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Ankles and sneakers
One swollen, scarred ankle and two adorably rolly-polly ones!
The half break-aversary
As of October 27, it has been six months since I broke my ankle. So much has changed. It’s still swollen and intermittently really painful, but being able to walk is so wonderful! The surgeon told me to expect that … Continue reading
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Hiking the Oaks
Hiking looks a little different these days. Hold on. There’s a butterfly! Anyway, it looks different now. Remember all those pictures of Jacob on my back at the top of the hills? Well now Jackson is on my front, … Continue reading
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A day at the park
A first for our little threesome: a walk to the park. I think the walking may have been too much for me, but I miss being able to get outside and walk! I had to try it. It was strange … Continue reading
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Friday was the 38 week mark! I’m never sure how to say in months how pregnant I am, because 40 weeks is 10 months. I think I’m now 9.5 months, and then people think I am overdue. Anyway, I think … Continue reading
The cast is off! I can’t walk on my ankle for two more weeks, but I can move it a bit. The stitches were removed and I can get the incisions wet and everything! There were twelve stitches on the … Continue reading
Happy Mother’s Day! It seemed an appropriate time to post about week 34. That, and I was wearing something other than loungewear. 🙂 I was feeling so huge before the ankle injury, and now I just…don’t. I guess the belly … Continue reading
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Ankle update: prayers answered!!
Though I was given no hope for this possibility (I was told it was a 1% chance), I kept praying that I could be walking before baby O2 comes…and today’s surgery gave me the improbable answer that I should be! … Continue reading
fun at the doctor…x-ray image from Monday, a new splint, kisses on each toe from my guy, and just general cuteness and love. ❤️❤️
The ankle incident
Monday afternoon the strangest thing happened. I stepped out of my front door and fell, I’m not even sure why, and rolled my ankle on the way down pretty badly. It felt disgusting. The end result was that my ankle … Continue reading