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Yes, unfortunately it is a no pain no gain situation. I just know never to have a 5 pound weight put on my knee again. Yes, I am looking forward to Tuesday. I just looked at the schedule they gave me. I go 4 days next week, which is unusual, 2 days the next and 1 day the week after that. I don't know if I like going 4 days in one week but it is what it is. I requested a certain therapist so that may be the reason. She is really good.

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Very miserable Minnie and the worse part is I'm not as patient because I'm frustrated from being miserable. I'm losing my coping skills.

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Bonnie will you be seeing the person that did that evaluation again? If you do, I would let them know the pain you experienced afterwards. I hope the pool helps!

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Bonnie this really does sound like a "no pain, no gain" situation. Sorry you have to go through this to get your knee stronger!

Angela I hope you can get back to full health soon. It's miserable to be sick for so long, isn't it?

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Minnie-- emoticon I am on the list for a scholarship but who knows when they will get some money. Sometimes it is quick, one time it took over a year.

Angela--Sorry you have been so sick. I have been stuck in the house too. I finally got the clearance to go for walks alone. emoticon The physical therapist said to start with about 15 minutes, no more.

I went to physical therapy yesterday for the evaluation. She took measurements of my knees mobility and such. Then we did a few exercises. She had me lay down, with my leg on a big ball. Then she put a 5 lb weight on my knee cap. I stood it for a few minutes and then had her remove it. I walked out of there is real pain. I am in pain today still. I had to go to the gastro Dr. today, and boy I was miserable. I actually broke down and took a pain pill awhile ago. I start in the pool next Tuesday. emoticon

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I'm praying that you get the PT that you need Bonnie. I've been perpetually sick since March so I haven't enjoyed any of the nice weather that's arrived since Saturday. I finally turned a curve where it's just my nose is running and the coughing isn't as bad as it's been, but I still think I will need another round of antibiotics to knock this out. I have to call the pharmacy and see if this can be done.

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Good luck with the evaluation Bonnie. I'll keep my fingers crossed that you get the scholarship too.

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Tomorrow is the big day. I have my evaluation for the aquatic physical therapy. Like my Mom said there is no way they can say I don't need it when a surgeon prescribed it. Medicare is trying to save money, but is wasting it on extra appointments. emoticon At the end of the appointment they give me my full schedule for appointments. Since I can only have 7, used 1, I imagine it will be twice a week for 4 weeks. During those 4 weeks I am going to try and get a scholarship. That would be a true blessing and I am usually not that lucky, but maybe.......you never know.

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Marilyn my heart goes out to you today. That has to be the worse tragedy a Mom can face. I'm proud of you for remaining strong in your healthy living goals. I pray that you get the justice you deserve.

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So sorry to hear that Marilyn. emoticon emoticon
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Marilyn. I am so sorry for your loss. I can't imagine anything worse than losing a child. We expect to lose our parents. The wheels of justice grind slow, but at least you finally get justice. I hope he gets 25-life instead of some ridiculous sentence like 5 years. I have seen it happen. I am a big fan of court T.V., or should say use to be. Ever since Casey Anthony got away with murdering her baby, I lost faith in the justice system. I also watch the First 48 hours and some of the sentences those creeps get is ridiculous. emoticon

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Today is a sad day. My oldest Son would have been 42 today but 2 years ago he was shot and killed in our home. It took 2 years to get the shooter convicted of murder so waiting for his sentencing at the end of the month. I am determined that I will not let this sadness affect my health so sticking to my walking and eating healthy. I did get outside today and walked 28 minutes so feel good. I am getting ready to go have a healthy meal with lots of veggies for supper. I have a fried rice recipe that doesn't use oils and does use lots of veggies.

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You got a giant teddy for $14 American dollars Minnie? That is awesome! In the US, you are looking at $50 and that is hitting Amazon. If you want something cheaper, you can go to Walmart and get them for $15 or less, but it will be for a smaller bear ) (10 or 15 inches). I would totally be smiling over that. My daughter got a large stuffed dog courtesy of my brother. I don't know what he paid for it, but she loves him to this day!

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I agree Bonnie that if you don't have money or are not on the right programs, it sucks in the states. I'm lower middle class, but I haven't been to the doctor in 2 years because the deductible I have to meet is so high. At least with this new insurance I'm getting, I may be able to see a doctor once in awhile. Still can't have anything major happen to me. Still have to save up to have some needed things done so I do a lot of self healing.

