Things that slow me down. #3: Back in the shop, but not for long.

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Blog entry by Natalie posted 02-27-2013 07:59 AM 1318 reads 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 2: Getting better, getting going, slowly and carefully. Part 3 of Things that slow me down. series Part 4: Thanks for the support »

I am happy to be back in the shop. I am continuing to work on some shelves for the shop, but am now scheduled for yet another surgery next Tuesday. Sheesh! Too hard to explain, but its basically complications of the complications, of the complications. I’m really a very healthy person, but the radiation I had 10 years ago on one side is causing all these problems.

I’m changing my expectations for my woodworking accomplishments until I get this thing resolved once and for all.
In the meantime, I am going to live vicariously through all you guys, so keep working and keep posting, I’ll be in the background listening and watching and probably making obnoxious comments.


-- Natalie - My mind is like a bad neighborhood, I don't like to go there alone.

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#1 posted 02-27-2013 12:55 PM

I wish you a speedy recovery. Hope all goes well and you get to feeling better soon.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 02-27-2013 01:08 PM

Let us know how you do Natalie! Keep in touch too. We all chat with each other whether we are working on woodwork or not, so please keep visiting! Good luck with your surgery and I hope you have a quick recovery!


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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will delaney

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#3 posted 02-27-2013 01:46 PM

Hope to see you back in the shop soon! You have made some inspiring projects and I would like to see more of them. Quick recovery!


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#4 posted 02-27-2013 04:21 PM

Hope you are able to return to woodworking soonest.

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#5 posted 02-28-2013 02:28 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you. Keep in touch while you are rehabbing and you’ll be all inspired by the time you’re back up to speed.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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