About Me: Female, 47, Modesto, CA, member since May 2012
I am a 45 year old with Chronic Pain. I use to be a foster parent and CPS Social Worker, involved in several community clubs. Now I am a stay at home mom on LongTerm Disability and SSDI.
I have a wonderful adoptive daughter who is 14, adoptive son who is 12, a grown daughter who is 24 and two adorable grandsons. I love my family. I adore all my children weather fostered, adopted, biological, grandchildren. I hate this person I have become since back to back spinal surgeries, loss of my job, loss of my mobility, and constant pain has forced me to slow down and not do a lot of the things I love to do.
I am looking for inspiration and trying to find a way to live with this constant pain and enjoy my life to it's fullest. When working I always dreamed about the day when I would be home with my family and what I would do. Now I am home and dream of the day I can go back to work and enjoy my life again.
Hope everyone is doing well. I have been away for several months. Hope to get caught up and back online. Ready for a great Summer!
Hope everyone is doing well. I have been away for several month, just not feeling very well. Hope to get caught up and back online. Ready for a great Summer!
Been gone for a bit not able to get myself up and online! Flare ups you know how it goes! Sorry if I missed anyone, sometimes it is just hard to keep up. But feeling a bit better and able to lift my head always helps... LOL
Thank you for the note. I haven't been doing very well at all. More problems--and my husband had a health issue also. Things are not so great for me, but I wish you a good weekend. Its really hot in NJ, its 91 degrees today. I have to get back to the boards myself.
good god girl where ya been....i hope you are doing well motown. It will be nice to have you around again. We're still trying---still surviving here at the couch.. Join in once you get caught up and settled in. I look forward to hearing from you.................om
hey motown---ya still there? I hope so. Check my new thread at chronic pain couch---i almost pasted your beach story there. Why not come hang out for a while on the couch and tell us some more stories of your adventures in da big city. And i do hope this note finds you and finds you well. your pain-friend omhome
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