Super Mom

Whine with permission

I can handle pain.  I went on to have three children…clearly I can handle pain.  I don’t easily stay home from work.  I just don’t.  I don’t see what difference it makes to feel sick at home or sick at works.  Still going to feel sick either way.

Today however I stayed home from work.  I have had flu like symptoms since Christmas.  Friday night I often woke up with a sore throat but since I was handling Zander and his horrible earache I didn’t have much energy left over to give myself much attention.

Yesterday I couldn’t swallow.  Could hardly talk.  Not because I didn’t have a voice but because it just hurt too much.  I actually went to the doctor this morning (another thing I don’t easily do) and according to him I have reason to complain lol ….. so see, I can whine with permission.

I have a throat infection that has left my uvula so swollen that at times it feels as though I cannot breath at all and talking is just painful and I have blister like sores in my throat.  Add to that middle ear infection in both ears and I’m set for a lot of pain….no … wait… my body wanted to put me through more and I started vomiting (no I suppose you didn’t want to know that) but do you know how much THAT hurts a throat!?

So poor Zander hasn’t had much of a birthday with a quiet, sick mother.  I haven’t even had a taste of his cake!  I suppose this is one way to start a diet ….


13 responses

  1. jenty

    Hope you feel better soon! Hope you’re not going to work tomorrow either, sounds like you need to rest.

    January 14, 2008 at 9:31 pm

  2. my3boysandi

    hope you get better soon


    January 14, 2008 at 9:54 pm

  3. Hmmm….you don’t look sick in the new header.
    (Love the new header.)

    January 14, 2008 at 10:02 pm

  4. Hay

    Oh no way, how truly awful. Zander looked like he had a fab time anyway. Don’t stress about work, no one engraves, *she never took a day off sick* on their tombstone ;). Get better soon!

    January 14, 2008 at 10:45 pm

  5. Moaning Myrtle

    oh no – sorry to hear you are so sick. look after yourself and get better soon.

    January 14, 2008 at 10:56 pm

  6. Gina

    Oh no!!!! Feel better soon. 😦 Lots of cold, cold water will help that throat.

    I didn’t get a chance to comment yesterday before my girls interrupted my blog stalking. I loved the Spiderman cake!!

    January 14, 2008 at 11:32 pm

  7. threepartharmony

    Hope you feel better soon!

    January 15, 2008 at 12:06 am

  8. And then we go and pitch up for a visit and drag you out of bed. Sorry about that, I could immediately see how bad you felt. Hoping yesterday was the worst of it and that you’re feeling loads better today.

    January 15, 2008 at 10:16 am

  9. Sorry you are so sick. That is not fanTy.

    January 15, 2008 at 10:19 am

  10. Gen

    Hope you are getting some rest and that you are already feeling better!!!! Take Care

    January 15, 2008 at 3:27 pm

  11. Hope you are feeling better very soon – there is cake to be eaten!

    January 15, 2008 at 4:04 pm

  12. SO sorry you’re not well. Hope you’re feeling better soon.

    January 15, 2008 at 5:22 pm

  13. oh my… that’s really bad…

    January 16, 2008 at 4:22 am

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