Yesterday I visited the physio at the hospital again, and she put me through my paces. I asked if she’d show me how to get up and down from the floor, so I could try doing some of the lying down exercises on a mat. As it was hurting my back doing them on a … More passenger’s view from the car
In the past on the rare occasion when I must have been out- maybe at the hairdressers or a snatched day out with a friend. The boys were much younger and require meals preparing etc . If my mum might ring- julian answered the phone, she would always say to him ” are you in … More are you in charge?
trying to use my left hand to type! so taking rather a long time, and a few mistakes. but mighg be light on the horizon. my sight has been effected by this stroke. having to shut right eye for closew work- like reading phone or any other reading- which at the moment is radfio times! … More snows melting- so hopefully things will get back to normal
my physio book with a few exercises – drawings are sadly like myself at present !! a few objects I use to help my fine motor skills- !! Julian bumped into a neighbour whilst shopping in Tesco the other day. she asked how I was, and said she’d leave some flowers at the kiosk , … More snowed in- physio next week- but I’m doing my exercises (honest)
and so the weeks have passed in a blur WITH LONGer SLEEP, LONGER TIMES TO DRESS, LONGER TIMES TRYING TO WASH, TO CLEAN TEETH,, LONGER TIMES CHEWING, TRYING TO EAT, TO DRINK. SORRY Didn’t MEAN TO WRITE THIS IN Capitals! and in between I do my exercises to try and strengthen hand. julian bent me … More nothing exciting to write about really……physio, daytime t.v, eating
and so I found myself in the stroke ward. bear with my story it moves at a slow pace. The 1st night I arrive in the ward I was pleased to see my bed was opposite a toilet. having had to use a bed pan the previous night in A & E this was a positive sign. how I got to the … More 11 days/nights in the stroke ward…..and back home
it has been over a month since I blogged. excuse no use of capitals in this blog but left hand still on strike and a lot has happened I woke up on the 22nd of dec with slack left hand mouth – why was I spilling some of my tea>? my left hand or leg … More Going back for my arm…..
So there we were yesterday sat in Terminal one. Brilliant seats, (not their colour but where they were positioned) right opposite ‘Arrivals’, so we had a great view of people coming through the automatic doors. And I was quite enjoying the occasion. I’d dressed for the cold weather with my gloves, puffer coat etc to … More flip flops…in Dec….
So today is a cold day Cold weather is here and the threat of snow has been mentioned The countdown to Christmas is upon us My head is still mashed with the talk of Brexit It is a normal Thursday Except today my son is flying to Terminal one later 🙂 Ten months has passed … More …………….Terminal 1
I’m not a negative person- but completing the Employment & Support Allowance form is ‘DEMORALISING’, REALLY, DEMORALAZISING !!! why has my spell check stopped working? I need that to check my spelling. Maybe it only checks lower case not capitals. Anyhow this form ‘the Capability for Work Questionnaire‘ is dire. How many negative things can … More negative thinking