I’ve been MIA for a bit. Dealing with normal busy mom stuff and some health issues. I posted briefly before about my scare a couple weeks ago. I felt kind of silly afterwards, but at the time it really freaked me out when the advice nurse told me to go to the ER for a possible heart attack. I am glad I went though to rule it out. And it made me re-examine some things in my life (but more on that in a bit). The meds the doctor gave me did not end up working – I found this out while on a road trip with The Girl. Lucky for us, she is old enough to drive and is a very good driver. She ended up chauffeuring me across two states and back over a period of 4 days.
The doctor had thought it was a really bad case of heartburn – I had NO idea heartburn could be so bad it felt like a heart attack. But then I have only had heartburn one other time in my life – that is when I was pregnant with The Girl. However, I still had episodes as I called them daily on my trip while on the meds and then when I got back I had an episode that lasted 2 days straight – so we ruled out bad heartburn. Continue reading “This Mom’s Crazy Life”