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Ribs on my right hand side hurt Minnie, but otherwise, I'm doing okay. Hope your back into your routines again soon.

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Me too Bonnie. I was coughing so much though that I hurt my ribs on the right side so I'm glad the coughing has pretty much subsided these past two days. They need to heal. I really like my new job. I'm kind of quiet right now because I'm focused on learning as much as I can, but I enjoy the people I support and things are coming together. There are certain things that I'm definitely comfortable handling already.

That is so sad, but I think many states are experiencing that. I know our governor laid a whole bunch of employees by getting rid of the emission testing sites and having it done by private businesses. I don't mind because I was in and out and they gave really good service, but I feel sorry for those people who had to find new jobs.

Oh ya...a lot of changes made to Medicare and Medicaid to cut spending, but people don't realize what spending cuts mean until they actually experience it with worse service or refused care because some money cruncher determines whether something is medically necessary. Hopefully you will be approved. You are in my prayers.

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Oh Minnie, I had one when I was a kid. When I was dating Henry we went shopping looking for a rocking chair for Paul for Easter. I saw an original Teddy Bear and he was about a foot or so high and was adorable. He had right on him original Teddy Bear. I didn't know it was a collectible and was $250.00. I showed it to Henry without looking at the price tag and made a fuss over it. I love teddy bears and have several. I collect Cherished Teddies. When we got back to my apartment, he pulled out the bear. He had bought it without me knowing it. I still have it in my bedroom.

It is finally a sunny day. I am not sure how warm it is. I realized I haven't been outside in over 3 weeks since I went to the Dr. Everytime my chore person comes or my homemaker, it is bad weather. I hope to get out this week. Even if it is to do grocery shopping.

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Bonnie I agree we are lucky here in England. It makes me mad because my Mum fills her prescriptions then doesn't take the medicine. If she had to pay for it or insurance she wouldn't waste the medicine like that! Me and my sister always tell her not to pick up the prescription if she isn't going to take the medicine, but I think she's scared of getting into trouble with her doctor.

Shopping today with DD we saw a giant teddy bear. Usually those are really expensive but this one was on sale for 10 (about $14 US?) She decided to buy him with her pocket money. He's 2.5 ft high so too big to fit in my bag! I had to carry him home. On the way we heard at least 3 people say "Wow, look at that big teddy bear!" It really made us smile. I think everyone loves a giant teddy!
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Minnie--Health care in the states sucks if you are poor. I have a spark friend over in England and she says she gets the best care. Honestly, in the states, if you don't have money, you are subhuman It burns my arse.

Two weeks holiday, wow, our kids get a week. After a week, I couldn't wait for Paul to go back to school,. emoticon In fact they have this week off. My homemaker won't be here this week. She has a 6 year old.

I hope everyone is doing good. I did my physical therapy exercises today. I am doing those everyday until I get into the pool and they tell me different. I didn't do them for a day and boy was I stiff. My knee is still quite swollen and I called the Dr, but they said that is normal. She said to continue with RICE rest, ice, compress and elevate. My appointment is only 9 days away. Yes, I am counting down.

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I hope you can get the therapy you need Bonnie! It's a shame you have to go through all this to get it.

How are you feeling now Angela?

My kids have been on school holidays for the past 2 weeks which has been great, but I'm looking forward to them going back to school on Monday so I can get back into my routine and get out and about walking again!

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I am so glad that you are feeling better now. How is the new job, do you like it? CT is in trouble, the state is going to be laying off many state employees. Our Governor literally sucks.

I am still waiting for aquatic physical therapy. I have an appointment on the 18th to go through their evaluation to see if I need it. I have a prescription from my surgeon but I guess that's not enough. Medicare rules I guess. It is terrible the way old people or disabled people are medically treated when they rely on medicare and medicaid.

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I haven't been doing much so that's my excuse. Stupid illness. Sigh!

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You can post whenever you want. I usually do mine on Saturday, but it was a short week.

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When and how does everyone post to the fitness challenge? Do you wait until the end of the month. I was going to post my activity for the weekend, but it doesn't look like anyone else has posted. Thanks.

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Sorry I haven't been on much. I've been really sick. Coincided with starting my new job, but I got through it and doing great here so woohoo! I'm so glad to see your PT is progressing Bonnie. There is a gym onsite where I work so as soon as I'm better and getting paychecks, I plan on joining. Hope everyone is doing well.

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I went to see Dr. Carangelo yesterday. I have the prescription for aquatic physical therapy. emoticon

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Congratulations Sandra. That is something to be proud of these days.

