Author Archives: Sandra

About Sandra

Passenger on a blue marble, circling yellow star. Dancer, astronomer, technogeek, coffee lover, pagan, photographer.. not necessarily in this order.

Blessed be the rain, for it makes one sleepy

In bed for 8hrs 45 mins. Actual sleep time, 8 hrs 11 mins. I haven’t felt THIS rested in weeks. Got up at 5:51, did the usual morning waking routines, and got into my rehab exercises right away. Was able … Continue reading

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What the hell

Out of the blue, my Windows 7 computer decided that the OS wasn’t genuine… after 2 years.  I tried reactivating, and no joy. I headed to Microsoft Help, started a session with a tech. He rebooted the system with all … Continue reading

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9 Days Post-Op visit w/Nurse Practitioner and Physio

Had the surgical dressing removed, and was told it was healing nicely.  I had some problems with the medications, and those problems were addressed and taken care of. I have been told that rest, and pain management are paramount for … Continue reading

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Soon

Took antiseptic shower with the pre-op soap. Needed a bit of help reaching around my back, so called Wing for assistance. He obliged. Skin feels a bit tight now. Necklace my grandmother gave me, rings, earrings, bracelet, and citrine in … Continue reading

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It’s starting to get real..and real scary

Had a phone call from the anesthesiologist as she wanted a full run down of my medical history (or as near as I can fill her in on) and for what will be happening on Monday.   It seems I will … Continue reading

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What is it with eBay or Amazon sellers?

If you sell something, and it’s crap, or not quite as you have described, I will say so. Two different sellers, two different e-markets. Amazon seller sold a used CD. I had no problem with it being used, as the … Continue reading

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Do not fold, bend, spindle or mutilate

More pre-op things.  Visited a physio to get some pre-op exercises to help stretch, and to see what sort of mobility/stability my current joint can handle.  Umm, ow? Then off to the EKG.  I have a heart! Who would have … Continue reading

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