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  • A Fork In The Road
    by not your average mom on March 21, 2018 at 11:50 pm

    One of the things that happens when you have surgery and have to take it easy for a few weeks is that you find yourself with much more time to think. Think about the direction you want your life to take. Think about what’s important to you. […]

  • 3 Weeks Post Surgery
    by not your average mom on March 19, 2018 at 11:40 pm

    *** This post will contain way too much information for some peoples’ comfort level. Consider yourself warned. ***   When you go in to meet with your doctor before you have any kind of surgery, you are given a whole list of things that […]

  • Every Mom Needs a Meal Train
    by not your average mom on March 7, 2018 at 9:54 pm

    The first time I received a meal train was a few years ago when my husband had major surgery. Some friends set it up for me so I’d l have one less thing on my plate while he was out of commission. It was one of the best gifts I was ever given. […]

  • Surgery Update!
    by not your average mom on March 7, 2018 at 1:11 am

    Eight days ago I had a few procedures done — a hysterectomy, a sacrocolpopexy with permanent mesh material, a midurethral sling with permanent mesh material, bilateral salpingectomy, posterior repairs, and other repairs to “bulges” […]

  • Freaking Out A Little. Okay. A LOT.
    by not your average mom on February 26, 2018 at 7:47 am

    All the laundry is washed, folded and put away. Dishes are done and the kitchen is spotless. Lunches are made. I snuck a little note inside each lunchbox so the kids will have a surprise. The kitchen is stocked enough so the kids can pack decent […]