Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Discovering beauty in the ordinary

Category: Surgery Journey

Day 142 / Day 60 – Sigmoidoscopy update

Day 142 / Day 60 – Sigmoidoscopy update

I had the sigmoidoscopy this afternoon. Physically, it was one of the worst prep experiences I’ve had – the IV was a hassle and so were some other things I won’t mention here, but I’m still dealing with the painful/unpleasant effects 5 hours later.

Day 136 / Day 54 – Next step

Day 136 / Day 54 – Next step

Thank you all for praying! The latest news is that my surgeon scheduled a sigmoidoscopy for me on Friday the 17th.

Day 128 / Day 46 – Not my will but Thine . . .

Day 128 / Day 46 – Not my will but Thine . . .

I have to admit, I’m a little nervous writing out this blog post. The reason? Because I’m discouraged, and I’m not sure if that’s a good frame of mind to be in when writing an update. But I’ve committed to being transparent and real, so […]

Thankful Thursday – Growing energy

Thankful Thursday – Growing energy

What are you thankful for today? I’m thankful that I can do a little more each day. It’s no longer something I take for granted.¬†

Thankful Thursday – Is this plagiarism?

Thankful Thursday – Is this plagiarism?

What are you thankful for today? I’m thankful for many things, but one thing in particular has stood out to me this week – so much so that I posted about it on my Facebook page yesterday, choosing not to wait until today to be […]