Dad is just one week out from his spinal stenosis back surgery and doing so very good! He's cleared to walk as much as he wants, but no big downhills and no exertion to the point of sweating.
Dad's been walking in his neighborhood as his energy level allows, so I thought he might like a change of scenery. At lunch, Mom and I took him to nearby Cook Park to explore the ADA-approved trail in the butterfly garden.
We didn't go far, as Dad's energy level is still low. But it was nice to get out in the sun for a little adventure!We also spotted the new bench to honor Sabrina, my student who died in August of an unknown heart condition: