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6 weeks post surgery

6 weeks ago I had my surgery to repair the fully ruptured Achilles tendon on my right foot.

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Surgery complete. Full rupture. When I do it, I do it all the way 😆 general was good, aside from a bit lip. Oh, and my boob has a very tender spot...I must has been lying on something during the surgery (I was face down). My leg has a nerve block below my knee, so no pain. But I have that weird Novocain feeing in you mouth after a cavity feeling. It’s like dead weight. Steve has been awesome. The kids have been awesome. Friends and family have been awesome. I’m so thankful #letthehealingbegin #achillesrupture A post shared by Joanna (@comebackdaddy) on Oct 14, 2019 at 2:56pm PDT

It seems like forever ago. Honestly. Perhaps the longest 6 weeks of my life. And, I'm really not exaggerating.

The first week was a blur. I was taking oxi pretty regularly. The wrap around my leg was excruciating at times, and I was just trying to get by. Steve was home, and was a champ …

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