Blog archives for September, 2009

Archive for September, 2009

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

DH and I have been trying to eat ourselves out of everything “bad” in the house. I doubt we will be wholly successful but I’m doing the best I can. I’ve been collecting food-based blogs in the blogroll so I’ll have places to go when I want to cook. The biggest issue for me will […]

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

One thing I’ve read on OH over and over is the need to get in the protein. I live in terror of losing my hair, and though I know it’s likely, I want to avoid as much of the trauma as possible. So I’ve started to research options. I read tonight about a small company […]

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

Met the surgeon on Tuesday. He spent most of the time we talked reinforcing what I’ve already learned about how my life will change post-op. Pouch the size of a shotglass. Half a sandwich in an hour. This is a tool, not a magic wand. And so on. Still, it was good to hear it […]

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

One of the things I know I’m not going to be able to take post-surgery are the marvelous little pills of wonder that relieve pain and take down swelling. Given that something weird happened to my back, I really need to take that swelling down before the surgery. Tylenol won’t cut it. I told my […]