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June 23, 2009

It's official....

I'm getting old!
I know, I'm only 30, right! So what the heck am I doing with Dry Eye Syndrome? Sounds like a t.v. commercial doesn't it? Well folks, get use to seeing me in these lovely glasses that by the way are like 10 years old and I paid $99 for them when Shawn and I were first married.

Ya see, my eye doctor has been trying new contacts on me for as long as I can remember. Every time, he would say "how do you like these?" Truthfully, I have never been totally satisfied with any of them. My eyes are constantly dry and red. I look like I've been up all night when I have actually gotten a full nights rest.

Well last week, I had had enough and voiced my frustration. He did a little dye test on my eyes and came to the conclusion that I have "dry eyes." Which by the way is very uncommon "for someone my age." FABULOUS, so what does this mean. It means that on bright beautiful sunny days when I want to wear my super cool big black sunglasses with the rhinestones on the side....instead I have to wear these (or my new ones which will be coming in this week). I have to put eye drops in my eyes 4x day for 4 weeks!!! Talk about a pain! At the end of the four weeks, I go back for a reevaluation and possibly the go ahead to wear my contacts and sunglasses again.

So in the meantime, get use to the 4 eyed Lacie :(


  1. I've been wearing glasses since kindergarten, and contacts since middle school, so I feel your pain! Stopping by from SITS to Share the Comment Love...

  2. I would just die without my shades. I had some problems with my contacts and dryness and my Dr finally changed me to Acuvu Oasis. They are just awesome for me. Good luck with your contacts.

  3. Keratoconjuntivitis Sicca!!! Big word for dry eye at least in vet medicine!! I think i have that too! You look great in glasses..don't worry about it!!

  4. Dry eyes are no fun! Hope you can get back to your contacts and cool shades soon.


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