more
Finally home Thursday 2/18 afternoon but not without more excitement.
Saturday, February 20, 2016      11 comments

I can laugh about Thursday now but was not laughing then. Ashley's hematologist, pulmonologist, and even cardiologist were ready to release him on Tuesday and Wednesday but the hospital dr. said "No" as he did not like Ashley's numbers (BP and ... Read more

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