On Friday, I decided to be brave, pretend that I don’t look and sound hideous on camera and document some of my day on Insta-stories. If you don’t know, Insta-stories are basically like super short video clips or photos that you can add to throughout the day on your Instagram, each photo or video clip… Continue reading A Day in the Life of My Disability
It’s been 12 months since I got my bionic hip (read the how’s and why’s here), well almost 12 months, on the 12 month anniversary of having a metal hip surgically implanted into my hip bones I will be undergoing another orthopaedic procedure and I will be back in hospital- which is not really the… Continue reading Total Hip Replacement – 12 months later..
As it’s National Writing Day, my very good friend Stacey over at Unicornfairy suggested I take advantage of the day. I adore writing and I adore making up stories, I often make up back stories for people I see in the street, or animals. Anything is story worthy as far as I’m concerned. So today I… Continue reading National Writing Day. My Small Story
Back in March I had my 6 month hip replacement review with my consulant. Personally, I’d felt like things were going pretty well, although I’d had a small surgery to remove a bladder stone under general anaesthetic which I think they were less than careful flinging my legs and new hip around so I’d been… Continue reading Hip Replacement – 6 Month Review
Last September I had to have my hip replaced. I became a fully fledged bionic woman. I’m like 60% metal parts these days. You can read about the why’s and where’s in this post https://estellosaurus.com/2016/10/06/total-hip-replacement-my-surgery-experience/ It was a long recovery and at my 12 week review my consultant suggested a course of Physiotherapy, they were… Continue reading Post Hip Replacement Hydrotherapy
Thank you to the lovely Stacey over at Unicornfairy who tagged me in this! Don’t forget to check out her answers here THE RULES OF THE BEDTIME TAG Step 1: Thank the person who nominated you, and link back to their blog. Step 2: Display The Bedtime Tag badge. Step 3: Answer the ten questions.… Continue reading The Bedtime Tag
It’s been around 20 weeks since I had my hip replaced. Somedays it feels like an age ago, other days it feels like it was only last week. Next month I will be having my 6 month review with my consultant, so today seemed like a good time to talk about how it’s all been… Continue reading Hip Replacement Recovery -Week 20