ACL Week One

So it’s been one week since knee surgery! To learn more about the specifics of my ACL reconstruction, click here. One week ago, I arrived home on crutches. No huge pain on Day 1, but it was a… Read More

Knitting the Days Away

What would you do with a week of non-stop relaxation? I’ve had a few of those weeks lately, interspersed with a handful of days when I could also be working. I’m off-season in my otherwise busy year of… Read More

Bandages off! I was so psyched to get an 8am text of surprise visitors coming down to visit yesterday! So exciting! And when another couple of friends joined late afternoon as well – with the most amazing pasta… Read More

The Day of Surgery

It’s Saturday morning on the couch, and I figured I’m feeling well enough to share a bit about my day of surgery on Thursday! As I wrote in the last post, my range of motion at Monday’s appointment… Read More

Before Surgery

So I’ve been torn felt weird about blogging since tearing my ACL a month ago – thus rendering myself a non-runner for at least the four months following. I love the running community SO much, and I love… Read More

I’m meeting with two surgeons today! One from Cape Cod Orthopaedics and another from New England Baptist in Boston. I’m really looking forward to moving on in the next stage of this process, and to officially counting down… Read More

New Year, New Strength

Happy New Year!! This morning we stuck to our plans for a wonderful group trail run! I wasn’t able to run, of course, but it was important to me to show up – both physically and mentally. My… Read More