#ProjectAmy/#FightForHappy Update and Plans for the Upcoming Week!

#ProjectAmy Got Off To a Great Start!I logged 17kms walking - woop!  This included taking the stairs as often as I could when I was at work.  I also got outside as much as humanly possible.  The Vitamin D was good for me!I was also able to get in some yoga at home and at …

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And I am CLOSER to my Surgery!

I never thought this day would come!This April will have been one full year since my slip in the Dominican and this journey began!What started out as a possible meniscus tear was discovered to be an actual joint condition that I've had since I was a teenager!Osteochondritis DissecansSo, since the knee has been getting progressively …

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2015

A blank canvas.Where there is much uncertainty in the land of Crazy Mama.Yep...whole lotta empty right there.I had what I am sure was the beginning of Knee-mageddon on Saturday where I went to stand up and something moved....something REALLY moved inside my knee.  There was pain and quite a few bad words.When I woke up the …

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Back to the GYM!!!

I know, Super Pumped RIGHT???Don't get me wrong.  I've actually been to gym before.  Worked in one even.  Trained people too ;)This is a nice small gym at my workplace (big bonus points - it's RIGHT THERE) and I know the guy who runs it very well.  I always feel welcome and he knows that …

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Working it out…..

The whole "not running" thingI know it's not FOREVER, but the thought of not even having my surgery for another 6 months is very disheartening.  But that is how free health care works.  Unless I get worse, I wait.Can I do other things?  Yes.Problem being, it will become a robotic motion.  Working out will become …

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It’s Almost Here.

My date with the surgeon.And I have my nervous face on.I mean, I pretty much have a good idea about what is going to happen.  It's just hearing him say it, and I can ask detailed questions about recovery.I'll be fine going into surgery.  I just know it won't be pretty when I am done.So, …

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September, Surgeon, and Looking Towards Late Fall…

Friday - Awesome Cookie DeliveryThis weekend was awesomeness!There were many celebrations this weekend, as yours truly turned yet another year older!The awesomeness started on Friday with a delivery to my office...COOKIES!  My "Greg" is super duper fantastic.  These are from Halifax Cookie Cravings. Handmade, with locally sourced ingredients.  She delivers on her bicycle 🙂  MUCH …

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