Monthly Archives: November 2014

Newcastle Island

I sat down in front of my computer this morning at 6.15 ┬áto find a change of plans: Mount Maxwell was scrubbed due to weather (ice, snow, cold) – and we decided on Newcastle Island: not a hike – a … Continue reading

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Is it Friday?

I have no idea whether my work for the week is finished yet – I am still waiting for replies to messages – but the bulk of it is done. And what a crazy day this has been! Three really … Continue reading

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a step back and a step forward

Last night felt like a step back. I was i pain all night (and no, I did not take painkillers). I got up shortly after 5 because it was just useless to even pretend I was going to get any … Continue reading

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without a sling

I have my arm out of the sling and am trying for the first time since the accident typing without. My hand is shaking a bit but it seems to be working. One step at a time. So here are … Continue reading

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Still a lot of work

And more coming in – still working a bit slower. Rai pouring down. Finding it hard to clean Abby up after our walks. The toughest thing is that hotspot/wound in her shoulder. Cleaning it up is really hard. Gold Bond … Continue reading

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almost overwhelmed

It’s not necessarily that I have too much work – it’s the fact that I have more than my regular workload and I’m still typing and moving more slowly – and I have other factors in my schedule – like … Continue reading

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awesome hike

We did it! Even more exciting, I did it! and, according to Julie, I did it just as quickly as I would normally have done it. No we, did not do the full Cameron Lake trail loop – Julie was … Continue reading

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One armed picture taking

It was a beautiful sunny warming – and warm. Was I envious of the group hiking Mount Benson? Um – does a bear sit in the woods? But no matter. Instead of climbing up a mountain, I ventured with Abby … Continue reading

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Friday again

No – this photo was not taken today – it would have taken a miracle to get any shots in the pouring rain and dark cloudy gloom. It is also going to take a miracle for me to take pictures … Continue reading

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typing

All right – I just got through another day successfully. It’s amazing how much more effort everything takes. But I think I am making progress. I am now typing with two hands. That is, I skootch up very close to … Continue reading

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