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My Cataract Journey (Part 3: The Second Surgery)

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on September 10, 2020

Read Part 1 and Part 2 The second surgery is done, and what a difference they’ve made in my life. I really didn’t realize how bad my vision was until I could see. The first one went so well, with no expectations, and I thought this one would be the same. But even though I was already comfortable with the process of putting a gown over my clothes and getting the anesthesiologist ready to give me a relaxer, i... Read more…

My Cataract Journey (Part 2: In Limbo)

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on August 6, 2020

In her first post, Vicki talked about the lead-up to her cataract surgery. In this post, she goes through the week following the surgery on the left eye. The afternoon after surgery I went home and did nothing but keep the eye open for a while until it got tired. So, I spent most of the afternoon listening to the TV and relaxing.The discharge instructions said no water in the eye, so showering became interesting. I fig... Read more…

My Cataract Journey (Part 1)

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on July 27, 2020

In 2018, my eye doctor told me I was developing a cataract on my left eye, but at that point it was not bad enough to do anything about it. In early 2019, I knew my vision in my left eye was getting worse, but I thought it wouldn’t bother me. Boy, was I wrong about that.Last July, when we went for our yearly visit, I couldn’t make out anything with my left eye because the vision had deteriorated so much. But because th... Read more…

Here it is day 3,080 of quarantine or so it feels like an...

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on May 12, 2020

Here it is day 3,080 of quarantine or so it feels like anyway.  We have had the office closed down since March 20 and have been spending our time cleaning out boxes of stuff. We moved into that office in August 2003 and there were boxes up there that still had the moving company numbers on them.  Those were the first to go.  After a few weeks the county opened up the outside ranges so at least we could do some tea... Read more…

Advance School 2020

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on March 23, 2020

Well it has been a busy March.  We did the Advance School the first two weeks and had a great time with everyone.  A lot of learning and progressing with everyone’s game.  Now it’s going to be fun to watch them all grow.  We had quite a few new people that had never been before and the hardest part for them was getting home.  Not so much the first weekend but by the second weekend, the airlines had started to hurt... Read more…