OK, my friends who suffer - several of you have asked me to post on how we have recovered. So, here it is... drum roll.....
THE GRABLE RECOVERY PLAN
take one pill and call me in the morning.
Just kidding. If only it were that easy! I'm sure I'll forget a few things, but I'll give it a go and try to list everything. I'd like to insert a caution here - when you are hurting, it can be very tempting to latch onto every success story and attempt to recreate it for yourself. But we are all so very different. Try one thing for a few weeks - if you see nothing change, try something else. You can always come back and try something later as you feel better also - our bodies change as we recover, so something that doesn't seem to work at first may work better as your body starts to work again. The biggest thing is this: I NEVER change more than one thing every 2 weeks. Every time I've tried that, I can never figure out what works, which thing is working... and I end up back at square one,
So, in no particular order, here is what I can think of that has helped us. Wait, that may not be helpful. I'll try to put these in order ;)
Now I want a nap!
Yes, those are sweet potatoes. We got a great deal and we love them. Yum.
Note the lower shelves rather than cabinets. I use glass bowls from Ikea as "drawers."
Best. Couch. Ever.
So, there you have it. This is how we went from this: