Guess who has a sinus infection now? ME!Are you kidding me, Universe?? It all began last week Wednesday when I started feeling a lot of post-nasal drip and had a really weird cough where the congestion was, like, not at the surface (if that makes any sense) so I had to keep deeply clearing my … Continue reading tis the season
So, I wrote early last week about how Super Boy was diagnosed with his first sinus infection in about three years, and how I was really sad to hear he had one, given that he had ONE BIG NON-STOP sinus infection from the time he was a baby until he was about 3-1/2 years old. … Continue reading not good
My poor little boy has been sick since mid-last week. It started with a little congestion and coughing that I first noticed last Wednesday. When he woke Thursday, it seemed worse, so I kept him home. I checked his temp and it was normal, but the cough was really bothering him, so I gave him … Continue reading not again!
This has been a rough week. After a busy, action-packed weekend spent in good health, Super Boy woke up Monday morning with a headache and a low fever. No other symptoms, but already the alarms were starting to go off in my head because that was exactly how Super Boy started off when he had … Continue reading a sick boy and a plea to parents
Well, we found out in fairly short order what it was that got Super Boy sent home from school sick on Friday: My baby has strep throat. 😦 Here's how it all went down...Friday afternoon: Phone call from school saying Super Boy had been to the office twice with the bad headache, but when they … Continue reading The Creeping Crud
I'm really not a very superstitious person. Let me just get that out there right now, before I proceed. I've had - and adored - a black cat. I've walked under ladders (considering my husband is on one in various locations around the perimeter of our house pretty much all summer long, they're hard to … Continue reading Friday the 13th: Welcome to My Nightmare
We were ALL ready to start loading up the van to head down to Chicago for a day of shopping and a fun night at the Palmer House Hilton before continuing on to Michigan to celebrate Thanksgiving with my Italian in-laws. When all of a sudden, Super Boy puked. Not in the bathroom, as Mommy … Continue reading Thanksgiving: Turkey, Mashed Potatoes. Oh, and a side order of vomit. Ugh…
I was born and bred a Midwestern girl. I've lived in the same Midwestern state my entire life, despite dreams of escaping to the warmer climes of California on many an occasion. Alas, when I chose Super Man as my mate, I committed to stay in this state, at least until Super Girl (Super Man's … Continue reading Six Reasons Why I HATE Winter