300 days after my lip surgery I have a small white scar that is slowly fading away. While I was hoping to not have any leftover marks on my lip, I’m just happy that the granuloma didn’t come back!
Day after surgery. Already looking better! Kinda surprised some I don’t heal very fast at all! One pleasant side effect – if you look past the horrible cut – Angelina Jolie lips. At least until the swelling goes down.
So it’s been a while since I wrote because I’ve been dealing with some health issues. Surprise, right!? Back in April I noticed a smallish blue/purple bump forming on my lip. It didn’t hurt and I thought it was a bruise at first. But it didn’t go away and by July I decided that I… Continue reading Fat Lip Girl
… And not the delicious finger licking kind either. Did you ever wake up in the morning and feel like Bruce Lee just roundhouse kicked you in the ribs. Ouch. We’re supposed to be getting some bad weather in the next few days and Mother Nature thinks it’s a great idea to make me… Continue reading Right to the Ribs
Recently I’ve been thinking about my first flare and whether there were any signs or some kind of signal that could have foretold the pain that I was soon going to be in. Pretty sure a flare feels exactly like being trampled by a T-Rex. And I’m starting to think that (for me mind you) my… Continue reading Warning: Flare Ahead
I don’t know if you can call this a Lupus related post or not. Last week my husband and I got to go on vacation!! And we chose …. New York City! It had been ages since I had visited and my husband hadn’t been since he was 9! We did some tourist stuff… Walked… Continue reading Feeling bad for feeling bad.
So several months ago I decided that I was going to start reblogging again. Good idea – bad timing. I work full time in a field that every 18 months has an “outage” period where full time staff work gruelling hours. Usually this crazy work period only last for about 30 to 60 days, but… Continue reading Time Crunch