Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Amazing.

When I said that the pixie was sick on Sunday, I meant really, really sick.  Bad enough to have me a little scared.  She was breathing hard and fast, her heart was beating hard and fast, she had a deep, barking cough, and was running a fever.  I was going to call the doctor on Monday...and then, after a good night's sleep, she was much improved.  Still coughing, but no fever, and no difficulty breathing. 

I was the one having difficulty, yesterday--difficulty keeping her still and quiet to continue her recovery.  I'm having the same trouble today. 

And today, she's throwing mini-tantrums when I refuse to let her up to run around and play. 

She's going back to school tomorrow.

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  1. I've got a little getting over her inner ear infection mess as we speak. A shot of Rocephin with some codeine syrup and she's running like the little buzzsaw she is. I hate it when the littles get sick. Here's to your little's recovery...

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    1. Thanks. I think the pixie is, for the most part, fully recovered.

      I remember being small and having an ear infection. That was almost more miserable than the flu. Poor kid. I'm glad yours is feeling better, too.

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  2. Being kids, they DON'T understand the concept of rest... sigh

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    1. I tell both of them that I would dearly love a nap...but can't have one. And that there will come a day when they wished they could take a nap.

      Neither of them believe me.

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