Feb. 7, 2012 4:31 pm
Updated: Feb. 8, 2012 7:13 pm
Here in SC we have been having an extremely mild winter. The past week has provided us with 70 plus temperatures... Needless to say I'm itching to start on my spring cleaning and planting!
To me the spring means a fresh start to the year... while Christmas and New Years remind of ending and…
Feb. 4, 2012 7:37 am
Updated: Feb. 5, 2012 4:55 am
I don't know if I really like the super bowl for the game itself or just the opportunity to spend more time in my kitchen! Awww who am I kidding? It's the kitchen part! I'm more of a baseball fan!
I would be remiss if I didn't announce that my back to back champion of his fantasy football…
Feb. 2, 2012 5:39 pm
Updated: Feb. 24, 2012 6:43 pm
So it has been 5 weeks and 1 day since Jim's Total Knee Surgery! What a wild ride! Jim's Surgeon told me... " Jim's gonna think he's made the worst decision of his life for the next two months..." Well... let me tell you where we are at ... at the moment!
Our home health services are done…
Jan. 28, 2012 7:24 am
Updated: Feb. 9, 2012 9:08 am
Last week we had the grandson with us… the minute he left, Jim and I, looked at each other and realized the deafening silence in the house! As we get ready for bed, I pass by Damien’s bedroom , all of his toys are in his toy box, all of his books are in
his book box, his bed was neatly made…
Jan. 22, 2012 1:02 pm
Updated: Jan. 24, 2012 10:22 am
Yep... the grandson is back in town! So I ask Damien what do you want to cook for breakfast today? With a quizical, sideways, sly grin on his face.... his reply.." pine-cakes!"........ " Pine Cakes for Grampa "
He scoots his chair from the dining room table to his designated spot at the…
Jan. 19, 2012 4:22 pm
Updated: Jan. 21, 2012 3:45 pm
I felt like baking today! Yay! Life seems to be normalizing somewhat! It's been 3 weeks and one day since Jim's surgery! Jim is now on a cane and doing quite well! We have 100 plus degrees of flexion and almost zero of extension! Yay Jim! ( Yep
I say we!.. I do help a…
Jan. 14, 2012 2:05 pm
Updated: Jan. 16, 2012 12:35 pm
What the heck do you do for a Total Knee? I'll tell you the best medicine of all... Since we've been home , that would be this sweet little girl, that I call my little Angel! Yep you got it .. It's Audrie!
Check out this medicine!
The second picture is a sketch I made for Audrie's 2nd…
Jan. 10, 2012 11:14 am
Updated: Jan. 12, 2012 5:35 pm
Jim is having a booger of time with this New Knee... Went to the doctor today and guess what he said?... The exact same thing that all you dear people have been saying! I hate seeing him in pain but I'm sticking to my guns... This too shall pass!
But at least I feel Okay.... Right? My…
Jan. 7, 2012 5:05 pm
Updated: Jan. 9, 2012 7:01 am
Well I'm gonna give a quick update on my patient... did anyone get that I didn't say favorite or least favorite patient? In my career I've had quite a few.... " I love this man... I love this man!" This being my Mantra for the past few days!
I think I can make my LOML (Love Of My Life) a…
Jim and his buddy!
Jan. 5, 2012 3:01 pm
Updated: Jan. 7, 2012 6:07 am
Jim is progressing as well as can be expected! All of the comments we recieved were right on the money! However at the moment he really thinks you all have lied to him.... LOL! He really believes you!
Or at least if you are all wrong ... thank goodness he doesn't have your home…
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