We are back in the UK again, amongst the greenery, the rain and the fading days of summer… The air is cool enough for trousers, breathing and thinking. It is a wonderful change.
We’ve come back not just to escape the heat, but also so I could go ahead with a decision I made a few months ago. On Wednesday afternoon I underwent breast reduction surgery. I spent a long time reaching my decision, 15 years on and off, but in the end I did what was right for me.
The internet was (as always) an invaluable source of information. Diaries, blogs, forums even bra reviews. Where would we be without it?
Ahead lies two and a half weeks of ‘rest’ before I’m allowed to fly or drive… I do not do sitting still easily, so this may yet prove to be the hardest part.
I have a few bits to keep me occupied… Good books, my camera and preparations for a quilting class I am teaching in September. Tomorrow is my 34th birthday and from where I’m standing the year ahead looks good. I’ve learned that sometimes the hardest decisions, can produce the best results…