Category Archives: Illness

Sickies

One of the grandkids says she “has sickies” whenever she is feeling under the weather. I am not sure if she made this terminology up on her own or if she is repeating a parental bit of nomenclature. Nonetheless, it … Continue reading

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Friday Rant

The other day, I was wondering why my acid reflux meds were not working as well as they normally do. I wish I had known, however, that I was actually getting a cold. My coughing and sore throat, which are … Continue reading

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Under the weather

Tis the season for respiratory infections and I thought I was in the clear. That is a silly thought but I always hold out and think that maybe this time I shall avoid getting a nasty cold. Since the latest, … Continue reading

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Child related diseases

As a parent, grandparent, and person involved in granchildcare, I have seen all sorts of nasty diseases floating around our family. At a certain point in time, one begins to marvel that it has been possible to seemingly avoid contracting … Continue reading

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Sometimes…

Sometimes an idea is in repose, resting in one’s mind and unfortunately finds itself in difficulty when it comes to the actual expression of one’s thoughts. Certain things that need to be expressed need to be done so with care. … Continue reading

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