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Mar 30, 2015 8:52 AM

My body has been screaming at me for days and I want nothing more than to take a nice long hot bath. The problem is that we're having major plumbing drama at our house and we're on restriction for just how much water can go down the drains. I'm so tired and sore and frustrated that the fog is getting really bad. Last night it felt like my hips were being squeezed in a vice and it was so hard to walk that my wife had to help me get around. I really hope the plumbing gets fixed soon...

Mar 30, 2015 9:33 AM

Moutaingirl I am so sorry that you are having such a hard time. Hopefully it want be much longer until y'all get your water restrictions raised. Will be praying for you

Mar 30, 2015 12:00 PM

So sorry that you are in so much pain. I truly understand. I love soaking in a hot tub with 7 cups of Epsom salts and some great candles. The running joke in the house is "the tub was calling me." It would be rude to ignore it. Hope you find relief soon. Try stretching or yoga maybe listen to music. Even if you get a large container and put epsom salt and very warm water, put your feet in and you will absorb some of the magnesium from the soak and it does help. I know that is a huge compromise but it does help. Best of luck with the plumbng problems.

Mar 30, 2015 9:22 PM

Thanks for the idea LMB, we only have a shower in our cabin,and I miss being able to soak in a tub. I intend on soaking my feet tomorrow after I get thru all my running around done.

Mar 31, 2015 9:14 AM

I will have to try that, what a good idea ☺. Yesterday was a bit better on toward night time, but the morning was awful!. Luckily today has started out better so I'm hoping I'll be able to relax a bit and then get some gardening done now that I can move on my own.

Mar 31, 2015 12:17 PM

Mountaingirl, I'm glad today's a better day for you. I know what being without water can be like. Try not to overdo the gardening. May you grow an abundance of plants. I miss gardening. 🙏🌼

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