The week after surgery – is all about the dinners

The thing about Purée is that it’s just plain boring. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not hungry and I have to remind myself to eat, but it’s the ‘what’ not the ‘why’ that I’m having problems adjusting to. What’s worse is that I know that the medical professionals aren’t being mean. This isn’t ‘hah you’ve…

The week after Surgery – back to reality

Routine – life after surgery is all about Routine. Medications  – You have medication to take at 8am and  then injections to take at 8am and 10am – for the first two weeks. Food – You have to plan regular meals and snacks and also manage not drinking 30 minutes before and after eating Exercise –…

The week after surgery – Homecoming

We arrived home around 6pm and I was ready for a nap but realised I already needed to eat. I had been sipping water all the way home (top tip, you have been drinking water continuously in hospital so make sure you are ready to keep hydrated. We got a cold bottle from the cafe…