Monthly Archives: October 2011

Monday

Day 20. I had a PT session this afternoon. I told Scott I go to the doctor Wednesday and that I am hoping he will let me go back to work on Thursday. Scott said they have to see me … Continue reading

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Sunday

Day 19. House cleaning chores this morning. I am getting around pretty good on the knee. The residual swelling is still preventing total range of motion. The doctor told me when I came for my follow-up visit there would still … Continue reading

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Saturday

Day 18. We had about half an inch of rain most of which fell last night. Today is partly cloudy and very windy with gusts up to 30mph. I guess that is better than the snow flying north of us … Continue reading

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Friday

Day 17. We went from warm to cold overnight. Today is nasty with highs in the mid 40’s, wind, and drizzle. I had Colin out a couple of times this morning but I let Bob take him out the rest … Continue reading

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Thursday

Day 16 of home recovery. Three weeks since the surgery. PT session this afternoon. Yesterday I called Mary to ask her if she had some free weights I could borrow. I don’t want to loose all my upper body strength … Continue reading

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Wednesday

Day 16. I am reading another Grace and Favor mystery by Jill Churchill, Love for Sale. Bob had to mail a kit this afternoon so we ran some errands while we were out; bank, library, and grocery store. It’s made … Continue reading

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Tuesday

Day 15. Another PT session today. Progress is measured in inches;┬áliterally. Scott measures how far I make the knee go out straight and how far I can bend it back. I gained several in both directions from my measurements on … Continue reading

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Monday

Day 14. Yesterday afternoon we picked up Paul and Mary for our usual Costco and dinner trip. Bob drove over to their house and Paul drove to Costco and dinner. Bob really does not like to do much driving. I … Continue reading

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Sunday

Day 13. I cleaned the sinks and toilets and did a light vacuuming run since I obviously can’t move stuff around but at least got up the leaves, dirt, and dog hair. Frances and mom came by for a visit … Continue reading

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Saturday

Day 12. I am now fully on light duties around the house. Cooking dinner, drying and putting away dishes, emptying the trash, etc. Last week I helped with the house cleaning chores which I shall to again tomorrow. There is … Continue reading

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