GreenQueen

Stroke Survivor - female
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About GreenQueen

  • Rank
    Senior Mentor
  • Birthday 08/12/1972

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  • Stroke Network Email
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Shared Information

  • Stroke Anniversary (first stroke)
    01-30-2012
  • Stroke Anniversary (second stroke)
    04-02-2014
  • Interests
    Family time, scrapbooking, reading
  • How did you find us?
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  • First Name
    Janelle
  • State
    Western Australia

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  1. GreenQueen

    Good idea. Will try to remember that for Monday. I didn't know about the health care card. I'll look into that. Yet another confusing thing about the ndis. 💚👑
  2. GreenQueen

    So two weeks ago my doctor put me on more medication for diabetes. Not only does it add to our expenses, it makes me feel bad. Apparently the unwell feeling will only last about four weeks!! I know it's for my overall health but wow. Over it. 💚👑
  3. GreenQueen

    Asha how exciting!! 💚👑
  4. GreenQueen

    We went to the cemetery the other day to see Wayne's dad and my cousin Jason. Wayne doesn't often want to go to see his dad, makes him sad. It was the first time I'd seen Jason since he died, and now I get how Wayne feels. I was quite down for the rest of the day. I like to go see Wayne's dad and my grandparents in both Northampton and Busselton, as I want them to know they are missed. I'm a Christian, and believe in eternal life; I also think visiting the place I said goodbye to people shows how much they meant to me. 💚👑
  5. GreenQueen

    Willis if I need to talk to someone at the bank, or insurance company etc, and know there's going to be thinking involved, I quite often tell them I have brain damage. Makes the conversation so much easier, from both points of view. 💚👑
  6. Jana No one here will EVER tell you to 'get over it' or to 'buck up'. We are here for support and love. We got you 💚👑
  7. Oh wow! Mark that sounds awesome! So glad there were many things you were able to do! Would love to see photos when you get a chance! 💚👑
  8. GreenQueen

    Lynne how's the numbness? 💚👑
  9. GreenQueen

    We had such a good time! I'm exhausted, but it was well worth it. There were 11 of us staying in the cottage, and two were there just for Saturday. I think the trip was just what Jennelle wanted. 💚👑
  10. GreenQueen

    Pinjarra is 5 1/2 hours from home. Jennelle is my very best friend; we went to the UK together in 1994 and were away for two years. When she married Jeffrey in 1997 I was her chief bridesmaid. When Wayne and I married in 1999 she was my chief bridesmaid. Wayne and I are their eldest daughter's godparents and Jennelle and Jeffrey are Carrah's godparents. This whirlwind trip will take it out of me, but there was no way I was missing it. We are on the bus for 4 1/2 hours, then Jennelle will pick us up in Perth for the last hour. Can't wait to see her.
  11. GreenQueen

    Road Trip

    My beautiful friend Jennelle is 50. Carrah and I are off to Pinjarra to spend the weekend with Jennelle and her three daughters.
  12. GreenQueen

    Kev that's awesome. Kudos to you for keep on keeping on. Well worth it! Hairs all good...just reliving the 70s! 💚👑
  13. GreenQueen

    What Heather said. Please do see your doctor regarding the numbness. 💚👑
  14. GreenQueen

    Hello Lynne! Welcome! I call us the night shift, as we are down under. I'm so sorry to read about your health issues, then the stroke. I too, lost the use of my dominant side. It does get easier. Looking forward to sharing with you. Also, no question is silly. And venting is definitely allowed. 💚👑
  15. GreenQueen

    Mark, Riley is just gorgeous. What a beautiful happy smile he has! He will be having adventures over that bridge...so sorry your handsome boy is no longer with you. Heather, my Riley is looked upon with my rose coloured glasses, that I cannot deny, but I definitely think the lead idea is a great one. Will discuss it with Wayne, as he'll have to be part of the training. 💚👑