Thank you for your patience while I disappeared from my blog and social media and basically the world to recuperate after my appendix burst.
Ever have one of those experiences where you know it’s changing your life — right as it’s happening?
But you’re just not totally clear on how it will alter you in the end?
I guess that happens with big life experiences like getting married and having kids. But turns out — it also happens when your health is on the line. Something that until this point, I’ve had no experience with.
I thought I had food poisoning at the end of January. But I’ve had food poisoning before and I’d never had such intense stomach pains with it. But I just figured it would go away.
It didn’t and I ended up in the emergency room with a ruptured appendix! Boy was that painful.
Apparently this doesn’t happen a lot anymore because people get to the hospital well before this tiny organ has a chance to explode. Read more