Hello, I'm Raisa. I enjoy writing, gaming, mobile devices, and emotionally investing myself in a bundle of pixels. This is my personal blog. Have fun!

Life Lately


Last week was taxing, but I’m happy to say I’ve been mostly productive. Somehow, I feel much more motivated when I have a lot of things to do. Clearly the most logical time to pile on totally unnecessary, completely non-mandatory activities is when I already have a lot on my plate. I managed my time perfectly though. 10 points for Gryffindor!


My Husband Had Surgery

Last Friday, Michael had surgery for an inguinal hernia repair. He was born with it, and although it hasn’t caused him any pain or trouble, he did want it to get fixed. The entire procedure itself was fairly short. Most of our time at the hospital was just waiting around pre and post op. We had to come in before 6am, so I was pretty exhausted when we got home around lunchtime. Got us some food truck noms when we left and took it easy for the rest of the day. We stayed in over the weekend so he can have a quiet recovery.

Mike is doing very well! He was in a lot of pain the first few days, but each day he gets better. The hardest part is convincing him to let me help him do things since he still has limited mobility. He has a follow-up with his doctor next week. So far so good, so I hope there are no other complications.

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