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emoticon Hope you both have a wonderful time!

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Today is my 46th anniversary DH and I are going out.

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Sorry you weren't feeling all that great your first week. Glad you seem to fit in and like the job. Good luck.

I won't be on the computer like I have been. It seems that everything happens at once. I am so overwhelmed and stressed out right now I can't even eat. I don't think I ate anything except 2 slices of cheese one day and water and the next day I sent my homemaker to the store for Magnum ice cream bars. I ate all 3 I crave junk when I am stressed but can't eat regular food. Strange.

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Sorry that happened. I backed up all my data before I did the upgrade. I didn't lose anything, but better safe than sorry. I liked my Windows 7 better and wasn't even going to upgrade, but my boss at the time wanted us to get acclimated to 10 because the company would eventually have to go that way. Then I lost my job so it was all for naught, but I'm used to 10 now. I can cope. LOL

I completed my first week at the new company and everyone is really nice here. I was sick the whole week so that was frustrating. Will probable seeing a nurse practitioner tomorrow to see if I can get antibiotics.

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Oh my. Sorry that happened. I don't really like Windows 10. I am use to it now, but i Preferred what I had before. Can't remember. 7 I think. I don't know anything about computer but maybe the techs can reload your old account. Malware cleaned out my documents and Staples told me they maybe able to find it and reload it.

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I am back yesterday I downloaded windows 10 and I lost everything. my page, pictures and friends. Now I have to take my PC in to get windows 10 off. I don't dare try and do it myself afraid I will lose everything again.

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ROTFL Bonnie! Isn't that the truth? A woman's work is never done! My body tried doing it to me again where it wanted to wake up really early. I made myself go to sleep and slept in until I was ready to get up. I can't be tired again today. I have so much I want to accomplish and my dad is coming at some point today to show me the shed he wants to get for my snow blower and lawn mower. I'm also picking Caley up early from Aspire so we can drop off some stuff at Best Buy (old computer stuff) and then we are having dinner at OCB because it's family night!

As for my job, we had a meeting in February about some changes happening to the company that was discussed at the Equity Partner's meeting. Even though everything was presented in a positive light, almost two weeks later, we had a mandatory meeting to let us know the company was dissolving at the end of the month. I guess some of the Equity Partners were not happy with the changes and were leaving the company. One of them had most of the company's business I guess so they had an emergency equity partner meeting to discuss options and they voted to dissolve.

No one knew about this except those who were really in the know. My Director didn't even know this was coming. There were a lot of upset lawyers because usually when a firm dissolves there is an act that states it should be 60 days notice, but they felt they had justification to by pass that so we basically got 2 weeks and 1 day notice. I'm feeling so blessed that one of my former managers had a need for someone like me and got me into where he works. Otherwise I would be frustrated right now as it's slim pickings and what was out there was huge pay cuts or contract only so to get somewhere and keep my pay is a huge, huge blessing. God really was holding me in the palm of His hand.

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I had physical therapy this morning. I woke up and looked at the clock it was 11:02 am. My landlords have decided they like watching TV in the middle of the night and play it load. I can tell you they watch GSN for all the old game shows. Yet, they deny it is them. Not even out of bed yet and there is a knock at the door. The PT was 20 minutes early. argggghhh. It is tougher to work the leg after you have been laying flat for over 12 hours. Fine now though, He is having me use the cane more instead of the walker and he said maybe next week we can go for walks. emoticon It will be easier to get downstairs with a can than a walker too.

Not only do I have spring fever lot everyone else, but I have cabin fever. So does my Mom. She has been taken off her oxygen which makes her very happy. They tried once before and her levels fell again. She even sounds stronger, like herself. Seems like things are returning back to normal.

Donna how was your trip?

Angela so happy to hear that you have another job. I don't know what happened, I was in the hospital and didn't catch it. When do you start it? It is good that you are catching up on what you want to do before you have to get back to the old grind. I did 2 loads of laundry on Thursday and have a couple more to do to catch up.

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So Bonnie are you open to moving closer to your brother? Glad you got some good sleep. It helps you heal. I wished I could have gotten some good sleep last night. It would have helped. I'm dragging today and not getting done as much as I would like to because of it. I've got some food in the oven. Going to try ground beef, potatoes, and corn seasoned with salt and pepper. Simple but should be effective. Going to have a salad with it. Hoping it wakes me up. I got Coca Cola as well that I'm drinking just in case I need caffeine to wake up. LOL

I'm getting laundry done so happy about that. Need clothes for next week, but want to attack my pile some more. I need to really start sleeping good at night. I see a bath tonight with some lavender soap. See if that helps.

