Good morning all here we are on
Sunday morning, well it's Sunday morning here, I have been up since
4.30am as usual and done an hour and a half of exercises, Tim will be
up soon he has to go to work today he had yesterday off.
Yesterday saw both of us go out
after I hung the towels on the line to dry, oh yeah just remembered
yesterday after I did my morning exercises I went out to Kmart to get
a yoga mat which I did get only a cheap on it was all I could afford
at the moment but it is a bit softer then laying just on the floor. I
also bought my self another pedometer again only a cheap one I have
had dearer ones in the past but they never last any longer then the
$3 ones so why bother paying more.
Anyway this morning I was using the
pedometer and what did this silly woman do she reset it accidentally
it was at a 1,000 steps and then the next time I looked at it, it
said 201 steps so I must have reset it so I am going to have to be
more careful tomorrow I want a good idea how many steps my morning
workout equals. I also want to wear it when on the cruise because
you seem to do a lot of walking while on the cruise.
Today Kathy and Jessica are coming
over for lunch and Jessica is going to be doing the cooking, she is
doing savoury mince, I just invited Natasha as Tim will be at work
they are at loggerheads again over money, longish story not going
into it but since he is going to work I sent her a text inviting her
to lunch I doubt she will show up though.
Tim just got up so I am going to
change out of my shorts as my legs are cold, back again.
I am hoping that when they are here
I can get Kathy to get my clothes off the line since doing so really
hurts my back, I cannot stand for very long before the pain starts to
set in. I am so over all the pain and not being able to move due to
pain. Yesterday was a bad day pain wise but not as bad as Friday
today so far I am ok only a small amount of pain. I even managed to
do some of the bending exercises with very little pain.
Here medical people ask you to rate
your pain out of 10 with 10 being the worst pain you can imagine,
Friday I would have given the pain about a 8, yesterday was about a
6 and this morning so far only around 4-5. My mum usually rates her
pain between 7-12 most days sitting around 8-9 she is in that much
pain all the time.
On Friday mum had a visit from a
nurse to see if she qualified for home care assistant, some one to
come in and clean her house which is what she wants as she is unable
to do it any-more and she doesn't like to ask Sandra who does all the
shopping and often mows the lawns and such, dad vacuums most days but
cleansing the bath and changing the sheets she has get either Sandra
or Sue to do for her. Anyway she does qualify so when we get back
from our cruse she is hoping to have heard from someone to get that
up and running.
Many years ago after mum had her
stroke she had someone come in each week to clean for a few months,
that woman was Mrs Simpson, who as it turns out is the grandmother of
my grandsons father small world or what.
Also when mum was working back in
the 90's she also did cleaning for home-care clients and now again
she is in need of home-care assistant, one day the way I am going I
may need it too but for now most days I cope. Although I just had to
ask Tim to but my socks on for me I can do it but it is difficult and
takes a while if he does it, its done much quicker.
Ok that is all from me for this post
I will be back tomorrow sometime with more ramblings.