The novelty of crutches has well and truly worn off, assuming it existed in the first place.
On Tuesday I had to go to the hospital for an echocardiogram (as my GP thinks I have a heart murmur) and getting from the car to the cardio department on crutches was quite frankly exhausting… I’d rather run 10k but as that’s what got me in this state I’d better stick to the crutches for now! As well as working up quite a sweat my hands were very sore. However, the pain is generally much more manageable so I can gently hobble around the house crutch free.
Each day I try to get out of the house which usually involves taking my crutches for a spin round the supermarket and buying chocolate. Most of the day I stay in the house, on the sofa… as such I’ve come up with the idea of (cr)afternoon activities.
In the past few days I’ve done some knitting, and have almost finished the front of my jumper, and I’ve been playing around with various poetry merchandise as I’m considering getting a stall at our village Christmas festival. Yesterday, I created a pretty awesome calendar, images from Pixabay and poetry from me! Here’s a sneak peek…