Week 1: Adaptation and Elevation

Week 1 was a challenge but was actually not as bad as I thought it would be.  My hip and knee started getting very sore from the weight of my cast but when I felt confident enough to crutch around with it behind me instead of stiffly held out front, that eased off.  I was [...]

The Surgery Day and Prep-Prepping my House

I experienced a lot of anxiety and dread before my surgery.  I was afraid to go under general anesthesia of the long recovery time.  it was pretty bad. I’m just relieved I was able to go through with it because it was touch and go. The day-of I checked in and reviewed my paperwork which [...]