• Blessed by friends and family

    As I’m coming up to my 6 week mark since my surgery, I’ve been thinking a lot about the first few days after I got home.  My family and my best friend really rallied around me and took care of me.  They made sure we had food in the house, someone always with me for the first week so I didn’t have to pick anything up myself and around in case I had issues.  Plus just being with me chatting and keeping me company.  You can’t ask for better friends and family than that.  🙂  I wish I had thought to get a picture of my mom and me.  She…

  • It’s been a good day

    Things are going pretty well after our crazy four days.  I stayed home on Monday, got some cleaning done, kids did their lessons and I sat on the phone for over two hours with the cell phone people.  Turns out my cell phone is shot, and they are sending me a new one.  That’s good, but I have to wait 3-7 days before I get my new one, that’s bad.  I’m using Sarah’s cell right now but I can’t wait until I have my own again.  And thankfully I still get to keep my same phone number. About the only thing that ‘happened’ that day was my niece went back…

  • What a crazy four days

    It has been the longest 4 days for us.  It all started Thursday morning.  I was in the middle of my workout, hubby was still home (he was starting late that morning) & the kids had started there lessons for the day.  The phone rang and I saw on my call id it was my sister.  The thought went through my mind to just call her back later since I was in the middle of exercising, but I answered the phone anyway.  I could tell immediately that something was wrong.  My niece, her daughter, was in a car accident early that morning, around 1:00am.  Though we don’t know exactly what…