Hello dear reader.
I got home yesterday from my visit with my daughter. It was incredible to get to spend time with her and my son-in-law. I’m extremely thankful that my pain levels stayed where I could push through them for the majority of the visit.
The pain started getting bad the day before I left. I don’t know about any of you, but I can usually tell if it’s just a bad day or settling in to stay for awhile. This was the settling in kind of pain. My daughter and husband both asked me about staying one more day to see if it would ease up, but I didn’t think it would help. The drive home was not fun. Wednesday was painful, but yesterday was much worse.
There are so many times I deal with flare-ups for no reason at all. This one is worth it. I got to visit Louissa. We spent the weekend just hanging out around the house and talking. We have many of the same interests, so that itself was worth the drive. I got to go meet a couple of her kids on Monday, which was a lot of fun. When we left the school she brought me up to the Holy City . Here’s a link to pictures and the story of it in case you missed it: The Holy City of the Wichitas . Then Tuesday evening I got to go to the school’s 4th of July pageant. It was great!
I’m planning to spend this weekend sitting around the house with Tim and the dogs and taking long naps. I’m going to read (or listen to) a good book and relax. I think that’s part of finding life too.
We’ll be checking in on the Escape Book Club the beginning of next week. Check that out if you haven’t gotten involved with it yet. We’re going to have a good time with it. Here’s our first book: Escape Book Club Book
Until next time…