Monthly Archives: October 2012

Recovery – Day 13

We survived Hurricane Sandy without any incident. It’s been nice to have a couple extra days off work. Being awake and active all day very tiring for me. I ventured into the kitchen today to make an apple crisp. It … Continue reading

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Recovery – Day 11

So today was the morning of crazy Praise Team. I sing on the praise team at my church, but because of the knee problems I haven’t been able to serve all month. So I get a call at 8 am … Continue reading

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Recovery – Day 10

I slept WELL last night. In fact, I slept too well…I slept through my 4am pain med alarm, and my 6am pain mad alarm. I woke up just before 8am, and in enough pain to remind me why I still … Continue reading

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Recovery – Day 8

The Vicodin seems to be working! It doesn’t completely erase the pain, but it dulls it enough that I can’t complain. I also have SO much more energy now (or am less groggy, but I feel awesome)! I’m excited to … Continue reading

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Recovery – Day 7

I did my first round of PT at home. I’m embarrassed at how little work I need to do to break a sweat. But in the other hand, it feels REALLY good to be exercising again, even if it is … Continue reading

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Recovery – Day 6

So yesterday was a good day until I took a shower. Somehow I managed to hurt myself getting out of the shower which made my pain go from a 1/2 to an 8/9. I took 2 Percocets and went to … Continue reading

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Recovery – Day 5

Oh man! Last night took more out of me than I anticipated. I went to bed around midnight, and didn’t wake up until about 11 am! Apparently 2 hours of sitting upright requires 11 hours of sleep to recover. My … Continue reading

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