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emoticon I understand why my Mom didn't come and see me, her own surgery, but when my brother called I asked him. He said it is a long driver. No longer driver for him than it was for me when he was in the hospital this summer. He did say he will keep his ears open for any apartments on the other side of the river. Today I slept for 4+ hours this afternoon.

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I agree Minnie. We all have pity parties. It's natural. You have a lot to be proud of Bonnie with how you are coming along in your PT. I know plenty of people who would not try and they would be immobile because of it. You are a lot stronger than you give yourself credit for.

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I'm sorry to hear that no one has come to see you Bonnie. It's always hard when you feel alone. I was feeling really alone at first when I found out I was losing my job, but then when a couple of my online friends realized this, they made sure I didn't feel alone. I have another job so I'm very thankful for my former manager giving me a chance so I can work where he works now. I've been doing dishes and working on my living room some more. I feel so energized now knowing that all I have to do is tough it out until I have steady pay checks again.

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Today is the first day of the rest of my life.

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My name is Bonnie I live in CT DST

I went from 258 to 126 pounds and have maintained it since 12/28/12.

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Put the kettle on Bonnie. I'm popping over for a cup of tea! I'll bring the homemade zucchini muffins I just made. I'm not the best baker, but I think they taste pretty good. See what you think! We'll sit and chat and have a laugh about things. I'll tell you how proud I am of how well you're doing since your surgery and how positive you're being. But if you need a good moan about it all I'll sit and listen. Nobody can stay upbeat all the time. Everyone needs to say 'This is hard! This is no fun!' once in a while.
The disadvantage of SparkFriends is we aren't just round the corner, and we can't really pop over and set the world to rights over a cup of tea. But we would if we could. Hang in there, We're all rooting for you!


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Haven't heard from my Mom in a couple days. I don't know what is going on. I have Dr. appts. on Monday(2) so practiced going down the stairs with the walker instead of the cane. The is scary. I am having a pity party today for myself. I want to go see my Mom. I just feel like no one cares. No one has called and no one has been over to see me.

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I'm glad your PT is progressing Bonnie and I hope you get on the Meals on Wheels program!

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I found it, set my goal and logged my time. I did a whole lot of nothing yesterday so I'm trying to get back at it today. It's like Christmas morning over here. I found my Harley flash light and some rings that I'm trying on right now to see if I can still wear them. I found some boots which I will see if Caley wants since they are gorgeous but my feet are too big for now. Wondering what else I'm going to find, but it's sure going to motivate me to get this house in order. LOL

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Angela--The challenge is a fitness challenge. Check it out.

The physical therapist came today and tortured me some more. I also had a social worker come. He is going to see if he can get me Meals on Wheels a couple times a week. It is hard to cook or even carry something from the microwave when using a walker. The PT said I am progressing nicely. I have a Dr. appt. on Mon.


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Today is the first day of the rest of my life.

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My name is Bonnie I live in CT DST

I went from 258 to 126 pounds and have maintained it since 12/28/12.

Too Blessed to be Stressed.






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Day 2 of March . . . we made it to PA last night and are hanging out with my SIL today before continuing to Georgia tomorrow. There are snow flurries in the air but no storm here so we are heading to breakfast and some geocaching. . . .then dinner with the niece and nephew tonight.
Ready for warmer weather this weekend in Georgia

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Well, I'm not working so yesterday I worked on my house. Great workout and proud of all I accomplished. It also snowed yesterday so I was out there shoveling. If the March challenge was a fitness challenge, I'm off to a flying start! LOL

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I'm feeling positive about March! We've got sleet and snow here this morning, but there are signs that Spring is around the corner.
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So far so good . . .I am grateful for clear and dry roads to travel on. Nothing for exercise today but food has been good.

Ability is what you are capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. By Charles Swindoll


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February we had a challenge where people listed positive things in their lives. I thought we could expand on that and let's discuss how our day went. If you had a good day, we can all celebrate and feel good with you, if you had a rough day, we can all offer support. Isn't that what a team is for? This will be ongoing.

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I am responsible for my own happiness.

My name is Bonnie I live in CT DST

I went from 258 to 126 pounds and have maintained it since 12/28/12.

Too Blessed to be Stressed.






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