Paying for all the hard partying but without the hard partying

In fifteen years she’ll be spending her weekends just like this but for very different reasons.

Sniffling, sneezing, coughing, aching…

… stuffy head, fever.. why yes I DO memorize all cold medicine commercials. What?

My third grader

An undaunted fever hit Leta last Wednesday night (reaching a high of 104.5 on Thursday and Friday) and kept her in bed until midday yesterday when it finally relented and her appetite returned. I was feeding her anything during that time—pop tarts, ice cream, cookies, pretty much anything that would appear in the first line [...]

Thank you, Dr. Internet

Last week’s virus that sealed my throat shut luckily lasted only a few days. Normally, a sickness like that would have knocked me out…