Smooth infusion day

Tiny Boston stuffy and hot pack for comfort around IV in my arm

It was about as smooth of a day as I could have hoped, given that I was receiving my 11th chemo infusion treatment for Crohn’s Disease.

Thanks to a combo of jet lag and nerves, I woke up early enough to take a seated shower without rushing, and then get back in bed to recover from the shower. That tells you my energy level these days. Apparently, I used every last “spoon” in my reserve to walk us through Venice and get us back home.

My friend Kelley drove me to the hospital, where we got a great parking spot. Then I got to sit in my favorite (read: private) chair in the infusion lab, and even better, the amazing nurse found a vein on the first attempt!

Everything went pretty smoothly, and so on the way home, we went through a surprisingly empty drive-thru line to get In-N-Out burgers for us and our mothers (both Kelley and I take care of our mamas). Even Paisley got a dog patty.

I barely remember much after that because I fell asleep very early in the evening and slept fitfully for about 15 hours. So, dear readers, please accept my apologies on the tardiness of this post.

Wednesday’s #OneGoodThing was a smooth infusion day! Many thanks to my good friend Kelley!!!

Day 290 of 365. And Day 1,021 in a row (here’s the first 366 & the following 365)! 

1 year ago today: My goofy girl

2 years ago today: Another day of love

What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the comments!

6 replies

  1. Glad you are home safe and sound. Look forward to catching up. Hope that you get good rest along with your Mama and that you feel much better tomorrow. Big Hugs and Love, Jan

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