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DayQuil vs NyQuil

Dear makers of Vicks,

I love your new ad campaign, I do. The ads are fun and relatable and there are no half-naked ladies in there which is always a plus in my book. 139 more words


Sicky Sick Sickypants

I got sick over Thanksgiving. Then around new year’s. Then yesterday.

I am a pretty healthy person. I run, I spin, I eat WAY healthier than most people. 326 more words


Complications of the Flu May Include Extreme Deflation

I’ve been sick as a dog this past week. First my son was socked with a “flu-like virus” (which is apparently our pediatrician’s polite way of saying “you’ve got the flu”) Then he kindly passed it onto his little sister and she promptly responded by coughing directly into my mouth 150 times so I wouldn’t miss out.  531 more words


Has Ireland Changed Me?

People keep asking me if I feel any different like somehow traveling abroad for two weeks means something drastic about myself was going to change. Each time a relative or friend or Facebook stalker asked me if I felt different I would chuckle, force a smile and mumble some snarky response and go about my day. 510 more words


Day 38, January 9, 2015

And I’m down. The flu has finally gotten to me. I was lucky to stay healthy for as long as I did! Time to medicate…

How to Get Over Your Winter Cold

and by that I mean, your upper respiratory infection, your virus, your bacteria gone wild in your body with all the gruesomeness that goes with it. 412 more words


The Year of the Sheep Says F**k You!


Welcome to 2015, the Year of the Sheep (Goat) in Chinese astrology. I only know because my husband Lorin has been a practitioner of kung fu for over a decade, and we often go to Chinese New Year celebrations with his school. 708 more words

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