Archive for February, 2007

Dosage dilemma

27Feb07

My nasal passages are threatening me with an infection. I can breathe freely, however, my cheekbones ache and I can feel my teeth when I walk. In the kids’ medicine cabinet, I have two samples of antibiotics. One is a five-day pediatric dosing of Zithromax, the other is a one-day pediatric dosing of Omnicef. Since […]


I have been fighting a mega-nasty cold the past week, leaving me weak and with few functioning brain cells. The writing portion of my brain is on strike. My whole body aches from coughing. Now that Andrew is back from far off places like Spain, I’m going to take this opportunity to lay in bed […]


You Are 16% Hypochondriac While your physical health isn’t always perfect, you don’t freak out about it.You know there’s only so much you can do, and worrying doesn’t change anything. Are You a Hypochondriac?


Remember that 30-page paper I have due April 1? Yep, I’m working at a snail’s pace on that one. My spam file is a veritable treasure trove of good fortune. Those spaminators are offering me the perfect solution. An answer to my deepest procrastinator tendencies. Sent: Wednesday, February 21, 2007 5:25:19 PM Subject: Fw: Do […]


Today is Ash Wednesday, kicking off the joyous season of Lent. Each year, my mom gets exasperated. “No sooner do we celebrate Jesus’ birth, we turn around and hang him on a cross!” That’s my mom’s subtle way of pointing out that Lent takes place so quickly after Christmas. She says this every year, which […]


For me, few things are sweeter than this.


I have been “tagged” for this meme by Sizzle. I have to say, I’m touched! Thanks Sizz! I need to write six things that are weird about me. They are: 1. At the age of 17, I piloted the Goodyear blimp. Okay, I didn’t necessarily pilot the thing, but the captain let me steer for […]