A good day.

I am 4 weeks 3 days post op today and haven’t been blogging much since my surgery, because I’ve found myself in the space I was in last summer where I only had negative things to write down and doing that made me feel worse. This has been the hardest thing I’ve ever done. I… Continue reading A good day.


Well, I survived. And as dramatic as that sounds, I had some real fear that I wouldn’t. I am assured that this was normal pre-op anxiety and now that I’m on the other side of it, I guess it was. My surgery was Thursday the 21st. I arrived at the hospital at 6am and I… Continue reading Home


I’m 8 days away from surgery now and doing all my last-things with my old hip. Last trip to Costco. Last workout at the gym. Last Monday getting up and going to work. It’s so exciting to think about doing all of those things again as Version 2.0 of myself. I had my trainer take… Continue reading Lasts


The last two days have been really emotional. I’ve been so caught up in being excited and getting prepared that I haven’t had time to feel much else, but meeting with the surgeon and anesthetist has me a little rattled. Nothing they said specifically, but just the reality kind of hitting me. My anxiety is… Continue reading Anxiety