Just under 6 months ago I did not thing we would be prepping for you summer vacation, but after quad bypass surgery and the ok from my Dr in February, we started to book and here we are, 4 days to go before we start on another Derek and Jenn adventure this time to parts of the UK and Italy. We are currently cleaning house … Continue reading Getting Close
It has taken me a while to get back to the blog, I have just not felt the urge to write anything and only now, 10 days after surgery, starting to feel human again. So I thought I would give you are quick update of what went on after my surgery, Jenn did a great job of what it was like for her during the … Continue reading UP and Down in ICU
Could me my last post for a bit, plan to post as soon as I can post op, I am doubt they will let me post from ICU, but will try. Jenn’s perspective I can’t believe I’m writing this the day after surgery, because even thinking of yesterday morning seemed so far away (I sense a song coming on!). The morning started out worrying about … Continue reading D Day – Surgery Day
So how did all this surgery business come about? Well grab a cup of tea and a biscuit and I shall begin. Ok I don’t know… I have to believe that it was just a combination of bad eating for a number of years and genetics, although my dad lived to 80 and my mom is 75, but I have to admit in my early … Continue reading D Minus 5 – Huh!!
[DB] I did not sleep that well last night, usually don’t in hotels. We even turned the heating off but it still stayed warm until the early hours. The last time I stayed at the Delta Calgary Airport was when Carol and Dave came over once. I seem to remember that Charlotte was not even born yet and it was just Sam and Nathan I … Continue reading Day 2 Saturday – Still Going!
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